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The Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition, in partnership with the Institute for the Advancement of Breastfeeding & Lactation Education (IABLE), offers the following 1-day breastfeeding courses for those who support breastfeeding famlies – Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond the Basics: Next Steps in Breastfeeding Knowledge and Skills

Registration fee – $110 per course, which includes the following:

  • 6.25 nursing contact hours for the Breastfeeding Basics course and 6.5 nursing contact hours for the Beyond the Basics course as approved by the University of Kansas Health System, an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
  • 6.5 (L) Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) for each course for lactation support providers. Approval # CLT117-04.
  • 7.5 continuing education clock hours for each course for Kansas licensed dietitians. Long-Term Sponsorship number: D1382
  • IABLE & KBC memberships

Breastfeeding Basics:
Agenda & Content

Beyond the Basics: Next Steps in Breastfeeding Knowledge and Skills:
Agenda & Content

Beyond the Basics is intended for those with experience providing breastfeeding support to families. It is assumed that attendees feel competent to counsel healthy parents on positioning, latch, and establishing/maintaining a milk supply in uncomplicated situations. It is NOT recommended for WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors or those new to the field of breastfeeding support.

Instructors:
Vanessa Flood
Stephanie Kaufman


We are committed to reducing attendees’ and instructors’ risk of being exposed to COVID-19 while participating in a KBC/IABLE course. We will comply with governmental mandates and will enact safety practices, including social distancing and cloth face covering requirements for attendees, at all courses. In the event that it is necessary to reschedule a course, all registrants will be notified of the new date and given options should this result in a scheduling conflict.


Schedule
Parsons Aug. 13 2020 Breastfeeding Basics https://lacted.org/product/parsons202004/
Parsons Aug. 14 2020 Beyond the Basics https://lacted.org/product/parsons202004bb/
Liberal Aug. 24 2020 Breastfeeding Basics https://lacted.org/shop/liberal202003/
Pratt Aug. 27 2020 Breastfeeding Basics https://lacted.org/product/pratt202008/
Pratt Aug. 28 2020 Beyond the Basics https://lacted.org/product/pratt202008bb/
Emporia Jan. 29 2021 Beyond the Basics https://lacted.org/product/emporia202006/

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