Eligible Continuing Education Credits
Learn from the best in the business about how you or your clients can exercise during pregnancy to prepare for birth, get strong, and heal quickly after having a baby.
The Oh Baby! Fitness Pre & Postnatal Fitness certification will walk you through every step of moving safely and confidently through pregnancy and birth. Our self-guided online training manual is complete with photos, illustrations, video demonstrations, and you’ll immediately gain access to:
Purchase price includes an online exam.
How is this course offered?
This course is offered online. Once purchased, you will have access to the complete Online Training Guide and associated videos. The online training includes photos, illustrations and demo videos and the latest science on perinatal exercise and its positive effects on the body. The training covers the entire pregnancy and postpartum stages.
You will learn about:
Do I need to take any courses before taking this course?
No other courses are required in advance, but if you plan to teach fitness classes to the new and expectant Moms, we do recommend a basic training with a nationally recognized fitness organization in group fitness, personal training, yoga, water aerobics or Pilates.
Is there an exam?
There is a timed, 50 question multiple choice exam. You can take it at any time you wish once you’ve read through the entire training. You must pass the exam with at least 80%. If you do not pass, there is a retake fee of $35.
How long will it take me to complete this course?
That is dependent on your time to study and progress through the materials. It’s about 16 hours of material, but we have had people who have completed the material and test in a day. It’s on your time schedule. Once you purchase the training, you’ll have access to it forever!
Who is this Certification Course for?
This course is for fitness instructors and personal trainers looking to expand their knowledge and offerings, and for medical and birth professionals to learn and see best perinatal exercises, cues and modifications they can recommend to their patients. It’s also great for new and expectant moms who want to learn more about safe exercise!
Are there continuing education credits available for this course?
Oh Baby! Fitness is an approved Continuing Education Provider for:
CEUs are also available for ACSM, ACNM and Frontier Nursing University. Check with your organization to see if they’ll provide CECs for the Oh Baby! Fitness training.
Once I complete this course, what will I be able to do?
Once you pass the exam, you will be a certified Oh Baby! Fitness® Pre/Postnatal Exercise Specialist and will receive a logo and email signature you can use in your email and on your website.
You will also have the opportunity to be listed in the Oh Baby! Fitness worldwide instructor directory for pre/postnatal exercise specialists. Listing includes name, city, state, country and email contact (email address is hidden). For an additional charge you can have a premium directory listing your photo, website and additional info about the services you offer. With the Oh Baby! Fitness training, you will be confident in leading and programming a prenatal or mom & baby exercise class or private workout session.
If you feel you need additional training and specific routine suggestions, you can purchase detailed teaching videos for leading a variety of pregnancy and mom & baby exercise class types. We offer pregnancy and mom & baby exercise classes for Pilates, Yoga, Toning & Fitness, Water Aerobics, and Stroller Workout. Many instructors will purchase the mom & baby teaching videos just to see how we incorporate babies into the different workouts!
Do you ever have live trainings or workshops?
Oh Baby! Fitness is always happy to schedule an in-person training for your studio, hospital staff, gym instructors or doctor’s office. If you feel like your city or facility would benefit from more knowledge on safe perinatal exercise, book us today by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or look here to see our upcoming live trainings and workshops.