Childbirth Preparation - $145.00
WhenSaturday November 9, 2019
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
RoomPark Pavilion (YMCA Building), 2400 Grant Road, Mountain View - Rooms L & M
Led ByPam Kitagawa, LCCE
Class meets Saturdays - 11/9 & 11/16, 2019; 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
This series of classes helps prepare couples for childbirth, offering nine hours of comprehensive coverage on pregnancy, labor and birth and post-delivery recover. Other topics include relaxation and breathing techniques, the anatomy and physiology of all stages of labor and birth, a review of medical interventions such as induction, augmentation, medications and anesthesia options are also covered.
Classes are taught by certified childbirth instructors. Presentations includes videos, PowerPoint presentations, handouts, and a workbook on the stages of labor. A tour of the maternity building (Women's Hospital) is included with all registrations.
This class is for expecting parents. This class should be taken in the last trimester of pregnancy, finishing 4-6 weeks before the baby's due date. These classes fill up quickly we recommend registering by the end of the first trimester.
In addition, El Camino Hospital offers Practicing for Labor & Birth for free to participants of the Childbirth Preparation classes. Call Maternal Child Health Education for details.
If a class you would like is showing waiting list only, please call Call Maternal Child Health Education for details.
This class is recommended for both parents. Registration is required.
A single registration with completed payment of $145.00 covers two people.
A full refund will be given for cancellations made at least 2 weeks prior to the class start date. A refund, less $15.00 processing fee will be given for cancellations made at least 1 week prior to class start date. No refunds will be given for cancellations occurring less than 1 week prior to the class start date.
For More Information
Call our Maternal Child Health Education department at
Maternal Child Education office hours are:
- Monday thru Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
- Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays