LEC - Lactation Education and Consultant Outcomes

Less than One-Year Certificate: Lactation Consultant

  • Be prepared to sit for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) exam having acquired the essential lactation knowledge and skills.
  • Be prepared to sit for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) exam having acquired the lactation specific clinical experience.
  • Abide by professional ethics and standards, practicing within the framework defined by the IBLCE Code of Professional Conduct for IBCLCs, the IBLCE Scope of Practice for the IBCLC, and the IBLCE Clinical Competencies for the Practice of IBCLCs. 6.2013

Less than One-Year Certificate: Lactation Education

  • Be prepared to sit for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) exam having acquired the essential lactation knowledge and skills.
  • Abide by professional ethics and standards, practicing within the framework defined by the IBLCE Code of Professional Conduct for IBCLCs, the IBLCE Scope of Practice for the IBCLC, and the IBLCE Clinical Competencies for the Practice of IBCLCs.
  • Act as an advocate for breastfeeding as the child-feeding norm using evidence-based information. 6.2013

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