As a Massachusetts non-essential business, we are required to comply with Governor Baker's COVID-19 emergency orders and stop in-person operations. However, while our office will be closed to staff and the public until at least May 25, we are working remotely. You can still reach us via the contact form or by email at info@alpp.org. We look forward to being able to assist you from the office again soon.

Test Locations

The CLC - Certified Lactation Counselor

The CLC examination will be offered in the locations listed below. Please register at least 4 weeks in advance in order to secure your spot. Low participant registration could result in cancelation of location. Contact our office for more information at 508-833-1500.

For International test takers, please review the exam fee schedule here: 2020 Spring ALPP Exam Fee Structure for Tier Countries.pdf

 

Certified Lactation Counselor

Online CLC© Exam

A remotely-proctored CLC© exam is now available. The exam lasts up to three hours and will require internet access and a computer with a functioning video camera/webcam and audio. Time slots are currently available Monday-Friday between 9am-5pm EST. To learn how to schedule your CLC exam after completing the eligibility requirements, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Currently, the online exam is available to first-time test takers only. ALPP is developing an online exam option for candidates who are retaking one or both portions of the exam.

The online proctoring service allows you to take your exam from the location of your choosing.  You will need to schedule your proctoring session at least 72 hours in advance. To take the CLC© exam online, you will need a high-speed internet connection, a webcam (internal or external), a microphone, a laptop or desktop computer (no tablets or phones), Google Chrome browser, and a government issued photo ID.

Fall 2020

Milwaukee, WI - September 18, 2020
Washington, DC - September 25, 2020
Keene, NH - September 25, 2020
Smithfield, NC - October 02, 2020
Bartow, FL - October 02, 2020
Arvada, CO - October 09, 2020
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - October 09, 2020
Champaign, IL - October 09, 2020
Cincinnati, OH - October 09, 2020
Louisville, KY - October 16, 2020
Naperville, IL - October 16, 2020
Hartford, CT - October 23, 2020
Lewiston, ME - October 23, 2020
Worcester, MA - October 23, 2020
Columbus, OH - October 30, 2020
Utica, NY - October 30, 2020
Port St Lucie, FL - October 30, 2020
Elmhurst, IL - November 06, 2020
Monterey, CA - November 06, 2020
Savannah, GA - November 06, 2020
Dover, NH - November 13, 2020
Rock Island, IL - November 13, 2020
Ramstein, Germany - November 20, 2020
Orlando, FL - November 20, 2020
Buffalo, MN - November 20, 2020
Madison, WI - November 20, 2020
Worcester, MA - December 11, 2020
New York, NY - December 11, 2020
Coeur d’Alene, ID - December 11, 2020
Rockland, NY - December 11, 2020
Clearwater, FL - December 11, 2020
Glendale (Phoenix), AZ - December 18, 2020
Austin, TX - December 18, 2020
S/O = Sold Out

Spring 2021

Springfield, OR - February 26, 2021
Alexandria, LA - March 05, 2021
Schenectady, NY - March 26, 2021
Fairmont, MN - May 14, 2021
S/O = Sold Out

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