8 sessions, plan to start in your sixth month of pregnancy.
This traditional course covers late pregnancy, the process of labor and birth, labor coping skills (with many in-class practice sessions), newborn care and breastfeeding, postpartum, and early parenting. Weekly classes help connect families with peers.
Bring several pillows and a blanket or soft mat to class.
Class sponsored by PeaceHealth St. Joseph and Bellingham Technical College.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by signing up on the Bellingham Technical College website - Click here to visit the Bellingham Technical College website for registration. Filter your search by subject, selecting Childbirth.
(The note at the very bottom of this page applies to registration using the PeaceHealth system, please disregard it.)
First Steps waivers do not cover this course fee.
The price of the course is for both people.
Website: Bellingham Technical College
For registration questions, call: (360) 752-8350
Complete a Registration Form (pdf)