Students can learn the basics of midwifery to care for and support pregnant women before, during and after giving birth
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What You'll Get
- £29 for an introduction to midwifery online course (58% off)
The syllabus includes:
- Origin and definition of the word midwife
- History of midwifery from the ancients to modern times
- Roles and responsibilities of a midwife
- Women’s rights and birth options
- How midwives support socially disadvantaged women
- Cultural safety in relation to midwife care
- Antenatal care and screening
- How midwives support women through labour and birth
- Aims of postnatal care as a midwife
- Importance of breastfeeding
- Blood pressure monitoring and pre-eclampsia
- Infection control and hygiene
- Collecting specimens
- Administration of medicines and injections
- Female anatomy
- List of abbreviations
- Medications and pregnancy
- Communication for midwives
- Emergencies and caesarian section
- Birthing environment and home births
- Initial baby check and examination
Mental health issues and pregnancy
- See the full syllabus
Completion of this course does not result in a degree of midwifery or qualify participants to practice professionally.
The Fine Print
Must redeem by 30 May 2019. Course content available for a lifetime from registration date.
Purchase: Limit 1 per person. May buy 4 additional as gifts.
Restrictions: Register online: https://newskillsacademy.co.uk/redeem-a-voucher/. No refunds or cancellation once log in details have been provided. Internet connection required. Merchant's certificate of completion is included for successful participants. The certificate will be made available online. £10 surcharge applies for a paper certificate posted to a UK address; certificates sent internationally may cost more.
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