BWH Parent Ed 1st Time Parents - One Day Weekend Course
If you are booked with another hospital, please note that you will not be able to attend. On the day, the teacher will check your green maternity notes to ensure that your are booked under the care of the Birmingham Women's Hospital.
This is a weekend course for women either on their own or with a birth partner/companion. Date: Sunday 3rd March 9:30am-3:30pm at the BIrmingham Women's Hospital , Parent Education Room, Lower Ground Floor.
This course will be taught by Lynn Ratcliffe.
The tour is included in the course.
The breastfeeding session will be on Thursday 7 March 10am-12pm (same venue).
We aim to cover the process of labour and birth, stages of labour, when to come in and what to bring, getting labour started and medical induction, managing pain, self help techniques, birth, assisted birth, caesarean birth, lots of practical babycare skills and feeding. A tour of the delivery suite is included.
Please bring something to eat/drink for your lunch or you can buy some lunch in the Hospital Restaurant or if close at the QE hospital nearby.
Try to attend your course between 30 and 35 weeks.