Do you want to breastfeed your baby but don’t know where to start?

We've got you, mama. Rebecca will teach you everything you need to know to feed your newborn baby.

This class will focus on:

  • How to master a pain-free latch

  • How to establish and maintain a great milk supply

  • How to feed your baby with confidence

  • How to breastfeed like a pro and meet your goals

  • Practical solutions to prevent common breastfeeding pitfalls

  • Research-based breastfeeding tips, no sketchy advice

  • Answers to all the common breastfeeding questions and concerns

  • How to spend less time stressing about feedings and more time bonding with your baby.

  • What’s normal, what’s not so normal and when to seek help

You've got this, mama

Breastfeeding comes with so many new territories, and it's not always easy. We're glad you're here! Rebecca's class will walk you through everything you need to know, so you can walk away feeling totally confident and ready for your breastfeeding journey

Ready, set, latch!

Meet Rebecca Ellison

Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • Introduction

  2. 2
    • Breastmilk vs. formula. What’s the difference? Why does it matter?

  3. 3
    • Breastfeeding recommendations and how to meet your goals

  4. 4
    • What to expect when breastfeeding your newborn

  5. 5
    • Establishing and maintaining a great milk supply

  6. 6
    • Positioning, latch and nipple care

    • Good vs. poor latch examples

    • Slow-motion latch

  7. 7
    • Expressing breastmilk and feeding it to your baby

  8. 8
    • Common myths and misconceptions

  9. 9
    • Planning for the hospital and life after delivery + conclusion

Class material

Rebecca's original and thoughtful lessons include:

  • Expert video lessons

    Over 2 hours of research-based, expert-taught video instruction, broken into bite-sized content

  • Easy to follow demonstrations

    Photo and video demonstrations so that you can see what it looks like to breastfeed a baby

So many questions come with breastfeeding

Are you worried breastfeeding will be painful? Breastfeeding should not hurt! We show you how to latch your baby comfortably and how to tell a good latch from a poor latch. Are you concerned you won’t make enough milk? Having a great milk supply isn’t just good luck. You’ll learn research-based recommendations, common myths, and things to avoid. Rebecca will cover ALL of this, and so much more

Meet the instructor

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified Lactation Counselor Owner/Founder, The Baby Nutritionist, LLC

Rebecca Ellison, MS, MPH, RDN, LDN, CLC

Rebecca is the owner/founder of The Baby Nutritionist, LLC. She empowers parents to feed their babies with confidence through research-based online breastfeeding classes and educational content. Rebecca is a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN/LDN) and certified lactation counselor (CLC). She received a Master of Science in Public Health Nutrition and a Master of Public Health from the University of Tennessee. Her graduate-level training had a specialized focus on infant-feeding and maternal and child health, and that’s where she fell in love with feeding babies. Prior to starting her own business, Rebecca provided nutrition and breastfeeding counseling services to families and worked at a local health department where she created and supported policies, programs and initiatives in the local community that supported successful breastfeeding. She partnered with local hospital administration, childcare facilities, healthcare providers and employers to better support breastfeeding mothers and improve breastfeeding outcomes. As a mama of 3, she knows first hand that feeding babies can be tough. She has helped many families overcome feeding challenges and meet their breastfeeding goals and wants to help you do the same!

What mamas are saying

★★★★★

  • I definitely recommend this course for all new moms

    “‘Ready, Set, Latch!’ was really helpful to me as a new mom. I took a different “basics” course prior to my little one being born, and it just didn’t compare to this course. I definitely recommend this course for all new moms, and for anyone who needs a refresher!”

  • I’m happy to report that we are going on almost 4 months of exclusive breastfeeding

    “I’m happy to report that we are going on almost 4 months of exclusive breastfeeding thanks to ‘READY, SET, LATCH!’. I highly recommend this course to moms, dads, and caregivers wanting to know more about breastfeeding babies.”

  • I learned so many helpful tips and tricks that I've used on my personal breastfeeding journey with my second baby

    “I really love that the Ready, Set, Latch course was broken up into digestible chunks of information. It was easy to follow, and I took so many notes! I learned so many helpful tips and tricks that I've used on my personal breastfeeding journey with my second baby. Highly recommend!”

FAQ

  • When should I take "Ready, set, latch!"?

    It’s never too late, but ideally we recommend taking the course while you’re still pregnant so you can get off to the very best start.

  • Does "Ready, set, latch!" replace breastfeeding classes at my birthing facility?

    Yes, this course is designed to be comprehensive for the newborn period.

  • How long will I have access to the class once purchased?

    As long as you need!