Doula Training in Colorado


Colorado does not require you to hold a certification to practice as a doula.  There is also no requirement for a university degree to practice.

Below is a list of educational classes or workshops available in the state of Colorado that you can incorporate into your doula training.  Please read the details to determine if the training courses are required for a certification curriculum.




Doula Training in Boulder, CO


Organization Name:  Rocky Mountain Doula
Website:  http://rockymountaindoula.com/
Email:  rockymtndoula@gmail.com
Instructor:  Ana Hill
Phone:  720-394-6995


Course and Workshop Details 

2 day Birth doula training workshop (choose from 3 weekends)
  • April 21-23, 2017  (Required for CAPPA certification)
  • September 8-9, 2017  (Required for CAPPA certification)
  • December 1-2, 2017  (Required for CAPPA certification)
All workshops will include the CAPPA Labor Doula Training Manual, handouts, and a Labor Doula Starter Kit.


Costs and Fees

Birth doula workshop - $555 for regular registration, $25 discount for early registration.


Registration Details

Register online, read about scholarships and cancellations, and pay through Paypal here.




Doula Training in Colorado Springs, CO


Organization Name:  Birthing Gently
Website: www.birthinggently.com
Instructor:  Tara Campbell
Email:  doula@birthinggently.com
Phone:  978-314-5533


Course and Workshop Details and Requirements

1 day Introduction to Childbirth for New Doulas

  • 7 hour class is required towards a DONA certification

2 day Birth doula training workshop

  • 16 hour (total) workshop is required towards a DONA certification


Costs and Fees

Introduction to Childbirth for New Doulas course and Birth Doula training workshop - $500


Registration Details

Register and pay online at here. Scholarships and discounts are available on the website.

Or you can mail the registration form and check to:
P.O. Box 5373 Bradford MA 01835







Doula Training in  Englewood, CO and Littleton, CO


Organization Name:  Sterling Doulas
Website: http://www.sterlingdoulas.com/
Email:  Ann.pollack@sterlingdoulas.com
Phone:  303-916-7969


Course and Workshop Details and Requirements
  • 1 day Introduction course to Childbirth for Doulas  (requirement towards DONA certification
  • 2-3 day Birth doula training workshop (requirement towards DONA certification)

Course and Workshop Topics

As part of your doula training, these courses will cover the following:
  • How to provide a positive experience for the mother
  • Various methods of support
  • Dealing with the unknown of pregnancy and labor
  • Discuss the certification process

Costs and Fees

Introduction to Childbirth course - $115
Birth Doula Workshop - $425 if paying by check, $440 if paying by paypal
A non-refundable $125 deposit is required for the workshop


Registration Details

Download registration forms or register online at http://www.sterlingdoulas.com/registration.html

Mail registration form and registration fee to:
Sterling Doulas
10548 Chautauga Mtn.
Littleton, CO 80127