Breastfeeding and relationship building course for Children’s Centres

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The course for children’s centre staff concentrates on the basics of breastfeeding and the importance of supporting strong loving bonds between babies and their parents.

Implementing Baby Friendly standards within children’s centres and adopting a child rights approach will be considered in depth.

Quotes from participants

“Very good course – could do with this for every staff member.”

“The facilitators pitched this just right, treated us like adults and co professionals.”

“I loved the discussion around hormones and the importance of the role they play for baby and mum.”

In-house courses

Training is provided on the organisation’s own premises for up to 16 staff. The 2017 price is £5,800.

Some organisations send all their staff on the course, while others choose to hold the course jointly with a neighbouring facility or hold it for several within the region. To discuss booking the course for your staff, please call the Baby Friendly Initiative on 020 7375 6052 or e-mail us at bfi@unicef.org.uk.

Open courses

This course is currently not available to book as an individual. Please email bfi@unicef.org.uk if you wish to register your interest.

Please note that our services are usually booked up several months in advance and your first preferred date may not always be available.

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Breastfeeding and Relationship Building: A new approach - 2 Day course for children’s centre staff - Participant’s pack

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