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Birth & Early Parenting Courses

These practical courses are ideal for busy people who are having their first baby, or for those who have previously had a baby and would like a refresher.

This comprehensive one day program includes two sessions providing non-biased information on birth and parenting a newborn baby.

Course Details

The Birth Course: 9am – 1.15pm

The focus of this session is to provide positive information, tips and discussion on the following:

  • The birth process and the signs and stages of labour
  • The positive effects of hormones
  • Supporting the birthing mum
  • Positions during birth and active birth
  • Medical  management

The Early Parenting Course:  2pm – 5pm

The focus of the this session is to  provide practical information covering:

  • Caring for a newborn baby’s needs
  • Interacting with a newborn
  • Understanding the needs and behaviour of a newborn baby
  • Becoming parents
  • Community resources for parents

When to book

  • The ideal time to attend the workshop is when you are 28-34 weeks pregnant – so plan to book ahead however late bookings are welcome

Costs

  • For the full day the cost is $275 per couple.  Alternatively, you can choose to attend just the Birth Course for $220 per couple or the Parenting Course for $150.
  • Single attendance costs: $190 for full day or $140 for Birth Course and $90 for Parenting Course

Health fund rebates: Louise is registered with many funds.  Inquire with your fund if you are eligible for rebates.
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