Virtual Grow Our Own Course Information
Registration for the 2023 class will open on January 24, 2023. Earn 105 hours of lactation specific education, which includes 5 hours of communication skills necessary to sit for the IBCLC 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.
For program questions, please contact: RivGOO@ruhealth.org
Visit www.rivhero.com/Breastfeeding for more details.
Registration Fee: $1700
GOO course dates
April 5th – Orientation
April 19, 2023 – November 1, 2023 – Course, every other Wednesday
Registration is now closed. If you have questions regarding the program, please contact RivGOO@ruhealth.org.