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Nipple pain

AUD$45.00 (incl. GST)
AUD$45.00 (incl. GST)

This series of 3 interactive study modules (approx. 1.5 hours completion time) with multiple-choice assessment provides an in depth understanding of nipple pain causes and management. 

Key content areas: 

  • Nipple trauma:  

    • causes, prevention and management of trauma due to poor positioning and attachment, tongue-tie and incorrect use of breast pumps. 

  • Nipple infection:  

    • causes, prevention and management of staphylococcus aureus, candida and herpes simplex. 

  • Other causes of nipple pain while breastfeeding:  

    • vasospasm, white spot, eczema/dermatitis, pregnancy and torticollis & plagiocephaly. 

Enrolment period: enrolment is for 12 months commencing from the date of purchase. 

Prepared by the Australian Breastfeeding Association RTO 21659 (Based on a study module produced by the Training & Education and Breastfeeding Information Research teams). 

Professional development points:

IBLCE: Approved for 1.5 L CERPs Approval No. C202238 until 31/05/2023.

Australian College of Midwives: Approved for 1.5 CPD hours until 22/06/2023


This contributes 1.5 points towards IBLCE: Approved for 1.5 L CERPs Approval No. C202238 until 31/05/2023. Australian College of Midwives: Approved for 1.5 CPD hours until 22/06/2023.

This series of 3 interactive study modules (approx. 1.5 hours completion time) with multiple-choice assessment provides an in depth understanding of nipple pain causes and management. 

Key content areas: 

  • Nipple trauma:  

    • causes, prevention and management of trauma due to poor positioning and attachment, tongue-tie and incorrect use of breast pumps. 

  • Nipple infection:  

    • causes, prevention and management of staphylococcus aureus, candida and herpes simplex. 

  • Other causes of nipple pain while breastfeeding:  

    • vasospasm, white spot, eczema/dermatitis, pregnancy and torticollis & plagiocephaly. 

Enrolment period: enrolment is for 12 months commencing from the date of purchase. 

Prepared by the Australian Breastfeeding Association RTO 21659 (Based on a study module produced by the Training & Education and Breastfeeding Information Research teams). 

Professional development points:

IBLCE: Approved for 1.5 L CERPs Approval No. C202238 until 31/05/2023.

Australian College of Midwives: Approved for 1.5 CPD hours until 22/06/2023