IBLCE Informational Webinar Recording from May 28, 2020 Now Available

You can now access a recording of the webinar of Board Chair Norma Escobar, IBCLC, RLC, sharing information about the rescheduled March/April 2020 examination, the scheduling and administration of the September 2020 examination and the latest IBLCE updates. You can view it here.

Puede ver el Seminario Informativo en Línea de IBLCE en español aquí.

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. 

The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBCLC) selects Prometric for Global Examination Administration

FAIRFAX, VA, USA and BALTIMORE, MD, USA – 14 November 2019 – We are pleased to announce that the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners® (IBLCE®) has selected Prometric® as its partner for the global administration of the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant® (IBCLC®) credential. Under the terms of this multi-year agreement, IBCLC candidates will have access to Prometric’s secure computer-based testing (CBT) locations around the world, including the most extensive network of professional testing locations serving populations in North America, Asia, and other markets.

For further details please go to the IBLCE Briefings & Press Releases web page, November 2019 Press Release.