Breastfeeding Educator Certification (BEC)

Become a Breastfeeding Educator!

One-time payment $500 $350 with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Two monthly payments of $255 $178.50

with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Four Monthly payments of $129 $90.30

with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Enroll Today! – One Payment Enroll Today! – Payment Plan A Enroll Today! – Payment Plan B

Breastfeeding Educator Certification (BEC) assists families with breastfeeding and nourishing their infant with confidence and pride!

The goal of the Birth Arts International Breastfeeding Educator Certification (BEC) Human Milk Feeding Certification is to equip you with relevant skills to support families through lactation. Designed for the aspiring breastfeeding consultant, doulas, postpartum doulas, nurses, physicians, midwives, dieticians, or others desiring of growing their expertise and skills in working with the breastfeeding dyad. 

Want to help families? Then this is the program for you.

When you complete the Breastfeeding Educator Certification (BEC) program, you will be a qualified breastfeeding consultant. You can consult with families, teach, support, and educate on breastfeeding and related issues and policies. 

200-hour educational program.

You will have access to over 40 educational lectures. The classroom lectures are from scientists, educators, IBCLCs, inclusive course materials, nursing position guides, updates, relevant supportive resources, etc. We also have great bonuses like flashcard templates to help you prep for IBCLC, our nursing position e-book and so much more.

Course Requirements:

  • Complete all online activities.
  • Read all required reading materials.
  • Attend local breastfeeding organizations in your local community.
  • Work for clients in your community.
  • Complete activities to help you assist families.
  • Complete the final exam for certification

Just the tip of what you will learn

  • How to assist parents postpartum.
  • How to support with latching, plugged ducts, mastitis, pumping, and general lactation issues.
  • Breast anatomy and physiology- hormones, anatomical structure, physiology.
  • Nutrition for the infant and nursing parent.
  • Benefits of human milk feeding for parents, infants, and the community.
  • Examination and care techniques, structures, positioning, tools to assist clients.
  • Attend local breastfeeding meetings and learn about regional breastfeeding options.
  • The importance of breastfeeding support for families, parental health, and infant health.
  • The nutritional aspects of nursing and the importance of social health
  • Support breastfeeding/chestfeeding normalcy
  • Support and education for parents who are having issues with lactation
  • Supporting the NICU family.
  • Universal precautions, and so much more.

One-time payment $500 $350 with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Two monthly payments of $255 $178.50

with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Four Monthly payments of $129 $90.30

with coupon JFL20IDB8O

Enroll Today! – One Payment Enroll Today! – Payment Plan A Enroll Today! – Payment Plan B

The course is continuously updated in response to changes within the profession and the rapidly expanding scientific knowledge body.

Are you a doula, postpartum doula, nurse, allied health professional? Please email us for an enrollment coupon, so we can help you to support families.
Are you serving a population affected by health disparities? If so, please email us a partial scholarship.