(On-line + 2 Days: 8am-5pm & 8am-8:30pm, 48.5 CE hrs
This course provides 48.5 hours of comprehensive wound care education. Extensive on-line pre-course work covers all types of wounds: Venous Leg Ulcers, Arterial Ulcers, Pressure Ulcers, Neuropathic Foot Ulcers, Atypical Ulcers, Burns, Moisture Associated Skin Damage, and more. Scope of training includes wound etiology, differential diagnosis,
assessment, debridement, dressings, modalities, cellular and tissue-based products, and many other
topics. Intensive, hands-on training enables practical application of wound care skills, bandaging and compression garments, conservative sharp debridement, maggot debridement, skin care, moisture management, and other aspects of wound care tailored for Venous Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Phlebolymphedema.
E D U C A T IO N A L L E V E L
Advanced Education. Specialized training for licensed health care professionals.
WHO S H O U L D A T T E N D
This course provides Certified Lymphedema Therapists a pathway to become Certified Lymphedema & Wound
Therapists. However, this wound certification is invaluable to many other practice settings and pertinent to any licensed health care professional working with patients who have wounds.
P R E - R E Q U I S I T E S
PT, PTA, OT, COTA, MD, DO, DPM, PA, NP, or RN license
On-line pre-course work must be completed prior to the live training: 30 CE hrs, completed at your own pace; 8 week lead-time recommended.