To qualify as a member of the Doula Association of Ireland, a doula must have completed an approved training course. Until assessment forms for the requisite number of births (three) have been submitted to the DAI, a doula is considered to be “under training”.
Abides by Doula Association of Ireland Code of Ethics
Abides by the DONA International Birth Doula Standards of Practice
Abides by the DONA International Birth Doula Code of Ethics
Attended a DONA approved Birth Doula Workshop
Completion of the Required Reading List
Completion of a Breastfeeding Class
Observation of Childbirth Preparation class (at least 12 hours of instruction time)
I completed my DONA International training course in October 2015 and am excited to be available to attend births that will count towards my full registration with DAI and DONA International.
As recommended by the DAI, as a doula under training, I am offering the following reduced rates for my services.