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Labor Doula Training – LIVE ONLINE (Katie Nyberg)



October 21 @ 8:30 am CDT - 3:30 pm CDT
October 23 @ 8:30 am CDT - 3:30 pm CDT



Katie Nyberg, CLD, CPD, CNPE


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Cost: $590; If you are registering less than 3 weeks prior to training, there will be a $50 late fee added.

Registration Link: http://www.theiowababylady.com/labor-doula-trainings

Training Dates and Times: 
October 21-23, 2024 8:30am CST 3:30pm CST

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!

About The Faculty

This training is taught by Katie Nyberg, CLD, CPD, CLE, CNPE. Katie is a member of the CAPPA Labor Doula Faculty and Postpartum Doula Faculty. She has been a certified labor and postpartum doula since 2010. She has served hundreds of parents and babies through her work as a postpartum & labor doula, as well as teaching classes to the community and health care professionals. Katie is a state-licensed educator whose trainings are full of interactive activities and discussions!

Details of Refund Policy

If CAPPA Faculty cancels the workshop, the entire fee will be refunded.
All other cancellations will be charged a $50.00 processing fee.
If the cancellation is made within three weeks of the workshop, no refund will be given.
Cancellations prior to training have the option of having payment applied to a training workshop given by the same CAPPA Faculty within 12 months. (Noshows are not eligible for registration transfer.) Only ONE transfer of registration is permitted. If applicant does not attend a workshop within 12 months, all fees are forfeited. A $50 transfer fee will be due upon registration of new training.
I understand I should not make non-refundable travel arrangements unless I have received confirmation from CAPPA Faculty that the training is confirmed.
In the event of hazardous weather, “act of God”, or any other travel issues making it impossible for CAPPA Faculty to hold the workshop, a makeup option will be made available.
CAPPA Faculty is not responsible for any travel expenses students may incur.

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