This 2 hour class is taught by our Certified RN Childbirth Educators. This hands on and interacive class gives new parents the opportunity to practice infant care skills like diapering and swaddling on our newborn sized dolls. The topics covered include:
- newborn appearance and behaviors
- diapering, swaddling and bathing
- SIDS prevention and keeping your baby safe
- choosing a pediatrician
- choosing infant care products
At the end of class there is the optional 1 hour Infant CPR session where participants learn Infant CPR using the American Heart Association's Infant CPR Anytimne program. Participants will receive an Infant CPR Anytime kit which includes the video watched in class along with a blow up mannequin to practice on. To view the kit go to www.shopcpranytime.org and look for the infant kit. Please note that this class doen not provide CPR certification.
Please note that only 1 registration ticket is needed for both parents to attend.
All correspondence regarding class will be sent to the email used to register. Class location will be emailed 48 hours prior to the class.
Parking is offered for a fee in the Main East campus garage at 330 Brookline Ave.
If you need to cancel please call the office line at 617 667-4201 or email firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the class.
Any questions about the program should be directed to our Childbirth Education Department at 617-667-4201