Pathway 3 Clinical Training Pre-Requisites

1. Health Science College Courses (Available at most area colleges, such as Oklahoma City Community College, Rose State College, Redlands Community College; OSU-OKC, OU, UCO)

  1. Biology
  2. Human Anatomy
  3. Human Physiology
  4. Infant and Child Growth and Development
  5. Introduction to Research
  6. Nutrition
  7. Psychology or Counseling or Communication Skills
  8. Sociology or Cultural Sensitivity or Cultural Anthropology


2. Health Science - Continuing Education

  1. Basic Life Support (e.g. CPR) - Available at your local hospital, fire department or Red Cross training facility  Medical Documentation
  2. Professional Ethics for Health Professionals
  3. Medical Terminology
  4. Occupational Safety and Security for Health Professionals
  5. Universal Safety Precautions and Infection Control


3. Lactation Education Courses

  • OBRC only requires proof that you are in the process of obtaining your 90 hours of Lactation Education.
  • For quality lactation specific education courses meeting the 90 hour requirement, visit Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee at www.leaarc.org