The chart below shows the pathway options and eligibility requirements to sit for the Wound Care Certified certification exam. Review the information to see which option best suits your experience and education.
*IF CHOOSING EDUCATION OR PRECEPTOR PATHWAY, ADDITIONAL COURSE FEE APPLIES FOR EDUCATIONAL PROVIDER. (Click here for certification committee criteria)
REFER TO THE WCC CANDIDATE EXAM HANDBOOK FOR COMPLETE DETAILS.
Complete the NAWCO online application for the WCC certification examination.
Upon passing the WCC certification exam, candidates may use the initials “WCC”, Wound Care Certified, to designate their status. Credentials are awarded for a five (5) year period. Prior to the expiration of the credentialing term, certificants are required to recertify with the NAWCO to maintain their credentials.