Student / Volunteer Registration

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We're giving away some exciting prizes! Register by February 14th and you'll automatically be entered in to win some fantastic prizes, including an Apple Macbook Air Laptop Computer, an iPad Tablet, Motherlove Gift Baskets, Amazon and GOLD Learning Library CE Gift Cards, and more! To learn more about these giveaways and how you can earn extra entries, click here.

We are proud supporters of individuals & organizations focused on lactation support health care. Our aim with offering Student rates is to acknowledge their need to receive the education they need at a price that is affordable. Please review the criteria and eligibility requirements below to see if you qualify for this unique registration category.

Criteria & Eligibility
  • Applies only to volunteer counsellors of non-profit peer support organizations like LLL, ABA, and AIMI that are currently not making ANY income working within the maternal-child field and current full time students of an accredited post-secondary institution.
  • This option does NOT apply to IBCLC's who are also peer-to-peer breastfeeding counsellors. Any individuals who work in a professional capacity as an IBCLC, regardless of their level of income, are expected to purchase a full price registration. The Student/Volunteer Price is meant as way to help educate and reward individuals who are volunteers or students only and who do not carry out lactation work in a professional capacity.
  • This option does NOT apply to individuals currently working in a health care field or in any other field and only taking part time education.
  • This option does NOT apply to unemployed individuals who are not a full time student at an accredited post secondary institution.
  • Proof of status as a student is required at the time of registration. When prompted, please upload a copy of your letter of confirmation from a supervisor or director, or letter of acceptance of enrollment in a full time course in your field of study.

Registration: Open. Register by Feb. 14th to enter our door prize draw and enjoy Early Bird Discount Pricing!

Educational Hours & Credits: GOLD Lactation 2023 offers 29.5 Hours of Continuing Education. 29.5 CERPs (26.5 L, 3 E) and 29.5 CMEs Approved. Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs and MEAC Midwifery CEUs (0.1 is equivalent to 1 NARM CEU) are applied for. Learn more about the Continuing Education Credits Here.

Main Conference Add-on Lecture Pack each (6hrs)* Add-on Lecture Pack each (3hrs)*
Early Bird Regular Early Bird Regular Early Bird Regular
ACountry Category $115 $135 $45 $55 $25 $27.50
BCountry Category $37.50 $47.50 $20 $25 $12.50 $15
C & DCountry Category $25 $32.5 $10 $12.50 $7.50 $8.50
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*6-hour Add-on Lecture Pack(s):

  • A Whole Body Approach to the Clinical Management of Complex Breastfeeding Issues
  • Forming Comprehensive Conversations for Common Breastfeeding Challenges
  • NICU Babies: Advancing Human Milk and Breastfeeding Practices

*3-hour Add-on Lecture Pack(s):

  • Got Milk? Skills & Tools for Improving Low Milk Production

IMPORTANT: Please ensure you have met the student criteria and you have the documentation required before starting Student registration During registration, you will be asked to upload your supporting documentation. Accepted file types include: PDF, JPG, GIF, PNG and Word DOC.

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  • All Student Delegates will qualify for all accreditation points that have been approved.
  • GOLD Annual Member Discounts do not apply in addition to already discounted Student Registration. However, 3 additional viewing weeks will still be provided to GOLD Annual Members as well as discounts on any regular rate registration throughout the year after your purchase date.
  • Thank you for choosing GOLD Lactation to help you in your education goals!

Should you have any questions about this special package, please contact the Conference Manager through our contact form

+ Add-Ons!

Expand your conference experience & educational credits with our add-on options. Currently we are in the process of finalizing this year's add-ons. You will be able to select your add-ons while registering for the Conference.

A Whole Body Approach to the Clinical Management of Complex Breastfeeding Issues Lecture Pack

Caring for babies with complex feeding issues requires a deep understanding of anatomy and physiology that goes beyond just the oral anatomy. This package provides a deeper look into structural and functional issues that can impact breastfeeding/chestfeeding. Learn more about the biomechanics of infant feeding and how to create a comprehensive care plan for complex cases. Offering 6 hours of continuing education, this add-on lecture pack has applied for CERPs, CMEs, Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs & MEAC Midwifery CEUs (0.1 equivalent to 1 NARM CEU).


Forming Comprehensive Conversations for Common Breastfeeding Challenges Lecture Pack

Being able to put a care plan in place is only one part of our job as lactation professionals. The ability to explain things and answer parents' questions is equally important and requires a deep level of knowledge, along with the ability to translate that knowledge into simple terms. Join our expert speakers to stay up to date on the latest research and thoughts on best practice for common clinical situations. Offering 6 hours of continuing education, this add-on lecture pack has applied for CERPs, CMEs, Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs & MEAC Midwifery CEUs (0.1 equivalent to 1 NARM CEU).



NICU Babies: Advancing Human Milk and Breastfeeding Practices Lecture Pack

Human milk and breast/chestfeeding are of critical importance for premature and medically fragile infants. Research in recent years has greatly enhanced knowledge of immunoprotective and immunomodulating properties of human milk. This package focuses on nutritional and medicinal aspects of human milk, along with the practicalities of pumping and handling milk and at breast/chest feeding in the NICU. Offering 6 hours of continuing education, this add-on lecture pack has applied for CERPs, CMEs, Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs & MEAC Midwifery CEUs (0.1 equivalent to 1 NARM CEU).



Got Milk? Skills & Tools for Improving Low Milk Production Lecture Pack

Knowing how to support adequate milk production is crucial for any professionals working with breast/chestfeeding families. Join us for a special day of learning about some of the latest research and techniques for supporting different aspects of human milk production. We'll be diving into the importance of preventative care using anticipatory guidance and counseling skills, the latest on pharmacological management and walking through clinical care strategies in the case of low milk production.Offering 3 hours of continuing education, this add-on lecture pack has applied for CERPs, CMEs, Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs & MEAC Midwifery CEUs (0.1 equivalent to 1 NARM CEU).



GOLD Annual Membership*

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Registration Categories

As an international conference, we are sensitive to the fact that not all countries are economically equal. As breastfeeding advocates we recognize that people in these countries generally have the most need for this information and limited resources, which is why in addition to our standard registration options, this year we are offering a special registration fee for residents from countries that fall in Cat. B, C & D. The Categories are based of the Wolrd Bank Data. Please view our Reduced Rate Terms. Proof of residency maybe required.

Category A:

Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cayman Islands, Channel Islands, Chile, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, French Polynesia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, Rep. Korea, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Oman, Palau, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Saint Maarten (Dutch part), Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Martin (French part), Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Virgin Islands (U.S.). TOP

Category B:

Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Grenada, Guyana, Iran (Islamic Rep.), Iraq, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, FYR Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Montenegro, Namibia, Nauru, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Russian Federation, Samoa, Serbia, South Africa, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, RB Venezuela. TOP

Category C:

Angola, Armenia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Rep. Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Arab Rep., El Salvador, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Mauritania, Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sao Tome and Principe, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Rep.Yemen, Zambia. TOP

Category D:

Afghanistan, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Dem. Rep. Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Dem. People's Rep. Korea, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nepal, Niger, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zimbabwe. TOP