The Gift of Motherhood eLearning Childbirth Education Program is a convenient alternative for expectant parents who cannot attend a conventional childbirth class due to bed rest, scheduling conflicts or time constraints. It is also useful as a refresher course for repeat parents. This online Childbirth Education Program is an interactive e-learning course that allows you to learn at your own pace and convenience from any computer or mobile device.

The program includes access to the eLearning program for six weeks starting from the first time you log in. You will receive an access code after you register and pay for the class. It features:

  • More than 70 videos
  • Animated illustrations
  • Downloadable PDF files
  • Review quizzes and games
  • Information specific to Peninsula Regional Medical Center

Topics include:

  • Childbirth education and labor support
  • Discomforts of pregnancy
  • Understanding labor and birth
  • Labor guide
  • Caring for yourself postpartum
  • Feeding your newborn
  • Caring for your newborn

Click here to see a demonstration of the course.

The class fee is $70.

Peninsula Regional also offers a three-hour, in-person complement to the online childbirth class, which features a tour of our Labor & Delivery Unit, postpartum and newborn care tips, and a nurse who can answer your questions in person. Visit the Classes and Events section of the website to sign up.

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