Greenslopes Maternity
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Childbirth Education Classes

At Greenslopes Private Hospital, Childbirth Education classes are conducted by experienced midwives for pregnant women and their partner or support person. These classes give you the opportunity to learn more about what to expect during, pregnancy, labour, birth, breastfeeding and caring for your new baby at home. A tour of the Maternity Unit is included in all classes.

Greenslopes Maternity offers the following classes on site at Greenslopes Private Hospital.

Class Content
*   Pregnancy advice and coming to hospital
 Labour and birth
 Management of pain and unexpected outcomes
*   Breastfeeding
 Parenting and the newborn

Schedule of Classes

Tuesday Evening Classesfour (4) consecutive weeks from 6.30pm-8.30pm.  Supper will be provided.
Starting on the following dates:  
19 September 2017
24 October 2017
28 November 2017
6 February 2018
13 March 2018
17 April 2018
22 May 2018
26 June 2018
31 July 2018
4 September 2018
9 October 2018
13 November 2018

 

Saturday all day classes – 8.30am-4.30pm.  Lunch will be provided.
Held on the following dates:
7 October 2017 (Fully Booked)
21 October 2017 (Fully Booked)
4 November 2017 (Fully Booked)
25 November 2017 
18 November 2017 (Fully Booked)
9 December 2017 (Fully Booked)
16 December 2017 (Fully Booked)
20 January 2018
3 February 2018
17 February 2018
3 March 2018
17 March 2018
31 March 2018
14 April 2018
28 April 2018
12 May 2018
26 May 2018
9 June 2018
23 June 2018
7 July 2018
21 July 2018
4 August 2018
18 August 2018
1 September 2018
15 September 2018
29 September 2018
13 October 2018
27 October 2018
10 November 2018
24 November 2018
8 December 2018

 

For bookings or queries please call the Maternity Ward Secretary on 07 3394 7900,  9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday

We have developed a specific Caesarean Section Class for women, as well as their partner/support person, who are booked for an elective Caesarean and may not wish to attend a full series of antenatal classes.  These classes are only run if minimum numbers are met.  

Class Content
Caesarean - the procedure and recovery, followed by a tour of the Maternity Unit
Breastfeeding & Parenting and the newborn

Schedule of Classes

The class is delivered every fifth Tuesday evening from 6.00pm-9.00pm.  Supper will be provided.
Held on the following dates (minimum numbers required):  
12 September 2017
17 October 2017
21 November 2017
30 January 2018
6 March 2018
10 April 2018
15 May 2018
19 June 2018
24 July 2018
28 August 2018
2 October 2018
6 November 2018
11 December 2018

For bookings or queries please call the Maternity Ward Secretary on 07 3394 7900,  9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday

This course is designed to empower you and your family with the life-saving skills of CPR and First Aid for babies. The 3 hour class is taught by CPR Kids’ expert paediatric nurses and midwives who specialise in children’s health, with a focus on knowing what to do in emergency situations.

Topics covered in this hands-on class include: CPR, choking, drowning, fever, burns, head injuries and more.

For more information, class availability and to book, go to their website.

  • Bookings for all classes are essential and should be made as early as possible, as availability is not guaranteed.
  • Car parking is available in either the hospital car park or free parking is available in Newdegate Street and the surrounding streets.

For bookings and enquiries, please call 07 3394 7900

9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday