Understanding Birth eClass

Helping Expectant Parents Prepare for Childbirth

In this eight chapter program, parents will have 24-hour access to interactive activities, videos, personal birth stories, animations, activities, and games to teach all the essentials for a great birth experience!  With this online class you will have access with an experienced childbirth instructor via email to help you with any questions that may come up as you get ready for this exciting life experience.

Allow 4-6 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • Pregnancy
  • Labor
  • Birth Stories
  • Comfort Techniques
  • Medical Procedures
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Newborns
  • Postpartum

All e-class participants will also have the opportunity to participate in an in-person labor and comfort rehearsal class to get a hands-on experience of what to expect when you arrive, massage techniques, positive labor positions and other comfort measures.



System Requirements

The minimum recommended screen resolution is 1024 x 768. High-speed Internet is required for viewing videos. For audio playback, you will need speakers or headphones connected to your computer. For best functioning of this site, please turn off any popup blockers installed on your computer. Also, in order to watch videos and download PDFs, you must have Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Reader installed on your computer.

This site is optimized for the following browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 7.0 and up
  • Firefox 3.0 and up (On Windows and Mac OS)
  • Safari 5 and up (On Windows and Mac OS)
  • Chrome 6 and up (On Windows and Mac OS)

Payment and Refund Policy

All registrants must pay by credit card at the time of registration. We cannot accept cash or check payments. We cannot offer employee discounts for this online program.

Once you have activated (logged into) the program we can no longer issue a refund.

If you need additional information please call 314.996.5751