IBLCE Additional General Education
The IBLCE requires 6 general education classes
When applying for the IBLCE exam, candidates for Pathway 3 must demonstrate completion of continuing education in the following topics:
- Basic Life Support (can be obtained from your local hospital, fire department or Red Cross)
- Medical Documentation
- Medical Terminology
- Occupational Safety and Security for Health Professionals
- Professional Ethics for Health Professionals
- Universal Safety Precautions and Infection Control
We offer courses to satisfy 5 of these requirements. Follow this link and scroll down the page to view the IBLCE requirements. Packages or individual classes are available.
Complete IBLCE Additional General Education Package
This package includes the following 5 courses at a discounted price vs. purchasing the courses individually:
2 L-CERPs, 2 E-CERPs, 4 CPEs, 6 Nursing Contact Hours, and 6 CEUs - $99.00
IBLCE Additional General Education Package (for students completing our Lactation Consultant Training Program)
This package includes the following courses which are not already in your Lactation Consultant Training Program:
2 Nursing Contact Hours and 6 CEUs - $65.00
Documentation for the Lactation Consultant
This course covers the requirements for proper documentation of patient encounters by a lactation consultant, both in-hospital and out-patient. Instructor is Jane Bradshaw RN, BS, IBCLC, RLC
2 L-CERPs, 2 CPEs and 2 Nursing Contact Hours - $25.00
This course covers the derivations of medical terms from Greek and Latin roots including prefixes and suffixes and common abbreviations. Terms focus on childbirth and lactation. Lesson includes flash cards (viewable on portable devices). Instructor is Marion 'Lou' Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC.
4 CEUs, $49.00
Ethical Considerations in Lactation Consulting
This course provides 2 E-CERPs towards IBLCE recertification requirements. It covers ethical dilemmas facing lactation consultants. Includes the IBLCE Code of Ethics for IBCLCs. Instructor is Marion 'Lou' Lamb, RN, MS, IBCLC.
2 E-CERPs, 2 CPEs and 2 Nursing Contact Hours - $25.00
Occupational Safety and Infant Security
This course covers prevention of musculoskeletal injuries, latex allergies, lateral violence and hostile work environments, workplace stress and hosptal infant security. Instructor is Marion 'Lou' Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC.
1 Nursing Contact Hour and 1 CEU, $15.00
Universal Precautions and Infection Control
This course discusses the modes of transmission of infection including the chain of infection and describes practices employed to interrupt the transmission of infection. Includes a post test and bibliography. Instructor is Marion 'Lou' Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC