EWMA Conference 2018

Wound management curriculum for post registration qualification of nurses

EWMA is currently working on series of European curriculum for post registration qualification of nurses.

The aim of this initiative is to support more standardised content in the existing and future eucational programmes used in levels 5-7 of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). 

The first curriculum (EQF level 5) was finalised in Spring 2017group. The EQF level 6 curriculum is expected to be finalised in the Autumn 2017. 

EWMA works towards a close collaboration with European nurse organisations as well as educational institutions to implement these common curricula.


Working group

  • Mark Collier (UK)
  • Ida Verheyen-Cronau (Germany)
  • Magdalena Annersteen Gershater (Sweden)
  • Samantha Holloway (UK)
  • Zena Moore (Ireland)
  • Julie Jordan O'Brien
  • Andrea Pokorna (Czech Republic)
  • Sara Rowan (Italy/UK)
  • Robert Strohal (Austria)





For more information about this initiative, please contact the EWMA Secretariat, ewma@ewma.org


Wound management curriculum for undergraduate nurse education


The EWMA Teacher network is currently working on a survey among

European institutions providing undergraduate nurse education. The aim

of this survey is to provide a basis for the development of a common

European curriculum for undergraduate nurse education.


Read more about the EWMA Teacher Network here