My Courses

The IBCLC Commission requires six general education Health Science classes.

When applying for the IBCLC Exam, candidates following Pathway 3 must demonstrate completion of continuing education in the following topics:Women sitting behind computer with thumbs up

  • 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 five of these requirements. Follow this link and scroll down the IBCLC Health Science Summary page to view the IBCLC requirements. Packages or individual classes are available from Lactation Education Resources.

Complete IBLCE Additional General Education Package

Compliments the 95+ hour Lactation Consultant Training Program by providing the General Healthcare Requirements in one easy package.

This package includes the following 5 courses:

2 L-CERP's, 2 E-CERP's and 6 Nursing Contact Hours

Buy Now  $99.00 USD

Don't need the whole package? Courses are also available individually below.

Medical 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-CERP's and 2 Nursing Contact Hours

Buy Now  $30.00 USD

Medical Terminology

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.

Certificate of Completion

Buy Now  $49.00 USD

Occupational Safety and Infant Security

This course covers the prevention of musculoskeletal injuries, latex allergies, lateral violence, and hostile work environments, workplace stress, and hospital infant security.

1 Contact Hour

Buy Now  $17.00 USD

Universal Safety 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. The course also includes a post-test and bibliography. The Instructor is Marion 'Lou' Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC.

1 Contact Hour

Buy Now  $17.00 USD


We are pleased to also provide an option for HIPAA training. offers online HIPAA training in an easy online format.


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