Maternity Support Worker – Online



Product Description

Our training is designed to help people get into maternity support worker jobs within NHS and private hospitals as well as GP surgeries. This course is good for people who want to work as maternity support workers but don’t know much about the job or have any experience. It’s also good for people who want to go back to work after taking some time off.

Training Duration

This is an online training course with no time restriction. For clinical sessions and self-practice, we recommend purchasing basic clinical equipment such as a blood pressure machine, thermometer, finger oxygen saturation monitor, and urinalysis strips.

Training Content

  • Essential Care Standards
    • Role of the Health Care Assistant
    • Personal Development
    • Communication
    • Equality and Inclusion
    • Duty of Care
    • Person-Centred Support
  • Early labour support
  • Pre-Eclampsia
  • Postnatal support:
    • Breastfeeding
    • Nappy changing
    • Bathing
    • Lochia
    • Skin to skin
    • Bottle-feeding


After completing all the lessons, you will need to complete the Basic Nursing Skills training 100 multiple choice assessment test and 50 multiple choice assessment test for maternity support worker sessions. This means that you will have to complete 2 assessments in total. As soon as you pass your assessments, you will receive your certificates.