The complete guide to to becoming an IBCLC
"Christy's 'How to Be an IBCLC' webinar was so helpful! The IBLCE website is SO confusing to navigate. It really helped to hear her explain things and to see the slides of all the requirements and pathways broken down from someone who has personal experience!"
Christy Jo Hendricks,
IBCLC, RLC, CCCE, CLE, Doula
Lactation University Founder
Are you struggling to understand the pathways to become an IBCLC? Do you need a personal guide, map and easy-to-understand check list? Christy Jo has been helping candidates become lactation consultants since she became an IBCLC in 2008. Her "How to Become an IBCLC" webinar helps others form a clear understanding of the process and requirements.
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The How to Become an IBCLC Webinar provides a clear understanding of the IBCLC process. Topics include:
About The Facilitator
Christy Jo is an international speaker, published author and faculty for the Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association. She maintains membership in professional organizations and attends conferences to stay up-to-date on all things lactation.
Christy Jo has experience in private practice, public health and hospital settings. She developed and teaches a highly successful IBCLC Prep Course that has been attended by over 400 students. She continues to mentor aspiring Lactation Consultants and helps them turn their passion into a profession.
Join her now and start your incredibly rewarding journey to becoming an IBCLC!
Download the Slide links or access them below
Download the IBLCE’s Candidate Information Guide from
Statistics for IBCLCs
List of recognized Health Professions
What is the CLEP Program?
Health Science education guide
Remaining 6 Courses
Additional suggestions from the Galactablog post
Pathway 1 Recognized Breastfeeding Support Counsellor Organizations
Pathway 2 Accredited Lactation Academic Programs
Pathway 3 Guidelines
Code of Professional Conduct