Wound Care Certification Options
If you have been researching wound care certification options, you may have stopped after being overwhelmed with a host of acronyms. Despair not- we provide all of the information about the available accredited certification bodies that can help you demystify the process of deciding between wound care certification options.
Simply visit our “compare Wound Care Certification Options” page to learn which license and degree are required as well as how much wound care experience is required. You can then choose which of our courses might best suit your needs.
Our courses will prepare you for the wound care certification option of your choice
There are a variety of wound care certifications available. Our courses are designed to provide you with options by preparing you for the wound care certification of your choice. We believe in choice- when you take one of our courses, we want you to have the option to choose between one of the many certifying bodies available. To this end, we have designed our courses so that you can make the choice that makes the best sense for you.
Whether you are an LPN, RN, physician or other health care professional, we want you to be able to successfully pass the certification exam of your choice that will lead to certification with the certifying body with which you most closely identify. In providing you with so many options, our goal is to help you succeed, no matter which route you choose.
At WoundEducators.com, we have no affiliation with any of the licensing bodies, thus it is not our goal to push you towards choosing one wound care certification over another. All have value, and any of them can help you get to where you want to be in your professional life. Becoming certified as a wound care specialist can help you to move upwards on your career ladder, helping you to command a higher salary or take on a new and challenging role as a wound care professional. But first, you need the necessary education to be able to pass the certification exam of your choice- and that’s where we come in.
Want to learn more about our wound care certification courses? We offer a number of courses geared towards your specific knowledge, experience, and educational background.
Wound Care Certification Boards
For detailed information on the individual certifying visit the links below:
Accredited Wound Care Certifications
- American Board of Wound Management (ABWM)
- Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Board (WOCNCB)
- National Alliance Wound Care Ostomy (NAWCO)
For more information about the accreditation in wound care certification, download our white paper: “The Importance of a Formal Accredited Certification in Wound Care”