In the meantime, we encourage nurses to register for our upcoming ONLINE SWOC COURSE 

 Skin, Wound, & Ostomy Care Online Certification Aug 31 - Sept 2, 2021 

 Course is open to all licensed LVN’s, LPN’s, or RN’s



Henry Okonkwo, CMO and COO of Skilled Wound Care

Co-Founder of The College of Long Term Care

Maureen Daly, Corporate Nurse Educator

Our instructors have managed tens of thousands of cases relating to all types of wounds and have educated thousands of nurses, physicians assistants, and physicians on wound care.


$549 for new student

$500 for recertification course and exam

$200 for recertification (exam only)

Includes the course, the course textbook, the exam, and all respective platforms used to deliver the course and exam.

The certification exam is internationally certified by the International Certification and Accreditation Council.


Day 1: 

  • Check in (8:30am to 9:00am PST)

  • Welcome

  • Lectures (9am to 4:30pm PST):

    • Skin Science

    • Dermatology

    • Wound Science

    • Wound Infection

    • Patient Assessment

    • Q&A

Day 2: 

  •  (8:30am to 9:00am PST)

  • Check in

  • Lectures (9am to 4:30pm PST):

    • Pressure Injuries

    • Venous Ulcers

    • Arterial Ulcers

    • Diabetic Ulcers

    • Dressings/Support Surfaces

    • Q&A

  • Day 3: 

  • (8:30am to 9:00am PST)

  • Check in

  • Lectures (9am to 3:30pm PST):

  • KTU's and Skin Tears

  • Debridement

  • Surgical Alternatives

  • Nutrition

  • G-Tube and Ostomy Management

  • Q&A

There will be time for breaks and Q&A throughout the day, as well as a lunch break.

*Please note: The College of Long-Term Care reserves the right to change the schedule at any time.



22 CEUs provided by the California Board of Registered Nursing. These CEUs are valid for nurses from all 50 states.


The course will be taught using TopHat and the exam will be delivered using Caveon’s SEI software. More information will be provided to you after you register.


Please Click Here to check our FAQs  for all of the commonly asked questions. If you do not find an answer to your question, please contact our coordinator, Equan.

Disclaimer: Certification is not licensure. The SWOC Course does not grant nursing licenses. The College of Long Term Care is a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence. For more information on certification please go to