Online class descriptions

Understanding Birth eClass

Can’t come to a childbirth class? We’ll bring it to you! Consider the Understanding Birth eClass your go-to guide for answers you can trust on childbirth. This interactive online course covers essential information on labor and more, and highlights ways partners can help throughout the process. You’ll also get a sense of what labor is really like as you watch several birth stories. You’ll even have an opportunity to create your own birth plan!

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Allow 4-6 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • Pregnancy
  • Labor
  • Birth Stories
  • Comfort Techniques
  • Medical Procedures
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Newborns
  • Postpartum

What’s included?

  • Videos, animations, and optional read-along audio
  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities
  • Essential tools, including a birth plan checklist and contraction timer
  • Audio library with soothing sounds, lullabies, and relaxation exercises
  • PDF library, glossary, and web links
  • Class completion certificate

How it works:

Cost: $80

Visit planetreg.com/onlinechildbirth to register.

  • Once you purchase your seat to the eClass, we will email you login instructions.
  • You’ll have access to the class for 270 days. You will have access to the Parent’s Toolbox for 18 months.
  • Check with your insurance company for partial reimbursement of the class cost.
  • Register here for a FREE hospital tour.

Understanding Your Newborn eClass

Congratulations on your growing family! Since newborns don’t come with an owner’s manual, consider the Understanding Your Newborn eClass your go-to guide for infant care. This interactive online course covers essential information, including clear video examples of bathing, feeding and diapering, and lets you know when to call the doctor.  You will also stay organized with a variety of helpful checklists and trackers! 

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Allow 2-3 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • Newborn Traits
  • Newborn Behaviors
  • Crying and Comforting
  • Feeding
  • Diapering
  • Bathing, Nail Care & Dressing
  • Newborn Health
  • Newborn Safety

 What’s included?

  • Videos, animations, and optional read-along audio
  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities
  • Essential tools, including a breastfeeding and diaper log, appointment and milestone trackers, and supplies and safety checklists
  • Audio library with soothing sounds, lullabies, and relaxation exercises
  • PDF library, glossary, and web links
  • Class completion certificate

How it works:

Cost: $45

Visit planetreg.com/onlinechildbirth to register.

  • Once you purchase your seat to the eClass, we will email you login instructions.
  • You’ll have access to the class for 270 days. You will have access to the Parent’s Toolbox for 18 months.
  • Register here for a FREE hospital tour.

Understanding Breastfeeding eClass

Making the decision to breastfeed is one of the best things you can do for your baby! As with any new experience, you probably have lots of questions. Consider the Understanding Breastfeeding eClass your go-to guide for answers. This interactive online course covers the essentials, including clear animation and plenty of video examples. It lets you know when to call for help and includes partner tips throughout. You will also have the opportunity to track feedings with an easy-to-use tracker!

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Allow 2-3 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • How Breastfeeding Works
  • How to Breastfeed
  • When to Feed Your Baby
  • Getting Enough Milk
  • Breast Care
  • Breastfeeding Lifestyle

What’s included?

  • Videos, animations, and optional read-along audio
  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities
  • Essential tools, including a breastfeeding and diaper log and appointment tracker
  • Audio library with soothing sounds, lullabies, and relaxation exercises
  • PDF library, glossary, and web links
  • Class completion certificate

How it works:

Cost: $45

Visit planetreg.com/onlinechildbirth to register.

  • Once you purchase your seat to the eClass, we will email you login instructions.
  • You’ll have access to the class for 270 days. You will have access to the Parent’s Toolbox for 18 months.
  • Register here for a FREE hospital tour.

 

Understanding Infant and Child Safety eClass

Welcome to the Understanding Infant & Child Safety eClass, a unique online learning experience you can trust to give you the comprehensive information you need about how to keep your children safe from Day 1.

In this class, you will learn how to protect your little ones through instructive video clips, infographics, stories, and interactive games. You’ll also learn which accidents and injuries are most common, what you can do to prevent them, and how to be prepared in the case of an emergency.

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Allow 2-3 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • Car safety (car seats; heat stroke and carbon monoxide safety; frontovers and backovers)
  • Safe baby care (safe sleeping; pet, sibling and outside safety; sitter safety)
  • Safety products (safe baby equipment, childproofing products, safe toys)
  • Home safety (choking, suffocation and strangulation hazards; preventing falls; water safety; burn hazards)
  • Household poisons (poisons inside the home, outside and around the home)
  • Emergency preparedness (gun safety, fire safety, preparing for emergencies, infant CPR & first aid)

 What’s included?

  • Menu: Use the menu in the upper left corner when on a desktop or bottom of the page when on mobile devices to access any area of the class. Feel free to close it when not in use to maximize your screen.
  • Audio: Read-along narration is included on each page. Click the play button in the upper right corner of each page to play and pause it.
  • Videos: Videos are included throughout and provide essential information. You'll find standard play/pause, closed captioning, full screen, and volume buttons. 
  • PDFs: These downloadable and printable worksheets and checklists offer more in-depth learning. They can be found throughout the course and on the Links to All PDFs page at the end of the course.
  • Quizzes: Take a multiple choice quiz before and after each chapter to test your knowledge. There are also matching activities with new vocabulary terms learned in each chapter. (All of these are just for fun and are not graded!)
  • Want More?: These PDF worksheets and videos are considered “extra credit" to deepen your knowledge of the topic if you're interested.
  • Extended Activities: Each chapter ends with an area for you to apply what you have learned. You can access all of your notes any time from the Menu.
  • Bookmarks: Mark a page or video to return to later by clicking the bookmark icon in the upper right corner.  All items you have bookmarked are available on your student dashboard.
  • In-Line Notes: As you progress through the course, you can highlight anything important and add it to your notes.  All notes can be accessed on the lower left menu, below Resources & Tools.
  • Resources & Tools: Accessed from the Menu, it includes your "Parent's Toolbox," video library, safety-related FAQs, glossary, web links, and more.
  • Parent's Toolbox: Includes essential tools, such as a Home Safety Checklist, Baby Comfort Techniques, Emergency Kit Checklist, and more. (Access from "Resources & Tools.")

How it works:

Cost: $45.00

Visit planetreg.com/onlinechildbirth to register.

  • Once you purchase your seat to the eClass, we will email you login instructions.
  • You’ll have access to the class for 270 days. You will have access to the Parent’s Toolbox for 18 months.
  • Register here for a FREE hospital tour.