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Mama Bamba Doula training

Doula Training in Johannesburg, South Africa

Mama Bambs Doula Training

Women across the globe appreciate and value the experience of having a doula– a knowledgeable, experienced companion – who stays with them through labour, birth and beyond.


Birth doulas offer emotional support, encouragement and wisdom throughout labour and birth.


The Mama Bamba doula training course prepares doulas to care for their clients, by providing comprehensive experience in:


  • Hands-on Labour Support Techniques

  • Doula-Client Interaction

  • Scope of Practice, Mission

  • Statement and Standards of Practice

  • Ethics and Responsibility

  • Stages of Labour and Comfort Measures

  • Postpartum and Newborn Care

  • Cesarean Birth and Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

  • Emotional care of the Labouring Woman

  • Listening Skills

  • Managing Difficult Situations

  • The Birth Partner

  • Looking after the Doula

  • Marketing and Business Practices


Student doulas are required to attend a minimum of 4 births, complete the reading lists, and attend a breastfeeding management course by a certified lactation consultant.


The training course in Johannesburg is facilitated by Tertia Alkema together with Angela Morton


Mama Bamba doula training details:


Cost:  R7,500

Deposit of R1,000 confirms your spot.

Early bird special before 1st October 2024: R6,600


This includes:

  • An in-depth doula training course 

  • A comprehensive training manual

  • One supervised visit to an MOU/ Birth Center

Mentorship is also available.


Family and Child centre, Jack street, Randburg


Next training dates 2024

8,9,10,16,17, 22, 23, 24 November


09:00AM to 04:00PM

If you would like more information, please contact Tertia: 0617781327 or


Mama Bamba Doula Training
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