Prepare for Your Baby's Arrival

Childbirth Education Classes

Attending childbirth education classes can help prepare you for delivery and increase your comfort level in caring for your newborn. The Birthplace at Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas is honored to be a part of this exciting time in your life!

Classes fill quickly, so please call us at 702-388-4888 or register online (see registration links below) at the beginning of your second trimester. Our classes are listed below:

Birthplace Tours

The Birthplace at Spring Valley Hospital offers weekly tours to expectant families. If you are interested in birthing at Centennial Hills Hospital, please feel free to join us. Tours are held every Sunday. Children are welcome to attend. Tours start at 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Please meet in the Birthplace lobby. Children under the age of 16 years are prohibited during flu season (September - March). The ability to view a labor room is not guaranteed.

Dates: One Sunday a month at 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Location: Meet in the waiting area of the Birthplace
Price: Free 

Call 702-388-4888 to schedule your tour or register online.

Register online

Childbirth Preparation Class

Whether you are first-time parents or have not had a baby in several years, this course can help you prepare for the childbirth process. Prenatal nutrition, labor, medical procedures, and pain relief methods will be covered, including vaginal and cesarean births, induction of labor, epidurals, breathing techniques, relaxation and more! Expectant mothers are encouraged to bring a support person along for the class.

Dates: Wednesdays (6 to 8 p.m. for two weeks) or Saturdays (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Location: Conference Room B
Price: $40 per couple

Start classes one month before your due date. Bring two pillows and wear comfortable clothes.

Call 702-388-4888 to schedule your class or register online. Registering for the first date of the month registers you for both classes.

Register online

Breastfeeding Class

Breastfeeding is a positive choice for you and your new baby. A certified lactation consultant will provide you with the tools necessary for a successful experience and give you the confidence to succeed! We ask that you bring a stuffed animal for demonstration purposes. Topics include breastfeeding basics (for cesarean delivery and vaginal delivery), positioning, latch-on, weaning, jaundice and dealing with challenges. Strategies for moms returning to work will also be discussed. Women are encouraged to ask their partner or a friend to attend the class with them.

Dates: One Saturday a month
Times: 10 a.m – noon
Location: Conference Room B
Price: $15 per couple

Register online