Breast/Chestfeeding Course for Parents

Are you an expectant parent who wants to learn about breastfeeding or chestfeeding your baby?

If you want to feel confident about feeding your baby throughout this journey, then this course is for you.

In this self-paced course, you will feel prepared and empowered with information to breastfeed or chestfeed your baby, and with strategies you can use if you are facing challenges. You will have access to a Lactation Consultant as needed throughout the course.

Please note this course will no longer be offered after December 31, 2023.


What you’ll learn

  • How to get breast/chestfeeding off to a strong start
  • How your body prepares and makes milk
  • What to expect after birth, normal newborn eating and sleeping behaviors
  • How to know your baby is getting enough to eat
  • What some of the common and special challenges are and strategies to overcome them.
  • When, how and why to start pumping and what pumps to use
  • What to consider when making decisions about techniques and accessories
  • When, how and where to get the help and support you need
Course Fee & Access

2023 Course Fee $110.00

CRN Access Dates
31048 September 30th -December 31st


Must call to register 604-527-5472.

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Contact Us

For further information please contact:

Darelle Walker
Perinatal Program Assistant
Email Darelle

Christine Sexauer
Prenatal/Perinatal Program Coordinator
Email Christine