Learn the essentials of the microbiome in pregnancy, birth & breastfeeding from 11 world-leading professors. 90 mins. Not accredited for CEU's or CERPs.

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Course Created by Filmmakers & Authors

Toni Harman and Alex Wakeford

Toni Harman and Alex Wakeford

Books: Your Baby's Microbiome and The Microbiome Effect

Films: Microbirth, Freedom for Birth and Doula!

Course Contents: 90 Mins Total

The course content is divided into 2 sections:

  • Presentation 1 x 45 mins
  • 10 x Short videos - Total duration: 45 mins
  1. Introduction to the microbiome
  2. What is the microbiome?
  3. Microbiome and pregnancy
  4. How a mother's microbiome changes during pregnancy
  5. The microbiome and vaginal birth
  6. The microbiome and the developing immune system
  7. The benefits of skin-to-skin
  8. The microbiome and breast milk
  9. The impact of formula feeding on infant health
  10. The microbiome and C-section

Course Benefits

  • Lifetime access - no rush to complete the course
  • 24/7 online access - accross all computer and mobile devices
  • Downloadable scientific references
  • Downloadable session study guides
  • Printable instruction and list of contents
  • Printable certificate of completion

Group Discounts & Institutional Use

Discounts for groups?

  • Yes, of course! The more the merrier.
  • Everyone in the group will receive their own login and password to the course.
  • Everyone in the group can complete the course at their own pace and will have lifetime access.
  • Everyone in the group will be able to download all the handouts, the Certificate of Completion and receive the Continuing Education credits.

For a personalised group discount quote, please get in touch with the course creators via the Contact Us link below.

Institutional use?

If you would like the course materials for institutional use (large organisations, schools, colleges & universities) please use the Contact Us link below for a personalised institutional-use quote.

Contact Us

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Want to watch Microbirth?

If you want to see where it all started and watch our multiple award-winning film, then click here to watch it now!

Watch Microbirth the film

Your Instructor

Toni Harman
Toni Harman

Toni Harman is the co-director the of the multi award-winning documentary MICROBIRTH, author of the books THE MICROBIOME EFFECT & YOUR BABY'S MICROBIOME and MICROBIRTH ONLINE COURSE LEADER.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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