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Newborn Care

Expecting Parents: Newborn 101


Description
This class was created for expecting parents looking for a run down on important newborn care. We'll go into diapering, bathing, feeding, infant sleep, development, and more! This class goes over the necessary information to get you through the 4th trimester.

Instructor: Carole Kramer-Arsenault, RN

Content
  • Welcome
  • Instructions To Use The Online Learning Platform
  • Terms of Use Agreement
  • Welcome
  • Meet Your Instructor
  • Unit 1
  • Understanding Labor & Delivery
  • Sign Up For A Birthing Class!
  • The 4 Stages of Labor
  • Unit 2
  • Preparing for Baby
  • Baby Checklist & Recommendations
  • Installing Rear Facing Car Seat
  • Unit 3
  • Diapering & Bathing Your Newborn
  • How to Bathe an Infant
  • Diapering Tips
  • Unit 4
  • Umbilical Cord & Circumcision Care
  • Unit 5
  • Formula Feeding
  • Baby Formula Shortage Recommendations
  • Mixing Formula Safely
  • Unit 6
  • Breastfeeding & Weight Gain Introduction
  • Breastfeeding
  • Best Bottles For Breastfed Babies
  • Unit 7
  • Breast Feeding Positions
  • Tips on Clearing A Blocked Milk Duct
  • Effective Latch
  • Ineffective Latch
  • Unit 8
  • Soothing Techniques
  • Soothe Your Baby: The 5 S's
  • Top 3 Burping Techniques
  • Unit 9
  • Newborn Sleep
  • Swaddling Techniques
  • Encouraging Healthy Sleep: Birth to 4 Weeks
  • SIDS Research Breakthrough 2022
  • Unit 10
  • Supporting Infant Development
  • Infant Development
  • Affordable Infant Activities To Do At Home
  • Completion
  • Closing
  • Additional Resource
  • Parent Education
  • Survey: Tell us your thoughts
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 2 years