CERTIFIED WOUND THERAPIST
(On-line + 2 Days: 8am-5pm & 8am-8:30pm, 48.5 CE hrs total)
You asked for it, You Got It!
Convert your CLT to CLWT “Certified Lymphedema & Wound Therapist”
This course provides 48.5 hours of comprehensive wound care education. Extensive on-line pre-course work covers all types of wounds: Venous Leg Ulcers, Arterial Ulcers, Pressure Ulcers, Neuropathic Foot Ulcers, Atypical Ulcers, Burns, Moisture Associated Skin Damage, and more. Scope of training includes wound etiology, differential diagnosis, assessment, debridement, dressings, modalities, cellular and tissue-based products, and many other topics. Intensive,
hands-on training enables practical application of wound care skills, bandaging and compression garments, conservative sharp debridement, maggot debridement, skin care, moisture management, and other aspects of wound care tailored for Venous Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Phlebolymphedema. No other wound care course on the market offers such breadth of hands-on workshops, coupled with robust didactic learning, making this certification one of the most informative and fun to attend.
Advanced Education. Specialized training for licensed health care professionals.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
By popular demand, this course provides Certified Lymphedema Therapists a pathway to become Certified Lymphedema & Wound Therapists. However, this wound certification is invaluable to many other practice settings and pertinent to any licensed health care professional working with patients who have wounds.
PT, PTA, OT, COTA, MD, DO, DPM, PA, NP, or RN license
On-line pre-course work must be completed prior to the live training: 30 CE hrs, completed at your own pace; 8 week lead-time recommended.
On-line training includes digital course books, clinical tools, reading, video, PPTs. Live training includes hard copies clinical tools, course binder/”toolbox”, supplies, samples, and ample hands-on workshops. ILWTI Instructors are seasoned practitioners in the fields of Physical & Occupational therapy, and hold certifications in wound care and lymphedema management through multiple national organizations. As dual certified specialists with many years of clinical experience, each Faculty Instructor passionately teaches from a platform of practical clinical knowledge and shares pearls of wisdom for managing patients with multiple and complex co-morbidities.