Free 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!

7.25 CNEs

Agenda

This class teaches health care staff current evidence-based information and skills to support breastfeeding mothers and their children, particularly during the prenatal and early postpartum periods. We utilize various modes of learning, including  videos, small group work, equipment demonstration, etc. Class participants will be evaluated for basic breastfeeding competencies and receive 7 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 12, 2021 * OUSHC Student Union, OKC, OK * REGISTER HERE

October 6, 2021 * OUSHC Student Union, OKC, OK * REGISTER HERE

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

2-day Training - Breastfeeding Basics & Beyond

FREE!

11.3 CNEs

Agenda

This class teaches current evidence-based 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.  We utilize various modes of learning, including pre and post self-assessments, videos, small group work, equipment demonstration, etc. Class participants will be evaluated for basic breastfeeding competencies and receive 11.3 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:

 September 14-15, 2021 * OKC, OK * location TBA * SIGN UP FOR WAIT LIST

November 2-3, 2021 * Tulsa, OK * location TBA * SIGN UP FOR WAIT LIST

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

Book a Private Session!

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 your 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.