About Us

Antenatal Ireland are Cuidiú trained and registered antenatal educators who work throughout Ireland.


Antenatal Ireland Educators:


Have completed a two-and-a-half-year Diploma in Antenatal Education.

Are Licensed to practice by Cuidiú who are a nationwide parent-to-parent support group run by volunteer parents.

Undergo continuous education to maintain their licenses to practice and for quality assurance.

Are facilitators of presentations and lectures on antenatal education to health professionals and midwifery students.


There are antenatal courses and there are Antenatal Ireland Courses!

Antenatal Ireland courses follow a format that is unique in antenatal education in Ireland:


Small groups sizes allow time for questions and to get to know others.

Facilitated by highly educated professionals.

Evidence-based information imparted in an empowering, interactive and practical way.

All birth options are discussed so that you can work out how you’d like to approach labour, rather than telling you the ‘right’ way.

At times that suit you.