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Advanced Wound Care and Suturing Workshop

  • Start date: Revolving
  • Duration: One 4-hour session
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Location: On-Site

In this one-day workshop, students will learn to place and remove sutures and staples, as well as additional advanced wound care techniques such as JP Drain management and hands-on wet-to-dry dressing use. After completion, students will receive a workshop certificate in Advanced Wound Care and Suture.
Skills Taught in this Workshop:

  • Suture placement and tying
  • Suture removal
  • Using a needle driver to control suture needles
  • Skin staple placement and removal
  • Wet-to-dry practicum
  • JP Drain management

Please Note: Students will be working on fresh (not live) pig skin. A synthetic suture pad is available to those students who do not wish to work with animal tissue.


CSP Clinical Workshop Admissions Requirements:

  • 18 Years of Age or Older
  • Graduate of Clinical Medical Assisting (or Equivalent Field Experience)

  • See upcoming class dates below and register today to secure your seat in an upcoming session!


    CSP Clinical Workshops consists of the two following parts:

    Lecture Skills Lab
    Approximately two hour lecture will proceed the hand-on skills portion of the lab. Introduction to equipment and hands-on practice.
    A book is provided to you for reference. Practical demonstration and instructor feedback.
    Material is presented by a Medical Doctor. Student skill participation and guidance.

    Total Cost: $200

    The following is the break-down for tuition and fees for CSP Clinical Workshops.

    • Registration fee: $20
    • Tuition: $180
    Registration fee is due to hold your seat in the workshop and is nonrefundable after 3 business days

    Upcoming 2021/2022 Advanced Wound Care Schedule

    Classes meet for one session.

    CSPAWC Saturday Mornings 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    CLASS/IDSTART DATEEND DATESEATS
    AWC4545 May 22, 2021 May 22, 2021 Closed
    AWC4546 August 28, 2021 August 28, 2021 Closed
    AWC4547 December 04, 2021 December 04, 2021 Open
    CSPAWC Saturday/Sunday Afternoon 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    CLASS/IDSTART DATEEND DATESEATS
    AWC5790 March 05, 2022 March 05, 2022 Open
    AWC5791 September 03, 2022 September 03, 2022 Open
    CHICAGO SCHOOL OF PHLEBOTOMY
    2017