Training for the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

Prenatal Clinic

One hour online lesson geared toward Prenatal Clinic staff.

Pregnant women talking to provider

Course includes:

  • Breastfeeding trends
  • Explanation of the 10 Steps
  • Positioning and latch-on
  • Benefits of breastfeeding
  • Feeding frequency and duration
  • Preventing breastfeeding problems at home

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

1 Nursing Contact Hour, 1 L-CERP for IBCLCs and 1 CPEU for dietitians
$10 per staff member for hospitals enrolled in other FirstLatch courses


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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