Loading Events

Can't find the training event you're looking for? Get in touch with us for help!

Labor Doula Training – LIVE ONLINE (Abby Bordner)



August 29 @ 8:30 am MDT - 5:30 pm MDT
August 30 @ 8:30 am MDT - 5:30 pm MDT



Abby Bordner, CLD, CPD, CLE, ICCE, CAPPA Faculty


Training Link


Training Dates and Times:
August 29-30th, 2024 8:30am MST 5:30pm MST

Early bird rate $550, when registered before August 1st, 2024. Includes CAPPA program manual and one-year membership.
Regular rate $595, when registered after August 1st, 2024. Includes CAPPA program manual and one-year membership.



Registration Link:  https://abbybordner.com/training-calendar/


Contact Information:  akbordner@gmail.com or (505) 919-9153


CAPPA Certified Labor Doula: CLD

 Want to be inspired and empowered to begin or enhance your perinatal career? Train with the Childbirth and Postpartum Professionals Association, an international certification organization for Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and Lactation Educators.  CAPPA trainings are designed to educate and equip the contemporary perinatal professional for a successful career in a fun, supportive, and collaborative environment.  Trainings are evidence based and comprehensive, and are designed to appeal to all learning styles.  Students will enjoy engaging and interactive instruction, with practical and real-world scenarios.  CAPPA instructors have in depth knowledge and follow standardized curriculums to ensure the highest quality training and most comprehensive perinatal education for CAPPA Certification programs.  As one of the first and most comprehensive perinatal organizations in the world, CAPPA is respected for its longevity, stability, and its commitment to excellence in both education and unsurpassed student and member support. 


The CAPPA Labor Doula Training


Ready to become proficient when offering professional labor support? Take the first step towards becoming a Certified Labor Doula with CAPPA.  This eighteen hour workshop meets the first requirement of your CLD program and prepares you to work through the steps for certification. This course is designed to provide a foundational skill base, knowledge, and perspectives on professional labor support for perinatal professionals, as well as providing training for those seeking certification as certified labor doulas with CAPPA.


Offering 18 CAPPA Contact Hours. Nursing contact hours potentially available on request.


The CAPPA Labor Doula Training Class includes the CAPPA Labor Doula Manual, and covers the following topics:


·                 CAPPA certification and policies

·                 Practical application of Scope of Practice, ethics, and integrity

·                 Building bridges with medical/midwifery professionals

·                 Modeling and teaching positive communication and self-advocacy

·                 Support for every stage of labor and birth

·                 Hands on practice of proven comfort measures and labor support techniques

·                 Emotional support for labor and birth, as well as unexpected events

·                 Hospital procedures – risk/benefit as well as alternatives and support

·                 Cesarean and VBAC support

·                 Prenatal and postpartum consultations and support

·                 Breastfeeding initiation and support

·                 Business development, marketing, and networking to create a successful career

·                 And much more!


Faculty:Abby’s background is in medical settings, community education and entrepreneurship. She currently has many online and in person projects for the non profit sector and her private business.
Certified Labor Doula and Lactation Educator (CAPPA): Abby works with families in pregnancy education, labor support, birth advocacy and postpartum. She provides home visits, as well as teaches to groups, to assist in childbirth preparation and breastfeeding.

Here’s what my students are saying:
“Abby was extremely informative in all aspects of the training. I enjoyed learning about the business planning and newborn care. I look forward to this journey in my life.” Nataile, student  

“Abby, thank you so much for being so prepared and engaging in your training. I really enjoyed all of the discussion and activities and feel more confident now.” Felicia, student

“I had a wonderful time at the CAPPA Postpartum Doula training. I’m very excited about this new chapter! The training was well put together with a variety of methods of info delivery!” Ashley, student 


Details of Refund Policy:
If the instructor cancels the training, you have the option to transfer your registration to another training or receive a refund.
If you cancel your registration 30 days in advance of the training, your registration can be transferred to another training or a partial refund will be offered.
If you cancel your registration within 2 weeks of the training start date, no refund is available.

NOTE: Each student must be in attendance during the entirety of the training provided in order to receive a certificate of attendance for this Training Class.

Scroll to Top