2022 Virtual Grow Our Own Course Coming Soon!
Classes will be held every other Wednesday, starting in April, for 8 months. Earn 105 hours of lactation specific education necessary to sit for the IBCLC exam. IBLCE requires 95 hours to qualify for the exam. Provider approval by the California Board of Registered Nursing (pending), CEP 13623 for 90 contact hours.
The Grow Our Own Lactation Consultant/IBCLC Prep Course meets the following requirements:
- Joint Commission Core Measures for Perinatal Care US Breastfeeding Competencies
- Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Training
- RD Re-certification CEU’s (90)
Our Course is Approved by the Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee (LEAARC). Grow Our Own will provide: A notebook and textbook – Core Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Lactation Care. Students will need to purchase: The Comprehensive LC Exam Review on Amazon. It can be purchased in a digital format.
April 6, 2022 – (Optional)- Course Overview – 3 hours
April 20, 2022
May 4 and 18, 2022
June 1, 15 and 29, 2022
July 13 and 27, 2022
August 10 and 24, 2022
September 7 and 21, 2022
October 5 and 19, 2022
November 2, 2022
Zoom Informational Webinar Recording: https://vimeo.com/689074078
Registration closes at 5pm on April 12, 2022. Class will be limited to the first 50 students.
For program questions, please contact: RivGOO@ruhealth.org
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