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DONA approved Doula Workshops are your first step toward certification!

We have 165¬†excellent DONA approved doula trainers worldwide, so chances are great you will find a doula training near you.¬†Let’s get started, future doula! Search below to find your birth or postpartum doula training.

Workshop Prerequisites

DONA International trainers often have specific prerequisites for attending their workshop, so be sure to check with your trainer when you register. Trainers manage their own workshop registration, so reach out directly to the trainer to get signed up.

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US – Pennsylvania, Mount Joy

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Julie A. Thompson
Dates:
February 22, 2020
February 23, 2020
Intro Offered:
February 21, 2020

US – Maryland, Rockville

Workshop Type:
Postpartum Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Marcia Thuermer
Dates:
March 13, 2020
March 14, 2020
March 15, 2020
Contact:

US – Virginia, Richmond

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Kathy Stewart
Dates:
March 20, 2020
March 21, 2020
March 22, 2020

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Nicole Heidbreder
Dates:
March 27, 2020
March 28, 2020
March 29, 2020
March 30, 2020

Intro to Childbirth and Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Virginia, Richmond

Workshop Type:
Postpartum Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Kathy Stewart
Dates:
April 17, 2020
April 18, 2020
April 19, 2020

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Postpartum Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Ann Grauer
Dates:
April 30, 2020
May 1, 2020
May 2, 2020

US – Virginia, Fredericksburg

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Sally Riley, Linda Herrick
Dates:
April 30, 2020
May 1, 2020
May 2, 2020

Intro to Childbirth included on Thursday, April 30, 2020
Breastfeeding Course on Friday, May 1, 2020

Intro Offered:
April 30, 2020

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Nicole Heidbreder
Dates:
May 15, 2020
May 16, 2020
May 17, 2020
May 18, 2020

Intro to Childbirth and Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Virginia, Richmond

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Sally Riley, Linda Herrick
Dates:
June 4, 2020
June 5, 2020
June 6, 2020

Intro to Childbirth included on Thursday, June 4, 2020
Breastfeeding Course on Friday, June 5, 2020

Intro Offered:
June 4, 2020

US – Virginia, Chantilly

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Amy Bookwalter
Dates:
June 23, 2020
June 24, 2020
June 25, 2020

Intro to Childbirth: See Website for dates https://rosebuddoula.com/products/doulatraining-childbirth-education
Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Nicole Heidbreder
Dates:
July 24, 2020
July 25, 2020
July 26, 2020
July 27, 2020

Intro to Childbirth and Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Virginia, Chantilly

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Amy Bookwalter
Dates:
August 5, 2020
August 6, 2020
August 7, 2020

Intro to Childbirth: See Website for dates https://rosebuddoula.com/products/doulatraining-childbirth-education
Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Nicole Heidbreder
Dates:
September 25, 2020
September 26, 2020
September 27, 2020
September 28, 2020

Intro to Childbirth and Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Maryland, Rockville

Workshop Type:
Postpartum Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Marcia Thuermer
Dates:
September 25, 2020
September 26, 2020
September 27, 2020
Contact:

US – Virginia, Chantilly

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Amy Bookwalter
Dates:
October 22, 2020
October 23, 2020
October 24, 2020

Intro to Childbirth: See Website for dates https://rosebuddoula.com/products/doulatraining-childbirth-education
Breastfeeding Course included

Contact:

US – Washington, DC

Workshop Type:
Birth Doula Workshop
Trainers:
Nicole Heidbreder
Dates:
November 6, 2020
November 7, 2020
November 8, 2020
November 9, 2020

Intro to Childbirth and Breastfeeding Course included

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Can’t find a nearby workshop?

Thank you for your interest in taking a DONA International doula training. If you entered your location in the search tool above and did not find a workshop in your area, please try the following:

    • Enter your city, state, province/area and choose 250 miles as the distance.
    • Contact one or more of the trainers who come up in the search within 250 miles of your area and inquire if any of those DONA approved doula trainers have a workshop scheduled for your area in the near future or are willing to bring a workshop to your area. Many trainers are happy to travel and to work with you to arrange a sponsored or hosted workshop in your area.