This course is aimed at people who cannot commit to the same Ante-Natal class for six weeks. It covers all of the same information but in one concise weekend in the calm of Tresanton.
The training will be woven seamlessly into your stay by Emily Rittner-MicKinley, a trained NCT teacher and doula, and Georgie Bateman who between them bring a wealth of knowledge and experience from midwifery to breastfeeding support. Training will be interspersed with good food, relaxing spa treatments and plenty of time off to explore St Mawes.
The course will cover
-Preparing for labour.
-Birth plan, including questions to ask and packing a hospital bag.
-Types of birth, including induction, C-section, ventouse, forceps.
-Types of pain relief.
-The anatomy and physiology of birth.
-Breastfeeding and bottle-feeding.
-Recovery from birth including diet, fitness and general health.
-Employing a doula, maternity nurse, night nanny and other support.
-Preparation for early parenthood
-Couples’ relationship before, during and after birth.
The weekend is suitable for parents from 30 weeks pregnant.
19-21 October 2018
£1450 for three nights based on two people sharing including breakfast, lunch and dinner.