Midwifery Courses

Learn how to provide expert care and develop your understanding of maternal health as you build midwifery skills with our online midwifery courses.

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To become a midwife, you typically need a bachelor’s or master’s degree in midwifery or a related field. Online courses are a great way to start building skills for a midwifery career and gauge your compatibility. Learn more about how to become a midwife.

Yes, there are different types of midwives, including certified nurse-midwives (CNMs), certified midwives (CMs), and certified professional midwives (CPMs). CNMs and CMs are trained as nurses before specializing in midwifery, while CPMs have training in midwifery without a nursing background.

Explore maternal health and unlock expert midwifery knowledge with our online midwifery courses. Designed to equip you with the skills needed to excel in the field of midwifery, our courses are suitable for learners of all levels. Whether you’re looking to kickstart your career, or you’re an experienced midwife looking for professional development, we’ve got you covered.

Boost your midwifery knowledge

Get ready for a rewarding career in healthcare as you discover how to provide compassionate care to expectant mothers before, during, and after childbirth. You’ll learn the essential skills of childbirth assistance, maternal health, and newborn care. Boost your career prospects as you gain the knowledge and skills to empower healthier lives for mothers and babies.

Study midwifery online

Develop your understanding of pregnancy and childbirth with online midwifery courses from top universities and prestigious educators. You’ll build skills to support women through the journey of childbirth as you learn all there is to know about maternal and infant health. Study midwifery online at your own pace and learn from anywhere with our flexible courses.

Earn a midwifery certificate

Earn personalised midwifery certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Share your achievements with employers, on Linkedin, on your CV and more.

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