Montreal QC March 4th Toronto ON March 10th London ON March 24th Vancouver BC April 28th Halifax NS May 27 Edmonton AB June 9th Toronto ON June 9-10th
*further dates to be listed for Postpartum Doula trainings in Western Canada and Atlantic Canada for Summer/Fall 2018. Self Study is a great way to start while you await your in-class! Self Study for details.
Online doula certification option?
Looking to start your studies online? Join Doula Canada and become a part of our Learning Centre! With over 8 online modules dedicated to Postpartum Doula studies, additional resources, and free webinar invites - it is sure to be a one of a kind learning experience.
Modules will be available to all students. New Learning Centre launches March 1, 2018.
If you love to support others, without the on call schedule then this training is for YOU!
This certification will teach you about the joy and thrill of working with the postpartum family, help you understand the most pressing, common and less common issues during this stage of family development and show you how the Doula will fit in to help the family become a unit.
Some of the essential doula topics covered in your training include:
The benefits of postpartum support in Canada
Scope of practice for Canadian Doulas
Breastfeeding 101 and Doula practices
Postpartum mood disorders and referrals
Newborn care and procedures
Creating success in your new business
And so much more!
Pricing of $450, plus applicable provincial tax offered until four weeks prior to chosen in-class training.
One time fee covers course Reference Guide, exam and assignment administration and marking, instructor fee, administrative costs, certificate shipping, membership into an exciting Canadian peer network, mentorship, and fun!
Our Postpartum Doula certification:
Each doula student has 2 years to complete the following certification requirements:
Attend an in-class training course (can begin through registered for Self Study)
Obtain 14 approved Educational Units (6 in breastfeeding) (for more information on Educational Units, click here)
Be certified in Standard First Aid and CPR level C (Can be used towards EU credits)
"I felt overwhelmed choosing which organization to certify with. Doula Canada was responsive, organized and passionate about their programs. Looking back I made the best choice! Every step of my certification has been filled with mentorship, guidance and accountability. Choose Doula Canada, you won't be disappointed!"