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Newborn Care Expert Training Program


Description
If you’re looking to nurture your gift of childcare into an enriching career, you’ll also want to know how to professionally address a range of complex newborn needs. Complementing your natural way with infants, our Newborn Care Expert course will enable you to provide top-notch baby care services and give that essential peace of mind to families welcoming you into their homes. Boston Baby Nurse and Nanny’s comprehensive Newborn Care Expert Training Program provides the highest level and quality in baby care education.

Our elite, nationally recognized Newborn Care Expert Training Program:
Includes over 40 hours of online practical training
Teaches in accordance with American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations and policies
Designed by Baby Expert and Author Carole Arsenault, who has over a decade of hands-on experience as a Registered Nurse, baby nurse and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Prepares you for a satisfying and reputable career as a Newborn Care Expert

Content
  • Terms of Use Agreement
  • Course Syllabus
  • Read Newborn 101
  • Unit 1: What is a Newborn Care Expert?
  • Introduction: What is a Newborn Care Expert?
  • Unit 1: What is a Newborn Care Expert?
  • Unit 2: Preparing for Baby
  • Introduction: Preparing for Baby
  • Preparing for Baby Checklist
  • Unit 2: Preparing for Baby
  • Unit 3: Newborn Appearance
  • Introduction: Newborn Appearance
  • Unit 3: Newborn Appearance
  • Unit 3 Quiz
  • Unit 4: Senses and Reflexes
  • Introduction: Senses and Reflexes
  • Unit 4: Senses and Reflexes
  • Unit 4 Quiz
  • Unit 5: Routine Newborn Care
  • Introduction: Routine Newborn Care
  • Bathing 1
  • How to Bathe Your Infant
  • Unit 5: Bath Time
  • Choosing a Diaper
  • Unit 5: Diapering & Umbilical Cord Care
  • Circumcision
  • Unit 5: Circumcision & Baby Massage
  • TummyTime
  • Unit 5: Tummy Time
  • Infant Torticollis
  • Unit 5: Infant Torticollis & Closing
  • Unit 5 Quiz
  • Unit 6: All Babies Cry
  • Introduction: All Babies Cry
  • Unit 6: All Babies Cry
  • How to Swaddle a Baby
  • Unit 6 Quiz
  • Unit 7: Newborn Sleep
  • Introduction: Newborn Sleep
  • Unit 7: Newborn Sleep
  • Unit 7 Quiz
  • Unit 8: Breast Feeding
  • Introduction: Breastfeeding
  • Importance of Breastfeeding
  • Unit 8: Milk Production
  • Milk Production
  • The Let-Down
  • Unit 8: How Long Should a Baby Breastfeed?
  • Hunger Signs
  • Unit 8: Breastfeeding Positions
  • The Cross Cradle Hold
  • Unit 8: The Cradle Hold
  • The Cradle Hold
  • Unit 8: The Football Hold
  • The Football Hold
  • Unit 8: The Side-Lying Hold
  • The Side-Lying Hold
  • Latching On
  • Unit 8: Breastfeeding Tips
  • Effective Latch
  • Ineffective Latch
  • Weight Gain
  • Unit 8: Weight Gain
  • Nipple Care
  • Unit 8: Common Concerns
  • Breast Fullness
  • Unit 8: Engorgement
  • Milk Expression: Pumping
  • Unit 8: Milk Expression
  • Storing Breastmilk
  • Unit 8: Storing & Warming Breastmilk
  • Unit 8 Quiz
  • Units 9 & 10: Formula Feeding & Reflux
  • Introduction: Formula Feeding
  • Unit 9: Formula Feeding
  • Introduction: Reflux
  • Unit 10: Reflux
  • Units 9 & 10 Quiz
  • Unit 11: Preterm Babies
  • Introduction: Preterm Babies
  • Unit11: Preterm Babies
  • Unit 11 Quiz
  • Units 12 & 13: Common Concerns & Red Flags
  • Introduction: Common Concerns
  • Unit 12: Common Concerns
  • Introduction: Red Flags
  • Unit 13: Red Flags
  • Unit 12 & 13 Quiz
  • Unit 14: Client Relationships
  • Introduction: Client Relationships
  • Unit 14: Client Relationships
  • Unit 14 Quiz
  • Survey: Tell us your thoughts
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 2 years