Upcoming Training & Conferences
CWA provides this chronological list of in-person workshops, online education, and conferences addressing a wide range of topics that promote healthy living and support the professional development of WIC employees and other public health professionals. We invite you to email CWA to submit information about training opportunities appropriate for the WIC Community, to be added to this list.
SAVE THE DATE: CWA’s 27th Annual Conference & Trade Show: April 28-May 1, 2019, San Diego
Classes will be held 1-2 times a month for eight months starting May 21, 2019.
Earn 105 hours of lactation specific education necessary to sit for the IBCLC exam.
Provider approval by the California Board of Registered Nursing (pending), CEP 13623 for 90.0 contact hours.
The Grow Our Own Lactation Consult/IBCLC Prep Course meets the following requirements:
Joint Commission Core Measures for Perinatal Care US Breastfeeding Competencies
Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Training RD Re-certification CEU’s (90)
Our Course Approved by the Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee.
Other Continuing Education Resources:
For Breastfeeding Education Events throughout California, see California Breastfeeding Coalition’s Events Calendar
Pre-Recorded and Live Webinars: UC Davis Human Lactation Center
Culturally Proficient Professional, Reflective Supervision, and other Strengthening Families Training: Strategies 2.0
Lactation Conferences & Courses: Berkeley. Evergreen Perinatal Education
Lactation Educator Counselor & other courses: UC San Diego Extension
Racial Equity Webinar Series: US Breastfeeding Committee
HEALTHY FAMILIES...STRONG COMMUNITIES...BRIGHT FUTURES!
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