2015 Baby Steps Teacher Training – Greenville

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Date/Time: 08/28/2015 - 08/30/2015 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Location: SC - Greenville

Do you want to become a Baby Steps teacher?  We are holding a training in the Greenville, SC Area (specific location given after application accepted) from Aug 28-30.  The class will be a half day Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday, details TBD.  The cost is $350, which would include your first year of teacher dues.  In addition to the training, you will have to complete an application, required reading, and a test before you begin teaching.

The training will include 15 hours of education in childbirth, as well as how to teach the Baby Steps curricula.  The third day will include training on marketing, logistics, and the Baby Steps website, followed by the test itself.

Once all the components are completed and passed, you will be able to start teaching immediately.  If you have not finished the required reading ahead of the training, you will have to certify it’s completion before you begin to teach.

If you are interested, please complete the application form below (payment not required immediately).  Once you submit the application, it will be reviewed.  When you are accepted into the training, a deposit of $100 will be required to reserve your spot.  The balance will be due on July 28. If the amount is prohibitive, please contact Susie about a payment plan at babystepscbe@gmail.com.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at babystepscbe@gmail.com.

The deadline to register is 8/25 at 5pm EDT.

Want to train in a different location?  Check out our list of childbirth educator trainings.

Required Reading

Read all of the following prior to the beginning to teach*:

Active Birth: The New Approach to Giving Birth Naturally (Non) – Janet Balaskas

The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth – Henci Goer

The Birth Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Satisfying Birth (Sears Parenting Library) – William & Martha Sears OR Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn (4th Edition): The Complete Guide by Penny Simkin

Born in the USA: How a Broken Maternity System Must Be Fixed to Put Women and Children First – Dr. Marsden Wagner

The Attachment Parenting Book : A Commonsense Guide to Understanding and Nurturing Your Baby – William & Martha Sears

“Ecstatic Birth” article by Sarah Buckley

Keep these on hand for reference:

The Nursing Mother’s Companion – 6th Edition – Kathleen Higgins

The Baby Book, Revised Edition: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two (Sears Parenting Library) – William & Martha Sears

A Natural Guide to Pregnancy and Postpartum Health
– Raffelock & Rountree

Register Now

Bookings are closed for this event.

Note: After submission, your teacher will contact you regarding payment.