Prepared Childbirth

Our Prepared Childbirth classes provide you with information about the intellectual, physical and emotional parts of the birth process.

The classes emphasize exercise techniques for relaxation during labor, birth and after you’ve had your baby. This class is a Santiago Canyon College Adult Education Course in conjunction with UCI Health.

This is a five (5)-class series. See series dates below. Please bring to each class:

  • A support person
  • Two pillows
  • One beach towel or yoga mat

Cost is free to attend. 

Series dates

These are the series in 2020:

  • Wednesdays: Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5
  • Thursdays: Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6
  • Wednesdays: Feb. 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
  • Thursdays: Feb. 20, 27, March 5, 12, 19
  • Wednesdays: April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13
  • Thursdays: April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14
  • Wednesdays: May 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24
  • Thursdays: May 28, June 4, 11, 18, 25
  • Wednesdays: July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  • Thursdays: July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • Wednesdays: Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7
  • Thursdays: Sept. 10, 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8
  • Wednesdays: *Oct. 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18
  • Thursdays: *Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19

Each series has five (5) classes and will meet weekly on Wednesdays or Thursdays.

* Exception, 4 class series

Contact:

657-282-6357

Registration Instructions:

Registration is required. This is a 5-class series. Each series meets five Wednesdays in a row or five Thursdays in a row. By registering for the first class of a series, you are registered for all the classes in that series. Late registrations are welcome through the fourth class in the series. Call 657-282-6357 for late registrations.

Nursing students

Nursing students from community schools can attend this class without registration. Please do not register online if you are a nursing student. Requirements for students:

  • Bring student ID
  • Arrive 5-10 minutes early to make sure there is room in the class
  • Notify the instructor that you are a student at the beginning of class
  • Dress appropriately in nursing uniform or business casual attire

Dates Offered: