Breastfeeding Education Opportunities

WIC Breastfeeding Trainings

Missouri WIC

“Breastfeeding Promotion and Support” eLearning training
This online training is required for all new WIC staff within 30 days of hire.

“Using Loving Support to Grow and Glow in WIC”
This training is for all new WIC Staff, within 6 months of hire, to provide them with the knowledge and skills they need to promote and support breastfeeding.

Breastfeeding Coordinator Training
This training is required for all new WIC Breastfeeding Coordinators.

Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Training

Loving Support

“Using Loving Support to Manage Peer Counseling”
This training is required for all new WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Coordinators to learn how to manage their program at the local level.

“Loving Support through Peer Counseling, A Journey Together”
This training is required for all new WIC peer counselors and Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Coordinators.

Other Training Opportunities

“Fundamentals of Breastfeeding: An 18 Hour Course”
The training will provide basic knowledge on breastfeeding and is geared for both WIC and hospital staff that support breastfeeding.