Health Education

Understanding Cesarean Birth- Ascension Providence Hospital

Unable to attend a class at the hospital? Whether you are delivering with us or not--- we can help!



Get prepared for your upcoming planned cesarean birth! This interactive online course covers essential information about preparing for, having, and recovering from cesarean surgery, and it highlights ways partners can help throughout the process. You’ll also learn what steps you can take to make your cesarean birth a family-centered experience, including an opportunity to create your own cesarean birth plan.

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. The class will take about 2 to 3 hours to complete.

If you desire a more personal, face-to-face class with an experienced instructor/nurse, please consider attending our Virtual or In-Person courses instead. Get all the information included in our eClass, plus all of your personal questions answered. Visit our homepage to learn more.

Once you complete your registration you will receive a confirmation email with a one-time use code and instructions to access your class. For additional questions or if you are having trouble registering, please email

**Anyone from any hospital is welcome to take this course**

If you cancel your registration, a refund will be given if a cancellation request is received prior to the start of the class/program.