Participants must have basic knowledge of the process of birth.  Therefore, it is recommended that the following prerequisites be completed prior to the beginning of your course:

  1. Verify and/or pay for DONA International Membership  (Recommended)
  2. Read five books from the approved reading list, and the DONA international position paper
  3. Complete the basic self-knowlege assessment tool
  4. Provide documentation that you completed the breastfeeding course