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Wound Certification Prep Course

Co-located with SAWC Spring

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

COURSE: April 4-6, 2017   

NEW! EXAM: April 7, 2017*

*You must submit your completed exam application, seperate exam fee, reference letters and all documentation to ABWM no later than FridayMarch 10, 2017 if taking the exam immediately folliwng the prep course in San Diego, CA. Note there is limited availability so please submit your completed application as soon as possible.


For more than 10 years, physicians, podiatrists, physical therapists, wound care surgeons, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dietitians and other allied and industry professionals have relied on the WCPC to improve their knowledge of wound care and prepare for the wound certification board exams (CWCA®, CWS®, or CWSP®)     

  • Advance your knowledge of wound care and wound management services
  • Gain practical information on the very latest techniques and approaches
  • Get the very best training to help you pass the certification exams
  • Enhance your personal marketability and career advancement
  • Help your organization increase reimbursements
  • Reduce risk for your organization
  • Improve the quality of care for patients


ABWM Foundation Recommended


Wound Certification Prep Course is acknowledged by the ABWM Foundation (ABWMF) as the "recommended review course” for clinicians planning to take the:

  • Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP®) certification
  • Certified Wound Specialist (CWS®) certification
  • Certified Wound Care Associate (CWCA®) certification 

Exclusive Discount for AAWC Members

AAWC members receive a 15% discount on registration fees. To receive this discount, please have your AAWC Membership Number ready when registering. AAWC Members can register today either online or by calling at 800-237-7285 ext. 233.

Discount Deadlines

Super Saver Rate

November 27, 2016  $725 - SAWC Spring attendee rate ($825 regular rate)

Early Bird Rate

February 24, 2017  $775 - SAWC Spring attendee rate ($875 regular rate)

Regular Rate

After 2/24/17​ and Onsite  $825 - SAWC Spring attendee rate ($925 regular rate)