Certified HUG Teachers

Benefits of becoming a Certified HUG Teacher:

  • Boost your knowledge, confidence and skills with young families
  • Increase your recognition as an expert in the birth and early parenting world
  • Gain specific tools to enhance individual and group parent education
  • Earn 6 Contact Hours credit (approved by NC Nurses Assn, CAPPA, DONA and ICEA)

Components of  online program:

  • Video course instructions  and  course outline
  • Required Reading:
    • Three professional articles
    • Three HUG Your Baby blogs
  • HUG Resources for Parents update ( individual and classroom)
  • HUG Parent Visits documentation form
  • (Optional) HUG Parent Class documentation form
  • HUG Reflections documentation of your experience using HUG Your Baby
  • Post-test and Course Evaluation

Pre-requisites for becoming a Certified HUG Teacher:

HUG Your Baby’s Online trainings offer today’s learners a number of benefits:

  • Six months to complete courses;
  • Convenient “Come and Go” format to fit into a professional’s busy schedule;
  • Elimination of costly travel and convention fees;
  • Computer, tablet, and mobile phone functionality.


Approved for 6 Contact Hours credit (from NC Nurses Association, ICEA, DONA, and CAPPA) until 3/1/2018.



Purchase Course:

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Conflict of Interest:

The faculty and the planning committee disclose no conflicts of interest relative to this educational activity.