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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    This comprehensive series covers breathing techniques, relaxation methods, stages of labor and delivery, hospital procedures, postpartum recovery, and birthing options to prepare you and your partner for your upcoming birth experience. Next class : August 31
    Taught by certified Eden's Childbirth Education instructors, this TWO-session course(two consecutive Saturdays) will help prepare you for your childbirth experience. Course covers third trimester fetal development, stages of labor and more. Next class : September 10
    This condensed three week series is offered for mothers and the labor support person of their choosing whose schedules don't allow for our traditional series. Next class : September 12
    This condensed three week series is offered for mothers and the labor support person of their choosing whose schedules don't allow for our traditional series. Next class : September 8
    This condensed three week series is offered for mothers and the labor support person of their choosing whose schedules don't allow for our traditional series. Next class : September 13
    This class is held one Saturday for 7 hours. It is taught by a labor-delivery nurse and includes instruction in signs and stages of labor, epidurals and C-sections. Next class : August 20
    Childbirth Preparation meets for 6 consecutive Tuesday evenings and helps prepare expectant couples for care during their pregnancy, labor and delivery and postpartum. Infant care and Breastfeeding included. Next class : August 2
    Childbirth Preparation meets for 6 consecutive Thursday evenings and helps prepare expectant couples for care during their pregnancy, labor and delivery and postpartum. Infant care and Breastfeeding included. Next class : September 29
    This self-paced, online class is available for 45 days after initial log in and covers all of the information provided in our Childbirth Preparation Intensive and Express classes. Next class : To Be Announced
    This one-day course is suitable for those wanting a faster paced course on childbirth preparation with less in-class practice on labor techniques. Next class : August 27