Postpartum Doula Training in Florida


Florida does not require you to have a postpartum doula certification in order to operate your business.  Furthermore, Florida does not require BS or BA degree to be able to work in the state.

The following is a list of educational classes and resources in the California area which may be used as your postpartum doula training. Any classes that are mandatory to take as part of a certification curriculum will be noted in the details section.  You are required to be at least 18 years of age in order to attend.


Postpartum Doula Training in Orlando, FL


Organization Name:  Toronto Family Doulas
Website: http://torontofamilydoulas.com
Instructor:  Alex Weinberger
Email:  hello@torontofamilydoulas.com
Phone:  416.834.9958


Course and Workshop Details and Requirements

This is a 20 hour postpartum doula training workshop.  This workshop satisfies the workshop requirement of a ProDoula certification as a postpartum doula.  The workshop is offered on April 30- May 1, 2017.


Costs and Fees

The cost for the postpartum doula workshop is $595  There is a ProDoula membership fee of $75 for the first year.


Registration Details

To register, pay online, and read additional workshop policies, click here.




Postpartum Doula Training in Destin, FL


Organization Name:  For Love of Baby
Website: http://forloveofbaby.com/
Email:  Laura@forloveofbaby.com
Phone:  828-446-6705


Course and Workshop Details and Requirements

The 2 day workshop will fulfill the CAPPA requirements for attendance of a postpartum doula workshop


Course and Workshop Topics

As part of your postpartum doula training, these classes will cover the following:
  • Learn the scope of practice for a postpartum doula
  • Discuss how the postpartum doula provides physical and emotional support
  • Learn how to increase chances for successful breastfeeding
  • Understand how the new baby will fit in with the family
  • Discuss how to provide educational support
  • Engage in identify postpartum moods
  • Receive training in running your doula practice as a business 
  • Gain understanding of various ways to take care of a newborn
  • Outline the ethics, integrity, and the certification process for CAPPA

Costs and Fees

The 2 day CAPPA-approved workshop costs $495


Registration Details

You can register online by clicking here.



Postpartum Doula Training in Miami, FL


Organization Name:  Mothering the Mother
Website: http://www.mtmtraining.org/
Email:  michelle@motheringthemotherinc.info
Phone:  414-446-7107


Course and Workshop Details and Requirements

This is a 2 day workshop that is required for the ICEA certification as a postpartum doula.  The workshop will involve discussions, lectures, videos, and role-playing.


Course and Workshop Topics

As part of your postpartum doula training, these classes will cover the following:
  • Discuss the overall role of a postpartum doula 
  • Learn how to provide care for the newborn
  • Discuss the physical changes in the mother in the postpartum period
  • Understand the changes in family dynamics with the presence of a newborn baby
  • Learn how to listen and communicate as a doula
  • Identify normal and abnormal newborn traits
  • Learn how keep the passion for your work alive
  • Receive training on the responsibilities of your doula as a business
  • Discuss the ethics and the certification process for ICEA

Costs and Fees

The 2 day ICEA-approved workshop costs $475.


Registration Details

You can register online, pay, and check dates and times by clicking here.  You can also mail a check or money order to:

Michelle Hardy
3523 W Rawson Ave.
Franklin, WI 53132