Acute Wound Care for Health Professionals




The Acute Wound Closure for Health Professionals course has been created to meet the needs of Health Professionals aiming to gain the skills and knowledge to clinically assess, treat, refer and manage the ongoing care of acute wounds. 

This course has been specifically designed by a team of faculty members in urgent and emergency care to ensure candidates are trained to assess, treat and review wounds of all types and take the appropriate course of action and treatment. 

This course is ideal for those health care professionals wishing to develop clinical practice in wound care including Nurses, Paramedics, Emergency Care Practitioners, Advanced Practitioners and others working in urgent and emergency care.


Option 1: A one-day attended course to introduce the fundamental knowledge and skills required. Delegates must be registered health professionals (HCPC/NMC etc.) A certificate of attendance will be issued. 


CIPHER Medical Wound Care Day 1 Programme.pdf


Option 2: Delegates attend the same one-day course but are given the materials required to undertake a portfolio in competence which must be submitted within 12 months of attendance. Delegates must be registered health professionals (HCPC/NMC etc.) and work in an area where they can undertake the procedures supervised by a fellow registered health professional, trained and competent to perform them. They must also have a declaration of managerial support. On submission of a fully completed portfolio a certificate of competence will be issued. 


CIPHER Medical Wound Care Programme and Competence Guide.pdf


Future Courses 

Click the links below to book onto future courses:


Tuesday 23 Oct 18


Wednesday 24 Oct 18 


For further information email Chris Jones Head of Education on the link below:


Email Chris


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