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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Wound Management and Tissue Viability

6 months
Duration
3425 EUR/year
3425 EUR/year
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About

The Postgraduate Certificate in Wound Management and Tissue Viability from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland is a fully accredited six-month, part-time programme delivered in digital format through our online teaching platform. 

Overview

The Wound Management and Tissue Viability course offers you the opportunity to explore and analyse existing theories and concepts that are fundamental in wound management and tissue viability.

Our experienced team have the skills and technology to provide a rich and engaging online experience and to support and guide new students, no matter their level of technical ability. You will have the opportunity to become part of an international, healthcare-focused, learning community, supported to engage through collaborative group work, team building and networking opportunities – benefiting from each other's experience in a safe and supported environment.

Learning outcomes 

This Wound Management and Tissue Viability programme at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland will provide you with the skills and knowledge to critically:

  • Evaluate the application of clinical judgement to professional practice by utilising evidence-based practice within wound management and tissue viability.
  • Compare and contrast management and leadership approaches to the effective management and leadership in the provision of within wound management and tissue viability services.
  • Evaluate evidence based methods of assessment and management of wounds of varying aetiologies with reference to person-centred care.
  • Discuss key considerations in the development of services for individuals with wounds of varying aetiologies within the context of a team approach to care.
  • Demonstrate competency in the delivery and evaluation of patient care within the field of wound management and tissue viability.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Concepts in Wound Healing & Tissue Repair
  • Critical Issues in the Assessment and Management of Individuals with Leg Ulceration and Lymphoedema
  • Critical Issues in the Assessment and Management of Individuals with Pressure Ulcers and Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and/or in Ireland, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Be a registered nurse or midwife on the register in your country of practice.
  • All applicants must hold a bachelor degree. For applicants who don’t hold a bachelor degree, there is a recognition of prior learning (RPL) pathway outlined below.
  • Applicants (unless exempt) must meet the English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3425 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3425 EUR per year during 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3425 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3425 EUR per year during 6 months.
  • €3,425/€5,750

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Wound Management and Tissue Viability
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