Lactation for Birth Workers
Our online, self-paced workshop in Lactation for Birth Workers will help you feel more prepared and confident to help your families reach their feeding goals.
This 6 hour comprehensive course will cover a wide range of topics to help Doulas, Birth Workers, Health Care Practitioners, or anyone working with families, to dive deeper into the world of lactation.
Whether you come to this course with a background in lactation, or you have little experience or training, these 4 modules will guide you through the basic building blocks on breast/chest/body feeding and feeding alternatives. This course uses prerecorded content, visual aids, written content, and additional links.
So, what’s inside? Some of the topics include:
• Introduction to Lactation
• Inclusivity in Lactation
• History of Infant Feeding
• Benefits of Human Milk
• Physiology of Lactation
• Positions and Latch
• Expression and Pumping
• Feeding and Sleep
• Common Challenges
• Special Circumstances and Multiples
• Scope of Practice
We’re always making sure that information is up to date and adding bonus material for your learning enjoyment!
Workship qualifies for 6 EUs with Doula Training Canada. A certificate of completion will be provided after passing the final quiz with a minimum 80%.