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2016 October Exam Hand Score Request Deadline

Start date: January 1, 2017

End date: January 31, 2017

30 Days following the release of the exam results

IBCLC Care Award Application Window

Start date: January 9, 2017

End date: February 17, 2017

2017 Recertification by CERPs Application Window

Start date: January 17, 2017

End date: September 30, 2017

Application Deadline: September 30, 2017

2017 April Exam Cancellation / Withdrawal For a Partial Refund

Date: January 31, 2017

2017 October Exam Application Window

Start date: March 1, 2017

End date: May 22, 2017

Application Deadline: 22 May

MILCC Scholarship Application Window

Start date: March 1, 2017

End date: March 31, 2017

Scholarship Application Window for 2017 October Exam and 2017 Recertification by CERPs

2017 April Exam

Start date: April 3, 2017

End date: April 5, 2017

Offered in English only according to the following schedule via computer-based testing:

  • US and territories, Monday, 3 April, 2017
  • Canada and other countries of the world, Monday – Wednesday, 3 – 5 April, 2017

2017 April Exam Results Posted

Start date: June 1, 2017

End date: June 30, 2017

Results posted no later than July 1, 2017

2017 April Exam Hand Score Request Deadline

Start date: July 1, 2017

End date: July 31, 2017

30 days following the release of the exam results

2017 October Exam Cancellation/Withdrawal for a Partial Refund

Date: July 31, 2017

2018 April Exam Application Window

Start date: September 1, 2017

End date: November 15, 2017

Application Deadline: November 15

MILCC Scholarship Application Window

Start date: September 1, 2017

End date: September 29, 2017

Scholarship Application Window for 2018 April Exam

2017 October Exam

Start date: October 2, 2017

End date: October 4, 2017

Administered in all currently offered examination languages, including English, via both computer-based and paper & pencil testing:

  • US and territories, Monday, 2 October, 2017
  • Canada and other countries of the world, Monday – Wednesday, 2 – 4 October, 2017
  • Paper & pencil exam only on Wednesday, 4 October, 2017