Broadway Building, Suite 1630
10 a.m. to Noon
Capacity: 12

Class dates in red are full.

Course description

This course will discuss the theory behind utilization of the Wound V.A.C. and provide hands-on demonstrations. At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to define and describe V.A.C. therapy and its benefits, demonstrate the principles involved in placing a V.A.C. dressing on a wound, operate the V.A.C. unit, discuss the progression of the wound during V.A.C. therapy and understand the Mini-V.A.C. technology.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 2.0 contact hours.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

Community registrants

$25 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street adjacent to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6.


Brian Underwood
Analyst IV