Keep growing professionally through continuing education
You will continue learning through presentations and workshops on topics relevant to your doula practice that were not covered in basic doula training. Continuing education is required for birth and postpartum doula recertification. A minimum of 15 hours of continuing education are required per three-year certification period for birth doula recertification. A minimum of 18 hours of continuing education are required per three-year certification period for postpartum doula recertification.
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Guidelines for Approval of Continuing Education Programs
Click here for the DONA International Continuing Education Contact Hour Approval Guidelines and Application documents.
Every Doula Everywhere & Anytime Webinars
DONA International is pleased to announce our new ONLINE continuing
education program: Every Doula Everywhere & Anytime Webinars.
Access valuable information from experts on a variety of topics relevant to
birth and postpartum professionals from anywhere on any device! From birth
to breastfeeding to business, DONA International's on-demand webinars are
designed to meet the needs of both new and experienced doulas. Stay
informed with up-to-date, evidence-based information, best care practices
and tools to keep your doula practice informed and inspired.
Click here to learn more.