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Registration is here for 2024 class! Registration open from January 23, 2024 until March 15, 2024. Class is limited to the first 50 students.

Earn 106 hours of lactation specific education, which includes 5 hours of communication skills necessary to sit for the IBCLC exam. Provider approval by the California Board of Registered Nursing (pending), CEP 13623 for 90 contact hours.

The Grow Our Own Lactation Consultant/IBCLC Prep Course meets the following requirements:

  • Joint Commission Core Measures for Perinatal Care US Breastfeeding Competencies
  • Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Training
  • IBCLC Detailed Content Outline

Our Course is Approved by the Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee (LEAARC). Grow Our Own will provide: A notebook and textbook – Core Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Lactation Care.

For program questions, please contact: [email protected]Visit www.rivhero.com/Breastfeeding for more details.

Registration Fee: $1700 (Fees will be refunded with the exception of a 10% administrative fee as long as you drop two weeks prior to the start of the course)

Register Here (Limited to first 50 students): https://calwic.regfox.com/2024-grow-our-own-registration

Orientation: March 27, 2024: 8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
Courses from April 17, 2024 – October 30, 2024: Every other Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (45min lunch break)

Informative Sessions & Webinars:

• January 23-25, 2024 – CA Breastfeeding Summit as an Exhibitor

• Wednesday, February 7, 2024 // 12 PM – 1 PM // Link to Webinar

• Wednesday, March 6, 2024 // 12 PM – 1 PM // Link to Webinar

 

Click Here to View Informational Video

 

If you have questions regarding the program, please contact [email protected].

 

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