Delving Deeper into Wounds

4th September 2018 to 28th February 2019


The DDIW course is accredited by the national awarding organisation LANTRA andLantra Approved logo is delivered in accordance with LANTRA guidelines with recognition providing reassurance to delegates and employers alike that the education is being delivered to a high standard

Who is it for?

This course is aimed at qualified veterinary nurses wishing to further their knowledge and work towards becoming a dedicated wound nurse within the veterinary practice.

It is essential that:

  • Applicants have regular access to the internet and have a reasonable level of computer skills i.e. can upload documents.
  • Applicants work in a clinical environment which enables them to see wound cases.
  • Candidates with limited access to cases must acknowledge and be prepared to visit alternate practices to meet the assessment criteria for case studies if required.

Course Delivery and Content

The course is delivered in a blended learning format and via an online learning platform (Moodle) and includes two attendance days spread over four modules. The themes include: Physiology of wound healing; Optimal healing and the role of wound dressings; Factors of healing delay and Implementing change.
Delegates are expected to attend both teaching days which are an essential component of the course.

Throughout the course students are supported by Georgie Hollis and the specialist panel from the Veterinary Wound Library ( and membership to the Veterinary Wound Library is included for the duration of the course. This allows delegates and their practice to seek help for wound cases, including access to a wide range of wound product samples.

Attendance at the induction and teaching day is required to achieve the certificate and is an essential component necessary to complete the course.

Booking open for March 2018!

Induction Day

Contact Teaching Day



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