Laying the Foundation

Wounds Canada offers health-care professionals a series of online modules that provide foundational knowledge of wound prevention and management. The Ontario Hospital Association and the Wounds Canada have partnered to create the Foundations of Wound Care program, composed of five online modules.

Principles of Wound Healing is a free online module that should be completed before starting the four modules below:

  • Introduction to Wounds

  • Prevention and Management of Venous Leg Ulcers

  • Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers
  • Prevention and Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

For more information or to register, please visit:

The Foundations of Wound Care program is the prerequisite for Case-Based Workshop: Changing Practice through Applied Knowledge (see Onsite Education). Please note that if you intend to register for this two-day workshop, the 5 modules are included in the workshop registration fee (unless otherwise mentioned).


Health-care Professionals