One-time Only DEADLINE EXTENSION!

If you are due to recertify in 2022, the deadline for recertification has been EXTENDED to October 31, 2022. You must act before OCTOBER 31 to maintain your credential. Learn more here.

This is the first year where, to recertify by CERPs:

  • you must take the CE Self-Assessment as soon as practicable;
  • complete all recertification requirements, including earning up to 7 CERPs based on the CE Self-Assessment;
  • submit your Recertification by CERPs application and pay the recertification fee.

IBCLCs recertifying by CERPs in 2022: Applications to recertify by CERPs are once again available in IBLCE’s online credential management system.

Applications for the September 2022 IBCLC examination are now closed.

Apply to recertify by CERPs with CE Self-Assessment by October 31, 2022.

Learn more about recertifying by CERPs here.

There are now over 34,000 IBCLCs in 129 countries!

Thank you to all IBCLCs around the world for your commitment to supporting breastfeeding families!

The IBCLC Practice Examination® gives you the opportunity to experience the look and format of the IBCLC examination.

Learn more here.

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