The experience of pregnancy and birth has a powerful, profound and lifelong impact on both the parents and child.
As a Childbirth & Hypnobirthing Teacher, you are in a position to make a positive difference to that experience.
That's why Antenatal Training UK is comprised of a full panel of expert teachers to create comprehensive training which covers vital topics such as Mental Health, LGBT, Newborn Health, Hypnobirthing & Marketing.
In fact, we are the only qualification on the market with all these modules included as standard.
12 Great Reasons to Choose Antenatal Training UK
With escalating childbirth trauma and mental health issues, parents are desperate to find the support that will help them successfully navigate this new journey.
And so, on many years of research, Antenatal Training UK designed and tested a unique 5 pillar childbirth and hypnobirthing education system, designed to support parents in building their emotional and mental resilience through the provision of childbirth classes.
Through our Diplomas we will support you in becoming a qualified childbirth and hypnobirthing teacher, but also show you exactly how to integrate and deliver classes based on this 5 Pillar System.
With this distinctive training, you can be assured of not only building a highly profitable business, your classes will be in demand and you will actually be making a real difference to parents.
Meet Your Tutors
BreastFeeding / IBCLC Module Leader
Shelley is a a highly experienced Midwife of 20 years and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) of 10 years. She worked 17 years out in the Midle East as Midwife Supervisor caring for many V.I.P and Royal Family members, as well as a wide diversity of cultures and religions.
She is excited to support students to make the chnages that breastfeeding families need, and strongly believes together we can support, educate and encourage breastfeeding families around the globe to elimite this stress for Parents.
Hypnobirthing Module Leader
Ruth's interest in hypnosis and Neuro Linguistic Programming started when she wanted to quit smoking. After one rapidly sucessfull session she was hooked and decided to change career direction from a Theatre Practitioner and qualify as a Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapist, EMI and EFT Practitioner. Following the birth of her daughter it felt right to specialise in supporting fertility, pregnancy, birth and beyond and is now widely recognised for her talents.
Ruth is currently writing her first book titled "Beyond Hypnobirthing"
Mental Health Module Leader
Mia is a registered, accredited and chartered Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years’ experience. She has a particular passion for the Psychology of Birth, and understanding how good preparation is key to a good birth. While specialising in antenatal and postnatal mental health, her skills also expand beyond into areas such as, Rewind technique, and resilience training. Mia is often in demand to teach and speak worldwide, so you may bump into her at maternity conferences.
Mia is the bestselling author of "Why Perinatal Depression Matters".
Antenatal and Marketing Module Leader
Lizzie ran her own marketing and events agency for around 12 years, working internationally for companies such as McDonalds, Lhiost and Saab. The economic crash was the spur for Lizzie to start training as Midwife, where she discovered a passion for Antenatal Education, and perinatal mental health. Knowing this was where she needed to focus, she left her Midwifery degree and now, fast forward, 100's parents and 10 years of research and further training, Antenatal Training UK and Birth+ were born. Specifically designed to create a new generation of antenatal educators and deliver childbirth education that makes a difference. She is excited to finaly compound all her knowledge into a MSc in Perinatal Mental Health. Read more about Lizzie's story here...
Development and Research Lead
Emma is an experienced Midwife, and an MBA holder. Previously, she worked in the NHS as a Midwife and Parent Education Lead.
She will pop up as a guest teacher on a few modules, but her main focus will be on ensuring that the courses stays current with evidence and guidelines, to maintain our very high standards. Ensuring your education is backed by this quality assurance, is the mark of our exacting educational standards. In addition, alongside Lizzie, she will be the main driving force behind our Community Hub, where she will be supporting members with updates on research and teaching skills.
She will also be using all her highly valuable skills to help drive Birth+ and the research behind this project.