Update as of March 28, 2022: September 2022 IBCLC Examination Applications & Applications to Recertify by CERPs Will Open on April 19, 2022

Applications for the September 2022 IBCLC examination and applications to recertify by CERPs will open on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.

Applications for the September 2022 IBCLC Examination

Application Window:  April 19 – June 1, 2022
Examination Window: September 14 23, 2022

The September examination is offered worldwide in all IBLCE languages.

Initial candidates can learn more about how to apply here. Recertifying candidates can learn more here.

Applications for Recertification by CERPs with the Continuing Education (CE) Self-Assessment

Application Window: April 19 – September 30, 2022

Beginning with IBCLCs due to recertify in 2022, IBCLCs are no longer required to recertify by examination every ten years. Recertifying by CERPs with the CE Self-Assessment is now an option during each recertification cycle. Learn more about recertifying by CERPs with the CE Self-Assessment here.

If you have questions about your specific situation, please contact the IBLCE location that serves you.

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