Before you begin, please review:
Requirements for NBDA Certified Instructor:
Complete all of the course material for each week of the Program, including reading, quizzes, and viewing applicable video content; or attend an NBDA doula training led by CEO.
Provide the Company proof of student’s status as an NBDA doula for no less than one (1) year;
Provide the Company proof of current professional liability insurance for your doula practice (“proof of Insurance”);
Sign the Certified Instructor Agreement before being able to use the Licensed Mark or Licensed Materials in any way.
Requirements to maintain certification as an NBDA Certified Instructor:
Submit proof of Insurance;
Pay an annual recertification fee to the Company;
Submit proof that all continuing education requirements have been satisfied;
Adhere to the Company’s guidelines on how to use and teach the NBDA curriculum, including, but not limited to, the Company’s guidelines on providing doula services.
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ABOUT THE APPLICATION
& CERTIFICATION PROCESS
Thank you for applying to become an NBDA Certified Doula Instructor. Please allow 10-15 business days for the processing your application. Once approved, you will be sent a link to make your payment of $1250. After making your payment you will receive access to the Instructor’s Briefcase and Lounge.