Certified Midwife Assistant Program
(In Person Mock Training)
Labor in Love Midwife Assistant Certification program is an extensive and hands on training program. In this program you will learn how to assist during parental, labor and during the postpartum period.
You will have hands on training and learning on how to take vitals, palpate a pregnant belly and listen to fetal heart tones from real pregnant people!
You will learn what do during a labor and birth as well as postpartum
After your class you will be assigned to a midwife close to your area, where you will go to 9 prenatal visits, 3 births and 6 postpartum visits and will be supplied with a doppler, blood pressure cuff and pulse ox!
After all the requirements are meet you will receive your certification and could work with any midwife in the state!
Things you will need
There are a few things you will need to have before and after class
Read Hearts & Hands by Elizabeth Davis
Examination of the Newborn by Anne Lomax
Classes you will need to take additionally for this class (can be completed up to 3 months after class)
BLS (Basic Life Support) Now Included!
NRP (Neonate Resuscitation Program)
Things You Will Learn
You will learn how to do a full prenatal! You will learn how to take fetal heart tones, feel for position of baby, how to read a urine sample and take blood pressure
Learn how to chart prenatals, labors, newborn exams, and postpartum visits.
Labor and Birth
Learn how to set up the birthing area and take care of birthing families and midwife
How to Support Your Midwife
Learn how to support midwives and families they serve during prenatals, labors, births, and during the postpartum period.
Learn about holistic nutrition to help support a healthy pregnancy and labor
Learn how to do a full postpartum visit. Learn how to weigh and do respirations, heart rate, reflexes of a newborn and more!
Learn how to identify and treat emergencies during labor, birth and postpartum
Herbs in Labor
Learn what herbs to use and when to use them during labor, and birth.