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Do you love supporting families? Are you passionate about breastfeeding? Are you ready for a career change or to expand your current birth related services?

Becoming a CAPPA Postpartum Doula or Lactation Educator is a truly rewarding way to make a real difference!

Jodi Congdon, owner of Hip to Heart, offers Postpartum Doula and Lactation Educator trainings all over New England. She is passionate about sharing her knowledge, excitement and experience with you.

 
 

CAPPA 20 Hour Certified Lactation Educator™ Training 

The 3 day (24 hour) course offers 21.25 L-CERPS and 24 CAPPA Contact Hours. RD and Nursing hours potentially available on request.

Ready to become more proficient when offering breastfeeding education? Take the first step towards becoming a Certified Lactation Educator™ with CAPPA.  This three day workshop meets the first requirement of your CLE® program and prepares you to work through the steps for certification. This course is designed to improve the skill base, knowledge and perspectives on breastfeeding for perinatal professionals. Additionally, this course supports both the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative and Mother Friendly practices and provides training for those seeking certification as certified lactation educators™ with CAPPA.

This course satisfies the following:

  • The Core Competencies in Breastfeeding Care and Services for All Health Professionals as outlined by the United States Breastfeeding Committee (no endorsement by the USBC is implied).

  • The 20 Hour World Health Organization Curriculum to support the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative.

Who Should Take this Training:

  • Staff of Hospitals Seeking BabyFriendly Status

  • Birth and Postpartum Doulas

  • Midwives and Obstetricians

  • Labor and Delivery and Postpartum Nurses

  • NICU Nurses

  • Childbirth Educators

  • Dieticians

  • WIC professionals

  • Public Health Staff

  • Physicians

  • La Leche League Leaders

  • Those Supporting Mothers During Breastfeeding


 

CAPPA Certified Postpartum Doula Training

The 2 day (18 hour) training course is the first step to becoming a Certified Postpartum Doula.

The training will cover:

  • Scope of Practice for Postpartum Doula

  • Informed consent

  • Interventions impact on the postpartum period

  • Supporting parents in the immediate postpartum period

  • Breastfeeding support

  • Baby care techniques

  • Calming and soothing techniques

  • Postpartum Mood Disorders and support available

  • SIDS/Back to Sleep Campaign

  • Grief/Loss Support

  • Incorporating family members into the care of the newborn

  • Listening and communication skills

  • Record keeping and contracts

  • Creating and marketing your business

  • Networking solutions

  • Much, much more!!!

Who Should Take this Training:

  • Birth Doulas

  • Midwives and Obstetricians

  • Labor and Delivery and Postpartum Nurses

  • NICU Nurses

  • Maternal/Child Health Visiting Nurses

  • Childbirth Educators

  • WIC professionals

  • Public Health Staff

  • Physicians

  • Social Workers

  • Lactation Support (IBCLC/CLE/CLC)

  • Those Supporting Mothers After Birth


 
 
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The Training Dates

 
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Postpartum Doula Training — Foxboro, MA
450.00

January 12-13, 2019

(8:30am-6:00pm both days)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Lactation Educator Training on February 15-17, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Lactation Educator Training – Foxboro, MA
525.00

February 15-17, 2019

(8:30am-5:00pm each day)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training on January 12-13, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Lactation Educator Training – Bedford, NH
525.00

Feb 22-24, 2019

(8:30am-5:00pm each day)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend a CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Postpartum Doula Training — Foxboro, MA
450.00

May 4-5, 2019

(8:30am-6:00pm both days)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Lactation Educator Training on June 1-3, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Lactation Educator Training – Foxboro, MA
525.00

Jun 1-3, 2019

(8:30am-5:00pm each day)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training on May 4-5, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Postpartum Doula Training — Foxboro, MA
450.00

Sept 21-22, 2019

(8:30am-6:00pm both days)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Lactation Educator Training on October 18-20, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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Lactation Educator Training – Foxboro, MA
525.00

Oct 18-20, 2019

(8:30am-5:00pm each day)

Price includes workshop and training manual.

If you’d like to also attend the CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training on September 21-22, please use discount code COMBO for $100 off!

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