Designed with your needs as a health professional in mind, this course will help you to further develop your skills and knowledge in lactation support.
Does your professional practice include care for families? Do you want to upgrade your knowledge and skills to enable you to support breastfeeding mothers and babies more effectively?
The Australian Breastfeeding Association has a long tradition of providing high-quality, evidence-based breastfeeding education for you as a health professional.
The 10960NAT Diploma of Breastfeeding Management offers a unique opportunity for participants to build their skills and knowledge in the following areas:
- the anatomy and physiology of human lactation
- management of common breastfeeding problems
- providing counselling to support breastfeeding
- infant and maternal nutrition during lactation
- protecting and supporting breastfeeding
- evaluation of human lactation research
We offer a range of flexible study options to support you to successfully complete this course. We offer distance education options, including online access to workshops. Learners will need to participate in some of the workshops on the day they are run.
If you are interested in completing only a small number of units of the Diploma of Breastfeeding Management, enquire with the Training and Education Officer by emailing email@example.com or by phoning ABA National Support Office on (03) 9690 4620 and asking for the Training and Education Officer.
Download and read the pre-course information booklet (link below). It contains details of:
- Course structure
- Training costs
- Recognition of prior learning opportunity
- Regulatory requirements
- Student responsibilities and obligations
Enrolments for the next intake of the 10960NAT Diploma of Breastfeeding Management will open in April 2023, with the first workshop scheduled for June 2023.
To find out more about the course when enrolments open, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org