Become a Certified Hyperbaric Program Director (CHPD)
Why Certification is Right For You!
You don't need an MBA to become a hyperbaric or wound care program director, but there is a certain set of knowledge, skills, and competence that makes the job a lot less-stressful. We're here to help you make the leap from wherever you are to your dream career in clinic management.
The Certified Hyperbaric Program Director pathway is specifically designed to support YOUR success. That's why WCEP students have some of the highest completion rates and passing test scores of any of the top educators in the field of hyperbaric medicine. No matter where you live you can study online in your spare time. The live-virtual 2-day workshop is conveniently held via livestream webinar, and you have up to six-months after enrollment to attend a workshop and qualify for your CHPD.
WE BELIEVE IN YOU even if you don't yet. And we're here to help support you even after you're certified. With continuing education and specialization courses to help enhance your knowledge and success as a Certified Hyperbaric Program Director.
This certification provides new and seasoned program directors the knowledge, skills, and competence to lead their clinic to next level of success by increasing revenues, expanding your referral base, and tighten operations.
This intense course is a hyrid of on-demand/online learning + a live-vritual (livestream) workshop.
Certificate Candidates will complete the following learning modules:
- Business of Wound Care and HBO 2-day live-virtual (livestream) workshop (16 CME/CEU hours)
- Indications and Contraindications for the Use Of HBO2 (online/on-demand course)
- Overview of the Role of Hyperbaric Safety Director (online/on-demand course)
- Certification Exam (online)
The 2-day workshop is a live-virtual (livestream) event taught by expert faculty, Michael White, MD, UHMS, MMM, CWS; and Gretchen Dixon, MBA, RN, CCS. The livestream workshop is held multiple times per year.
Certificate Candidates must attend the livestream workshop + complete all online/on-demand learning modules within 6 months of enrolling in the certification pathway.