Childbirth Education

Our childbirth education courses are run by trained Childbirth Educators and are designed for pregnant women and their partners. The courses provide an opportunity to make new friends and form a coffee group.

Topics covered include the following:

  • Changes of pregnancy and expectations
  • Stretching exercises and relaxation
  • Coping with labour and how to help yourself
  • Giving birth and unexpected outcomes
  • Hospital visit
  • Baby care
  • Breastfeeding and lifestyle changes

Current Pricing

Nelson CBE Antenatal Courses

Childbirth Education Class including one year membership $180

Childbirth Education Class including one year membership for Community Services Card holder $150

Motueka CBE Antenatal Courses

These are currently free as are funded by the DHB.


The Nelson Courses are held at the Masonic Lodge, 107 Nile Street, Nelson. The Motueka Courses are held at the Motueka Family Service Centre, Talbot Street, Motueka.


Please see our 2017 course schedule below & contact us to book a course!


Nelson Childbirth Education Courses 2017

Ready to register or find out more information?

Please contact:

Child Birth Education Coordinator