Maternity Support Worker eClass




Our Maternity Support Worker Training program is an all-inclusive course designed to equip individuals with the skills, knowledge, and practical experience required to start a career in maternity support work. The program is designed to cater to the needs of those who have little to no prior experience in this field, as well as those looking to return to work after a break in their employment.

Our training program is an excellent option for anyone who wishes to pursue a career as a Maternity Care Assistant (MCA) in both NHS and private hospitals, as well as GP surgeries. The curriculum has been tailored to meet the current requirements and standards set by the industry, and it covers a broad range of topics, including anatomy and physiology, antenatal and postnatal care, breastfeeding, and more.

Moreover, our Maternity Support Worker Training program offers additional credits that can be used for university applications, making it an excellent option for those who wish to study midwifery. The program provides a comprehensive understanding of the role of a Maternity Care Assistant and equips individuals with the knowledge and skills to make a significant contribution to the healthcare sector.

Overall, our Maternity Support Worker Training program is an ideal choice for individuals who wish to start a career in maternity care, and we are confident that it will provide the foundation required to succeed in this field.

This is eClass with no time restriction. The certificate is awarded after the successful passing of an assessment.

Course content:

  • Essential Care Standards
    • Role of the Health Care Assistant
    • Personal Development
    • Communication
    • Equality and Inclusion
    • Duty of Care
    • Person-Centred Support
  • Early labour support
  • Pre-Eclampsia
  • Postnatal support:
    • Breastfeeding
    • Nappy changing
    • Bathing
    • Lochia
    • Skin to skin
    • Bottle-feeding