What you will be covered in the course:
Introduction to wound assessment
Definition of a wound
Composition of the skin and its functions
Stages of ulcers
Treatment of wounds
Deep tissue injuries
Document and record keeping
At the completion of the course, the participant will be able to effectively and accurately identify, assess, document, and treat various wounds including pressure ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, arterial ulcers, and diabetic ulcers.
While certification is not required to work in wound care, it can be regarded as part of continuous professional development and a commitment to a life-long learning process. Certification demonstrates a level of expertise that enhances the professional standing of the clinician. Employers recognize and value the extra qualification, and it boosts the level of confidence patients have in the care they are receiving.
The program is approved Nationwide by the Florida Board of Nursing.
Provider Approved by: Florida Board of Nursing.
Provider # 20-858356
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Review each Module
Watch the Video in each Module
Pass the Quizzes in the Modules
Pass the Final Exam
Download and Print Your Certificate
What will I learn?
This course aims to provide you with comprehensive information on wound care and related topics. • Acute and Chronic Wounds
• Wound Care Treatment Options
• Treatment of Vascular Ulcers
• Geriatric Skin Conditions
• Support Services
• Atypical Wounds
• Infection Control
Who is the course for?
Our audience can be anyone interested in the topic or anyone who needs the information for professional, personal, or other reasons.
• Registered Nurses (RN)
• Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)
• Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN)
• Nurse Practitioners (NP)
• Physician Assistants (PA)
• Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA)
• Medical Assistant
• Patient Care Tech (PCT/PCA)
• Anyone who wants to learn more about wound care!
How long to I have to complete the course?
The student will have 90 days to complete the course.
Will I receive a certificate?
Yes, As soon as you pass our online training class, you can download and print your certificate.
How do I contact the school?
Mon-Wed 10 am- 7 pm
Thurs. - Fri. 10 am – 4 pm
A minimum of 30 hours participating in the Wound Care online course is required.
Completion of course assignments and participation in online discussions is required.
An average grade of 75% or higher on all assignments, discussions, and course tests is required for passing.
Do I Need Clinical Hours
There are no clinical hours required; our education content, including modules, videos, quizzes, and final exam to be completed online.