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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.
It is recommended that you complete a childbirth preparation class approximately four weeks prior to your due date. Class fee includes registrant and one guest.

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, September 19 and 26, 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.

Event details

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
Conference Center
354 Santa Fe Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Date and time
Sat, Mar 07, 2020 at 10 am to

Sat, Mar 14, 2020 at 3 pm