Thu, 02 Jun



June IN PERSON evening classes

Ideal for those with due dates in July/August 2022. Prepare to meet your baby by learning what to expect in labour and birth, and what you can do to make your birth a positive experience. Practice baby care (nappies, bathing etc) what to do with crying babies and find out about newborn baby sleep.

June IN PERSON evening classes

Time & Location

02 Jun, 19:00 – 21:30

Glasgow, Hutcheson St, Glasgow G1 1SH, UK

About the Event

Our group courses are for the pregnant person and their birth partner. 

Session dates 4 evening midweek sessions;

1 - Thursday 2nd June 7pm - 9.30pm

2 - Thursday 9th June 7pm -9.30pm

3 - Thursday 16th June 7pm -9.30pm

4 - Thursday 23rd June 7pm -9.30pm

Topics covered include;

  • Physiology of birth / Stages of labour
  • Sign and symptoms in pregnancy / when to go to hospital / what is normal and what is not
  • Role of birth partners
  • Hormones and their role in all kinds of birth
  • Pain relief options and other ways of coping in labour
  • Breathing and relaxation techniques for all birth
  • Positions for labour and to be comfortable in pregnancy
  • Induction of labour
  • Caesarean birth
  • The ‘golden hour’ what happens in hours immediately after (all) birth
  • Feeding a newborn - breastfeeding basics and bottle feeding
  • Newborn appearance / cord clamping / vitamin k
  • Postnatal body and how to care for your body (stitches, tears, bleeding)
  • Early weeks with a newborn / transitioning from womb to world
  • Understanding baby crying and feeding cues
  • Practical baby care (nappies, bathing, swaddling, temperatures, Safe sleep and SIDS risks)
  • New baby sleep patterns, what is normal
  • Coping in postnatal period, making a postnatal plan

Total cost of course £149 inclusive for 2 spaces on the course for pregnant person and their birth partner. 

Included in the cost of the course;

•10 hours of face to face teaching in a group setting

•Resource pack after every session with overview of our session, any relevant research, reading material, links, and videos

•Lots of opportunity to get to know the other parents in the group

•Whatsapp chat group for support throughout pregnancy and beyond

•One to one support from me





  • BBS June course


    The full balance of your course will be fully refunded should government guidelines change and we are no longer able to meet face to face. In the event we unable to go ahead as planned with in person classes you will be given an alternative option to move to online zoom course at a discounted rate or to cancel and receive full refund.




  • June waiting list


    Please register your interest here to be added to the waiting list for this course. You will be contacted if any spaces become available.






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