Preparation For Childbirth - 2 Day

Maternity Nurse



Registration Required
Multiple Dates

Let our certified childbirth experts with over 30 years of experience help you and your delivery partner prepare for the birth of your baby with our two consecutive days of preparation for childbirth class. This class covers understanding and managing the different stages of labor to include relaxation, positioning and breathing techniques; medication options; and what to expect if you have a caesarean birth.

Our mission is to explain options so each woman can make an educated decision about pathways in labor. This two-day class does not include a Tour for Expectant Parents and the Basics in Baby Care class.

Please Note: Payment is required at time of registration in order to hold your spot. For questions and concerns please call 1-800SENTARA (1-800-736-8272).

Only one registration/payment is required per couple. Register under mother's name only. Fee includes mom plus one support person. In the comment section on the registration form, please list whom is attending the class/event with the mother along with her due date.

Please contact 1-800SENTARA (1-800-736-8272) if you need to cancel.

Inclement Weather Hotline: 434-654-4402

If inclement weather causes the cancellation of a maternity education class, a message will be posted on the Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital Weather Hotline by 4 p.m. each day.

If the scheduled class is Saturday morning at 9 a.m., then the update would be by 8 a.m.