August 15, 2022 @ 8:30 am – August 19, 2022 @ 1:00 pm
(707) 319-7489

Become a Community Breastfeeding Peer Counselor!

Increase your breastfeeding knowledge, skill, and support by attending this breastfeeding peer counselor training. The training will provide you with breastfeeding and infant care knowledge and skills to be an effective breastfeeding peer counselor.The online training is FREE and offered: Monday, August 15th through Friday, August 19th, 2022 from 8:30 am -1:00 pm.  You must complete all 20-hours (5 days), in-order to receive your certificate of completion.

The instructors are: Monique Sims, DrPH, MPH, BS, RD, IBCLC, Brandi Gates-Burgess, BS, IBCLC, Allana Samuel, BA, IBCLC, Jessica Lee, IBCLC and Djuna Blackmon, BA, IBCLC.

To prepare for the class, please have PowerPoint slides, handouts printed (will be sent through Dropbox prior to training start), post-it notes, a doll or stuffed animal, pillows, breast model (if available), pack of balloons, lipstick or lip balm, and breast pump and kit (if available).