Our online program is evidence-based, self-paced and available 24/7. Each section contains an audiovisual PowerPoint and a quiz lead by a lead instructor. At the end of the course, you will take a 150 T/F and multiple choice exam to earn your certificate of completion. Students must complete course work AND examination to receive their certificate of completion.
cost of the program is $350 due to the current economical impacts COVID-19 has created. The course includes online access to course material, a 185 pdf manual, membership to our interactive online student only Facebook
group, and a certificate of completion upon passing the final exam. If you would like to purchase a printed manual, you can do so separately. Printed manuals are $40 for US shipping. This course is one of the first steps to obtaining your certification if you plan on pursuing further credentials in this field. Becoming certified is not required to work as a Newborn Care Specialist.
The Newborn Care Training Academy course instructs and educates individuals on the care of a newborn (birth-3 months). Care techniques cover the profession of a newborn care specialist, basic newborn care practices, feeding, nutrition, breastfeeding, managing multiples, special consideration for premature infants, sleep and sleep conditioning, issues and ailments, and the care of a postpartum mother. The Newborn Care Training Academy course is not intended to train any student for a medical situation. Students are evaluated on the mastery of the intended learning outcome through an online assessment. Students who master the intended learning outcomes are awarded a certificate for completion of the program.
Upon purchase of this course, there are no refunds due to the nature of the workshop material being unlocked upon payment completion. By enrolling in this course, you understand that no refunds will be issued.
Haleigh began working as a nanny in 2002 before she became an Newborn Care Specialist in 2007. Haleigh founded Hush Little Baby, LLC, a newborn care company providing elite Newborn Specialists in the Washington DC area. Hush Little Baby now provides overnight care across the country! While searching for staff to be apart of Hush Little Baby, Haleigh realized the shortage of newborn care education being offered to potential newborn professionals. Haleigh is an Advanced Certified Newborn Care Specialist, Certified Lactation Counselor, and DONA trained Postpartum Doula. Haleigh joined with Brittany in 2013 to provide students interested in newborn care the opportunity for hands on and online learning through the Newborn Care Training Academy. Haleigh is excited to share her knowledge about newborn care with professionals across the world.