Looking to qualify as an IBCLC using Pathway 1?
All candidates for pathway 1 must have 1000 contact hours with breastfeeding families and at least 95 hours of lactation education (including 5 hours focussed on communication skills) in the 5 years before applying to sit the exam.
Non health professionals also need to show they have learning in 14 health science subjects.
For a full list of recognised health professions please see the IBLCE website: HERE
For more details of the recognised volunteer organisations please see the IBLCE website: HERE
Candidates from other backgrounds should contact IBCLE (firstname.lastname@example.org)
For examples of courses other candidates have found useful, please click here