Childbirth & Parenting Classes
We offer classes for expecting and new parents. These classes are taught
at the Huntington Hospital located in Pasadena, California.
Perinatal Health Education
Our childbirth preparation program focuses on pregnancy through the birth
of your newborn. We suggest that you take all classes to ensure comprehensive
preparation for the exciting changes that are in your future.
Click here to find the full schedule of our Perinatal Health Education
classes and register online.
You can now register for our Perinatal Health Education classes online!
If you have any questions or encounter any issues, please call us at (626)
397-8768 or email: Perinatal.Edu@huntingtonhospital.com.
We recommend you sign up for classes by your fifth month, and begin attending
classes by your seventh month of pregnancy. All classes should be completed
one month prior to your due date.
Perinatal Health Education Classes
Click on each class title to view the class schedule.
Our Maternity Tour is designed to help you prepare for your birth at Huntington
Hospital. Information will be provided regarding our admissions process
and services, followed by a guided tour of the labor & delivery and
postpartum areas. This tour is free of charge and designed for expectant
mothers and her support person.
Click here to register online. Please note - starting with July tour dates online registration is required.
You can also download our Maternity Tour flyer.
These 3 classes address signs of labor, when to go to the hospital, the
process of labor, pain medications, cesarean birth and the role of the
This 2 part series investigates bath-time, diapering, how to calm a fussy
baby, recognizing signs of illness and newborn behavior.
Expectant mothers and fathers learn about nursing positions, attachment,
milk supply and how to know the baby is getting enough.
CPR class is for parents and caregivers of infants and children. It teaches
CPR, obstructed airway procedures for infants and children and discusses
Mommy & Me
This fun class includes song-time with baby, parachute play, and bubble-time.
There is group discussion on a wide variety of baby and parent related
topics. The baby should be between the ages of 8 weeks and 9 months to
participate in this class.
Cancellation / Refund Policy
Please contact us in writing for class cancellations. You can fax a cancellation
(626) 397-2923 or email us at
- We must receive your cancellation request in writing, 72 hours before a
given class is scheduled to begin in order to obtain a refund. In the
event that you're registered for a two-class series, the cancellation
must be received 72 hours before the first class in that series.
- If you are rescheduling, please cancel the original class selection by
writing and sign up for a new class selection online.
- Please note there is a $10.00 administrative fee for each class cancelled,
rescheduled or changed to another date. No refunds are given after the
date of a class.
- If the Perinatal Health Education department cancels a class you will be
notified and the full fee will be refunded.
Unfortunately we do not allow anyone to attend a class without pre-registration
and pre-payment. Attending class without pre-registration and pre-payment
may result in the instructor asking you to leave as there may be no space
available in the class. Payment for the class is a requirement.
If you require special attention while attending our classes or have additional
questions, please contact us directly at: (626) 397-8768 or email us at