Course Facilitation

WOMBS Doula Courses are run by professional midwives in order to provide the highest standard of education. All the trainers are registered with the International Childbirth Educators Association and have worked as doulas themselves.

Please see the information below on each of our wonderful course facilitators below.

Irene Bourquin

Irene has been training Doula's in Cape Town since 2002 and continues to be a driving force within WOMBS

Barbara Hanrahan

Barabara created the WOMBS Childbirth Companion Training Course and runs courses in Johannesburg

Avis Coxon

Avis is a longstanding Doula with WOMBS who has gone further to become a Doula Trainer in Durban

Colleen Pedersen

Doula Training is now available in Port Elizabeth with Colleen Pedersen