I'm a caregiver in Virginia and would like to be licensed. How do I do that? Visit this link to become a Licensed and Certified Newborn Care Provider!
What happens in class?
Newborn & Postpartum Care is a 6 hour course that includes hands on demonstration of: Swaddling, diapering, soothing, breast and bottle feeding, SIDS safety, basic CPR, identifying postpartum depression, mother care and more.
Online Classes include the same info as the 6 hour course at your own pace, from the comfort of your home.
Parent Classes are usually about 2 hours and happen in your home before or after baby arrives. You can have as many people attend as you wish.
What kind of job can I get as a Licensed Newborn Care Provider (NCP)?
Your expertise in babies allows you to work at any of the following:
home health care agency
How is this different from "Newborn Care Specialist" or Postpartum Doula classes I've seen?
The Newborn Care Certificate program is a stacked credential for Certified Nursing Assistants. This means that students successfully completing this program are licensed by the State of Virginia and accountable to the Board of Nursing.
Will you teach in my home, or for my agency?
Yes! We've done Baby Care Class for families and nanny agencies such as Nurse Next Door, Muslim Nannies and White House Nannies. Contact us if you're interested!
Who teaches the Newborn and Postpartum Care Classes?
The Nurses and Staff ofLet Mommy Sleep, the nation's leading overnight newborn care and night nanny service. Let Mommy Sleep is located in the following cities and is franchising nationwide.