NEWBORNE CARE SPECIALIST(NCS)
-2 Days and 20 hours
-4 weeks class and 100 hours
-60 hours class, 40 hours clinical .
– 6 weeks class and 140 hours
-100 hours class,40 hours clinical
Newborn Care Specialist Workshop
The Newborn Care Training Academy course instructs and educates individuals on the care of a newborn (birth-3 months).Care techniques cover the profession of a newborn care specialist, basic newborn care practices, feeding, nutrition, breastfeeding, managing multiples, special consideration for premature infants, sleep and sleep conditioning, issues and ailments, and the care of a postpartum mother.
WHAT IS A NEWBORN CARE SPECIALIST?
A Newborn Care Specialist is an individual trained and skilled in newborn care. Caregivers are more than just nannies, they know the ins and outs of newborn development and have specialized newborn training. They provide unique expertise in all aspects of newborn care, parental education, and support. Their job is to help nurture and care for newborns while providing guidance and education for the parents. A Newborn Care Specialist’s goal is to reassure new parents and help make the transition enjoyable.
HOW LONG IS MY CERTIFICATION VALID?
The ICNCS certification is valid for two years. At the beginning of your 2nd year of certification, you will receive a courtesy email to remind you that your certification will soon expire. You may renew your ICNCS certification with 20 hours of continuing education and proof of an additional 500 contact hours. You will be required to re-certify every two years.