Childbirth and Parenting Classes at Wellington Regional Medical Center

Family together with baby crawling

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

For virtual tours of the Birthing Center or more details, please call 561-798-9880 and our OB Tour Lead will be in contact with you.

Wellington Regional Medical Center offers a wide range of childbirth and parenting classes to help you prepare for your new role as a parent.

Classes and Tours

The staff at Wellington Regional Medical Center congratulates you as you prepare for your new baby. To assist you and your family in this exciting time in your lives, we invite you to participate in our classes and tours. You will learn the many ways to ensure that you are ready for your little bundle of joy, while having an enjoyable time.

Register for a Tour or Class

Registration is required for all tours and classes. Classes are FREE of charge to parents who preregister to have their baby at Wellington Regional Medical Center. For more information or to reserve your place for any classes below, please call 561-798-9880.

Maternity Preregistration


Lamaze Childbirth Education

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

These classes are designed to prepare parents for the birth of their baby, by covering such topics as labor and delivery, labor support techniques, breathing and relaxation, pain management, postpartum care and C-Section information. All instructors are ASPO Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educators.


ABCs of Breastfeeding

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

This class prepares parents-to-be with breastfeeding education and basics. The class is taught by a certified lactation consultant and provides the support you need to make breastfeeding a joyous and rewarding experience. The class features information regarding positioning the baby, establishing your milk supply and pumping, nutrition, and information on going back to work and breastfeeding.


Baby Care

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

This class is designed to give expectant parents the skills and confidence needed to care for their new arrival. Topics include umbilical cord and circumcision care, bathing, feeding, burping and more.


Infant CPR

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an emergency procedure that you can use to save a baby's life if his or her breathing or heartbeat has stopped. If you are trained in CPR for infants, you can help avoid death or brain damage by administering CPR until medical help arrives. This class in CPR and first aid for infants is taught by an American Heart Association-certified instructor.


Sibling Class

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

This class is taught by an obstetrics nurse to help big brothers or big sisters adapt to their new roles when you bring a new addition into your family. A parent must accompany their child at all times.


Boot Camp for Dads — Getting Ready for Fatherhood

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

We are excited to announce that we now offer Daddy Boot Camp virtually! Boot Camp for New Dads is a men-only workshop for guys expecting their first baby. During the three-hour workshop, Rookie dads-to-be talk to Veteran new dads (with their babies) about what the first months of fatherhood are really like. The baby Vets answer questions, address concerns and share how they and their families are tackling common issues faced by new parents. The live, online, interactive workshop is $40 for each dad-to-be, which includes a new interactive online e-Guide called Welcome to Fatherhood. 

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TEACUP Preemie Program

*PLEASE NOTE: All in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.

The TEACUP Preemie Program provides support groups for families in the NICU at Wellington Regional Medical Center.