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IN PERSON LABOUR DOULA | TORONTO | SEPTEMBER 22-24
September 22 @ 9:00 am - September 24 @ 5:00 pm EDT$300.00 – $1,200.00
Join our experienced Doula Canada instructors for your IN-PERSON training!
Are you ready to fulfill your dream of becoming a doula? Prefer to learn in-person?
Join us for our client-centred and trauma-informed doula course as we guide you through interactive teaching and hands-on demonstrations! Our workshop creates the opportunity for students to learn, hold space, and boost their confidence alongside peers and our experienced team of instructors.
The workshop will be held from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm local time ALL THREE days. Please note you must be in attendance at ALL days in order to qualify for the in-person course requirements.
*If you’d like to register for the Dual Stream (Labour Doula AND Postpartum Doula) please select the Dual Stream fee below during booking.
*Those who register for the Triple Stream (Labour Doula, Postpartum Doula, and Educator OR Fertility Doula) will take part in training days for labour doula, postpartum doula AND educator training at a later date of the registrants choosing. *** Please specify whether you wish to take Educator OR Fertility in the comments section of your registration. Fertility training are done online only.**
By registering for this training, you acknowledge and agree to the following:
Your presence at the event in its totality, agreement to participate in a professional manner throughout the training. No partial credit can be awarded.
Already signed up for our self-directed program?
If you’ve been taking the self-directed program and are looking to do your in-person “booster” for hands-on skills practice, join us on September 23rd for birth and September 25th for postpartum ONLY from 9am to 5pm. This is included in your registration fee. Self- Directed students who are already registered with DTC can email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the booster days for this session. Prefer to attend all days as self- directed student a $300 fee applies per stream. See link below for registration.
Training Information & Eligibility:
You have read through the Resources & Policies at www.doulatraining.ca, including but not limited to our Cancellation Policy, Equity & Inclusion Policy, Harassment & Discrimination Policy, and Complaint Policies & Procedures prior to registering. You acknowledge that all materials are taught in an in-person format and that the training is a part of the full course, including modules, quizzes, practicum, and exam.
There are no age or educational pre requisites for taking this program and DTC works with providers across many countries, with only limited exceptions. If you are a provider outside of Canada or the United States we recommend that you contact any local doula associations to ensure that our programs can be used for any required authorization.
You will show up on time and be fully present for all days that you are expected to attend, and always in the spirit of professionalism You will reach out to our faculty or any staff if any unexpected issues arise. You agree to take full responsibility for addressing your needs in the area of accessible learning, self-care, and compassionate treatment of peers and DTC staff. The faculty and staff reserve the right to remove trainees at any time if the trainee creates an unsafe or unprofessional environment for you or other trainees, or for any reason that does not represent the policies of DTC.
Doula Training Canada follows the Accessible Canada Act (ACA). We ask that if you are in need of any special accommodations that will allow you to take your training with us, please email us with special requests at least fourteen (14) days before the scheduled training. If, during the training, a need for an accommodation arises, you are expected to communicate with your instructor and/or DTC staff immediately and we will work with you to discuss the best possible solution.
You are asked to respect the confidentiality of other trainees and our staff during your time with DTC. Confidentiality with clients will be discussed by your trainer/s. Trainees who observe a problem with another trainee are asked to bring the problem to the lead trainer for the specific session or DTC administration, as per the set policies and guidelines. Similarly, if a staff member acts unprofessionally we ask that you email DTC administration as soon as possible.
Preparedness for doing your own work:
Throughout your training you will be expected to participate in working through the training activities as representative in the role of doula support or perinatal support. You are responsible for your own scheduling, discipline, and follow through on projects and module expectations outside of this training session. In registering you recognize the set amount of time that you have access to the program and agree to work towards completion in the timeframe set forth by DTC and its vocational expectations. Mentoring can be accessed by emailing our staff at email@example.com and we are always prepared to assist you if you communicate your questions or needs. Each program at DTC may have a slightly different timeframe and we encourage you to review these details prior to registering.
Please note that registration ends 2 days prior to the event