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Labor Classes

Labor & Birth Education
Designed for those expecting their first baby, you and dad or other support partner should take a labor and birth education class taught by childbirth educators during your third trimester. Participants will learn about labor and birth positions, stages and phases of labor, how to time contractions, and more. Some of the classes include a tour of the birthing facility.

Weekday Evening Classes
Classes are taught Mondays through Thursdays in Raleigh, North Raleigh and Cary. Each class is two-and-a-half-hours long and is held weekly for five weeks.
The cost for the series is $90.

Weekend Intensive Class
Weekend Intensive is a ten-hour class covering the entire Labor & Birth education and includes a tour.
The cost is $110.

Labor & Birth Express
This eight-hour class, with weeknight and weekend options, is for the highly motivated expectant couple who will build on the foundation established during the home study. Completion and submission of assignments are due one week prior to the start of class.
The cost is $90 per couple.

Labor Classes

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Labor & Birth Review
If you've already attended a Labor & Birth Education class but want a refresher, this four-hour class is for you. You may choose a series of two evening classes or one Saturday morning seminar. You and dad or other support partner should attend during your third trimester of pregnancy.
The cost is $45.

Multiples Labor & Birth Class
Designed especially for families expecting multiples, this class should be taken in the second trimester. The birth process and prenatal and postnatal topics will be discussed during the two-hour class that is held weekly for five or six week options.
The cost is $90 per couple.

Preparation for Cesarean Birth
This two-hour class is designed for those anticipating a Cesarean section. Pre- and post-birth procedures will be discussed as well as postpartum recovery and adjustments. The cost is $25.




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