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The first few days after delivery is the critical time to start successful breastfeeding. Maternity nurses may want to be the expert bedside resource for mothers. Here is a great resource to improve their knowledge!

Create a team to provide the best support for your breastfeeding moms. The Breastfeeding Resource Nurse will be at the bedside to give guidance and trouble-shoot as needed. Train several of these specialists to assist your Board Certified Lactation Consultants.

The Breastfeeding Resource Nurse Online

52.75 Nursing Contact Hours and L-CERPs awarded

All online training courses provide 12 months of access from date of purchase.

Buy Now $675

The Certified Breastfeeding Specialist CBS™ credential is awarded for completion of this program.

Course Syllabus:
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Anatomy of a Lactation Consultation
  • Breast Pumps
  • Breastfeeding the Late Preterm/Early Term Infant
  • Communicating with parents
  • Counseling Skills
  • Engorgement and Mastitis
  • Essentials of Positioning and Latch
  • Faciliators and Barriers to Lactation
  • Growth & Development
  • Human Milk Composition
  • Human Milk for Older Infants and Toddlers
  • How Did I Miss That? Enhanced-Breast Assessment in Non-white Skin Tones
  • Impact of Culture in Breastfeeding Support
  • Infant Oral Anatomy
  • Infant Sleep and Feeding
  • Medication Use and Breastfeeding
  • Nutrition for Breastfeeding
  • PTSD for NICU Parents
  • Partners and Breastfeeding
  • Politics & Breastfeeding
  • Postpartum Recovery
  • Sexuality and Breastfeeding
  • Slow Weight Gain and Insufficient Milk Supply
  • Supporting the Employed Breastfeeding Parent : Global Perspective
  • Teaching Breastfeeding Classes
  • When Breastfeeding Fails
  • 4 Clinical Skills Videos;
    • Hand expression
    • Shields and Shells
    • Pumps
    • Cup Feeding
Female doc and baby
2 Dr with clipboard
Bedside help

The textbook Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, 6th Ed is required, and is sold separately.

Check out our bookstore for other recommended books for your professional library or office

Group discounts available. Call 443-203-8553 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information.

We also offer bundles of courses from 15 to 20 credits.
Check out our enriched 95+ hour course or the 52 and 45 hour bundles,
Get all of your required hours in one place!

Lactation Education Resources has been accepted by International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners® (IBLCE®) as a CERP provider for the listed Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) programme. Determination of CERPs eligibility or CERPs Provider status does not imply IBLCE®’s endorsement or assessment of education quality. Long-term Providership #CLT 109-31.

Lactation Education Resources is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Providership #P0519.

Lactation Education Resources is approved by the American College of Nurse Midwives to award 81.5 CEs and 3.5 RxCEs upon successful completion of the 95+ hour Lactation Consultant Training Program Enriched. ACNM Provider #2021/018

The CDR accepts hours without prior CDR approval and recognizes approval by the ANCC. When recording hours on the CDR Activity Log, indicate the provider as "Lactation Education Resources (ANCC)"

Requirements to receive Contact Hours/Criteria for successful completion includes viewing each lesson slide in its entirety and completion of quiz or post-test.

All individuals in a position to control content have signed a Conflict of Interest Statement and have no conflicts to declare.

Lactation Education Resources adheres to the World Health Organization Code on Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes