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Breastfeeding
Start: Sunday, October 16, 2022
End: Sunday, October 16, 2022
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Inova Russell and Joan Hitt Center for Healthy Living
8100 Innovation Park Drive
Fairfax, VA 22031
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Fee: $79.00
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Breastfeeding

This is an in-person class. All class instructors and participants are asked to adhere to Inova’s COVID-19 safety guidelines: 1. Masks are required at all times. Cloth masks, gaiters, and vented masks are not allowed at any Inova location. Surgical, N95 or KN95 masks (without valves) are acceptable. Inova will provide a surgical mask if needed. 2. Couples attending class will sit one couple per table. 3. Class participants will be required to use hand-sanitizer upon entering the classroom. 4. Class participants will be screened (asked about COVID-19 symptoms and exposure) upon entering the classroom.

This class will prepare you for a successful and rewarding breastfeeding experience.

Topics include:
  • Latching
  • Positioning
  • Supply
  • How often and how long to feed
  • How to avoid common problems

Class cost includes a hard copy workbook and accompanying WebApp for access to additional online videos and birth preparation resources. 

Class fee includes participant and one support person. Support persons are encouraged to attend.

Class length: 1 class session, 3 hours long

Class cost: $79


When you attend a childbirth education class with Inova Well, you know you are going to receive:

  • Reliable, research and experienced based information
  • An intimate environment where you can feel comfortable asking all your questions
  • Compassionate instructors with many years of experience taking care of moms and babies
  • Classes scheduled for days and times that are tailored to your busy life
  • All the quality and standards you expect from the Inova Health System


Room: Upper Level Classroom N4

Instructor: Kerri Bundy

Who should enroll: Expectant mothers 18 and older ONLY. Class fee includes participant and 1 support person. Support persons are encouraged to attend.

Area of Interest: Childbirth Education

Location notes: Our new location is across the street from the Inova Fairfax Hospital Emergency Room

Parking notes: Park in spaces not marked "Reserved"

Public transportation: Yes

Handicap access: Yes

Refund policy: Please click here to read the Cancellation, Refund, Transfer & Weather Policy.

Weather policy: Information about cancellations due to inclement weather or an area emergency can be obtained by calling the Inova Well weather hotline at 703-698-2444. Class cancellations do not always follow local public school closings.To reschedule or request a refund for cancellation due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances call 703-698-2441. Classes not rescheduled within 30 days of cancellation will automatically be refunded to the credit card used for registration. These non-registrant initialed cancellations, refunds and transfers will not incur a 20% processing fee.

What to bring:

Please bring a printed or electronic copy of your confirmation email to your class.

Feel free to bring a swaddle blanket to follow along during the instructor demonstration. Swaddle blankets will NOT be provided on-site.