Association for the Advancement of Wound Care - Professional Services

Wound Education

The One Stop Place for Free Online Credited Wound Education!


AAWC President – Robert J. Snyder, DPM, MSc, CWS provides education on wound debridement, visit the AAWC Resources page.

Information and links are provided below to assist all healthcare professionals involved in wound care.

Wound Care Certification Course

Wound Certification Prep Course™ (WCPC) AAWC Members get 15% off of this course!

Certification Tests

American Board of Wound Management
National Alliance of Wound Care
Lymphology Association of North America

Online E-learning Resources for Wound Care Professionals

Academy Medical (CE)
American Physical Therapy Association (CE)
Audio Educator (CE)
Excelsior College (CE)
eMedical Assistant Online Training Listing
HUNTLEIGH Education and Learning Program
Inquisit (CE)
Lippincott’s Nursing Center (CE)
National Diabetes Education Program
NDNQI Pressure Ulcer Training (Contact hours)
North American Center for Continuing Education (NACCME) (CE)
Nurse Wounds (CE)
Nursing Times Training (CPD)
Online Medical Assistant Program
Pedagogy (CE)
Present Wounds, Ostomy and Continence Education (CE)
Total MedEd (Accredited)
Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc  (CE)
WoundEducators Online CertificationTraining (Accredited CE)
Wound Rounds Live
Wounds UK E-Academy (Accredited)

Conferences with Wound Care Specialties

AAWC membership meeting
The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care
(SAWC Spring and Fall) is AAWC’s official conference.  Our members receive a 20% discount. Join Today! 
World Union of Wound Healing Societies AAWC is a proud Sister Society for the WUWHS 2016 Conference.




Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC)
April 24-27, 2014
Orlando, FL

Physician Strategies Summit
April 30-May 2, 2014
Orlando, FL

EWMA 2014
May 14-16, 2014
Madrid, Spain

Modern Wound Care Management Conference
May 16-18, 2014
Seattle, WA

Eliminating Avoidable Pressure Ulcers (A 20% discount ref: HCUK20AAWC)
May 21, 2014
Birmingham, UK

Patient Safety Congress
May 21-22, 2014
Liverpool, UK

EADV Spring Symposium
May 22-25, 2014
Belgrade, Serbia

European Atherosclerosis Society Congress
May 31-June 3, 2014
Madrid, Spain

1st Annual Northwest Limb Preservation Conference
June 6-7, 2014
Sunriver, Oregon

National Association Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care
June 7-11, 2014
Anaheim, CA

American Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference
June 11-14, 2014
Charlotte, NC

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference
June 12-14, 2014
Washington, DC

Expert Venous Management Meeting
June 13-14, 2014
Englewood, NJ

American Association of Nurse Practitioners National Conference
June 17-22, 2014
Nashville, TN

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Society Annual Scientific Meeting
June 18-21, 2014
St. Louis MI

Western Foot and Ankle Conference
June 19-22, 2014
Anaheim, CA

WOCN Annual Conference
June 21-25, 2014
Nashville, TN

Chicago EndoVascular Conference (CVC)
July 9-11, 2014
Chicago, IL

Wounds: Psychological Perceptions and Management Conference 2014
July 21-24, 2014
Salford, UK

The National American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting
July 24-27, 2014
Honolulu, HI

Annual European Pressure Ulcer Meeting
August 26-29, 2014
Stockholm, Sweden

National Lymphedema Network International Conference
September 3-7, 2014
Washington, DC

Super Bones West
September 11-13, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Diabetic Foot Study Group
September 12-14, 2014
Bratislava, Slovakia

Wild on Wounds
September 17-20, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Southeast Region WOCN Conference
September 18-20, 2014
Montgomery, AL

American Academy Pain Management Annual Clinical Meeting
September 18-21, 2014
Phoenix, AZ

Annual Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care: The Conference for Prevention and Healing
September 28-October 1, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Pisa International Diabetic Foot Courses: Management of the Diabetic Foot
October 1-4, 2014
Pisa, Italy

Congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
October 8-12, 2014
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Diabetic Limb Salvage: Positively Influencing Cost AND Outcomes in Limb Salvage Treatment
October 9-12, 2014
Washington, DC

International Society for Burn Injuries
October 12-16, 2014
Sydney, Australia

Nursing Management Congress 2014
October 12-16, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC)
October 16-18, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

American Society for Bioethics + Humanities Annual Meeting
October 16-19, 2014
San Diego, CA

National Association for Home Care & Hospice Annual Meeting
October 19-22, 2014
Phoenix, AZ

Annual Symposium on Vascular and Endovascular Issues VEITHsymposium
November 18-22, 2014
New York City, NY

Modern Wound Care Management
December 5-7, 2013
La Jolla, CA,

Wound Care Courses with Multiple dates and locations

Academy of Lymphatic Studies
Biofilm Based Wound Care Seminar Series
CAWC Institute of Wound Management and Prevention (3 part series)
Current Concepts in Wound Care
Hyperbaric Medicine Training- Monthly
Langone Medical Center
LEAP (Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention) Level I and III Seminars
Taylor’D Health
Wound Care Educational Institute
Wound Clinic Business

Academic Wound Care Programs

American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair (ACWHTR)
BSN to MSN Programs
LPN to RN Programs
Nurse Practitioner Programs

Please note that inclusion on the following list does not imply endorsement by AAWC, but is merely information for the reader to evaluate.