Affiliates & Supporters

International Alliance of Wound Care Scholarship Foundation


The mission of the International Alliance of Wound Care Scholarship Foundation (IAWCSF) is to support the community across the wound healing continuum by enabling advanced education and certification thereby enhancing opportunities to health care professionals who are looking to serve this portion of the population. Scholarship applications are accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis throughout the year. Scholarship applications are accepted by healthcare providers worldwide. There are no residency restrictions to apply. Selected scholarship recipients are awarded funding which must be used to complete advanced education specific to wound care, and additionally a certification in wound care. Scholarships may be in varying amounts depending on the cost of the education course and certification chosen. Scholarships will not exceed $1500.00 per recipient. The scholarship will be paid directly to the education provider chosen by the recipient and the certifying body for the Wound Care Certified credential, the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy (NAWCO). 


National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy


NAWCO makes up the largest and fastest-growing group of certified wound care and ostomy professionals in the United States.

The mission of the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy is to develop and administer a certification process of the highest standard to measure knowledge mastery of wound care and ostomy management.

NAWCO® is the credentialing body of the WCC®, DWC®, OMS, LLE®, AWCC®, and NWCC™ credentials.

Kaleidoscope Clinical Consultants

Kaleidoscope Clinical Consultants offers the following wound care courses and certification in animal and human health.

Wound Care Certification Prep Course – Wound Prevention and Management. The program is currently offered live onsite and online. This fee will cover the cost of the Wound Care Certified Certification Examination (accredited) offered by the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy.


Wound Certified Sales Professional (WCSP) – Wound Management in Animal Health for Veterinary Professionals

Wound Certified Sales Professional – Animal Health (WCSP-AH) – Wound Management for Sales Professionals


Wound Prevention and Management Course

This course, in order to help address the need for advanced wound education in the healthcare community, has been submitted and reviewed and is deemed to meet the criteria established for certification with the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy® (NAWCO) for the Wound Care Certified (WCC®) Certification Examination. Eligibility requirements for certification are established by NAWCO, and it is the clinician’s responsibility to verify that they personally meet all of the established eligibility requirements.

Excell College is the only wound care education program with models and simulators for hands-on wound management and assessment skills. Clinical skills and expertise in the field of wound care depends on the ability of the clinician to recognize real-world situations and devise the appropriate plan of care so that the most beneficial outcomes are produced.