Event Registration

Childbirth Classes

Our classes will prepare you and your support person for a safe and happy birthing experience. Our class includes breathing, relaxation techniques, comfort measures, medications, hospital procedures, stages of labor, vaginal and cesarean deliveries and after delivery mother and infant care. Our instructors will also address complications that may arise during your pregnancy and labor. Teaching methods vary, with a combination of lecture, hands-on training and video. A tour of the Family Birthing Center is included.  Lunch will be provided for you and your partner.  Please bring a blanket and 2 pillows with you to class.  Call early, these classes fill quickly.  This class is not suitable for young children.

UM Charles Regional Medical Center, Lobby, La Plata.

Registration/prepayment required. $85. Call early, these classes fill quickly.


Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
UM Charles Regional Medical Center, Lobby
5 Garrett Avenue La Plata, MD

Pre-registration required. $85.00 per couple

Registration is required for all classes and programs, unless otherwise noted. You can now register online for most classes here at the UM Charles Regional website. Use the form to the right to tell us which class you're interested in, and to provide us with your contact information.

Many classes are free of charge, though some require a registration fee. Please make sure to provide your phone number so that we can contact you to arrange payment for fee-based classes. There is a $10 nonrefundable administrative fee for all classes that require a payment. A full refund (minus the administration fee) will be issued for cancellations 72-hours prior to the initial class.

All classes are subject to adequate class enrollment. If a class is canceled or if a starting date is changed, we will make sure to notify you as soon as possible. In case of inclement weather, please follow the Charles County public schools policy regarding closings.

If you have any questions, to register by phone, or for more information about our class schedule, please call us toll-free at (888) 332-4847.