skip to Main Content

OSC | Core (9.5 CME)

$245.00 $179.00

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 5 customer ratings
5.0 (5 reviews)


The original OSC, accessible completely online, and accredited for 9.5 CE credits including 1.0 pharmacology credit.  Course progress is managed through the online learning management system incorporated into our website.  The course includes all core curriculum (listed above) and 11 hands-on practice modules that can be completed using your own supplies, or supplies purchased from the OSC store.  These modules support the core course content, and are designed to help you physically master each closure technique.  Participants who successfully complete the course will receive a CE certificate indicating their earned credits.


Add a Deluxe Suture Kit to the digital bundle to maximize your learning with the 11 hands-on practice modules.

11 Closure Techniques

Pediatric Moderate Sedation

10 Case Studies

Pediatric Lacerations

Enhanced Medicolegal Defensive Charting

Open Fractures

9 Body Region Focused Repairs

3 Anesthesia Methods

Animal Bites

suture training course

9.5 CE Credits
1.0 Pharmacology CE Credit

Our Guarantee

We guarantee you will complete the course having gained:

  • Advanced wound closure skills
  • Enhanced knowledge and skill with the application of pharmacologics in wound care
  • Enhanced assessment knowledge including knowing when to consult a specialty
  • Enhanced charting capability for medicolegal defense
  • And, more marketability and value as a provider

What You Will Learn With OSC

  • 11 Closure Methods
  • 10 Exciting Case Studies
  • 11 Hands-on Practice Modules
  • Closure Basics Including Line and Needle Selection
  • When and When Not to Close
  • The A.C.E. F.A.S.T. Closure® Method
  • Anesthesia Including Local Infiltration, Field Blocks, and Digital Blocks
  • Proper Wound Cleansing
  • Proper Wound Examination
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Antibiotic Appropriateness
  • When to Seek Surgical Consultation
  • Current Tetanus Guidelines
  • Proper Knot Tying
  • Multi-layer Suturing
  • Repair of Torso Lacerations
  • Repair of Extremity Lacerations
  • Repair of Head and Neck Lacerations
  • C-spine Management and Imaging Related to Traumatic Head and Neck Lacerations
  • Dog Ear Deformity Correction
  • Undermining
  • SPECIAL TOPIC: Pediatric Lacerations
  • Repair of Scalp Lacerations
  • Repair of Eyelid Lacerations
  • Repair of Ear Lacerations
  • Repair of Lip Lacerations
  • Treatment of Open Fractures
  • Repair of Nailbed Lacerations
  • Repair of Flap Lacerations
  • Repair of Buccal Lacerations
  • Repair of Tongue Lacerations
  • Repair of Joint Capsule Lacerations
  • Treatment of Animal Bites
  • SPECIAL TOPIC: Lacerations in the Anticoagulated Patient
  • SPECIAL TOPIC: Managing Poorly Healing Lacerations
  • Appropriate Follow-up Care
  • Medicolegal Tips and Nuggets

5 reviews for OSC | Core (9.5 CME)

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    J. D. C.

    I’m an ED doc for 21 years now. I did not expect this course to teach me anything. I was wrong. Maybe that says something about me … maybe it says something about the course. I recommend it.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Bethany H.

    I flew through the course. Loved it.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    Wes Smith

    Really great course.

  4. Rated 5 out of 5



  5. Rated 5 out of 5


    Had a problem connecting to part of the course initially. Excellent customer service got it taken care of. Also, excellent course!

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back To Top