Course description

"Specialized Training for Exceptional Non-Medical Maternity Care"

The Non-Medical Maternity Nurse Practitioner Certification Program is a comprehensive training course designed to equip aspiring healthcare professionals with the specialized knowledge and practical skills necessary to provide exceptional care and support to expectant mothers and newborns. This program focuses on non-medical aspects of maternity care, emphasizing the holistic well-being of both mother and child during the prenatal, birthing, and postnatal stages.

Course curriculum

    1. Welcome

    2. Assignments | Support

    3. Assignments

    4. Online Handbook - Manual

    5. Group chat

    1. Role of Maternity (non-medical) Nurse

    2. Confidentiality

    3. Core values and beliefs

    4. Safeguarding

    5. Hygiene

    6. Hand Washing

    7. Quiz - module 1

    8. End of Module 1

    1. Physiology and development of newborn | Learning objectives

    2. Initial checks

    3. Characteristics | LBW | Skin | Jaundice | Faeces | Reflexes

    4. Normal weight gain | Growth charts

    5. Growth charts for download

    6. Impact of poor weight gain | Causes | What to do

    7. Module 2 Quiz

    8. End of Module 2

    1. Caring for newborns | Learning objectives

    2. Infant Hygiene

    3. Bathing a newborn baby

    4. Bathing tips | Top & Tail | Skin care | Sun protection

    5. Caring for the cord

    6. Cord care

    7. Swaddling

    8. Swaddling video

    9. Slings | Baby carriers

    10. Baby sling safety TICKS

    11. Equipment | Responsibilities | Clothing | Setting up Nursery | Car seat

    12. Downloads - equipment

    13. Tummy time

    14. Benefits of Kangaroo Care

    15. Kangaroo care video

    16. Optimal KMC

    17. Sepsis video

    18. Meningitis signs and symptoms in babies

    19. Disorders | Illnesses

    20. Cradle cap | Miliaria | Acne | Eczema |Guidelines

    21. End of Module 3

    1. Infant development | Learning objectives

    2. Bonding and attachment | Attachment theory

    3. Strange Situation video

    4. Attachment patterns | Stages of attachment

    5. Attachment video

    6. Impact of secure and insecure attachment | Challenges

    7. Infant milestones

    8. Checklist of milestones 2 months - 1 year downloads

    9. Developing motor skills | Cognitive development theory

    10. Sensory development video

    11. Brain development

    12. Parentese video

    13. Serve and return video

    14. End of Module 4

    1. Feeding | Objectives

    2. Importance of breastfeeding

    3. Process of lactation | Breast anatomy | Milk production | Hormones

    4. Breastfeeding letdown reflex video

    5. FIL | Let down

    6. Colour| Colostrum | Milk Content

    7. Attaching | Positions

    8. Baby led attachment video

    9. Optimal positioning

    10. Struggling to latch video

    11. Twins video

    12. Night feeds

    13. Feeding problems | Reflux | Colics

    14. What is colic video

    15. Colic | Dehydration | UNICEF assessment guidelines

    16. Sore Nipples | Inverted Nipples | Unable to latch | Unable to suck | Engorgement | Mastitis | Abscess | Thrush

    17. Expressing by hand

    18. Expressing by hand video

    19. Formula feeding | Sterilising | Storing milk

    20. Support | Considerations | Questions

    21. Complimentary Feeding | When to start | Guidelines | Stages | Foods and Drinks to avoid | Baby led

    22. Healthy eating | Eat well plate - UK guidelines

    23. Download Eatwell guide

    24. Further reading

    25. End of Module 5

About this course

  • £644.00
  • 113 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content

Senior teacher Julie Heginbottom

Julie Heginbottom has 23 years’ experience in childcare including as a nanny, maternity nurse and sleep consultant. She holds an NNEB, a degree in Early Years and is a qualified nutritional therapist, childcare tutor and assessor. Julie has worked extensively with many different families through her own consultancy and aims to empower parents, finding solutions that fit their lifestyle and philosophy rather than advocating a one-size-fits-all approach. As a trainer Julie applies these same principles, prioritising up-to-date, essential information but allowing each student to find their own niche. Julie has collaborated with HATA on a wide range of courses, bringing us her considerable experience and perspective as a nanny and maternity nurse.

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Very informative, the educational information will play a...

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Nada Zovko

I was pleasently surprised with audio in presentations.

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Great start to change of career

salome rodrigues

such a a great way to be able to be an accredited nanny online and learn so much information. I printed all my tests out as the information is so good and my...

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such a a great way to be able to be an accredited nanny online and learn so much information. I printed all my tests out as the information is so good and my certificate and ready To start a new chapter .

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5 star rating

Excellent course

kathryn wilce

I completed this course to become a nanny and it was very helpful and informative. Really easy to complete and completed within a short space of time.

I completed this course to become a nanny and it was very helpful and informative. Really easy to complete and completed within a short space of time.

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Easy to learn. Briliant Information to adjust and reflec...

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EXTREMELY GOOD

Edinílvia Rodrigues

I'm very satisfied. Everything was very well done, very good information I've learned so much. Thank you.

I'm very satisfied. Everything was very well done, very good information I've learned so much. Thank you.

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