This self-paced program, delivered through two online courses and one scheduled webinar, is aimed at nurses and allied health-care professionals who self-identify as novice or advanced beginner in their knowledge of skin tear prevention, assessment and management. The program is based on the concepts and content in the Wounds Canada document, Best Practice Recommendations for the Prevention and Management of Skin Tears, and provides students with the most recent information in a form they can immediately use at the bedside. Once the student successfully completes all the courses in this program, they will receive a certificate of successful completion.
Time: 3–4 hours on average to complete
Pre-requisites: Successful completion of the Best Practice Approach to Skin Health and Wound Management: Knowledge (A100MNN).
Program cost (all program courses excluding pre-requisites): $50.00 + tax