Do you know that you have many choices in birth? Learn your options and how to make informed choices with Birth Essentials Prenatal Classes. Take charge and create your version of an ideal birth! You can prepare for your birth, learn important tips, and ask questions – all from the comfort of your home.
Birth Essentials is also available as On-Demand / Learn On Your Own Schedule Prenatal Classes. Both the live-streamed and on-demand versions contain the same information.
(We also offer Regina Hospital Tours for Birth Prep – Live but Online)
Birth Essentials – Prenatal Class Online Series (four 90-minute sessions)
The Birth Essentials Prenatal Class focuses on preparation, birth and the immediate postpartum hours. There are 4 weekly sessions (90 minutes each) you can do from the comfort of your home. And if you miss any sessions you will receive a video replay that will get you caught up on all of the information covered. It’s loaded with the essentials of prenatal education. Topics include:
- Signs of labour
- Stages of labour and what to do
- When to go to hospital
- Birth support
- Interventions, pain meds & routine procedures
- Informed decision making
- Tips for a more comfortable and shorter labour
- Up-to-date hospital policies and practices
$135 per pregnant person or couple
Registration is now open! Click on the Dates below to sign up for a weekly series!
More dates will be posted soon. If you missed the start date of the only series that fits your schedule or pregnancy dates, please get in touch as we have some creative ways to ensure you get all the info. (If you need a class but the fee is a barrier, please get in touch.)
On-Demand Prenatal Classes
Prepare for your birth with the info-packed Birth Essentials Prenatal Classes, now on your own schedule! You can purchase the series as On-Demand Prenatal Classes recordings, filled with birth support instructions, pain management advice, and more. Plus you can email me any questions as they arise. Available now!
Private Prenatal Classes
I also offer private classes to suit your specific needs and schedule. $60/hour via online video meetings. Please contact me to make arrangements.
Birth Essentials: Prenatal Class in-a-Day! – Suspended for now – please see online series (section at the top of this page).
Do you have a full schedule or live out of town? Is baby coming soon? Would you like a refresher class? The one-day condensed prenatal class is for you! It’s loaded with the essentials of prenatal education.
Topics include signs of labour, stages of labour and what to do (including when to go to hospital), birth support, interventions, informed decision making, tips for a more comfortable and shorter labour. Natural and medical options for pain control are discussed, as well as routine procedures. This class focuses on birth, prep and the immediate postpartum hours.
Regina. $135 per pregnant person or couple; offered monthly as a group class.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made 24 hours or more before the class start time have the following options:
1) Reschedule to another Birth Essentials Prenatal Class.
2) Send someone else in your place (please notify us of their name(s)).
3) A refund less a $20 administrative fee.
We do not offer a refund for cancellations received less than 24 hours before the class or for people who chose to not attend without notifying us.