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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 condensed three week series is offered for mothers and the labor support person of their choosing whose schedules don't allow for our traditional series. Next class : March 10
    This class is held one Saturday for 7 hours. It is taught by a labor-delivery nurse and includes instruction in signs and stages of labor, epidurals and C-sections. Next class : April 18
    This course focuses on information needed to prepare for the birth of your baby. Expectant parents learn how to prepare for the labor and delivery experience. Weekend Series: Friday 6 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Next class : April 17
    Childbirth Preparation is a series that meets on six consecutive Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm. This class prepares expectant couples for the emotional & physical changes that occur during pregnancy, labor & deliver. Next class : March 17
    Childbirth Preparation is a series that meets on six consecutive Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 pm. This class prepares expectant couples for the emotional & physical changes that occur during pregnancy, labor & delivery. Next class : April 23
    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 : To Be Announced
    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 : June 6
    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 : March 7
    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 : March 3
    Childbirth Preparation is a full scope childbirth preparation class. Next class : March 21