How does Antenatal Course Work?

Courses designed to put you in the driving seat.

Because we have students who are just starting out, to Midwives and Health Visitors, Our Antenatal Course is designed the training to be tailored to meet your exact needs – It’s as individual as you are!

Choose your enrolment preference

Ascend: Qualify in your own time.

For those who want to work through the course in their own time, in their own way, at their own pace. Perfect if you are in a rush, need flexibility to take your time or just need a refresh or “rubber stamp”

This enrolment option gives you immediate and quick access to the course. To get started – just sign up today, direct on the website!

No need to wait for an enrolment date!

Activate and Accelerate: Qualify in as little as 12 weeks!

These two pathways offer a faster approach to qualifying. Offering a blended approach to learning, this is for those who want more structure, extra support and accountability. If you work better to deadlines or struggle with writing this maybe a great option for you. 

There are only 3 start dates each year and is limited to just 10 students each time.  This is only available to Extended and Advanced Students. 

Next Enrolment date: 26th September 2023

Unsure? Take our enrolment quiz to help you decide which is right for you.

Simple as 1 - 2 - 3

Now that you have chosen your enrolment type, there are just 3 simple steps to qualifying with us!

Step 1: Learn:

Ascend: Work your way through the modules and tutorials at your own pace, in your own time.  

Activate and Accelerate: Complete one module a week via the online learning platforms. Broken down into small bit sized chunks its easy to achieve this around your life and helps you work your way through the course in a time sensitive manner. 

Step 2: Apply:

Live tutorials with the module leaders will help you apply your new knowledge to working life situations. Using scenarios, case studies and discussions you will take your learning to the next level!

Step 3: Practice:

For those that wish to we offer workshops to help you with your communication and teaching skills, even exam practice – for those wanting to take their Lactation Consultancy exam. 

Modules & units that make learning simple & easy to fit around your life

The course is divided into modules.  Each module will contain units designed to guide you through the content in a simple easy way. Because we know how busy you already are, we keep the units short and sweet – so study becomes easy to fit around your existing commitments. 

Interactive course material & assignments

Throughout each module you will find an interactive learning zone filled with PowerPoints, videos, quizzes, diagrams, and animations. Each course will come with a workbook to support your learning. 

Some of the quizzes and online activities are automatically marked allowing you to progress smoothly to the next stage will no delays. Other assignments will need to be marked however as soon as the document has been submitted the next module will open up, allowing you to immediately progress.

For the Activate and Accelerate students most assignments take place during the tutorials, enabling a fast and smooth progression.

Towards the end of the course, you will be invited to book onto a workshop, which depending on your chosen Diploma and study route, may or may not be optional.

Build your very own brand to support your marketing & growth

As you work through your course we send you fortnightly marketing emails to help you create your business as you learn.

This is in addition to the marketing modules, where the assignments are things like designing your logo and business name, setting up your social media and websites. Step by step guides and feedback make a huge and daunting topic simple and easy. This means that when you are ready to start teaching your business is set up and ready to fly!

Grow with a supportive & empowering community hub

This is where the post qualified action is!

The community hub is a support group designed to help you carve out your place in the birth world and keep you automatically updated on developments.

The Hub consists of CPD video training which covers everything from websites, marketing, copywriting, to newly published birth evidence and reflections. You can ask for help, discuss political birth issues, reflect, offload thoughts, gain emotional support – the list is endless!

This will help you keep up with the ever-changing world in a simple and easy way within a “family environment”. It is your own Village!

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