Registration now open for spring breastfeeding classes

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Registration is now open for the January, February, March, April and May sections of the Penn State Breastfeeding Support Program’s two monthly breastfeeding classes.

PSU-140, Basics of Breastfeeding, covers information needed to prepare for breastfeeding during the early weeks. Topics include normal newborn behavior, establishing milk supply, positioning and latch, and how to tell if baby is getting enough milk.

PSU-141, Working and Breastfeeding, covers information related to combining work/student life and breastfeeding. Topics include planning for return to work or class, milk expression and storage, and bottlefeeding a breastfed baby.

To view class dates or register for a class, visit the Learning Resource Network at Please note that Learning Resource Network has replaced emPOWER for class enrollment.

The Breastfeeding Support Program offers support and services to Penn State faculty, staff, students and their spouses/partners. 

Last Updated December 18, 2017