sensitive midwifery antenatal course

black friday special offer – SAVE 60%

Holistic pre-conceptual and antenatal education, care, as well as risk detection and management

You can do the course at your own pace and in your own time. There are no assignments and you will not receive certification for completing this course, but be ready to get fresh wind in your midwifery sails!

This course is part of the Certified Sensitive Midwife Course. If you want to become a Certified Sensitive Midwife, we highly recommend you do the full Course, which contains live Q&A’s and Zoom sessions, tests and assignments. Find out more…

Module 1

Holistic pre-conceptual and antenatal education, care, as well as risk detection and management

Session One

  • Objectives of the Certified Sensitive Midwife Course
  • Sensitive Midwifery Practice Standards
  • Overview of the midwife’s competencies and scope of practice: International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)

Session Two

  • The importance of the midwife having a holistic approach
  • Self-awareness as a midwifery tool
  • The concept of individuality
  • Mind-body power for wellness, wisdom and success
  • Understanding the individual is key

Session Three

  • Anatomy, physiology and endocrinology of pregnancy
  • Advocacy and health educational role in the pre-conceptual phase and pregnancy
  • How the midwife builds maternal trust and confidence
  • Perineum preparation and massage
  • The midwife’s clinical antenatal care – pregnancy assessments, routine investigations, risk detection
  • How the midwife encourages maternal trust in physiological processes at the end of pregnancy
  • Risk and need-to-refer identification in all stages of pregnancy

Session Four

  • Holistic midwifery advice for pregnancy niggles and complications
  • Hand out to the women in your care

sensitive midwifery antenatal course

black friday special offer – SAVE 60%

Holistic pre-conceptual and antenatal education, care, as well as risk detection and management

You can do the course at your own pace and in your own time. There are no assignments and you will not receive certification for completing this course, but be ready to get fresh wind in your midwifery sails!

This course is part of the Certified Sensitive Midwife Course. If you want to become a Certified Sensitive Midwife, we highly recommend you do the full Course, which contains live Q&A’s and Zoom sessions, tests and assignments. Find out more…

Module 1

Holistic pre-conceptual and antenatal education, care, as well as risk detection and management

Session One

  • Objectives of the Certified Sensitive Midwife Course
  • Sensitive Midwifery Practice Standards
  • Overview of the midwife’s competencies and scope of practice: International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)

Session Two

  • The importance of the midwife having a holistic approach
  • Self-awareness as a midwifery tool
  • The concept of individuality
  • Mind-body power for wellness, wisdom and success
  • Understanding the individual is key

Session Three

  • Anatomy, physiology and endocrinology of pregnancy
  • Advocacy and health educational role in the pre-conceptual phase and pregnancy
  • How the midwife builds maternal trust and confidence
  • Perineum preparation and massage
  • The midwife’s clinical antenatal care – pregnancy assessments, routine investigations, risk detection
  • How the midwife encourages maternal trust in physiological processes at the end of pregnancy
  • Risk and need-to-refer identification in all stages of pregnancy

Session Four

  • Holistic midwifery advice for pregnancy niggles and complications
  • Hand out to the women in your care