A flexible option to prepare for a critical healthcare role
Pursue a career as a lactation consultant and help meet the growing demand to provide education and support to nursing mothers. Walden University and Lactation Education Resources (LER) together offer a pathway to this rewarding career, beginning with the health sciences courses required for certification through the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE).
Enroll in 100% online courses that can be accessed on demand and completed at your own pace, pass a series of competency exams, and get ready to take the next step toward certification as a lactation consultant. Learn more about board certification requirements* and additional training offered through Lactation Education Resources.
*Please consult with the appropriate licensing or certification body to determine specific requirements before registering for a Walden course.