Childbirth Educator
Training and Certification

You can be the one who makes a difference in a woman’s birth and parents’ experiences that create health for babies. We can’t wait to support your journey.

Holistic Approach

We believe mothers already know how to birth, you learn to facilitate uncovering that

Ongoing Mentorship

You are supported throughout your entire training and certification process


Best-practices for supporting families from academic science

Are you seeking a Childbirth Educator Program

that resonates and deeply connects with you?

Help parents feel safe and connected, so they open their awareness to birthing options and what is best for them. Facilitate sharing and learning to bring trust in the birth process, so they believe in themselves.

Our Childbirth Educator Certification is straightforward, comprehensive and flexible.

Our Childbirth Educator Certification is straightforward, comprehensive and flexible.

  • Our Childbirth Educator Trainings are held online and in-person
  • Take up to two years to complete your Certification (if needed, you can apply for an extension so your completed work still counts)
  • In-depth training includes your workshop and home study
  • Mentorship throughout your journey – support from start to completion!
  • Join an organization that believes in our innate birthing abilities

BirthWorks Childbirth Educator Certification Process is Easy!

You choose to start with the Workshop or your online learning.

Register & meet your Mentor

Attend the Workshop

Complete at your own pace

Teach so moms and babies can be healthy and have the best births and outcomes possible. Start Your Journey!

We help women have birth experiences that bring joy for the rest of their lives! Teaching women about the labor/birth process is straightforward: the challenge is to help women believe they’re born already knowing how to give birth. Our classes are for every woman, with any birthing background, to discover wherever she feels safest giving birth.

What you learn in our Childbirth Educator Program

What you learn in our Childbirth Educator Program

  • Optimal Optimal Pelvic Positioning and Pelvic Bodywork in relation to labor progression
  • How to quiet the neocortex, allowing the primal brain to guide a woman more easily through birth
  • Deep significance of microbiome, birth physiology and Primal Health
  • Power of positive energy around a birthing woman
  • Non-pharmacological and other comfort measures for labor and birth
  • Trust in birth as an instinctive process
  • Understand the physical, emotional and spiritual aspects of giving birth
  • Our unique Human Values approach to supporting labor and life
  • Impact of relaxation, beliefs and affirmations, fears and grieving, as well as mother-daughter relationships on birth
  • Discover your best self in this role and how to grow your childbirth education business

Already a Certified Childbirth Educator?

BirthWorks offers many other ways to support in continuing your career,  including re-certification with us, cross-certifying if you are already trained with another organization, plus Birth doula certifications and postpartum doula certifications!

Other BirthWorks International Programs You Might be Interested in

Are you a birth or medical professional

looking to enhance your skills?

We offer continuing education for Midwives, Labor and Delivery Nurses, OB/GYNs … Birth professionals often join our workshops to enhance their skills. We also offer cross-certification.

Testimonial ~ BirthWorks Experience

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Have a Question? Let’s Chat.

Please don’t hesitate to reach us, happy to be in touch.

Cristin Tighe
Executive Director & International Coordinator
1-202-276-3521 Mobile/WhatsApp