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BFI 20hr Breastfeeding Course

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Royal Victoria Hospital

201 Georgian Drive

Rm 4G104

Barrie, ON L4M 6M2

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20hr Breastfeeding Course

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Based on the WHO/UNICEF 20hr Lactation Management Course. Adapted by the BFI Strategy for Ontario and SMDHU.

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify breastfeeding as a global health issue.
  • Have knowledge of the Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI)
  • Give examples from the 10 steps to successful breastfeeding in order to provide a foundation for policy and practice changes
  • Understand and discuss the reasons for the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes
  • Obtain the necessary knowledge and skills to assist mothers in attaining their personal breastfeeding goals.

Participants are required to have completed the RNAO E-learning Breastfeeding Course prior to this day, To create an account and register, visit http://elearning.rnao.ca/ Please bring a copy of your RNAO course completion certificate.

Cost: $15 for non RVH employees

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Barrie, ON L4M 6M2

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