2021 Class Information (registration closed)

 

The 2021 is currently closed. Please look for information on the 2022 class in early 2022!

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. 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.

Classes will be held every other Wednesday, starting in April, for 8 months.

Class Schedule:
April 21, 2021
May 5 and 19, 2021
June 2, 16 and 30, 2021
July 14 and 28, 2021
August 11 and 25, 2021
September 8 and 22, 2021
October 6 and 20, 2021
November 3, 2021

For program questions, please contact Kayellen Young: kyoung@ruhealth.org

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