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Thu, Jun 06



Breastfeeding Educator & Counselor Course

Do you love helping mothers & babies? Are you passionate about promoting and advocating for breastfeeding in your community? Maybe you're a Birthworker looking to broaden your knowledge. If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this is the course for you! Register for this 3 day workshop!

Time & Location

Jun 06, 2024, 10:30 AM – Jun 08, 2024, 5:30 PM

Miramar, 2050 Civic Center Pl, Miramar, FL 33025, USA

About the Event

This workshop has been approved for 20 Clock Hours & offers the Following CERPs:

L-CERP:16.0 E-CERP: 1.0 R-CERP: 0.50

Learning objectives are jointly identified through standards set by IBLCE mission and values for professionals.

This course is an in-depth study of the anatomy and physiology of the function of the breast during lactation.

Topics Include:

  • Skills enabling the student to accurately evaluate a baby at  the breast
  • Identify and implement solutions to common breastfeeding problems, complications or      concerns
  • Offer effective breastfeeding education, support and resources for  clients
  • Understanding      the role of lactation specialists in the community.
  • Scenarios  & role playing
  • Case studies and evidence based research discussions
  • Characteristics of healthy newborn appearance, behaviors and breastfeeding patterns
  • Understanding complications, how to address and when to refer
  • All about Pumps & Pumping & More!

Final Exam with a minimum of 75% passing grade. Certificate of completion sent following the workshop.

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