Introduction to Wound Management Module


This module provides the fundamental principles of wound management including wound assessment, techniques, dressing selection and patient/carer education.


This module examines the fundamental principles of wound assessment and management focusing on skin anatomy and the physiology of wound healing, the different classifications of wound healing and the factors that prevent wounds from healing and Bacteria and Biofilms and their effect on wound healing.

The Introduction to Wound Management Module is designed to provide health professionals, paramedics and student health professionals with guiding principles on the physiology of wound healing and wound assessment and management. The Introduction to Wound Management Module is applicable to anyone involved with wound care, whether on a regular basis in a health care setting or through first aid in an occupational/industrial setting. It is a great place for all students to start when learning the basics in wound care and is a highly relevant refresher for those returning to a health care profession.


Australian College of Nursing – 6 Continuing Professional Development hours awarded for each module completed. This online learning program is endorsed by ACN according to our Continuing Professional Development Endorsed Course Standards. It has been allocated 6 CPD hours per module according to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia – Continuing Professional Development Standard”.

Volume Packages for Organisations

Are you looking to purchase over 100 modules or arrange access for staff within your organisation?

Contact us today and we will develop a customised quote for you. To get started we will require some basic information, included in the form:

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