Continuing Education for Lactation Consultants

As Lactation Consultants, it’s important for us to stay up to date on the latest research, best practices, and global perspectives. Not only are we empowered with new skills, but we can directly see the impact on our clients breastfeeding outcomes. Providing lactation continuing education since 2007, GOLD Learning is the largest online resource for breastfeeding education professionals. The packages below have been curated through our GOLD Lactation Online Conferences, individual webinars and through partnerships with Lactation Associations and Organizations.

The following online presentations are accredited for Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) and are applicable for recertification towards your International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC's), Certified Lactation Educator (CLE) & Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) credentials. The type of online IBCLC CERPs can be identified by hovering over the "details" link. Lectures will be designated L-CERPs, E-CERPs and R-CERPs. GOLD Learning has been designated as a Long Term Provider of CERPs by the IBLCE - Approval #CLT114-07.

Viewing Time: When purchasing multiple packages at the same time, the viewing time becomes cumulative!

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$0.00 USD

What the Books Don't Teach You: Tips and Tricks for the Lactation Professional

In celebration of IBCLC Day 2021, GOLD Learning is excited to welcome Kay Hoover as she shares her brand new presentation titled What the Books Don't Teach You: Tips and Tricks for the Lactation Profe...
Kay Hoover, MEd, IBCLC, FILCA
What the Books Don't Teach You: Tips and Tricks for the Lactation Professional
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 08/01/2021
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$50.00 USD

GOLD Learning Day 2021 - Human Milk Composition: Navigating the Role of Parental Nutrition

GOLD Learning Day - Human Milk Composition: Navigating the Role of Parental Nutrition provide new perspective and insight. Lactating parents hear a lot of conflicting information about wha...
Milk Composition and Maternal Nutrition: Understanding the Impact and Outcomes
Joanna Nawfal, RN, MSN, IBCLC
A Dairy-free Mediterranean Diet and the Impact on Colic and Allergy in Infants Receiving Human Milk
Meghan McMillin, MS, RDN, CSP, LDN, IBCLC
Popular Diet Trends: Impact and Safety During Lactation
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 6 Weeks  |   Added: 17/11/2020
Dietetics CEU: 3
L-CERP: 3
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 3
Midwifery CEU: 0.3
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$50.00 USD

GOLD Learning Day: Level-Up Your Lactation Skills

Take your professional lactation skills to the next level! This special package is designed to hone your assessment and clinical management skills and abilities. We've brought together four expert...
Introduction to Cervical Auscultation
Assessment and Management of Mastitis
Disorganized Infant Feeding: Beyond Suck, Swallow, Breathe
Melissa Cole, IBCLC, RLC
Thinking Critically About the Use of Clinical Lactation Tools
Presentations: 4  |  Hours / CE Credits: 4 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 6 Weeks  |   Added: 16/06/2020
CERP: 4
L-CERP: 4
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 4
Midwifery CEU: 0.4
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$170.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2020

Welcome to the GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium for 2020! This popular program provides the latest research, perspectives and best practice when working with infants with oral restrictions and their...
First Do No Harm: The Importance of Assessment, Referral, and Collaborative of Ankyloglossia
Gina Weissman, DMD, RN, IBCLC, FABM
Understanding the Complexities of Tongue Tie: 2020 Updates
Sarah Oakley, BA(Hons) RN HV IBCLC
The Elephant In The Room - Bleeding Post Tongue-Tie Division
Breastfeeding With A Tongue Tie. How Can We Help When A Tie Revision Is Not Possible?
Jacqueline Kincer, IBCLC, CSOM
Tongue Tied Untied: Creating Functional Breastfeeding Outcomes
Critical Assessment of Apparent Tongue-Tie
BreAnne Marcucci, ARNP, FNP-C, IBCLC
Jennifer Millich, MSN, BSN, RN, IBCLC
How Do We Measure A Complete Release?
From Head to Toe It's All Connected: Pediatric TMJD, Tongue Tie, and Chiropractic Care
Cara Riek, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, IBCLC, DABLS
Reattachment And Re-Release: Starting The Dialogue To Improve Patient Outcomes
Robyn Merkel-Walsh, MA, CCC-SLP/COM®
Understanding the Variations of Active Wound Management and Neuromuscular Re-Education
Presentations: 10  |  Hours / CE Credits: 10 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 02/06/2020
CERP: 10
L-CERP: 7
R-CERP: 3
CME: 10
Dietetics CEU: 10
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$55.00 USD

Changing Outcomes for Breastfeeding Families Lecture Pack

This Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Lecture Pack 2019 consists of presentations which were originally presented at the 24th Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine in ...
Fiona Clare Dykes, PhD, MA, RM, ADM, FHEA
Influencing a Paradigm Shift in the Unicef UK Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI)
Breastfeeding and Perinatal Mood Disorders: Circuits and Circumstances
Peter S Blair, BSc, MSc, PhD
Reducing SIDS Risks Whilst Promoting Breastfeeding
Christine Mcintosh, BSc, MBChB, Dip.O&G, Dip.PAed., FRNZCGP
Confident Conversations; Empowering Parents to Make Choices to Prevent their Baby from Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy
Ending Sponsorship of Paediatricians by BMS Companies – Case Study of RCPCH
Presentations: 6  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3.75 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 09/01/2020
CERP: 3.75
L-CERP: 2.25
R-CERP: 1.5
tri-county
$90.00 USD

Tri-County Breastfeeding Connections 19th Annual Conference

Increase your knowledge base and your professional lactation skills with our conference material! New research on topics relating to breastfeeding is exploding! The microbial world of the maternal-inf...
A Father’s Role in Breastfeeding
Still Swimming Upstream: Breastfeeding in a Formula Feeding World
The Making of Human Milk: A Clinical Update
New Insights Into the Maternal Child Microbiome
Promoting Provider Self-Efficacy in Breastfeeding Support
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 6 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: March 9, 2021
CERP: 6
L-CERP: 6
Dietetics CEU: 6
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 6
kathleen
$15.00 USD

Mother-Infant Sleep Location: It's Not as Simple as it Seems

Policy makers often describe mother-infant sleep in fairly black-and-white terms, and try to condense their message into a single declarative statement: don’t sleep with your baby. Recent research, ...
Mother-Infant Sleep Location: It's Not as Simple as it Seems
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 17/02/2021
CERP: 1
R-CERP: 1
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$225.00 USD

GOLD Birth & Beyond Conference 2020

The birth of a child is a vulnerable time full of profound changes. Respectful, kind, culturally sensitive and evidence-based care results in families who feel valued and empowered as they start thei...
Awakening the Parent: Are You Supporting or Sabotaging Your Client’s Transformation?
Raja Gangopadhyay, MBBS MD DFFP MRCOG Cert Medical Education
The Importance of Addressing Mental Health & Wellbeing During Pregnancy
Paternal Perinatal Mental Health: Yes, It's a Thing, and What to Do About It
Paternal Perinatal Mental Health: Yes, It's a Thing, and What to Do About It
Emily Claire Blackmoon, BSW, MSW, RSW, OASW
Protecting The Sacred: Honouring Birth Parents Through Planning for the Postpartum Journey
Including Fathers and Partners to Support Perinatal Mental Health and Marriages
Parenting a High-Needs Baby in a Low-Needs Society
Tynan Rhea, RP (Qualifying), MA
Postpartum Sex: A Trauma-Informed and Sex-Positive Approach
Sayida Peprah, PsyD, Doula
Understanding Maternal Suicide and Supporting Individuals at Risk
Linos Muvhu, Counsellor, AdvDip Family Therapy
Holistic Community Care for Parenthood (HCCP)
Disparities in Perinatal Care and Outcomes Among Women With Disabilities: An Urgent Call for Inclusion
Kimberly Bepler, IBCLC, CPD, CNPE, CLE
The Crying Curve and the Impact on Postpartum and Breastfeeding
The Postpartum Nest: Helping Parents Lay the Foundation for Their Child's Lifelong Health
Presentations: 13  |  Hours / CE Credits: 12.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 12/02/2021
CERP: 12.5
L-CERP: 1
R-CERP: 11.5
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 12.5
CME: 12.5
Midwifery CEU: 1.25
bvl
$110.00 USD

BVL Online Congress

Take your professional lactation skills to the next level! This special package is designed to learn more about the new topics in lactation and the influence of COVID 19, breastfeeding education and s...
Prof. Amy Brown, PhD; MSc; BSc
How Can We Better Support Mothers Don’t Meet Their Breastfeeding Goals?
Joke Muyldermans, Midwife, MsC, lactation consultant IBCLC
Ready-Made Educational Breastfeeding Material to Improve Parental Education and Empower Parents.
7-10% Gewichtsverlies, Bijvoeden of Niet? Een Andere Blik Op Gewichstverlies Bij Borstgevoede Pasgeboren Baby
Exploring Playful Technology to Support Breastfeeding Education
Has COVID-19 Affected Breastfeeding Promotion and Support Practices?
Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA
What's New In Lactation
De Diagnose en Behandeling Van Spruw Bij Borstvoeding
Alexandra Walker, BSN, MA, RN, IBCLC, RLC
Chasing the Butterfly: Understanding How the Thyroid Gland Impacts Breastfeeding
Presentations: 8  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: February 8, 2021
CERP: 5.5
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$265.00 USD

GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2020

The GOLD Lactation Online Conference is the largest Annual Breastfeeding Conference in the world. Packed full of fascinating topics such as supporting families who are exclusively pumping, oxidatio...
Virus Killing by White Blood Cells in Breast Milk: How Breastfeeding Is Protective Against HIV
Understanding Lactation-Related Research
Annie Frisbie, MA, IBCLC
The Ethics of Digital Privacy and Lactation Practice
Tomoko Seo, MD, IBCLC, FABM
Lactation Education as Advocacy: Increasing Knowledge Among Physicians
Liberate Millennials from The Pressures of Breastfeeding With the Power of Social Media Support
Medication Use During Breastfeeding
Paulina Erices, MS, IBCLC, IMH-E (r)
Nursing A Preemie, Perspectives For Lactation Supporters and Professionals
Christy Jo Hendricks, IBCLC, RLC, CLE, CD(DONA), CCCE
Sharing Your Wisdom: From Abstract Idea to Awesome Prenatal Breastfeeding Class
Facilitated Discussion on IYCF-E and the Role of the Lactation Professional
Melissa Cole, IBCLC, RLC
A Case Study Approach to Critical Thinking Skills for Lactation Professionals
Annie Frisbie, MA, IBCLC
Ask the Expert: Best Practices for Intake, Documentation, and Reporting
Mona Liza Hamlin, MSN, RN, IBCLC
Breastfeeding as a Preventative Care Change Model: How to Affect Change
The Real Life Experience of Working in Lactation Care: Struggles and Solutions
Dixie Whetsell, MS, IBCLC
Lisa Gonzales, BSN, RN, IBCLC
Lactation Anaphylaxis: A Case Study
Moving from Evidence to Practice: Knowledge Translation and Breastfeeding Support
How To Enhance Breastfeeding A Lot: Engage Fathers
Breastfeeding With Ease: The Impact of Infant Reflex Emergence and Integration
Sejal Fichadia, B.S (Microbiology), B.S. (Clinical Laboratory Science), IBCLC, CEIM
Teaching Infant Facial Massage to Parents to Support a Functional Latch
Rhythmic Movement for Breastfeeding Function
Katrien Nauwelaerts, IBCLC, BA, MA
Breastfeeding and The Use Of Herbs
Growth Charts, Use and Abuse
Jo Gilpin, RM CHN IBCLC
Birth and Breastfeeding Outcomes
Facilitating Breastfeeding Among Incarcerated Women
Breastfeeding with Insufficient Glandular Tissue
Nikki Hunter Greenaway, MSN FNP, IBCLC
The Effects of Breastfeeding on Sexual Intimacy
Sharon L. Unger, MD, FRCP(C)
The Use of Human Donor Milk in the High Risk Neonate
Relactation - A Supportive Approach
When Supply is Greater than Demand: Maternal Hyperlactation Syndrome
Identifying Musculoskeletal Issues That Impact Breastfeeding
Ted Greiner, PhD (International Nutrition)
Alcohol Consumption During Lactation
What’s New With the International Code on the Marketing of Breast Milk Substitutes: It’s Not Just About Formula!
Robinson Reed, MSN, CNM, ARNP, IBCLC
Queer Milk: Inclusive Lactation Care for LGBTQ Families
Presentations: 33  |  Hours / CE Credits: 32.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 24/07/2020
CERP: 32.5
Midwifery CEU: 2.8
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 28.5
R-CERP: 3
E-CERP: 2
L-CERP: 27.5
michelle
$15.00 USD

Interoception: Beyond the Homunculus....The Real Sixth Sense and Its Primary Function as Sensory Input to the Autonomic Nervous System

Interoception is a term used to describe our nervous system's awareness of the sensations from the gastrointestinal and visceral system, as well as the primary sensory part/input to baby's Autonomic N...
Michelle Emanuel, OTR/L, CIMI, CST, NBCR, RYT 200
Interoception: Beyond the Homunculus....The Real Sixth Sense and Its Primary Function as Sensory Input to the Autonomic Nervous System
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 07/14/2020
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
laurel5
$15.00 USD

Hold the Phone! Diet Does Matter During Breastfeeding: Implication of Diet on Fatty Acid Composition and Other Nutrients

For more than a decade most lactation professions have been suggesting to families that diet matters very little in terms of breastmilk composition. We have told parents that they can essentially eat ...
Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, RLC, BSc, CLE, CCCE
Hold the Phone! Diet Does Matter During Breastfeeding: Implication of Diet on Fatty Acid Composition and Other Nutrients
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 07/14/2020
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
amy
$15.00 USD

Breastfeeding Trauma: How Can We Recognise and Support Mothers Who Wanted to Breastfeed but Were Unable to Meet Their Goals?

It is recognised that women can experience feelings of guilt, unhappiness and anger when they cannot meet their breastfeeding goals. Breastfeeding difficulties leading to early cessation are a risk fa...
Amy Brown, PhD, Professor
Breastfeeding Trauma: How Can We Recognise and Support Mothers Who Wanted to Breastfeed but Were Unable to Meet Their Goals?
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 07/14/2020
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$0.00 USD

Let's Talk Lactation: Expert Answers to Your Professional Practice Questions

Have you ever wished you could sit down with one of the leaders of the lactation field and ask them all your questions? We're excited to offer this opportunity to benefit from the extensive kno...
Let's Talk Lactation: Expert Answers to Your Professional Practice Questions
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 16/06/2020
L-CERP: 1
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2020 - Day 2 Emerging Topics

Welcome to the GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium for 2020! Our 5 expert speakers will be diving deeper into the complex topic of oral restrictions in infants. Learn about new perspectives on how we ...
Sarah Oakley, BA(Hons) RN HV IBCLC
The Elephant In The Room - Bleeding Post Tongue-Tie Division
BreAnne Marcucci, ARNP, FNP-C, IBCLC
Jennifer Millich, MSN, BSN, RN, IBCLC
How Do We Measure A Complete Release?
From Head to Toe It's All Connected: Pediatric TMJD, Tongue Tie, and Chiropractic Care
Cara Riek, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, IBCLC, DABLS
Reattachment And Re-Release: Starting The Dialogue To Improve Patient Outcomes
Robyn Merkel-Walsh, MA, CCC-SLP/COM®
Understanding the Variations of Active Wound Management and Neuromuscular Re-Education
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 04/06/2020
CERP: 5
L-CERP: 2
R-CERP: 3
CME: 5
Dietetics CEU: 5
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2020 - Day 1 Fundamental Skills

Welcome to the GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium for 2020! Our 5 expert speakers will present a comprehensive overview of the fundamentals of providing care to infants with oral restrictions and thei...
Gina Weissman, DMD, RN, IBCLC, FABM
Understanding the Complexities of Tongue Tie: 2020 Updates
First Do No Harm: The Importance of Assessment, Referral, and Collaborative of Ankyloglossia
Critical Assessment of Apparent Tongue-Tie
Jacqueline Kincer, IBCLC, CSOM
Tongue Tied Untied: Creating Functional Breastfeeding Outcomes
Breastfeeding With A Tongue Tie. How Can We Help When A Tie Revision Is Not Possible?
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 04/06/2020
L-CERP: 5
CME: 5
Dietetics CEU: 5
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$75.00 USD

Essential Communication Skills for Lactation Professionals

Communication skills are of critical importance in health care, and they are called "skills" for a reason. Communication techniques can be learned and practiced to help improve your ability to communi...
Cynthia Good, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, CATSM
We’re Human, Too: Hidden Dynamics in Our Communication with Clients
Communication and Conflict - How Connection Supports Both
Tanya Singleton, BSN, MA, MPH, RN-BC, IBCLC, LCCE
Communication 360
Shu-Fang Wang, PhD, RN, CNM, IBCLC, President Chinese Lactation Consultant Association
Communications/Connection and Conflict Resolution Within the Extended Family
CALM Communication
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 08/05/2020
CERP: 5
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 5
Midwifery CEU: 0.5
R-CERP: 5
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Infant Sleep Symposium 2020

Getting enough sleep is one of the most common concerns for new parents, and questions about sleep are common for all health care professionals working with new families. Stay up to date with the late...
Helen Ball, BSc, MA, PhD
Babies In Boxes: The Hype, The Reality And The Evidence
Melissa Bartick, MD, MSc, FABM
Bedsharing and Breastfeeding: Evidence and Recommendations
Lyndsey Hookway, BSc, RNC, HV, IBCLC
You Can't Sleep With Your Foot On The Gas Pedal: How To Improve Sleep By Tapping Into Calm
Karen Kerkhoff Gromada, MSN, RN, IBCLC, FILCA
Is Sleep Really A Necessity? Nighttime Parenting With Multiple Infants
Erin Shaheen, BsocSc, R.S.S.W
Collaborative Approaches To Educating New Families On Prenatal Sleep Expectations
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 08/04/2020
CERP: 5
Nursing Contact Hour(s): 5
R-CERP: 5
CME: 5
Midwifery CEU: 0.5