University of South Alabama

USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Family Learning Center

Classes for 2014

Advance reservations are required and may be made by calling 251-415-1685. No children at classes, please. Advance payment required to secure your reservation, no refunds but rescheduling allowed.

Registration information and a map are provided at the bottom of this page.
 

Preparing for Childbirth

The expectant mother and her support person (coach) can choose to attend class for an all-day Saturday class. Topics include: pregnancy changes, labor, role of the support coach, relaxation and breathing techniques, vaginal and cesarean births, postpartum care, and a tour of the maternity areas. You should plan attendance when you are approximately 28 weeks pregnant.

Class will meet in the CWEB2 Building. Fee per Couple: $30

All-Day Saturday Every Other Month, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Lunch provided)

Jan. 11
March 15
May 10
July 19
Sept. 13
Nov. 8
 

Breastfeeding

This one-night class is for expectant and newly delivered mothers and her support persons who want to learn about breastfeeding. Topics include: advantages, myths and facts, getting started, correct positioning, latching on, engorgement, returning to work, and problem-solving.

Class will meet in the CWEB2 Building. Fee per Couple: Free

First Thursday of the Month, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 2
Feb. 6
March 6
April 3
May 1
June 5
July 3
Aug. 7
Sept. 4
Oct. 2
Nov. 6
Dec. 4
 

Childbirth in a Nutshell

This one-night class includes a brief overview of labor and a tour of the maternity areas.

Class will meet in the CWEB2 Building. Fee per Couple: $15

One Wednesday Every Other Month, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Snack will be available.)

Feb. 12
April 9
June 18
Aug. 13
Oct. 8
Dec. 10
 

Registration Information

Payments are accepted by check, money order, cash, and credit card. You may make checks or money orders payable to: USACW Education Department. Credit card payments are accepted by calling 251-415-1685.

Mail payments for classes to:

University of South Alabama Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Education Department
1700 Center Street
Mobile, AL 36604

 

 

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