Accelerated Childbirth Preparation - Encinitas

Preparing for childbirth

Preparing for childbirth

This two-week accelerated course at Scripps Memorial Hospital, Encinitas teaches childbirth preparation basics.

Couples learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. The class covers labor, birth, breathing techniques, medications, and hospital procedures.

Wear comfortable clothing and bring two pillows, a blanket, and a snack.

Take this course in conjunction with Getting Ready for Baby and Breastfeeding Your Baby, and Hospital Orientation for Expectant Parents for a comprehensive overview of labor, birth, and early parenting.

Class dates:
Saturdays, April 11 and 18, 2020

Parking is FREE

Registration is required
Pre-registration allows us to reserve your space and contact you in the event of a change in the time or location of a class or on the rare occasion that we have a class cancellation.

Please remember, we cannot guarantee accommodation for walk-in participation at our classes, screenings and programs and cannot be responsible for any inconvenience due to lack of registration.

Need an online option?
Online Childbirth Preparation is designed for parents who can’t make it to an on-site class, or those who simply prefer the convenience of online learning. This option is perfect for moms-to-be on bedrest, scheduling conflicts, or as a refresher. The cost of the class is $75.
Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
Conference Center
354 Santa Fe Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Event details
Date Time Fee
Sat, Apr 11th, 2020 - Sat, Apr 18th, 2020 10 am - 3 pm $75.00
Date Time
Saturday, January 11th, 2020 10 am - 3 pm
Saturday, February 1st, 2020 10 am - 3 pm
Saturday, March 7th, 2020 10 am - 3 pm
Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 1 pm - 6 pm