CHI Health Saint Elizabeth


Online Breastfeeding Class

Our online breastfeeding class provides busy parents with information on breastfeeding at your own pace in the comfort of your home. This is an interactive web-based program that includes animated illustrations, videos and voice-overs.

What do I need to do?

Register online or call 402-219-7000

A parent’s book and other written materials will be sent to you by mail after registration is complete

You will receive an access code valid for up to 90 days after you register for the class. For 90 days, you can access the online program as often as you want.

Topics include:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the breast and breast milk
  • Benefits of breastfeeding
  • Skin to skin
  • Supply and demand
  • Frequency and duration of feedings
  • Correct position and latch
  • Pumping, hand expression, collection and storage of breast milk
  • Dealing with problems such as engorgement and sore nipples
  • Caring for yourself with proper nutrition and rest
  • The importance of support for breastfeeding

Class fee: $20.00 for 90-day access

Following software is recommended:

  • Latest version of Adobe Macromedia Flash Player
  • The latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader installed
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, FireFox or Safari
  • Java enabled
  • Full Accessories installed with Windows operating system
  • High Speed Internet access
  • Pop-ups turned ON
  • Active X controls enabled