Email: info@birthtransitions.com || Phone: 604.787.5386

Classes

Are available at three locations:
Maple Ridge, Port Moody and Coquitlam.
Wondering where you’ll find time for prenatal classes?

No problem.

We have formats for every schedule,
and a location only minutes away!

 

 

Formats and Class dates
Locations
Registration
Content
Testimonials

Serving Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody,
New Westminster, Burnaby,
Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge,
Mission and Langley.

Private Classes

Two 2-1/2 hour classes held in the privacy and convenience of your own home.
Scheduled individually to suit your personal needs.
Cost: $230.00 per couple. A modest mileage charge may apply.
To get dates and times that suit you, call or email soon to book.

Locations

We have three comfortable, accessible teaching locations:

  1. Maple Ridge: Start Smart After-School Centre, at #22 – 22621 Lougheed Highway. Click here for map.
  2. Port Moody: Cafe of Life Chiropractic, at 2607 St. John’s Street. Click here for map.
  3. Coquitlam: Place Maillardville Community Centre, at 1200 Cartier Avenue. Click here for map

Whatever class you choose, we’ll help you…

Understand the process of labour and birth
Share your experience of pregnancy
Recognize inner resources and wisdom you already have
Explore ways of dealing effectively with the pain of labour
Build confidence in your ability to give birth
Make knowledgeable decisions about your medical care during labour
Prepare for breastfeeding and caring for an infant
Assume your parenting role with joy and enthusiasm

Formats and Class dates

Check out these formats:

    1. Weekly evening prenatal classes A series of six 2-hour classes, held one evening per week, from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
      Class size limited to 9 couples
      Cost: $195.00 per couple
      Winter Series #1: Thursdays, January 11th through February 15th, Coquitlam
      Winter Series #2: Wednesdays, January 31st through March 7th, Maple Ridge
      Spring Series #1: Thursdays, March 22nd and April 26th, Coquitlam
      Spring Series #2: Wednesdays, April 25th through May 30th, Maple Ridge
      Spring Series #3: Thursdays, May 24th through June 28th, Coquitlam
  1. Weekend Prenatal ‘Workshops’
    Each Workshop normally consists of two consecutive Sundays, from 10:00am to 4:00pm, with a 1-hour lunch break.
    Class size limited to 9 couples
    Cost: $175.00 per couple
    Winter Workshop #1: Sunday, January 7th and 14th, Maple Ridge ** FULL **
    Winter Workshop #2: Sunday, January 28th and February 4th, Port Moody
    Winter Workshop #3: Sunday, February 18th and 25th, Maple Ridge
    Winter Workshop #4: Sunday, March 4th and 11th, Port Moody
    Spring Workshop #1: Sunday, March 18th and 25th, Maple Ridge
    Spring Workshop #2: Sunday, April 8th and 15th, Port Moody
    Spring Workshop #3: Sunday, April 22nd and 29th, Maple Ridge
    Spring Workshop #4: Sunday, May 6th and 13th, Port Moody
    Spring Workshop #5: Sunday, May 27th and June 3rd, Maple Ridge
    Summer Workshop #1: Sunday, June 17th and 24th, Port Moody
  2. Private Classes
    Two 2-1/2 hour classes held in the privacy and convenience of your own home. Scheduled individually to suit your personal needs. Cost: $230.00 per couple. A modest mileage charge may apply. To get dates and times that suit you, call or email soon to book.

Is the Workshop you want showing as FULL? Contact us anyways to be put on a waitlist, and we will do our best to fit you into a class. If there is enough demand we will schedule an additional Workshop. We also get cancellations occasionally.

Click here for information on prenatal-in-a-day classes.

Other Details

Each registration includes the mother-to-be and her partner.
All fees include HST, and are subject to change without notice.
Please see our Policies page to learn about registration refunds.

All Birth Transitions classes are taught by Trudy Noort.

 

To discuss which class best suits your needs and to see if there are still openings, please call or email. Or register now to avoid disappointment.

All class formats include a labour and birth handbook, which contains useful articles and illustrations. The weekly evening classes and Weekend Workshops also include a post-partum reunion several weeks after all the babies have been born. The reunion is primarily a social event, where couples can reconnect, admire babies and share birth stories.

Registration & payment

Register by phone or online. Your place in the class is confirmed on receipt of your payment.
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You may pay by cheque, cash or PayPal (Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Interac).
Receipts issued by email.

Content

All class formats cover the same topics. Click here to see them (listed in a pdf file).