Training for the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

NICU

Comprehensive course for NICU Nurses and Lactation Consultants.

NICU RN with baby

Course includes:

  • 15 hours of online lessons:
    • Each lesson is 15 to 30 minutes in length
      • Easily completed in short periods of down time
  • 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding
  • Resources to successfully put new knowledge into practice:
    • Skills evaluation before and after completion
    • Marketing in the workplace worksheet
    • Resources worksheet
    • Pocket Cards
    • And More!

Course requires one of the following:

  • Option I: Student accompanies the staff lactation consultant or other designated breastfeeding specialist on unit rounds and assists with the care of breastfeeding mothers. A check list of required activities is available in Supervisor Resources. Supervisor Resources are available to group managers upon enrollment
  • or
  • Option II: Skills Day. Expo with stations to practice all of the hands on skills and discuss challenging policies. Skill station instructor talking points are available in Supervisor Resources. Supervisor Resources are available to group managers upon enrollment

At course completion, a certificate of completion is automatically generated and continuing education credits are granted.

  • 20 Nursing Contact Hours, 20 L-CERP's for IBCLC's and 20 CPE's for dietitians


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L-CERPs and E-CERPs are awarded by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners.
Lactation Education Resources, Long-term Providership CLT 109-31.

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

Lactation Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing dietitian education by the by the Commission of Dietetic Registration #LA002

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