Pregnancy and Childbirth Preparation
Dedicated to education. Preparing you for childbirth and beyond.
Healthy Beginnings—First Trimester
The first trimester is the time to get your pregnancy off to a healthy start. Come learn about fetal development, prenatal care, healthy lifestyle choices, nutrition, current body changes and more.
This two-and-a-half-hour class is offered every other month.
You are invited to attend this class for FREE.
Healthy Pregnancy—Second Trimester
During your second trimester, you may have some questions and concerns about what is happening to your body. We will discuss common discomforts, prenatal fitness, sexuality in pregnancy, signs and symptoms of premature labor, myths of pregnancy and childbirth, and more.
This two-class series is offered monthly.
Fee: $50 per couple
Healthy Childbirth—Third Trimester
You have made it to your third trimester, and labor and delivery is now on your mind. You will learn the signs of labor, influences on the length of labor, relaxation techniques, medications, medical interventions, and much more. You will also be given a tour of the Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion.
This class is offered monthly as a four-class series or as a weekend series.
Want an alternative to a traditional childbirth course? Learn more about our online healthy childbirth class.
Fee: $95 per couple
We are excited to offer a discount on our classes when you register for one of our Welcome Baby packages!
- Welcome Baby Package
Choose any four classes and receive a 15% discount.
- Welcome Baby Ultimate Package
This package includes the Healthy Pregnancy—Second Trimester, Healthy Childbirth—Third Trimester, Newborn Care, Breastfeeding Basics, Infant CPR and Safety, and Car Seat classes. Enjoy all of these classes and FREE parking for only $224.
To register for any of our classes, please call 678-312-5000 or register online.
Tour the Gwinnett Women's Pavilion
Please join us as we tour the Labor & Delivery and Maternal Infant Units. Our tour will familiarize you with the facility and what to expect when you arrive on delivery day. In addition to touring the facility, we will provide you with information on admissions paperwork, family waiting areas and services provided. Tours are given during the Healthy Childbirth - 3rd Trimester classes, so if you are signed up for one, you don't need to sign up for a separate tour. Click here to register for our tours in English, Spanish and Korean or call 678-312-5000.