Are you ready? Find your postpartum doula training.

your first step on the doula journey

Our Postpartum Doula Trainings are designed to train professional Postpartum Doulas. Your training is only one of the steps in the certification process for Doulas of North America International (DONA).

IMPORTANT: Before registering, please be sure you can be in full attendance for the entire training. Nursing babies are welcome to pop in and feed. Otherwise, children may not attend.

**For virtual trainings, you will need to be onscreen and in a quiet space, without distractions.

DONA postpartum doula training


December 3, 10, 17, 2022-Global/Virtual                      $549 Early Bird, $599 Regular Price→ REGISTER

January 14, 21, 28, 2023-Global/Virtual                      $549 Early Bird, $599 Regular Price→ REGISTER

February 11, 18, 25, 2023-Global/Virtual                      $549 Early Bird, $599 Regular Price→ REGISTER

March 10, 17, 24, 2023-Global/Virtual                      $549 Early Bird, $599 Regular Price→REGISTER

Your postpartum doula training will take place from 8:30 AM-6:30 PM EST each day, with two 15 minute breaks and a 30-minute lunch.

Lactation For Doulas Class

February 4 This 3.5 hour live, virtual class is open to all perinatal professionals, and meets the requirements for DONA Int'l certification. → REGISTER

Luminous Postpartum offers a limited number of partial scholarships for each training, on a first-come-first-serve basis. In an effort to address disparities in the healthcare system surrounding birth and postpartum, the first consideration for scholarships goes to BIPOC applicants. > learn more.


If you cancel your registration for any Doula Training more than one month prior to the workshop, you will receive a refund minus a $150 non-refundable deposit.

There will be no refunds issued within one month of the start of the workshop. After that you may apply your registration to another Postpartum Doula Training within one year for a $125 transfer fee. Students registered for the course will not receive refunds for any missed sections of the course and certificates cannot be issued for partial attendance.

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