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 Postpartum Doula Training
Ready to become proficient when offering professional postpartum support? Take the first step towards becoming a Certified Postpartum Doula with CAPPA. This eighteen-hour workshop meets the first requirement of your CPD 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 postpartum support for perinatal professionals, as well as providing training for those seeking certification as certified postpartum doulas with CAPPA.
Offering 18 CAPPA Contact Hours. Nursing contact hours potentially available on request.
The CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training Class includes the CAPPA Postpartum Doula Manual, and covers the following topics:
- CAPPA certification and policies
- Practical application of Scope of Practice, ethics, and integrity
- Listening and Communication Skills
- The Postpartum Doula as Educator
- Emotional and Physical Support of the Postpartum Mom
- Postpartum Mood Disorders
- Baby care techniques
- Calming and soothing techniques
- SIDS and Safe Sleep
- Infant Feeding-Choices and Support
- The New Baby and the Family
- Home Organization
- Skills for Special Circumstances
- Grief/Loss Support
- Business development, marketing, and networking to create a successful career
- And much more!
$595 for training – includes 1 year CAPPA membership
Registration Link: https://nedoulasupport.com/birth-postpartum-professional-classes/
I’m the owner of New England Doula Support. I am a CAPPA certified postpartum doula and new parent educator, and a trained labor doula, and childbirth and lactation educator. I became faculty for the New Parent Educator program in November 2023. My formal education includes a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and Human Development from Wheelock College and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Bank Street Graduate School of Education. I am a proud mom of two girls, Mykena and Ady.
There are no refunds except upon class cancellation by the instructor, Bryn Yozzo. If Bryn Yozzo cancels the class, there will be a 100% refund.
I may transfer my registration to another training with Bryn Yozzo within 12 months of the original training date with approval from Bryn Yozzo and by paying a $75.00 transfer fee.
If I fail to transfer to another training within the 12-month period, I understand I will not receive any refund for any monies paid to the instructor, Bryn Yozzo.
I understand the instructor will confirm the course 10 days before the training date. If I make any plans prior to course confirmation by Bryn Yozzo, and the training is canceled, Bryn Yozzo is not responsible for any expenses incurred.
In the event of inclement weather, technical issues, or other issues that make it impossible for Bryn Yozzo to hold the training, a make-up date will be scheduled. Bryn Yozzo is not responsible for any expenses incurred.