Maternity Nurse Course (non-medical)

  • Held over 2 days (weekend) at the training centre with 6 weeks research and home study to complete coursework.
  • Role & Responsibilities of the Maternity Nurse
  • Health & Care of Newborns: bathing and skin / hair care, cord care, illness, safety and hygiene
  • Colic & Reflux
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • Sleep in Newborns & safe sleeping
  • Routines, attachment & bonding
  • Health & Care of Post Natal Mums
  • Breastfeeding – Positioning/Attachment, Expressing and Overcoming Difficulties
  • Gaining Newborn Experience
  • Care of postnatal mothers
  • Postnatal depression
  • Assertiveness
  • Professionalism & understanding cultural diversity
  • Self-Employment/Contracts
  • Interviews & CVs
  • Getting work as a Maternity Nurse
  • Working with Agencies


A minimum of 3 years professional childcare or nursing/midwifery experience including professional experience of caring for newborns (3 months and under) for example:

a) Experienced Nannies & Maternity Nurses
b) Midwives and Nurses
c) Doulas
d) Health Care Assistants/Nursery Nurses with Maternity Unit experience

How to book

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DATE: 15 & 16 September 2018
TIME: 10AM – 5PM
PRICE: £475
LOCATION: South Cambridgeshire CB21


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The Officer’s Mess Business Centre, Royston Road, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QH