Our vision is a culture in which breastfeeding and breastfeeding education are acknowledged, promoted, supported, and protected, with the intention of helping mothers achieve their own breastfeeding goals.
Join Ontario Lactation Consultants Association and help us promote breastfeeding in Ontario.
Steps to Becoming a Lactation Consultant
Anyone who wants to become an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) must meet all of the following requirements:
- Prerequisite higher education in the health sciences
- Education specifically about human lactation and breastfeeding
- Clinical practice in providing care to breastfeeding families