Our COVID-19 Resource Centre is live!

As announced in the IBLCE Informational Webinar on May 28, 2020, the IBLCE COVID-19 Resource Centre is live! This site includes answers to many of the questions you submitted for the webinar, as well as updates about both the rescheduled March/April and September examinations AND certification and recertification in 2020. This site will be updated weekly to keep you posted on the latest news.

IBLCE Now Offering CERP Provider Online Learning Programmes List

Due to the inability of many to attend in-person educational offerings, IBLCE is providing information at this time about online lactation educational offerings that can assist IBCLCs and other stakeholders complete their education requirements.  IBLCE is making available the following list of Long-Term and Short-Term CERP Provider programmes to which IBLCE has assigned CERPs.  This list will be updated as courses become available. Please find more information here or on your language page.

Apply for the September 2020 IBCLC Examination from April 23 to June 15, 2020 and Recertify by CERPs from April 23 to September 30, 2020

The September 2020 IBCLC Examination and Recertification by CERPs applications are open as of April 23, 2020!  We are excited to announce that we have a new online credential management system that is in English, Spanish, and German. We apologise for this delay, as working remotely extended out the time for launch. The applications are open in all IBLCE translated languages and can be found on each language page under “Forms.” 

For further details about applying for the IBCLC Examination, please see the “Apply for the IBCLC Exam & Exam FAQs” page of our website. 

For further details about Recertification by CERPs, please see the “Apply for Recertification” page of our website. 

Due to the highly unusual situation presented by COVID 2019, IBLCE staff and associates are currently working remotely. The Americas and Israel IBLCE team is available to answer your questions via email at iblce@iblce.org. IBLCE staff will respond to you as soon as possible within 72 business hours. As staff is remote, email is preferred, but if you need to speak to a representative, there are temporary telephone numbers available on our website. Please visit our site here to see the contact number of your coordinator.