Lactation Management Training: From Novice to Expert

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Evidence Based Infant Feeding

Evidence Based Infant Feeding

 

Current evidence-based foundations for infant feeding practices. Topics include best practices for transition to extra-uterine life, successful start to breastfeeding with an emphasis on safety (includes SUPC information), overcoming common difficulties, milk expression, pumping, alternative feeding methods, safe formula preparation and communication skills with families regarding infant feeding decisions.

 

Vergie Hughes RN, MSN, IBCLC, FILCA and Mary Bailey RD, IBCLC, PCD (DONA)

 

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Lactation Consultant Training Program Enriched!

 

 Lactation Consultant Training Program Enriched! 

 

We offer 90 hours of lactation specific education with comprehensive courses and expert instructors; all online and at the time of day that works for you.

 

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Latest Blog Post

Give parents tools for a marathon not a sprint!
We all know what it takes to support a milk supply and help a baby grow.  When creating a care plan for families, we follow the sage advice from the pioneers of the profession, such as Barbara Wilson-Clay and Kay Hoover in their book the Breastfeeding Atlas: Feed the baby – ideally with human milk Protect the milk supply with expression Preserve the breast focus Fix the problem (my addition) Rigid, structured “triple feeding” is exhausting for parents and is unsustainable for very ...
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Guest Blog: Why Did I Become an LC?

We know you all have great stories about your experiences being or working toward becoming a lactation consultant. Now we've created a forum for you to share your stories with others. We invite you to write a maximum 100-word essay on who or what influenced you and what experiences encouraged you to enter the rewarding field of lactation consulting.

 Submit Your Blog Entry Here here to submit your essay, we can't wait to hear all about it!

 

How to Choose a Lactation Course

There are important considerations when choosing an educational institution. Here is a series of questions to help you choose a quality course. http://www.lactationtraining.com/questions-to-ask

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What Students Are Saying


  • I've really enjoyed this course and have learned a lot, and I am already putting it to use in my daily practice as a midwife. I'll definitely recommend it to others.

  • I love the course offerings and can’t wait to do more. They are so varied and interesting!!!!! Melissa

  • May I say I am more than impressed with your on line course, great presentations and incredible support. I will highly recommend you to my colleagues.

  • I really enjoyed your online class and case studies. I will definitely suggest this class to others.

  • I just wanted to say how much I'm enjoying the course, I'm finding it fascinating, and am recommending it to other nurses and midwives at my new job.

  • I just wanted to post to say thank you for the incredibly helpful websites. The women I teach will benefit greatly from the information.

  • I've just successfully completed the final exam! What a fabulous class! Thanks so much for offering such a convenient and high quality option for obtaining lactation education!

  • Thanks...this had been a truly wonderful program and I have learned much more than I expected.

  • Thanks for everything...you have a wonderful program and I really learned a great deal

  • I did enjoy all of the course. It was the most helpful of ALL the courses that I studied. LER will be my only recommendation if I am asked.

  • I am so pleased with how prepared I felt taking the IBLCE exam on Monday, 10/1. It is, in no small part, due to the excellent material in your Lactation Consultant Training Program (Enriched). Thank you!

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