CAPPA Certified Postpartum Doula: CPD
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!
CAPPA Faculty: Abby Bordner has been passionate about birth work since her first pregnancy, over 20 years ago! She’s worked as a labor doula, postpartum doula, lactation educator and childbirth educator. Her whole career has been supporting families in pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and early childhood development. Her trainings are engaging, informative, and provide lots of opportunities to learn, share, grow, change, and be ready to serve families in your community.
Here’s what my students are saying:
“Abby is very thorough, well informed through her experiences and studies. I love how detail oriented she is. She has influenced me to furthermore my studies in the beautiful world of Birthing.”
“I really enjoyed Abby as my trainer, and she was very kind, encouraging, and informative on the training. I would highly recommend her.”
“This training was amazing. I was able to ask questions, get my answers, and expand my knowledge all in a fun, caring environment.”
Faculty Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website Registration Link: www.abbybordner.com
Tuition: $450 early bird when registered by April 1st, 2021 (plus tax)
$475 after April 1st.
8:30am to 2:30pm and Sunday 8:30am to 12:30pm MST
Details of Refund Policy: Full refund if instructor cancels the course.
Full refund if cancellation is made by April 1st, 2021
Option to transfer your registration available until April 10th, 2021 (with a transfer fee)
No refunds after March 20th, 2021
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.