Breastfeeding Essentials Class - Intermountain Medical Center

Breastfeeding

Offered as a one-night class.  Parents planning to breastfeed are strongly encouraged to take this class prior to delivery. Although breastfeeding is a completely natural process, it is also a learned skill. Class is open to both parents.

This class teaches the basic elements of breastfeeding, answers to questions related to breastfeeding and returning to work, plus it demonstrates products helpful to new and experienced mothers. A breastfeeding booklet is included with the course.

Registration Information 

  • $20 fee per couple.
  • Class sizes are limited.
  • Pre-registration with payment is required for all classes.
  • If you are on Medicaid, please register by calling (801) 507-7731.
  • A class may be cancelled if enrollment is inadequate, but we will make every effort to reschedule you or return your total fee.
  • If you need to cancel a class, you can receive up to an 80 percent refund if you notify us at least three days prior to the class starting. A 20 percent processing fee is deducted with your refund.  

Other Intermountain Healthcare Childbirth Education Classes in the Salt Lake Valley

To help you have a healthy pregnancy and prepare for your birth, a wide variety of other childbirth preparation classes are also offered at Alta View Hospital in Sandy, LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City and Riverton Hospital in Riverton. Core classes are offered at each campus, while specialty programs may be taught at one hospital location. We encourage you to register for most classes between your fourth and fifth months of pregnancy for the best selection of available classes.

  • Low Intervention Birth Class
  • Baby Care Class
  • Third Trimester Course
  • Birth Basics Saturday
  • Birth Basics Online Course
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    2019 Childbirth Education Class Schedules

    2020 Childbirth Education Class Schedules

    Alta View Hospital 2020 Childbirth Education Class Schedule
    Intermountain Medical Center 2020 Childbirth Education Class Schedule
    LDSH 2020 Childbirth Education Class Schedule
    Riverton Hospital 2020 Childbirth Education Class Schedule

    Event Contact Information
    Contact Name
    Contact Phone 801-507-7731
    Email Email Us
    Fee

    $20.00

    Dates and Locations Available

    Date 11/06/19
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
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    Date 12/04/19
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
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    Date 01/15/20
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
    Intermountain Medical Center - Doty Education Center Classroom 3, 4, and 5
    Date 02/05/20
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
    Intermountain Medical Center - Doty Education Center Classroom 3, 4, and 5
    Date 02/19/20
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
    Intermountain Medical Center - Doty Education Center Classroom 3, 4, and 5
    Date 03/04/20
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
    Intermountain Medical Center - Doty Education Center Classroom 3, 4, and 5
    Date 04/01/20
    Time 7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
    Intermountain Medical Center - Doty Education Center Classroom 3, 4, and 5