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Want to find out more about becoming a Certified Birth & Beyond Doula?

Birth Doula Certification Requirements:

  • Complete the prerequisite 40 hour course Birth & Beyond Educator Course and pass the exam. 
  • Attend the in person 8 hour Birth & Beyond Doula Training following the Educator Course.
  • Read & sign to the code of ethics and agreement for Birth & Beyond Educators and Doulas.
  • Attend two births using the six senses rule. At least one of the two births must be in a hospital setting.
    • Births can be attended as an apprentice to a Certified Birth & Beyond Doula.

Postpartum Doula Certification Requirements:

  • Complete the prerequisite 40 hour course Birth & Beyond Educator Course and pass the exam. 
  • Attend the in person 8 hour Birth & Beyond Doula Training following the Educator Course.
  • Read & sign to the code of ethics and agreement for Birth & Beyond Educators and Doulas.
  • Become a MamaMoon Volunteer with Birth & Beyond Resources.
  • Attend two MamaMoon visits after training.
  • Watch both videos by Jenn Barry, PMADs and Breastfeeding, available on Birth & Beyond Resources Facebook.
  • Complete and pass Postpartum Doula Training exam.