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Table 4 Breastfeeding training attended by health visitors

From: The effect of health visitors on breastfeeding in Glasgow

Type of training 1998 and 1999 n = 146 (%)
Lactation Management course, based on UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative Training – 2 days plus mentoring 53 (37)
Training as Trainer or Mentor 6 (4)
Annual 1/2 day breastfeeding update for HVs in Maternity catchment area 5 (3)
BEST workshops: training in association with Breastfeeding Volunteers Initiative 21 (14)
Other training 7 (5)
Total 92 (63)