Childbirth classes prepare expectant parents for the physical and emotional aspects of the later stages of pregnancy, labor and birth. These classes are taken during the last trimester of pregnancy. Couples need to bring two bed pillows and a small blanket to class sessions. For additional information, visit www.lamaze.org.
- labor and birth process
- medication and anesthesia
- relaxation skills
- pushing techniques
- breathing techniques
- cesarean birth
- birthing options
Offered as a four-week series, two evening, one-day express class, e-learning class (online curriculum with one 3 hour group session) or private class.
NO REFUNDS. Can only be rescheduled once.
To register for the program(s) of your choice, please register by calling the University Hospitals MSC/Marketing Support at 216-844-4000.
If inclement weather occurs, please call 216-844-4000 after 4 p.m. for information about cancellations.
With 24 hour notice before the scheduled class, partial refunds* are available for cancellation or class may be rescheduled once (no refunds). Classes may be cancelled or rescheduled to accommodate enrollment.
*Excluding CPR and Express Prepared Childbirth.