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August 17 2022 8:30 am   through   August 17 2022 1:00 pm
3670 Stone Way N.
Bastyr Center for Natural Health
Room 10/12
Seattle, WA 98103
Standard Rate $ 225.00
Simkin Course Types
Course Type: Lactation Educators
Campus Seattle Clinic
Audience the public, professionals and others interested in childbirth vocations
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DATE: August 17, 2022. Wednesday. Class will meet from 8:30am-1:00pm. Hone your skills and knowledge as you prepare to take the IBLCE Exam or add hours for exam eligibility. Participants are required to provide proof of vaccination and comply with mask requirements. Register early to ensure your space. If you have any questions regarding this training or attending in-person classes at Bastyr University, please call us at 425-602-3361. Cost: $225 Standard Registration Fee


This half-day course covers test-taking strategies for both the initial exam and preparing for Self-assessment. There is proctoring of mock IBLCE exams with both picture and multiple-choice sections. Some questions match the increased difficulty of the Self-Assessment exam and will more than prepare you for the initial IBLCE exam.

You should take this course if you: 

  • Are preparing to take the IBLCE exam for the first time
  • Need help in understanding the new recertification options
  • Are preparing to recertify by Self-Assessment and required CERPs
  • Need insight into how and where to get your required CERPs
  • Are preparing to recertify by way of the basic IBLCE exam
  • Need additional education hours for exam eligibility
  • Want to earn CERPs while updating your knowledge
  • Have recently completed a 3-6 day breastfeeding program and want to update your knowledge


This course is designed for you if you meet ONE or more of the following criteria:

  • Have attended a comprehensive 3–6-day program in breastfeeding education 
  • Have strong clinical skills in assisting breastfeeding families
  • Have met the IBLCE exam eligibility requirements


Education Credits

Instructional hours on the IBLCE Exam Detailed Content Outline (for preparation for first IBLCE exam)

Evergreen Perinatal Education has been accepted by International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners® (IBLCE®) as a CERP provider for the listed Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) programme. Determination of CERPs eligibility or CERPs Provider status does not imply IBLCE®’s endorsement or assessment of education quality.



Instructor: The Simkin Center Advanced Lactation Update & Certification Strategies workshop is led by board-certified lactation consultants.

Molly Pessl BSN, IBCLC and faculty

Contact Us:
Call us at (425) 602-3361