AH-192: Lactation Consultant Advanced Practicum

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Lactation Consult Adv Pract
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
13 (for 15-week classes)
AH-190, or Permission of Instructor
Course Description

Focuses on the clinical application of lactation concepts to breastfeeding mothers. Select experiences in health care facilities enable students to assess, develop, implement and evaluate the care of the breastfeeding dyad. The course requires 200 hours in the health care setting. This course is the second part of the practicum, following AH-190, consistent with Pathway 2 according to International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE).

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.