Frequently Asked Questions
What wound care training is offered at Wound Care University?
Wound Care University offers advanced wound care education courses designed to begin the education and experience necessary to become a wound care clinician eligible to sit for the National Board Certification Examination.
The organizations that offer credentials are the Wound Care Certification (WCC) through the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy or Certified Wound Care Associate CWCA, Certified Wound Specialist (CWS) through The American Board of Wound Management.
Which courses are offered online?
– Wound Care Certification Prep Course – 22 Hours with Practice Exam
– Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine –
40 Hours with Exam Certified by UHMS and NBDHMT
Qualifies for the Certified Hyperbaric Tech – CHT or Certified Hyperbaric Nurse – CHRN
– How do I access my online course modules?
Once you create your account you simply log-in and the courses will be available for on-demand access. For the live zoom courses the links to zoom will be available under your login and the presentations will be available to view.
-How do I access the online modules after I have completed the online course?
Your online access to modules will be available for 90 days post purchase. You login will be available indefinitely to ensure that you are able to print your certificates at any time.
What is the available formats for Wound Care University Wound Care and the Introduction to hyperbaric Medicine Courses?
Remote and Online:
The Wound Care course is offered 3 times per year live and in person, it is offered 24/7 on demand.
The Introductory Course to Hyperbaric Medicine is offered live virtually every month. This class has the option to come in person as well.
Will the Wound Care University wound care course prepare me for certifications in wound care?
WOUND CARE UNIVERSITY’S WOUND CARE PREP COURSE HAS BEEN REVIEWED BY THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF WOUND CARE & OSTOMY (NAWCO) CERTIFICATION COMMITTEE AND MEETS THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE WOUND CARE CERTIFIED (WCC®) EXAMINATION.
Do I receive a certificate after completion of the online courses?
Yes. Once the online requirements are completed, you will receive a certificate of completion with the associated CNE/CME
Can individuals outside of the United States enroll for the Wound Care University courses?
Yes, know your certifying bodies requirements for CNE/CME in your location
When do I receive my post-course exam scores for the Wound Care University course?
Immediately upon completion, you are able to review the correct answers as well.
What happens if I do not pass the exam? Can I re-test?
You can re-test, if you do not pass you will have access to the content to continue to study for the next exam
Can I call to talk to a Wound Care University representative to discuss my goals and plans for wound care education and certifications?
Please contact us with any questions regarding what certification or course may be right for you. Contact us today!
What is the pass rate for the WC Certifications?
Wound Care University
WCU is with you every step of the way.
The Wound Care University team is dedicated to providing reliable and reputable course programs for medical professionals seeking to continue their advanced wound care management education.
With a 100% virtual environment, medical professionals can take and complete courses at their own pace and in the comfort of their home. With quizzes throughout the courses, students can ensure they are retaining information to properly apply their knowledge in their profession. Physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, registered respiratory therapists, physical therapists, physician assistants, EMT’s and paramedics can all benefit from courses from Wound Care University.
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