ILCA offers resources for educators, and clinical internships for information purposes only. ILCA does not endorse any materials, products, or services of lactation courses or other programs.
Application for Course Listing: Apply to be included in Directory of Course Providers.
Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice: Core knowledge needed to practice as a lactation consultant.
Clinical Instruction in Lactation: Teaching the Next Generation: A how-to on developing clinical internships to prepare interns for the profession.
Curriculum based on core competencies: Curriculum section of Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in Human Lactation and Breastfeeding.
Guide for Developing a Curriculum: Tips on developing a lactation consultant curriculum.
Developing a Competency-Based Program: Tips on developing a lactation consultant program that is competency-based.
ILCA Promo for Course Providers: PowerPoint presentation to promote ILCA membership in class.
Contact: ILCA Education Coordinator
Judi Lauwers, BA, IBCLC, FILCA
Clinical Instruction Resources
Clinical Instruction Directory: Register your clinical site here
2010 Education Forum Presentation: The World of Mentoring
Clinical Instructor Study Module: Three-hour workshop on how to serve as a clinical instructor
Mentoring and Precepting: Tips on how to work with interns
Forms for free download: Personalize for your clinical internship.