St George Private Hospital is committed to providing a comprehensive childbirth and parenting program to prepare parents for the birth of their child. All of our educators are registered midwives and are employed within our maternity unit, being able to prepare for you on what to expect when you go into labour and have your baby at St George Private Hospital.
We recommend booking your desired class midway through your pregnancy to ensure your preferred place. An ideal time to attend your classes is from 28 weeks gestation and onwards, this will help you to retain the information given in the class. Class numbers are restricted to maintain a personal and conducive teaching environment.
Our class costs covers you and your support person (excluding the Grandparents class). We ask that you or your partner do not attend classes if you are unwell or suffering from known diseases such as chickenpox, measles or shingles.
Your booked education class of your choice includes:
- Admission to a chosen class for you and one additional guest (excluding grandparents class)
- Educational material
- Light refreshments
- Complimentary parking
The cost of your antenatal classes may be covered by your health fund. We advise you check with your provider before making payment.