Best Practice: Managing Early Feeding Challenges


Ten Steps Education for Healthcare Providers

Course Description

This 4-hour in-person program was specifically designed for maternal-infant healthcare providers. In a fast-paced format, this course focuses on the healthcare provider's role in providing infant feeding information and support to pregnant and new families. It is designed to help hospitals and communities provide the basics of early breastfeeding care, with many common-sense, practical strategies, based on scientific evidence. This program provides strategies for implementing the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and fulfills the educations requirements of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative.

Course Objectives

Education Credits

CME’s are not provided by EPE. However, we are happy to work with your medical education department. This offering has been approved by the following organizations for the respective hours of continuing education credit:

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners, Provider Number: CLT108-4
Instructional hours in topics on IBLCE Detailed Content Outline
Commission on Dietetic Registration CPE hours, Category II, Provider Number: EV001
California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number: CEP 14127
Learning Hours Earned


If your facility is interested in hosting and scheduling this course, please Contact Us.