doula preparation core workshop dates – childbearing year
(please note this is the workshop date and the home study portion can begin at any time. for all other courses than york and leeds there is a wysewomen breastfeeding session on the friday DAYTIME before the red tent starts)


edinburgh: 20-22nd september
york: 27-29th september
london: 4th-6th october
leeds: 18-20th october
london: 6-8th december
edinburgh: 13-15th december
york: 13-15th december


life of a birthkeeper advanced doula enrichment workshop dates


to be confirmed

breastfeeding workshops for lay supporters

note the above workshop is near skipton for leeds courses – please email sally directly to book at

details of the london and edinburgh breastfeeding workshops can be found here
NB in london and edinburgh there is always a breastfeeding workshop on the friday day of the weekend workshop (the red tent begins in the evening)

end of life doula course


isle of arran: 9-13th september (please note this is the three day training plus two day workshops)

end of life doula workshops


7th sept – griefwork and ritual
21st sept – griefwork and ritual
22nd sept – song, sound and silence
east sussex
19th october – griefwork and ritual
20th october – song, sound and silence
north wales 
17th november – kissing the sacred darkness
23rd november – griefwork and ritual

educators course

all four weekends to be completed

london 2019
weekend 1  26-29th april
weekend 2  26-28th july
weekend 3  6-9th september
weekend 4 8-10th november

edinburgh 2019
weekend 1 22-24th march
weekend 2 7-9th june
weekend 3 11-13th october
weekend 4 22-24th november
please note we travel an intensive 7 day version of this certification so may be updating as we book them in.

london 2020

weekend 1 24-26th april
weekend 2 12-14th june
weekend 3 4-6th sept
weekend 4 6-8th nov
edinburgh 2020
weekend 1 27-29th march
weekend 2 5-7th june
weekend 3 11-13th sept
weekend 4 20-22nd nov
intensives 2020
1-8th may – dorset – residential – more details to follow