Our training events feature key parts of our program that we feel is beneficial to be taught in person, because we know everyone learns differently and who DOESN’T like learning about birth, hands on, right?
Become a CERTIFIED Holistic Doula/Birthkeeper & Obtain Placenta Skills Training with HERBAL!
Ready to become a certified DOULA?? Interested in the more holistic route of birth support?
HERBAL is here to certify you for only $555 a person (current Birthkeeper students can attend for $200). This includes online course access as soon as you pay, and you will walk away from our training date with a certification IN HAND, tons of knowledge in your brain, and a circle of friends made.
Pregnant persons that want to act as a learning model for fetal heart tones, belly mapping, belly support, pain management techniques, and more, are welcome to attend for the Birthkeeper student discount rate (must be in the third trimester). We are also accepting partial scholarships for indigenous women and WOC (up to two per training), if you would like to apply please email us at email@example.com.
IMPORTANT! If you would like to participate in the training, you must send our Facebook page or email a request for a Paypal invoice. Please provide your Paypal email address in this message. Our Facebook page is Holistically Empowered Rebel Birthkeepers Academy of Learning and our email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
All HERBAL training payments are sent via invoice. It is required.
The training schedule is as follows (they will be 3-day-events starting in 2020):
Friday: Meet N Greet Dinner at local restaurant of choice (chosen by the training attendees in advanced, we will call and make reservations!)
Saturday: 8AM to 8PM Fertility, Prenatal, Birth Support, Business & Placenta Exploration
Sunday: 8AM to 1PM Postpartum, Breastfeeding, Herbs & Nutrition
An online In Person Training Review Course will now come as a complementary treat from us for all 2020 attendees!
The list of topics we will be generally discussing are briefly listed here (all topics incorporate hands-on activities and participating discussion, we promise not to lecture you, we want you to learn and make this fun, too)
History of Birth work
Current birth statistics
Your scope of practice and HERBALs Code of Ethics
Pain Management Techniques
Hospital Birth Support
Midwife-Assisted Birth Support
Unassisted Birth Support
Placenta 101 (includes live placenta and how to encapsulate)
New Parent Education
We require a minimum of 10 pre-paid trainees 2 months prior to the date of training, to host a training. Your payment to us does not include your travel or stay if you are coming from out of town, but we can help with group hotel rates, if needed. That is why we make our in-person training so affordable! If you pay and the minimum amount of students is not met, you will receive a full refund. But we know you want to attend, so promote and tell your friends!
2020 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Due to the COVID19’s devastation on travel restrictions, group size requirements, and social distancing practices, we unfortunately had to cancel the Spring & Summer Trainings that were scheduled. The following are the remainder of trainings left on our 2020 schedule. We apologize for the inconvenience and are very sad to miss you!
- Aug 8th & 9th: Cincinnati, OH
- Aug 15th & 16th: Portland, OR
- Aug 22nd & 23rd: Madison, WI
- Aug 29th & 30th: Houston, TX
If you want to see a birth retreat or hands-on training come to your location, contact us!
We require a minimum of 10 pre-paid trainees 4 weeks prior to the date of training, to host a training, your payment to us does not include your travel or stay if you are coming from out of town, but we can help with group hotel rates, if needed. That is why we make our in-person training so affordable! However, for some training locations we do get an extra hotel room for people first come first serve until the room is filled. If you pay and the minimum amount of students is not met, you will receive a full refund. But we know you want to attend, so promote and tell your friends!
[Photo below (from left of photo to right): Bre, Lindsay, Fevronia & Taylor after Bre’s Sacred Woman’s Circle Workshop, sitting around the bonfire, during the 2018 Florida Retreat]