This micro-credential will support Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses in acquiring perinatal nursing knowledge and skills to work in healthcare settings focused on perinatal care. You will learn from experienced nursing faculty through online learning platforms. Specific subjects areas include pregnancy care, community post-birth, breastfeeding, and infant health. Emphasis will be placed on nursing assessment, intervention, and care planning. Nursing students in final semesters of their program can enroll in courses.
Awarded by the Registrar's Office to those who have successfully completed a defined list of related courses that focus on a specific competency. Typically less than 136 hours and include assessment. The quality criteria are determined by the college.