Mothers Helping Hands

PROFESSIONAL NEWBORN CARE SPECIALIST TRAINING

In just 12 weeks, gain the knowledge and skills needed to be a qualified NCS.

The Newborn Care Specialist course is a non-medical, child-care development course designed to help aspiring childcare professionals learn foundational newborn care skills to provide high-level childcare to young infants, while supporting new parents adjust to life with their bundle of joy. Whether you're new to the field or a seasoned professional our course is beneficial to those motivated to further their career in the newborn care industry.

Mothers Helping Hands

PROFESSIONAL NEWBORN CARE SPECIALIST TRAINING

In just 12 weeks, gain the knowledge and skills needed to be a qualified NCS.

The Professional Newborn Care Specialist Training Course is a non-medical, child-care development course designed to help aspiring childcare professionals learn foundational newborn care skills to provide high-level childcare to young infants, while supporting new parents adjust to life with their bundle of joy. Whether you're new to the field or a seasoned professional our course is beneficial to those motivated to further their career in the newborn care industry.

Top-Rated Newborn Care Specialist Training Course

Helping Participants Advance Their Baby Care Skills and Careers!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is Newborn Care Specialist Training Course right for me?

This course is specifically designed to prepare aspiring care professional who wish to transition into the newborn care industry and advance the skills. Most of our usual course participants possess backgrounds as nannies, doulas, caregivers, daycare workers, CNAs, HHAs, LPNs, RNs, moms and those with little to no experience at all. Wherever you are in your career, we well-equipped to prepare you for what's ahead!

How long is the course?

Mothers Helping Hands Newborn Care Specialist Training course lasts 12 week course. You will have access to a new set of modules every other week. We recommend you dedicate at least 10-15 hours of time per week towards successfully completing the training course.

What is Included in the Course?

Our course is all-inclusive with virtual, self-paced training, narrated videos, hands-on material, end of module testing and your official certificate package.

What do I need to successfully complete the course?

In addition to reliable internet connection and a mobile/desktop, we recommend dedicating at least 10-15 hours per week to ensure you master all course material and matriculate appropriately.

Will I receive a certificate after completion?

All students with successfully pass each end-of-module test and their certification exam with a score of 80% or better will receive a certification as proof of their participation and mastery of course material..

Will my certification be professionally recognized nationwide?

Yes, you can use the skills learned in this training anywhere within the United States and Canada. However, if you live outside of the USA we cannot guarantee every agency will accept your certificate.

Top-Rated Newborn Specialist Training Course

Helping Students Advance Their Baby Care Skills and Careers!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is Newborn Care Specialist Training Course right for me?

This course is specifically designed to prepare aspiring care professional who wish to transition into the newborn care industry and advance the skills. Most of our usual course participants possess backgrounds as nannies, doulas, caregivers, daycare workers, CNAs, HHAs, LPNs, RNs, moms and those with little to no experience at all. Wherever you are in your career, we well-equipped to prepare you for what's ahead!

How long is the course?

Mothers Helping Hands Newborn Care Specialist Training course lasts 12 week course. You will have access to a new set of modules every other week. We recommend you dedicate at least 10-15 hours of time per week towards successfully completing the training course.

What is Included in the Course?

Our course is all-inclusive with virtual, self-paced training, narrated videos, hands-on material, end of module testing and your official certificate package.

What do I need to successfully complete the course?

In addition to reliable internet connection and a mobile/desktop, we recommend dedicating at least 10-15 hours per week to ensure you master all course material and matriculate appropriately.

Will I receive a certificate after completion?

All students with successfully pass each end-of-module test and their certification exam with a score of 80% or better will receive a certification as proof of their participation and mastery of course material..

Will my certification be professionally recognized nationwide?

Yes, you can use the skills learned in this training anywhere within the United States and Canada. However, if you live outside of the USA we cannot guarantee every agency will accept your certificate.

20+

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

100+

HAPPY CLIENTS

PREPARING NEWBORN CARE SPECIALISTS FOR

SUCCESS

Do you love babies? Would you like to advance your career helping new parents with their precious newborn? For over a 10 years, Mothers Helping Hands has trained countless professional newborn care specialists to work with families during the day or night. Whether you are considering a career change or would like to advance your skills and credentials, our 100% online newborn care specialist certification course will help you achieve your goals.

PREPARING NEWBORN CARE SPECIALISTS FOR SUCCESS

Do you love babies? Would you like to advance your career helping new parents with their precious newborn? For over 10 years, Mothers Helping Hands has trained countless professional newborn care specialists to work with families during the day or night. Whether you are considering a career change or would like to advance your skills and credentials, our 100% online newborn care specialist certification course will help you achieve your goals.

How much can you make as a

NEWBORN CARE SPECIALIST?

Newborn Care Specialists earn anywhere from $20-$35/hour depending on if they start their own business or work for an existing company

If you are looking to work for an existing agency and wanting to work within the home of a client…

ONE CLIENT PER MONTH

AVERAGE SALE $25/HOUR

$4000+ /month

on average

(approx. 40 hours per week)

If you are a sleep consultant looking to add to your services but without work within the home of the client…

10 CLIENTS PER MONTH

AVERAGE SALE $300

$3000+ /month

on average

(approx. 40-55 hours per month)

If you are willing to hustle, connect and build a business to make into your full time job….

20 CLIENTS PER MONTH AVERAGE SALE $300

$6000+ /month

on average

(approx. 90-105 hours per month)

How much can you make

AS A NEWBORN CARE SPECIALIST?

Newborn Care Specialists earn anywhere from $20-$35/hour depending on if they start their own business or work for an existing company

If you are looking to work for an existing agency and wanting to work within the home of a client…

ONE CLIENT PER MONTH

AVERAGE SALE $25/HOUR

$4000+ /month

on average

(approx. 40 hours per week)

If you are a sleep consultant looking to add to your services but without work within the home of the client…

10 CLIENTS PER MONTH

AVERAGE SALE $300

$3000+ /month

on average

(approx. 40-55 hours per month)

If you are willing to hustle, connect and build a business to make into your full time job….

20 CLIENTS PER MONTH AVERAGE SALE $300

$6000+ /month

on average

(approx. 90-105 hours per month)

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Module 1: Introduction to Newborn Care

This module provides an overview of the importance of providing care for the newborn as a Professional Newborn Care Specialist. It will provide you with an overview of the significance of the Newborn Care Specialist in supporting families with newborn babies as well as the scope, working conditions, and limitations of the job. By the end of this module, participants will have a solid understanding of the role and importance of the Newborn Care Specialist.

Module 2: Pregnancy & Prenatal

This module aims to provide participants with knowledge about conception and fetal development; the physical, physiological, psychological, and emotional changes experienced by the mother during pregnancy; and prenatal care that ensures the health and well-being of both the mother and the developing fetus. By the end of this module, participants will have the ability to provide effective support and care to pregnant individuals, contributing to healthy pregnancies and positive outcomes for both the mother and the developing fetus.

Module 3: Delivery and Postpartum


The goal of this module is to provide a comprehensive coverage of childbirth preparation, types of delivery, and care during labor and delivery. Participants will gain knowledge and skills to navigate the delivery process and promote the well-being of both the mother and the newborn. Participants will be well-equipped to support expectant mothers, contribute to a positive birthing experience, and ensure the safety and health of both the mother and the newborn. 

Module 4: The Newborn Profile

The goal of this module is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively assess the health and growth of newborns. This includes monitoring vital signs, recognizing physical characteristics and reflexes, understanding anatomy and physiology, and identifying potential signs of health issues. By successfully completing this module, participants will be equipped to support mothers in fostering the optimal development and well-being of their newborns.

Module 5: Baby's First Year

The goal of this module is to provide knowledge and understanding of the developmental milestones in a baby's physical, cognitive, and social-emotional growth. It aims to help participants recognize normal breathing patterns, promote safe sleep practices, and establish a consistent sleep schedule for newborns.

Module 6: Crying & Discomfort

Crying is an important means of communication for babies, signaling their need for care and attention. The goal of this module is to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to establish a safe and nurturing environment for newborns. Participants will develop the ability to recognize signs of discomfort in babies and understand the underlying reasons.

Module 7: Comforting Techniques

The goal of this module is to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of various techniques used to comfort babies in different situations. This includes addressing fussiness, promoting sleep, managing hunger, and employing general comforting techniques. Participants will gain knowledge of Kangaroo Care, including its scientific background, benefits for both the baby and parents, and practical implementation.

Module 8: Newborn Nutrition & Feeding


This module provides a comprehensive understanding of newborn feeding, covering both breastfeeding and formula feeding. It emphasizes the benefits of breastfeeding, explores factors that can affect breastfeeding, and offers strategies for encouraging breastfeeding among mothers. The module also focuses on the importance of maternal nutrition during breastfeeding, including a detailed discussion on breast milk production. Participants will gain knowledge on how much and how often to feed a newborn,  proper latching techniques, various breastfeeding positions, and methods to awaken a sleepy baby for breastfeeding.

Module 9: Colic & Reflux

This module aims to offer a thorough understanding of colic and reflux, including their symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment choices. Participants will be introduced to various colic treatment options, such as burping and soothing techniques for relieving stomach discomfort and bloating. Additionally, it provides valuable guidance on assisting parents in practicing self-care while coping with a colicky baby. The module will also address reflux, its causes, symptoms, and treatment strategies, along with a step-by-step guide on how to properly clean infants during reflux incidents.

Module 10: Basic Health & Hygiene

The goal of this module is to provide a comprehensive understanding of infant care and health. It covers topics such as normal stool and urine patterns, diaper types and techniques, caring for a baby's circumcision, and guidance on cord care. Participants will also gain knowledge about common infant illnesses like fever, ear infections, oral thrush, vomiting, diarrhea, coughs, the common cold, hand-foot-mouth disease, and urinary tract infections, including symptoms, causes, treatment, and prevention.

Module 11: Newborn Safety

This module aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of safety considerations and precautions for newborns' wellbeing. It covers car safety, safe baby gear, pet safety, sibling safety, outdoor safety, use of chemicals, home safety, and first aid techniques. Participants will be introduced to car safety principles, proper use of car seats and seatbelts, and safe baby gear. They will also learn about introducing newborns to pets and helping siblings adjust, as well as outdoor safety, use of chemicals, and basic first aid techniques, including wound care and choking prevention. The module ensures participants grasp strategies to promote newborns' health and safety in various settings.

Module 12: Marketing Your Newborn Care Business 

This module is designed to equip entrepreneurs with the essential knowledge and strategies to establish and grow a successful newborn care business. We'll cover comprehensive business planning, legal compliance, defining services, branding, market research, pricing, insurance, contracts, scheduling, and continuous professional development. By the end of this module, you'll be well-prepared to launch and operate your thriving newborn care service. Additionally, we'll dive into effective marketing strategies, helping you attract and engage potential clients, build a strong brand presence, and become a trusted and sought-after provider in the industry.

"Participating in this training has ignited my enthusiasm for my future and career. With dreams of running a business offering both online and in-person support, I'm confident I'm on the perfect path. This training not only equips me to assist new parents, but also emphasizes self-care for us as professionals. It's an empowering journey!"

- Sabrina, Atlanta

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN THIS COURSE

This course provides an overview of the importance of providing care for the newborn as a Professional Newborn Care Specialist. We will provide you with an overview of the significance of the Newborn Care Specialist in supporting families with newborn babies, and the scope, working conditions, and limitations.

This course also provides tips on marketing yourself as a Newborn Care Specialist to prospective families. At the end of this course, you will have a deeper understanding of the profession and a solid foundation to build upon as you progress through the rest of the program

Your Instructor

Rosalee Henry Founder & CEO,

Mothers Helping Hands

I am a highly experienced

Newborn Care Specialist and Postpartum Doula with over 20 years of experience in newborn care. My experience and innate gift of visualizing care requirements allow me to develop individual care plans best suited to meet the unique needs of each family.

Mothers Helping Hands LLC, is my newborn and postpartum care agency which specializes in a wide array of newborn, postpartum and nanny care. I have happily and

successfully served numerous families of a range of backgrounds (i.e., traditional, foster, same-sex, adoptive, single by choice, surrogate) and grew my business by 200% in less than two years. Since becoming a postpartum doula in 2010, I have cared for over 100 babies and have traveled the world caring for singles, twins, and triplets.

I have had the honor of sharing my experiences and insights with others by the way of Women's Health Seminars, Moms Meet Up & Support groups, and Postpartum/Newborn Care consultations. I have dedicated my life to providing my clients and their families the personal care and support in which they deserve. Today, I am elated to share my expertise and vast experiences with those who

aspire to be as passionate as I am in the field.

Meet Your Instructor

Rosalee Henry, Founder and CEO

Mothers Helping Hands

I am a highly experienced Newborn Care Specialist and Postpartum Doula with over 20 years of experience in newborn care. My experience and innate gift of visualizing care requirements allow me to develop individual care plans best suited to meet the unique needs of each family.

Mothers Helping Hands LLC, is my newborn and postpartum care agency which specializes in a wide array of newborn, postpartum and nanny care. I have happily and successfully served numerous families of a range of backgrounds (i.e., traditional, foster, same-sex, adoptive, single by choice, surrogate) and grew my business by 200% in less than two years. Since becoming a postpartum doula in 2010, I have cared for over 100 babies and have traveled the world caring for singles, twins, and triplets.

I have had the honor of sharing my experiences and insights with others by the way of Women's Health Seminars, Moms Meet Up & Support groups, and Postpartum/Newborn Care consultations. I have dedicated my life to providing my clients and their families the personal care and support in which they deserve. Today, I am elated to share my expertise and vast experiences with those who aspire to be as passionate as I am in the field.

How This Course Works

Self-Paced Course Taught By Experienced Experts.

The class content is taught by the most experienced instructors in their field, divided by topic, and each module contains video instruction, and downloadable resources providing you all the tools you need to work as a NCS.

Scientific Knowledge based

Learning

With hours of self-paced content and mentorship, our newborn care specialist course gives you the in-depth scientific knowledge and training you need to work with families with children 0-12 months old.

Support &
Continued Education

Not only will you be guided by videos and pdf lessons throughout the program but you will have lifetime access to our private Facebook group.

How This Course Works

Self-Paced Course Taught By Experienced Experts.

The class content is taught by the most experienced instructors in their field, divided by topic, and each module contains video instruction, and downloadable resources providing you all the tools you need to work as a NCS.

Scientific Knowledge based

Learning

With hours of self-paced content and mentorship, our newborn care specialist course gives you the in-depth scientific knowledge and training you need to work with families with children 0-12 months old.

Support &
Continued Education

Not only will you be guided by videos and pdf lessons throughout the program but you will have lifetime access to our private Facebook group

Are you ready?

What are you waiting for? Sign up now…because you’ve already seen what happens when you take a chance. You know how badly you’re needed, and you know the changes you’re capable of making inside those sleepy homes.

Are you ready?

What are you waiting for? Sign up now…because you’ve already seen what happens when you take a chance. You know how badly you’re needed, and you know the changes you’re capable of making inside those sleepy homes.

Mothers Helping Hands is a group of baby care professionals in the Atlanta area providing in-home newborn and Postpartum care. We are a member of C.A.P.P.A. (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association), Newborn Care Specialist Trained, C.P.R. certified. We have experience in caring for singles, multiples and preemies. Babies with special needs, reflux and colic.

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