Courses and programs

Wound Care Assessment


Welcome to the eLearning module Wound Assessment.

This wound assessment module introduces the principles of wound assessment incorporating a holistic wound care approach based on current best practice guidelines.

A certificate is issued on completion.


At the completion of the module participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the integumentary system and factors that compromise its structure and function.
  • Discuss factors that affect wound healing.
  • Describe the minimum requirements for a holistic wound assessment.
  • Identify the rationale for a collective team approach during  holistic wound assessment


This course is applicable for all NSW Health Clinical Staff and may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.