Breastfeeding Best Practices: You Can Do It WIC Can Help!

To provide WIC Staff with a solid foundation of the NYS WIC 2014 Breastfeeding Learning Community “You Can Do It/WIC Can Help” initiative for the purpose of improving exclusive breastfeeding rates among WIC participants.  

Please note that for this Virtual Training you will need:

  • Laptop/Desktop Computer
  • Camera (please have your camera turned on, we’d love to see you like we would in a Face to Face training).
  • Microphone
  • The ability to open PDF’s
  • Pencil and Paper

You will be given a Zoom link to join the training; this link cannot be shared. All participants must register individually for training.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the intervention “You Can Do It/WIC Can Help” that promotes exclusive breastfeeding 
  • Demonstrate skills in administering and scoring the BAPT tool  
  • Demonstrate skills utilizing the results of the BAPT for targeted counseling and case conferencing 
  • Identify strategies to conduct a targeted group discussion 

Target Audience: WIC Coordinator, CPA+, Qualified Nutritionist, CPA, Breastfeeding Coordinator, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Coordinator, Designated Breastfeeding Expert, Nutrition Coordinator, Site Supervisor, NYS DOH Staff

Continuing Education: 6 CPEUs, 6 CEUs

Registration for this event closes Mon, 06/07/2021 - 9:00am EDT
Date (EDT): 
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:15pm
Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:15pm
Sessions: 

Day 1: Breastfeeding Best Practices: You Can Do It WIC Can Help!

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:15pm

Day 2: Breastfeeding Best Practices: You Can Do It WIC Can Help!

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:15pm