Breastfeeding Basics

For the safety of our patients and staff, this class is currently being offered virtually with a live instructor.

Mom breastfeeding her infant.

The prenatal breastfeeding class will help you understand the techniques and strategies needed to feel ready and confident to breastfeed your newborn. 

This class includes:

  • Orientation to successful breastfeeding
  • What to expect in the early weeks
  • Pumping and storage of breast milk 
  • Tips on dealing with breastfeeding challenges
  • How both partners can participate in feeding the baby

Both partners are encouraged to attend. It is recommended that this class be taken anytime in the last 2-3 months before your expected delivery date.

This class is offered both virtually with a live instructor and face-to-face. For virtual attendance, it is recommended that you have a baby doll or stuffed animal to allow for hands-on practice of skills.

Check out our class schedules below for all locations and for any questions please contact 336-713-MOMS or email

Parking and Directions

We recommend parking in Visitor Parking Deck B or C. Directions to the Birth Center Classroom from each of these parking decks are outlined below: