Binational Breastfeeding Coalition

Our purpose is to improve the health of the people living on the El Paso/Juárez border and the surrounding communities by working vigorously and collaboratively to protect and promote breastfeeding as the natural and expected means of feeding human infants.

Certified Lactation Counselor® (CLC) Training Course

Binational Breastfeeding Coalition is proud to host a Certified Lactation Counselor® (CLC) Training Course sponsored by the Healthy Children's Center For Breastfeeding. The course will take place October 17-21, 2016 at the Las Palmas Life Care Center (3333 N. Mesa, El Paso, TX 79902). Only 65 spots are available, so register today!

The interested person should go to www.centerforbreastfeeding.org, and click on the "Education" tab. Under "Lactation courses", hit the "Register Online" button which will take you to the registration form. Fill out form and select "El Paso, TX, Oct 17-21, 2016" for your location.

  • Tuition is $575 for early bird registration, which starts now to 28 days before the start of the course. Regular tuition is $625 (registering 28 days before course)
  • Group rates are available for individuals from the same institution
  • The exam is an additional $120
  • Continuing Education Credits are available for varying professions: RN, IBCLC, CNM, MD, RD, etc.

The student MUST register at the Healthy Children’s Center for Breastfeeding website- neither BBC nor Las Palmas can register students.

If you are experiencing any breastfeeding problems please contact your health care professional or a lactation consultant.

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