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College of LONG TERM CARE
WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR CERTIFICATION?
Look below to see if you meet the qualifications for the SWOC certification.
Requirements for nurses interested in taking the SWOC Exam:
1. Valid Nursing License
Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), and License Practical Nurse (LPN)
The license must be in good standing with the state board.
2. Completion of a minimum of 22 contact hours in skin, wound, and ostomy care education with courses approved by the state nursing board.
Eligibility requirements for the SWOC exam will be examined on a yearly basis to evaluate the efficacy and overall competence of SWOC nurses.
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