Courses & Programs

Lactation Consultant (LC)
Created for those individuals with the appropriate background who want to sit for the IBLCE Credential and Certification exam.

Lactation Education Counselor (CLEC)
Open to anyone interested in teaching breastfeeding classes or educating women on best breastfeeding practices. Prerequisite course for the Lactation Consultant Program.

Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)
Designed to meet the Step 2 requirement of the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. Open to front line staff such as postpartum nurses, labor & delivery nurses, or WIC personnel.

Refresher: Lactation Educator Counselor
A periodic update of the 45 hours CLEC education, essential to best practice and required by several certification agencies like Magnet Hospital Accreditation and The Joint Commission.

CERP’s for IBCLE’s
IBCLC Continuing Education Recognition Point courses especially for lactation consultants