Parenting 101

Parenting 101

Congratulations! You are expecting a baby and it is an exciting time. The members of our Childbirth Education team at Flagstaff Medical Center are here to help you and your family prepare for this experience. We offer a variety of classes and services to give you the information and assistance you will need for birth and beyond. Classes are taught by Labor and Delivery nurses and certified and specially trained healthcare professionals. Early registration is recommended, as classes fill up quickly.

For more information on all CBE classes, please email

Course Description

Parenting 101 offers expecting and new parents an exciting evening of important parenting and infant development information. Topics include sleep, nutrition, development, signs of illness, managing parental stress and healthy family adaptation to a new baby. Attend this class before or after your baby is born. This class is a must for all expecting and new first-time parents. Babies are welcome!

The Parenting 101 Class was helpful, fun and interactive. We thoroughly enjoyed this class and recommend it to all expecting and new parents - Class participant

Class Dates 2018:

  • April 30th
  • June 25th
  • August 13th
  • October 15th
  • December 17th

All classes are from 6p-9p and are located in the NAH Education Center, 1000 N. Humphrey's St. STE  240-241, Flagstaff, AZ 86001.​


Registration and payment for classes can be made online by creating an account through our Learning Management System at:

Non-employees: If you know which class or program you would like to take, you may go directly to the registration site by following this link, NAH Learning Management System (LMS) for community members

Employees: If you know which class or program you would like to take, you may go directly to the NAH Colleague Portal,

Once logged into LMS, select "Search" at the top of the screen, select "Classroom" under the course type criteria and then enter the class name in the search box. This will provide a list of available class dates.

You may also contact the Childbirth Education office at If paying by check or money order, please make payable to  Northern Arizona Healthcare– Childbirth Education.

Important Information

Gift certificates and NAH employee discounts are available.

FMC now offers an income-based sliding scale, which is applicable to all courses and course package fees. If you are interested in applying for the sliding scale, please check the box regarding sliding scale on the registration form. You will need to verify household size and income.

For more information on our sliding scale or additional class fee discounts, please contact us at

Cancellation Policy

If you do not notify the CBE office at least 24 hours prior to the date of the class of your inability to attend and you do not show up for class, no reimbursement will be issued.

Additional Information

After registering online, you will receive an email from the Childbirth Education office confirming receipt of your registration. If you do not receive registration materials within 48 hours of your scheduled class, please contact the Childbirth Education office at Please include your email address and current phone number in any messages to ensure accurate delivery of your registration information.

If you would like to register for a class less than 24 hours before it is scheduled, please contact the Childbirth Education office before registering online to confirm that there are still seats available. Classes tend to fill quickly.

If your class is canceled due to severe weather conditions, the Childbirth Education office will notify you by phone. 

If your class is canceled due to low registration, you will be contacted by phone and other scheduling arrangements will be made/ or if desired, a reimbursement can be issued.

Class cost Employee cost Non-employee cost
Parenting 101 $20 $25
Labor Basics Package $92 $115
Preparing for Birth Package $96 $120
Baby and Parent Care Package $60 $75

The Labor Basics Package includes: Labor Basics; Breastfeeding Basics; Newborn Baby Care and Infant Massage; Boot Camp for New Dads and Parenting 101 class. That is a $25 savings.

The Preparing for Birth Package includes: Preparing for Birth; Boot Camp for New Dads, Breastfeeding Basics, Newborn Baby Care and Infant Massage and Parenting 101. That is a $25 savings.

The Baby and Parent Care Package includes Breastfeeding Basics, Newborn Baby Care and Infant Massage, Parenting 101, Family & Friends CPR and Safety for Infants and Children and Boot Camp for New Dads. That is a $25 savings!

Please note: Online registration is NOT available for packages. Please call the Education office at 928-773-2491 to sign up today.