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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.


    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 : October 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 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 : October 25
    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 : October 21
    Childbirth Preparation is a full scope childbirth preparation class. Next class : November 15
    Childbirth Preparation is a full scope childbirth preparation class. This is two consecutive Tuesday nights in a row. Please note the class in December 2014 is the exception. The class series will be on a Wednesday (12/3/14 and 12/10/14). Next class : November 7
    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 : November 21
    This one-day class is designed for those who have previously attended childbirth classes and need a refresher to review labor and birth, breathing, relaxation skills, the partner's role, and anesthesia options. Next class : December 16
    Sutter Tracy Hospital offers a one-class session, which prepares couples who have already had a childbirth course with a previous pregnancy. Includes a review of labor, delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques. Next class : October 22
    This service is available when a child has a family member with cancer or another chronic, serious illness. The program is facilitated by a clinical social worker using creative activities for self-expression. Next class : To Be Announced