Chaffee County Public Health – Certified Breastfeeding Counselor Training, March 2017

Certified Breastfeeding Counselor Training, March 2017


I want to let you know about a Certified Location Counselor training coming up in Salida in March, 2017!  Chaffee County Breastfeeding Coalition (CCBC) is hosting this training as part of our assurance that the array of lactation support in our county is well connected, highly skilled, and consistent in messaging and practices. This is 45 hours of comprehensive, evidence-based breastfeeding management training, including practical skills, theoretical foundations, and competency verification. (


CCBC is offering 5 full scholarship slots, inclusive of the test, valued at approximately $750 each and 6 partial scholarship slots valued at $400. Priority will be given for those working within Chaffee County.


Training details:

Dates and times:  March 6-10, 2017, meeting from 8:15-4:30pm each day

Location:  Salida Steam Plant, 220 W. Sackett Ave., Salida, CO 81201

Lunch will be on your own

Cost, content details, and registration are found here.


Complete the Scholarship application by November 18, 2016


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