Continuing Education Credits

Are you working towards a professional designation or need to re-qualify? We have you covered! GOLD Lactation Online Conference provides you with a variety of educational credits based on the number of lectures you complete, the length of the presentation and the topic. This conference offers CERPs, CME Credits, Nursing Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs, and Midwifery CEUs (MEAC) credits.

Easily keep track of the presentations you complete using the delegate dashboard. Conference participants will be required to watch the entire presentation, complete 3 quiz questions and complete and submit an evaluation form for each presentation in order to receive their continuing education hours. At the end of the live days of the conference, you can submit your attendance to automatically generate your accreditation certificate(s). You are not required to view all conference presentations, however you will only receive credits for the presentations that you complete. Below is a breakdown of the credits we are offering this year.

The 2022 GOLD Lactation Online Conference features 29.5 hours of education for the main conference. 6 hours of education are available with each of the following add-on lecture packs: "Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills", "Parent Centered Lactation Care" and "Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future". There are 4 hours of education available with the add-on lecture pack "Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action". That is a total of 51.5 educational hours!

Please note one hour of education is equivalent to 1 continuing education credit. The total number of available credits for each accreditation type is determined by the accreditation provider.

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PDF - Updated March 30, 2022

GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2022 is approved for the following credits:

CERPs - Continuing Education Recognition Points
Applicable to International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs), Certified Lactation Counsellors (CLCs), Certified Lactation Educators (CLEs), Childbirth Educators (CBEs) and doulas. GOLD Learning is designated as a Long Term Provider of CERPs by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) - Approval #CLT114-07.

GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2022 is approved for 29.5 CERPs (26.5 L-CERPs & 3 E-CERPs).

Main Conference - 29.5 CERPs (26.5 L-CERPs & 3 E-CERPs). Approved
Parent-Centred Lactation Care Add-on Pack - 6 L-CERPs Approved
Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills Add-on Pack - 6 L-CERPs Approved
Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future Add-on Pack - 6 CERPs (4L, 1R, 1E) Approved
Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action Add-on Pack - 4 L-CERPs Approved

CME Credits - Continuing Medical Education
This Enduring Material activity, GOLD Lactation 2022 Conference, is approved for AAFP Elective CME credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Main Conference - 29.5 Elective CME credits Approved
Parent-Centred Lactation Care Add-on Pack - 6 Elective CME credits Approved
Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills Add-on Pack - 6 Elective CME credits Approved
Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future Add-on Pack - 6 Elective CME credits Approved
Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action Add-on Pack - 4 Elective CME credits Approved

Nursing Contact Hours
This nursing continuing professional development activity is approved via the American Nurses Association Massachusetts, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Contact hours will be valid through to 3/22/2024. Upon completion of this activity, GOLD Lactation 2022 Participants will be able to download an educational credit for this talk. Successful completion requires that you:

  • View this presentation in its entirety, under your individual GOLD login information
  • Successfully complete a post-test (3 out of 3 questions correctly answered)
  • Fill out the Evaluation Survey

Main Conference - 29.5 Nurse Contact Hours Approved
Parent-Centred Lactation Care Add-on Pack - 6 Nurse Contact Hours Approved
Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills Add-on Pack - 6 Nurse Contact Hours Approved
Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future Add-on Pack - 6 Nurse Contact Hours Approved
Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action Add-on Pack - 4 Nurse Contact Hours Approved

Midwifery CEUs - MEAC Schools
Applicable to NARM Certified Professional Midwives and those requiring MEAC Certified Education. GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2022 is approved for MEAC CEUs by the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council. Please note that 0.1 MEAC CEU is equivalent to 1 NARM CEU.

Main Conference - 2.9 MEAC CEUs Approved
Parent-Centred Lactation Care Add-on Pack - 0.6 MEAC CEUs Approved
Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills Add-on Pack - 0.6 MEAC CEUs Approved
Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future Add-on Pack - 0.6 MEAC CEUs Approved
Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action Add-on Pack - 0.4 MEAC CEUs Approved

Dietetic CPEUs - Continuing Professional Education Units
Applicable to Dieticians & Nutritionists. GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2022 is approved for Dietetic CPEUs by the Commission on Dietetic Registration - The credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Main Conference - 29.5 Dietetic CPEUs Approved
Parent-Centred Lactation Care Add-on Pack - 6 Dietetic CPEUs Approved
Clinical Support of Infant Sucking Skills Add-on Pack - 6 Dietetic CPEUs Approved
Leading the Field of Human Lactation Care into the Future Add-on Pack - 6 Dietetic CPEUs Approved
Assessment and Critical Thinking Skills in Action Add-on Pack - 4 Dietetic CPEUs Approved

If you have any questions in regards to your recertification or continuing education requirements, please contact us at [email protected]