Wound and Ostomy Education + Certification

Specialize In Wound Care + Advance Your Career


You seek to improve the lives of patients. One way is to specialize by earning a wound, diabetic wound, ostomy, or continence certification. As part of Relias and the Wound Care Education Institute, our evidence-based education will improve your knowledge, skills, and clinical judgement. Get started today.

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WOC NursesWOC Nurses

Take Your First Step to Becoming a WOC Nurse

As a baccalaureate prepared registered nurse, you already have an impressive set of skills, but you want to take your wound care knowledge and abilities to the next level. Board certification is a mark of excellence and distinguishes you among your peers, allows you to serve as a role model, and positions you for advancement and optimal career success.

Our program was developed based on rigorous Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) accreditation standards and includes the latest evidence-based research and best practices, so you can deliver the safest, most efficient and highest quality care possible.

Related Relias Wound Care And Ostomy Multi-Discipline Courses

Work Toward Specialty Wound Care And Ostomy Certifications

Skin and Wound ManagementSkin and Wound Management

Skin and Wound Management 

Prepares nurses, physicians, dietitians, and physical therapists for Wound Care Certification.

Ostomy ManagementOstomy Management

Ostomy Management

Understand the gastrointestinal and urinary systems prior to sitting for the certification exam.

Diabetic Wound CareDiabetic Wound Care

Diabetic Wound Care

Learn how to prevent the loss of limbs and lives and become certified in diabetic wound care.

Wound Care for Non-CliniciansWound Care for Non-Clinicians

Wound Care for Non-Clinicians

Learn the fundamentals of wound care to improve healing outcomes and reduce costs.

Our Mission


Relias measurably improves the lives of the most vulnerable members of society and those that care for them.