Become a Postpartum Doula!

The CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training

Do you have a passion to support new families as they welcome their babies? If you are ready to become proficient when offering professional postpartum support, take the first step towards becoming a Certified Postpartum Doula with CAPPA.  This 20-hour workshop meets the first requirement of your CPD program and prepares you to work through the steps for certification. This course is designed to provide a foundational skill base, knowledge, and perspectives on professional postpartum support for perinatal professionals, as well as providing training for those seeking certification as certified postpartum doulas with CAPPA.

Topics covered include:

  • Breastfeeding Support

  • Modern Newborn Care

  • Family Adjustment

  • The Role of the Postpartum Doula

  • Business Development

Those just beginning their doula career as well as those seeking to enrich their existing doula practice can benefit from these workshops.

If you want to find out more about the CAPPA Postpartum Doula certification process, please see the Postpartum Doula section on the CAPPA website for information on certification, membership, and all the benefits! CAPPA is the largest childbirth organization in the world, and hosts free conferences every year. They also have the best customer support we've ever experienced, and truly support their members to their own personal success.

Register for one of the trainings below and visit our FAQ page specifically for Postpartum Doula Training.

2019 Trainings

Feb 22-23 Portland, OR

June 5-7 South Seattle, WA (hosted by NAPS)

Aug 21-22 Salt Lake City, UT

Sept 26-27 Goodyear, AZ

Oct 14-15 Portland, OR

2020 Trainings

Jan 30-31 Sedona, AZ

Feb 6-7 Mesa, AZ

March 27-28 Surprise, AZ

June 4-5 Portland, OR

July 2-3 Whidbey Island, WA

July 30-31 Flagstaff, AZ

Aug 27-28 Tucson, AZ

Sept 24-25 Goodyear, AZ

Oct 15-16 Portland, OR