Main content

    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.


    A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth - normal labor and delivery process, relaxation and breathing techniques, the partner's role and hospital procedures. Next class : March 31
    Childbirth Preparation is a full scope childbirth preparation class. Next class : April 26
    Childbirth Preparation is a full scope childbirth preparation class. This is two consecutive Tuesday nights in a row. Please note the class in December 2014 is the exception. The class series will be on a Wednesday (12/3/14 and 12/10/14). Next class : April 14
    Designed for the busy working couple the Weekend Intensive prepares expectant couples for the emotional and physical changes that occur during pregnancy, labor and delivery. Next class : May 15
    This one-day class is designed for those who have previously attended childbirth classes and need a refresher to review labor and birth, breathing, relaxation skills, the partner's role, and anesthesia options. Next class : May 18
    Sutter Tracy Hospital offers a one-class session, which prepares couples who have already had a childbirth course with a previous pregnancy. Includes a review of labor, delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques. Next class : May 27
    This free lecture is designed to provide information about pain relief during labor and delivery. The first night, a childbirth educator discusses breathing and relaxation techniques as well as strategies for coping with labor. Next class : April 16
    This two-hour class is taught by a paramedic and is appropriate for anyone who will be watching young children, from infant up to eight years old. Next class : April 14
    This class is taught by a certified CPR instructor and is appropriate for first-time parents and grandparents. Next class : April 1
    This class is taught by a certified CPR instructor and is appropriate for first-time parents and grandparents. Next class : April 8