Classes and Events
Childbirth Preparation Four-Week Class
The most popular of our childbirth preparation courses, this class meets once a week for four weeks. A hospital tour is included during the fourth week of class (excluding the Carlsbad location).
Topics covered in this course include:
- How your body prepares for birth and delivery
- Hospital procedures and medication choices
- Cesarean delivery
- Relaxation and breathing techniques
- Newborn characteristics and procedures
This class is also available in Spanish. Go to Curso de Preparación para el Parto en 4 Días for dates and times.
This class is free for Sharp Health Plan Insurance members and offered at a discount for Sharp HealthCare employees.
Sharp Mary Birch Expectant Parent Package: Choose from the four-week, weekend or one-day childbirth preparation classes and add a breastfeeding and baby care basics class for an additional $40 (a $20 discount). Discount applicable to new registrations for classes sponsored by Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns only. Must purchase all three classes in the same transaction. Classes are nonrefundable.
To take advantage of any of the discounts above, please call us at 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277).