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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.

    This 6-week class is designed to help you cope with the physical changes of pregnancy, and the emotional and physical intensity of childbirth.Ideally, the class should be completed 4-6 weeks prior to your due date. Next class : January 23
    Take this class and you're covered! After taking The Baby Bundle series, not only will you feel more competent and confident about your upcoming birth experience, but also have a good handle on feeding and caring for your newborn. Next class : February 25
    Birth Express is a three hour childbirth preparation class that meets once. Next class : November 10
    Sutter Tracy Community Hospital offers an information packed childbirth preparation (Lamaze) class series, to prepare the mother and her support person for labor, delivery, and postpartum experiences. Next class : December 7
    Childbirth Preparation meets for 5 consecutive Tuesday evenings and helps prepare expectant couples for care during their pregnancy, labor and delivery and postpartum. Infant care and Breastfeeding included. Next class : November 8
    Our childbirth educator will cover the stages of labor, hospital procedures, medications, cesarean birth, birthing options and postpartum recovery. Couples will also engage in active practice of physical and emotional comfort techniques. Next class : October 30
    Taught by a childbirth educator this class includes nine hours of instruction and is designed for first-time births. Next class : January 14
    This multiple session class is intended for expectant mothers and their chosen labor support person. Ideally the class should be completed 4-6 weeks prior to their due date. Next class : December 10
    Learn about all aspects of childbirth, practice specific skills to cope with labor and delivery and receive information on the use of pain medication, C-sections, and more. Saturday/Sunday class. Next class : January 8
    This is a two-session, Saturday/Sunday class, offered 4 1/2 hours each day. It is offered to expectant parents whose schedules may not allow for the traditional 5 week class. It is highly recommended for couples expecting their first child. Next class : November 19