FAQ about the Instructor Program

We've received a ton of interest and questions about the Evidence Based Birth® Instructor Program.  For your convenience, we've shared the answers to the most popular questions below.

I want learn more about the Evidence Based Birth® Instructor program

What are the benefits to being an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor?

As an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor, do I teach parents or birth professionals?

Does Evidence Based Birth® help market us as EBB Instructors and our events?

Are we required to teach a certain number of workshops or seminars?

I want to teach the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class.  What is my first step?

Once I pass the training to  become an official EBB Instructor, who can I look to for guidance? 

I don't live anywhere near Kentucky, USA.  How will I complete this training?  Also, I'm worried that my life is too busy to complete the training in 7 weeks. 

I want to learn more about the application process.

How many applicants do you admit each application period?

If I apply for a scholarship but do not receive one, can I apply for a regular spot  as well?

What doula certification agencies are recognized?

I am a nurse and it is against HIPPA guidelines for me to ask my former patients for reccomendation letters.  How can I satify the 2 client recommendation letter requirement?

I have been practicing doula work for 5 years after being trained but never became certified. Am I eligible to apply to become an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor? 

I am a CPM in a state that does not license midwives.  Am I still eligible to apply?

Can I allow my current birth certification to lapse when I become an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor?

I don't live in the United States and have questions about teaching in my country.

I noticed that there are Instructors all over the globe. Ireland, Finland, Dubai, Egypt, Mexico, Canada, and more! I  have a different maternal health system in my country.  WiIl the content still be relevant for my country?

Will I be able to teach in a different language?

Other FAQs

Right now is not the time for me to become an Instructor but I am interested in the Evidence Bsed Birth® Professional Membership.  How can I enroll in that?

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