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Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Train the Trainer (for Technical Assistant Proffesionals)

November 15 @ 10:00 am - November 16 @ 3:00 pm

- $10.00

Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Train the Trainer

Thursday, November 15, 10:00am-3:00pm

5 CHCs

$10.00 (lunch and snacks included)

The Carolina Breastfeeding-Friendly Child Care (BFCC) Initiative promotes widespread implementation of breastfeeding support in child care settings. Breastfeeding provides the healthiest start in life for infants, but children who are routinely cared for by someone other than their parents are less likely to be breastfed. This training with offer Technical Assistants ( CCHC’s, CCR&R, and other trainers) an opportunity to learn how to help centers create an environment that supports breastfeeding and to become Breastfeeding Friendly Certified. TA’s will receive training on the importance of breastfeeding, how to help a center create a breastfeeding friendly environment, and how to develop a plan with a center to include breastfeeding in parent/staff orientation and educational materials.Training will be provided on the proper handling and feeding of mother’s milk, storage and labeling for center use. TA’s will receive a trainer’s manual, materials for center use and resources for families.

Each TA will need to complete 4 ( 30 minute) modules prior to the training and bring a copy of the certificate.  See instructions below: 

The first step is to create an account, then log in.  After logging-in, there will be three classroom options.  Choose “Childcare Settings: Trainers of Early Care Providers.”  The promo code is TOT1.  If you cannot complete an entire module at one time, you can logout and come back to it later.

Questions? Please email Natasha Bowden at natasha@buncombepfc.org



Is my registration transferable?

Things happen! If for some reason you are unable to attend this training after you have registered, you may send someone in your place! Just be sure to let us know (training@buncombepfc.org).

What is the refund policy?

Unfortunately, we do not offer refunds for trainings, unless Buncombe Partnership for Children cancels the event. Instead, we do offer ‘credits’ that can be applied to future trainings you wish to attend. To receive credits for future training you must cancel at least 24 hours in advance. You are responsible for contacting us should you wish you transfer your credit to another training.

Can I pay with cash or check?

If your organization must pay by check, please contact Stevie Alverson at 828.407.2058 or stevie@buncombepfc.org. All checks are due 72 hours in advance unless otherwise agreed upon. If we do not receive payment 72 hours in advance we will open up those seats for other registrants. Unfortunately, we cannot accept cash. If you do not have a credit card or feel uncomfortable using a credit card online, consider asking a friend to register you and giving them cash.


November 15 @ 10:00 am
November 16 @ 3:00 pm
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Buncombe Partnership
2229 Riverside Drive
Asheville, NC 28804 United States