Advanced Diploma in Antenatal & Hypnobirthing Education + Breastfeeding Counsellor / IBCLC

Our Advanced Diploma not only qualifies you as an Antenatal Educator AND as a Hypnobirthing Instructor but also as a Breastfeeding Counsellor, with the option to take the Lactation Consultancy Exam on completion.

course description

For those looking to go the extra mile in antenatal education & offer continuity of care!

This course combines our very popular Extended Diploma course with our Breastfeeding Counsellor course – Giving you  valuable £254 discount when studied together.

This option is perfect for those want to support parents right from pregnancy all the way through to the end of their breastfeeding journey. 

This course offers so many options for your career -take your IBCLC exam and become a lactation consultant! Operate independently, OR become a BirthWorld Facilitator and gain clients on autopilot – no marketing required!

What to Expect from The
Advanced Diploma in Antenatal & Hypnobirthing Education, with Breastfeeding Counsellor / IBCLC

Following the online course you will be able to practice as an antenatal and hypnobirthing teacher and Breastfeeding Counsellor in many settings. Leading classes or offer a private service. You will also be ready to take the IBCLC exam and become a Lactation Consultant if you wish!

  • Research and Informed Choice
  • Reflection
  • Labour and Birth
  • Partners’ Matter
  • Newborn Health and Wellbeing
  • The Fouth Trimester
  • Breastfeeding
  • Teaching Skills
  • Hypnobirthing Practitioner
  • Perinatal Mental Health
  • LGBTQ+ & Vulnerable communities
  • Advanced Marketing Skills


  • Breastfeeding  Counsellor / IBCLC – (95 hours )
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Feeding Positions & attachment
  • Newborn to 3 Months
  • Common Issues
  • NICU
  • Signposting and the Breastfeeding Community
  • Expressing and Mixed Feeding
  • Medications and Drugs
  • Psychological Considerations
  • Ethics, Law and Codes
  • Ethics, Law and Codes

For a detailed breakdown of the content of each module, including study hours, tutorial hours etc, please download our Module Guide: 

You'll also recieve a teaching kit!

Advanced Diploma in antenatal education teacher training, hypnobirthing training, breastfeeding counsellor, lactation consultant, IBCLC, perinatal mental health

Added Bonus 1

Gain access to an extensive hypnosis library!

Here you will find hypnosis scripts you can use for almost every situation your parents may face. From morning sickness, to COVID-19 related anxiety, birthing without support, encouraging labour, turning breech baby, scripts for partners, scripts for yourself and even postnatal scripts.

As if this was not enough you are able to request scripts if you come across a situation that is not already covered, as well as life time support to help you craft your own.

Added Bonus 2

Teaching Kit!

So you’ve got qualified – Congratulations!

You’ve set your website and social media up and are ready to start running those classes – Ace!

But now you need the equipment – the pelvis, the birth balls, the printed materials – Oh no, more expense…

Not any more!

With Antenatal Training both the Extended and Advanced Diploma’s come with a full Teaching kit so when you are ready to launch, nothing is standing in your way!


Added Bonus 3

Private Tutorials

You’re committed and determined to get the best training, as you know that it will pay off for you, for your family and for your parents. But it can be a little daunting to undertake a full on qualification, rather than just a quickie workshop. We get that. So this course route also gives you the added bonus of 3 hours of  private tutorials for that all important support.

Course Details


18 months


Option 1: £2497 

Option 2: 15 Monthly Instalments of £167

Our Approach

Step 1

Work your way through our online, interactive, and active learning environment. Complete the modules at your own pace, in your own time. At the end of these modules you will be qualified! Ideal for those students with experience who just need a "rubber stamp".

Step 2

Live tutorials with the tutors will help you understand the content the modules and then apply it. Using scenarios, case studies and discussions you will take your knowledge to the next level!

Step 3

Our workshops are designed to help you practice your teaching and communication skills. Workshops are optional for this course. Details are sent out towards the end of your training inviting you to consider attending.

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