Getting Your 90 Hours of Lactation Education

To become eligible for the IBCLC exam, all candidates must complete 90 hours of lactation specific education. This academic preparation is required whether you are qualifying through Pathway 1, 2, or 3.

We have two great options for you.

All Online Course (You will be redirected to our sister site,

Consider our all online course. Find out why people choose online education. Registration for this course is open now.


If you already have 45 or more of your lactation specific 90 hours, you can use our online Step Up Program to complete your requirement.

Be sure to read more about preparing to become a lactation consultant. 

Choose the option for you below.

Online 90-Hour Course

I already have some of my hours