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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    This self-paced, online class is available for 45 days after initial log in and covers all of the information provided in our Childbirth Preparation Intensive and Express classes. Next class : August 21
    This one-time, 3 hour class is a condensed version of the Childbirth Preparation Intensive and provides information on pregnancy, labor, and delivery. Next class : August 19
    This one-day course is suitable for those wanting a faster paced course on childbirth preparation with less in-class practice on labor techniques. Next class : August 26
    This one day class includes instruction in relaxation and breathing, labor and birth positions, massage, the partner's role, medical procedures, medicated and non-medicated labor, and cesarean birth. Next class : September 10
    This one-day class is for expectant parents who are unable to attend the weekly series. A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth. Next class : August 19
    A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth - normal labor and delivery process, relaxation and breathing techniques, the partner's role and hospital procedures. Next class : August 24
    Childbirth Preparation meets for five consecutive Thursday evening, preparing couples for labor and delivery and care of your newborn. Next class : August 24
    Childbirth Preparation meets for 5 consecutive Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm and prepares couples for labor and delivery and caring for you newborn. Next class : October 3
    Designed for the busy working couple the Weekend Intensive prepares expectant couples for the emotional and physical changes that occur during pregnancy, labor and delivery. Next class : October 21
    This unique 6 week childbirth preparation class weaves together traditional childbirth preparation with yoga and mindfulness techniques. Next class : To Be Announced