OBRC's In-Person Breastfeeding Classes for Health Care Staff

Oklahoma Breastfeeding Resource Center programs are supported by a Title V Block Grant from the Maternal and Child Health Services of the OSDH.

1-day Training - Making Breastfeeding Easier

FREE!

7.5 CNEs

Agenda

This class teaches health care staff current information and skills to support breastfeeding mothers and their children, particularly during the prenatal and early postpartum periods. The class utilizes various modes of learning, including hands on activities, videos, small group work, equipment demonstration, etc. Class participants will be evaluated for basic breastfeeding competencies and receive 7.5 nursing contact hours. This class is appropriate for hospital and clinic staff as well as providers in community settings (e.g. doulas, peer counselors). Click here to learn how these CNEs can be converted into LCERPs.

NEXT SESSIONS:

August 6, 2020, OU HSC Student Union, OKC, OK - Register Here

September 16, 2020, Pioneer Technology Center, Ponca City, OK - Register Here

*Due to COVID-19, classes are subject to cancellation.

OBRC Reserves the right to cancel classes due to low registration.

2-day Training - Breastfeeding Basics & Beyond

FREE!

11.8 CNEs

Agenda

This class teaches health care staff current information and skills to support breastfeeding mothers and their children, during the prenatal, early postpartum periods and beyond, including topics such as milk production, dads/partners and the workplace.  This class utilizes various modes of learning, including pre and post self-assessments, hands-on activities, videos, small group work, equipment demonstration, etc. Class participants will be evaluated for basic breastfeeding competencies and receive 11.8 nursing contact hours. This class is appropriate for hospital and clinic staff as well as home visiting staff and other providers in community settings (e.g. doulas, peer counselors). Click here to learn how these CNEs can be converted into LCERPs.

NEXT SESSIONS:

 TBA

OBRC Reserves the right to cancel classes due to low registration.

Book a Session at Your Facility

If OBRC does not have a class listed near you, we would love to come to you!  In addition to the two courses outlined above, OBRC can also provide various trainings to fit your needs.  Below is a short list of courses/lectures available.  If you lactation needs are not listed here, contact us to discuss other possibilities.

  • Lectures for physicians/providers
  • Presentations for hospital leadership on optimal hospital care
  • Baby-friendly skills training
  • Clinical skills sessions
  • Other specific topics as needed (e.g. skin to skin contact, prenatal education, etc)

Looking to obtain credit for community rotations?  See the below list of our rotation offerings. 

Each training has a required minimum number of attendees, as well as host requirements. For more information, contact as at: obrc@ouhsc.edu.