Become a PreNatal Yoga Teacher

Postgraduate Diploma in Pre/PostNatal Yoga & Active Birth (150hrs or 3 modules)

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Modules & Mentoring

  1. PreNatal Yoga TT - Feb 15-17 2019  (information sheet)
  2. PostNatal Yoga TT - Mar 22-24, 2019 (information sheet)
  3. Active Birth Yoga TT - May  8 - 11, 2019(information sheet)
  4. 12 months Mentoring with Suzanne Swan

Prerequisite

  • Registered Midwife and proof of a minimum of +200hrs  yoga practice (equivalent to 2/3 classes over 2 years)

Registration

Complete the Postgraduate Diploma in PreNatal/PostNatal TT  & Active Birth  and you can apply to become an Associate Member and a Registered PreNatal Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance.  Along with the 150hrs  Yoga training  you will receive  12 months  mentorship with Suzanne Swan.

Cost: $2450  upfront ($150 deposit required) Pay deposit here

or monthly payments ($205/month for 12 months & a $150 sign up fee)

All trainings are held at the Yogababy studio, Auchenflower, Brisbane (10am Fri - 4pm Sun)

“I really enjoyed every aspect of the course. Suzanne articulated everything so beautifully and she so clearly has the years of experience and passion culminating in her work that it’s impossible for it not rub off on others. Her influence and guidance is one of the reasons I felt so confident and strong throughout my pregnancy and birthing journey. If I can instil in other women this same feeling, I’ll feel as though I’ve done the right thing! ”

— Kathleen


 

Active Birth Skills Training

Available to Doctors, Doulas, Midwives, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician's Assistants, Healthcare Providers, Women’s Health Physiotherapists, Childbirth Educators, Hypnotherapists, Yoga Instructors, Massage Therapists, and anyone with interested in Maternal Health and Birthing. Trainings are facilitated by Suzanne Swan


ADELAIDE

Wednesday, 1st August, 2018

1 day workshop 9am -4pm @ Womens & Childrens Hospital North Adelaide

Cost $220


BRISBANE

Sat & Sun, 10th & 11th May, 2019

Non-residential 2-day Intense (9am Sat - 4pm Sun) @ Yogababy Studio, Auchenflower

Cost: $495

Learning Outcomes:

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  • Understanding what is an Active Birth
  • Explore Relaxation & Mindfulness skills as they relate to birth
  • Principles of Active Birth: Positions for labour, massage & breath work
  • Understand the anatomy of the pelvis & pelvic floor during labour & birth
  • Helping babies move into a good position for an easier pregnancy and birth
  • Download training documentation here·
  • Learning Outcomes and timetable visit www.midwives.org.au

As a Midwife, you can receive 22.5 hrs MidPlus Points with Australian College of Midwives. Further your studies with the Prenatal /Postnatal Yoga  TT &  Active Birth training  and you can register as a PreNatal Yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance.

This course was full of information you cannot learn from traditional childbirth education courses. It has very useful & practical information and techniques that can be applied to any work setting (private, public, homebirth etc). Fantastic course for midwives and all birth workers!
— Betina, Midwife
I was extremely satisfied with the quality of this course. The program is thorough & gripping and very well thought out for both midwives and yoga teachers. The knowledge learnt over the weekend is directly correlated with labour & birth suite roles and a great refresher.
— Celeste, Midwife

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Mentoring with Suzanne Swan

Suzanne Swan is able to offer suitable applicants work experience in order to gain yoga teaching experience.  These classes will be supervised and mentorship given.