This course will start you on your path to becoming a DONA International Certified Birth Doula. You will receive your DONA-Approved Birth Doula training, as well as your Childbirth Education Component AND your Breastfeeding Education.
This will satisfy ALL of your in-class requirements and set you on the path to your new doula life! Certification requirements can be found (here).
Please read all the information below before registering:
Workshop Location: The workshop will take place at The Winston Golf Club (formerly The Calgary Elks Lodge and Golf Club), centrally located at 2502 6th Street NE in Calgary, AB. There is ample FREE parking available.
Workshop Hours: Thursday, 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. & Friday through Sunday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Snacks and beverages will be provided. Lunch can be purchased at the club.
Cost of the workshop: Early bird rate is $550.00 if deposit or full payment is received on or before September 4th, 2017. Partial payment of a $50.00 non-refundable deposit is required to register and hold your spot at any time. Another payment of $250.00 due by August 20th, 2017 and full payment received by September 15th, 2017. If no deposit is received by September 4th 2017, workshop cost is $650.00.
Refund policy: If you wish to cancel your registration written notification is required on or before September 7th, 2017 for a refund (minus the $100.00 non-refundable deposit). No refunds will be issued for cancellations after 6:30 p.m. on September 7th , 2017.
Required Reading Prior to Workshop:
"Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn: The Complete Guide." by Penny Simkin
"The Birth Partner, 4th Edition." by Penny Simkin
"Breastfeeding Made Simple, 2nd Edition." by Mohrbacher and Kendall-Tackett