This is a virtual class taught by a Certified Childbirth Educator.
Taught by an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), this is a virtual one evening, 2 hour class. The evidence-based information will help educate expectant parents about the art of breastfeeding and its benefits to both mom and baby, while building confidence in women that breastfeed. Learn how to have a positive experience and get breastfeeding off to a good start with proper latch-on techniques, nursing positions, engorgement prevention, as well as milk expression and proper storage. This class is open to all expectant parents.
The course information should not replace any information you receive from your Healthcare Provider. Call your Healthcare Provider if you have any questions about your pregnancy & upcoming birth.
Course Information Includes:
- Health benefits
- Economic benefits
- Ins and outs of milk production
- Common temporary breastfeeding problems
- How to prevent breastfeeding problems
- How to overcome breastfeeding problems
*In order to participate in instructor-led breastfeeding positions & holds, please plan to use a life-size baby doll.