What to expect at our Labor & Delivery Preparation class

Learn all you need to know for the birth of your baby in this course taught by a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse.

The course includes education, conversation and hands-on demonstration for labor and delivery, as well as ways your partner can support you through labor. 

Class Duration: 3 hours
Cost*: Private $300/Group $150

Topics Include:

  • Pregnancy discomforts and remedies
  • Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy
  • Routine testing done in pregnancy by your doctor or midwife
  • Preparing for labor and knowing when to call your doctor
  • Contraction patterns and breathing techniques
  • Natural childbirth
  • Pain management options during labor
  • Vaginal deliveries and cesarean sections
  • Recovering after delivery
  • This class also provides hands-on demonstrations of ways your partner can support you


*cost for client and one support person


Group Class Schedule


all classes at SEMC include tour of Labor & Delivery

Wednesday, 10/18/17: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday, 11/8/17: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Saturday, 12/2/17: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, 12/20/17: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Saturday, 1/13/18: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Thursday, 2/1/18: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Saturday, 2/24/18: 9:00am - 12:00pm

Charlestown: c-town studio

Full Day of Prenatal Education; 9am - 5pm
Labor & Delivery Prep, Newborn Essentials, and Breastfeeding Basics: visit EVENTS page to register for all 3

Saturday, 11/19/17: 9:00am - 12:00pm