Education Opportunities

There are many opportunities in Canada for Baby-Friendly and breastfeeding education.  BFI Ontario does not endorse any educator, specific course or educational event.

If you know of an educational opportunity that you would like to post, please send an email to Webmaster and we will post it here.


Guelph General Hospital Courses

Breastfeeding for Healthcare Professionals Course- Level 1 & Level 2

Poster: Breastfeeding for Healthcare Professionals

Lectures interspersed with group discussions, case studies, videos and case presentations

Feedback from previous course participants:

  • Kathy’s vast knowledge is presented in a practical way
  • Loved the way the course material is
    delivered, the days flew by
  • I feel confident that I can take these ideas and use them each day
  • The best 3 day course, ever!

The prerequisite for the Level Two is successful completion of Level One.

LEVEL 2 COURSE
BUY TICKETS FOR October 15, 22, 29, 2018 ON EVENTBRITE

Contact Margaret Sherratt RN IBCLC with any questions regarding the course:

(519) 822-5350 x2241 OR msherratt@gghorg.ca


The INFACT Canada 20-Hour Breastfeeding Course

For a sound and basic training in breastfeeding support. The course is meant for any person wishing to understand the practice of and issues surrounding breastfeeding more fully. The goal of the INFACT Canada 20-Hour Breastfeeding Course is to facilitate the need to provide those working with mothers and their families the information required to adequately support breastfeeding.

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  • Facilitators:
    • Linda J. Smith, MPH, IBCLC, FACCE, FILCA
    • Elisabeth Sterken, MSc, BSc, Dt., Director INFACT Canada
  • Register

Step 2 education

A Canadian online provider of a variety of breastfeeding and Baby-Friendly courses for health care providers.

The BFI Breastfeeding Essentials course (20 hours)  may be of particular interest to those needing Baby-Friendly education for their work in a hospital or community setting.

Check out the Step 2 Education website Here