Wound Management Courses

These courses are listed as a service to members. Wounds Australia takes no responsibility for the content or quality of these courses.

Listing on this page is not available for education presented by trade/industry employees.

Higher Education

Postgraduate Studies in Wound Care: Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma & Masters of Wound Care

Contact: Postgraduate Course Coordinator 
Monash University (Parkville), 
381 Royal Parade,
Parkville 3052 
Victoria, Australia

Phone: (03) 9903 9509 
Email: pharmacy.postgrad@monash.edu.au 
Website: www.monash.edu.au/pharm/

Short Courses

Ausmed - Wound Management - A Practical Guide Seminar

Hosting Organisation:

Location / Dates/ Venues: This seminar is held regularly throughout the year in many cities across Australia. For more details please visit our website. (www.ausmed.com.au/events/seminar/wound-care)

Brief Course Synopsis: Ausmed's Wound Management Seminar is an essential and very popular course for healthcare professionals, including nurses, general practitioners, podiatrists, pharmacists and occupational therapists. It is based on the latest evidence for effective wound management. You will learn:

-  A strong focus on the foundation principles of wound management
-  How to incorporate a patient-centred approach to care
-  How to assess and manage chronic and acute wounds
-  Dressing selection, compression therapy and bandaging   

Target Audience: Healthcare Professionals 
Course Level:
 Certificate of Attendance 
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details:
Phone: 1300 287 633
Website: www.ausmed..com.au

HEMI Advanced Wound Management Courses 

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd 

Dates: Various
Time: Various
Location: Various Locations through out Australia

Brief Course Synopsis: HEMI Wound Management Courses are well recognised for their innovative educational approach to the management of wounds and tissue repair. A range of courses set out to improve wound care by exploring the pathophysiology of wound and tissue repair, determining the principles of wound healing, examining the latest techniques in wound healing and tissue repair, expanding knowledge of wound pharmaceuticals, dressings and bandages.

Some courses also provide upskilling in wound debridement, biopsy techniques and suturing. All courses are conducted in a collegiate environment where discussion and mutual support is emphasized and the attendee is encouraged to actively participate in the interactions to ensure maximum benefit at an individual level.

HEMI courses target nurses with experience in wound management, wound specialist nurses, nurse educators, nurse practitioners, podiatrists and other health professionals involved in wound management. 

Senior Faculty speaker will be Professor Donald MacLellan BSc MD MBA FRACS 

Please visit our website www.hemi-australia.com for further information and course registration

Target Audience: RN's Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, GP's, Podiatrists & JMO's 
Course Level:
 Certificate of Attendance
Delivery Method: Face to face 

Contact Details: Robyn Ridings
Phone: 0450 445 201
Website: www.hemi-australia.com

HEMI: Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Practice Nurse Forum 2019

Hosting Organisation: HEMI Australia Pty Ltd 

Dates: 15 - 16 November 2019
Time: 9:00am on 15th November - 4:00pm on 16th November
Location: Mantra Hotel on Russell, Melbourne

Brief Course Synopsis: The Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Practice Nurse Forum is a bespoke educational program that further develops the knowledge, values, skills, networking and practice of the advanced practice nurse (APN) as defined in the ANMC competency standards for Nurse Practitioners. The Forum also assigns a portion of the program to professional nursing issues of relevance to senior practicing nurse clinicians.

Attending the Forum will provide the practitioner with over 16 contact hours of professional development. 

Registration cost: $600 incl GST (Wounds Australia Members will get a 5% discount on the cost. Please quote your membership number to avail the discount)

To Register, log onto the website at www.hemi-australia.com 

La Trobe University Wound Education

Courses Offered:

  • Foundations of Wound Management A
  • Foundations of Wound Management B
  • Wound Management 1-day Workshop

All courses are delivered either online or face-to-face at the Alfred Clinical School, Alfred Hospital Melbourne. Please see the link for further information; latrobe.edu.au/courses/short-courses.

Phone: 0488 009 622
Web: latrobe.edu.au/courses/short-courses

Wound Management Education Consultancies

Hosting Organisation: RDNS SA Ltd

Location: South Australia
Negotiated to suit
: I come to you

Brief Course Synopsis: RDNS wound education consultancies provides flexible, on-site delivery of wound management education tailored to meet your needs. Sessions are delivered by Sue Templeton, Nurse Practitioner Wound Management. Choose from a wide range of topics. Country consultancies can be negotiated.

Target Audience: Nurses, General Practitioners
Course Level:
 Certificate of Attendance 
Delivery Method: Face to face

Contact Details: Sue Templeton
Phone: 1300 364 264

Wound Management in the Primary Health Care Setting 

Hosting Organisation:The Benchmarque Group

Location / Dates/ Venues: Choose your date & time: Group Bookings
Choose the time that suits your group. 
Venue of your choice: We deliver the course at your chosen site. 

Brief Course Synopsis: The Benchmarque Group Wound management program covers a comprehensive care plan with consideration of all factors contributing to and affecting the wound and the patient. 

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Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses
Delivery Method: Face to Face

Contact Details: Nicole Wheals 
Phone: 1300 855 568
46 Dover Street
Cremorne Victoria 3121 

Website: www.benchmarquegroup.com.au/course/apply-principles-of-wound-management-in-the-clinical-environment/ 

Wound Management Resource Program

Hosting Organisation: William Light Education Adelaide South Australia 

Location: South Australia
Venues:Online blended learning course incorporating interactive webinars with wound management professionals.   Clinical skills workshop in a venue of your choosing available to group applicants.  
Dates: Students may commence learning anytime.
Duration: Equivalent to 130 hours of learning 

Brief Course Synopsis: The Wound Management Resource Program is a self paced modular education program which incorporates principles of holistic wound assessment and evidence based management into commonly seen acute and chronic wounds. 

Recognition of prior learning to ASQA endorsed Graduate Certificate in Wound Management available to approved graduates of this program.

This course is endorsed by Wounds Australia, The European Wound Management Association and The Australian Primary Care Nurses Association. 

Course Level: Certificate of Completion (includes assessment component) 

Delivery Method: Blended Learning 

Contact Details: info@wle.edu.au

Website: www.wle.edu.au

Wound Management

Hosting Organisation: Ozcare

Location: Hervey Bay, Queensland

Course Level:
 Higher Degree

Contact Details: 0498114406

Delivery Method: Distance Education