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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 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
    This one-day class is for expectant parents who are unable to attend the weekly series. A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth. Next class : September 10
    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 : July 26
    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 : August 19
    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 : August 20
    This free lecture is designed to provide information about pain relief during labor and delivery. The latter part of the class is a discussion of anesthesia options presented by an OB anesthesiologist. Next class : July 28
    This class is taught by a certified CPR instructor and is appropriate for first-time parents and grandparents. Next class : August 3
    This class is taught by a certified CPR instructor and is appropriate for first-time parents and grandparents. Next class : August 11
    For expectant parents who are unable to attend an onsite class, our self paced, e-class offers information on labor, comfort techniques, hospital procedures, postpartum and more. Next class : To Be Announced
    Designed especially for fathers-to-be. Topics and group discussions include helping your partner through pregnancy and childbirth, caring for a new baby, balancing work and parenting and maintaining a healthy relationship. Next class : August 30