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Childbirth Education Classes

Childbirth Education Classes in Tuscaloosa

Prepare for Your New Baby in Advance

All childbirth classes are taught by Registered Nurses. For more information about our complimentary childbirth classes, or to register, call 205-333-4296 or e-mail.

Please sign up for classes when you are 20 weeks pregnant.

Here are some of the classes offered at the Women's Pavilion:

  • Understanding Birth - This class is designed to teach first-time parents information regarding labor, delivery, and postpartum. Anesthesia options are also discussed. This class is a MUST for all new parents.
  • Understanding Breastfeeding - Breastfeeding classes are offered for expectant parents who wish to breastfeed their infants. Basic techniques and practical skills are emphasized. Informal discussions are encouraged.
  • Super Siblings- This class is designed for children ages 3 to 8 years old. This class discusses what life will be like with a new baby. A tour of the unit is given so children will be comfortable with visiting mom and baby.
  • Newborn Care- This comprehensive class teaches first-time parents how to prepare for the arrival of their newborn. Basic newborn care is discussed, including diapering, feeding, and bathing. You will also learn what to expect after delivery and once at home.
  • Infant/CPR & Safety- You will learn how to perform CPR, rescue a choking infant or child, and learn how to prevent childhood injuries. Another MUST class for all expectant parents.

For information about prenatal classes,
call 205-333-4296.

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