This course is designed for CAPPA members who wish to become a CAPPA-certified Lactation Educator™, and are any of the following:
- RN (Registered Nurse) with at least 1 year lactation experience
- La Leche League leader with at least 2 years of experience
- Certified Childbirth Educator with CAPPA, ICEA, or Lamaze who has taught a minimum of 12 breastfeeding classes
- WIC peer counselor or registered dietician with at least 2 years breastfeeding support experience
Documentation is required and must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org for approval before enrolling in this course. This course is no longer offered in the State of Georgia (US).
Students purchasing this course will be registered to CAPPA Academy — an online learning platform — where they will gain access to the details and forms necessary for completing the Course Requirements.
More details about the course can be found here at cappa.net/lactation-educator.
Along with the course, students should consider purchasing:
Please make sure you are purchasing the correct course for your certification. A $30.00 service fee is required for changing courses.