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)


london: 4th-6th october
leeds: 18-20th october
london: 6-8th december
edinburgh: 13-15th december
york: 13-15th december


london: 13th-15th march
edinburgh: 17th-19th april
london: 3rd-5th july
edinburgh: 10th-12th july
london: 2nd-4th october
edinburgh: 9th-11th october
london:  4th-6th december
edinburgh:  11th-13th 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

2020 dates to be confirmed

end of life doula workshops


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