Fundamentals in Wound Care


  • Physiology of Normal Wound Repair: Healing Impediments

  • Venous Stasis Ulcer Evaluation and Management

  • Arterial Insufficiency Ulcer Evaluation and Management

  • Diabetic Wounds of the Lower Extremity Evaluation and Management

  • Pressure Ulcer Evaluation and Management

  • Non-Surgical Wound Management Options: Topical Agents and Wound Dressings

  • Debridement Overview

  • Debridement Skills Lab

  • Growth Factors, Cellular and/or Tissue Based Products

  • Nutritional Evaluation and Optimization

  • Reimbursement; Coding; Compliance

  • Pathways to Certification

  • Additional Skills Lab: A hands-on practicum lab including dressing application, debridement, Semmes Weinstein monofilament exam for LOPS, ABI testing and multi-layer compression dressings