Lactation Management Training: From Novice to Expert

Course Syllabus

Core Lactation Consultant Course

  • Initiating Breastfeeding: Facilitators and Barriers
    by Diane Proacaccini RN, MSN, IBCLC
  • Essentials of Positioning and Latch-on
    by Dalaney Young BS-MCH, IBCLC
  • Anatomy and Physiology
    by Marion "Lou" Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC
  • Composition of Human Milk
    by Valerie Goodman RN, IBCLC
  • Infant Oral Anatomy
    by Kelly Benson-Vogt  MA, CCC/SLP
  • Growth & Development
    by Sarah Stilling CPNP-AC/PC, IBCLC
  • Counseling Skills
    by Anamika Krishna MSC, MSW, IBCLC
  • Engorgement and Mastitis
    by Nekeisha Killings MPH, CLC, IBCLC, RLC
  • Breastfeeding the Late Preterm / Early Term Infant
    by Elizabeth Abando BSN, RNC-MNN, IBCLC
  • Slow Weight Gain and Insufficient Milk Supply
    by Sekeita Lewis-Johnson DNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC
  • Maternal Recovery
    by Vergie Hughes RN, MS, IBCLC, FILCA
  • Nutrition for the Breastfeeding Mother
    by Ginger Carney MPH, LDN, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA, FAND
  • Medications and Breastfeeding
    by Frank Nice RPh, DPA, FILCA
  • Obesity and Lactation
    by Marion "Lou" Lamb RN, MS, IBCLC
  • When Breastfeeding Fails
    by Margaret Sabo Wills BA, IBCLC
  • Impact of Culture in Breastfeeding Support
    by Nekeisha Killings MPH, CLC, IBCLC, RLC
  • Partners and Breastfeeding
    by Diane Procaccini RN, MSN, IBCLC
  • Safe Sleep and Breastfeeding
    by Cheryl Harrow DNP, MS, CRNP-F, RNC-LRN, IBCLC
  • Sexuality and Breastfeeding
    by Cheryl Harrow DNP, MS, CRNP-F, RNC-LRN, IBCLC
  • Supporting the Employed Breastfeeding Parent
    by Tamika Harris IBCLC, RLC
  • Anatomy of a Consult
    by Vergie Hughes RN, MS, IBCLC, FILCA
  • Clinical Skills Videos:
    Pumps, shells, shields, breast exam
    by Vergie Hughes RN, MS, IBCLC, FILCA and
    Jane Bradshaw RN, BSN, IBCLC
  • Teaching Breastfeeding Classes
    by Vergie Hughes RN, MS, IBCLC, FILCA
  • Politics & BreastFeeding
    by Vergie Hughes RN, MS, IBCLC, FILCA
  • LGBTQI
    by Kathleen McCue RN, DNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC, RLC
  • Older nursling & weaning
    by Jane Bradshaw RN, BSN, IBCLC
  • Breast Pumps
    by Karen Rechnitzer RN, IBCLC
  • Interviews with Lactation Consultants