WHEN: 7-9th and 14-16th July 2024
Friday 6.30-8pm, Saturday 9am -5pm, Sunday 9am -1pm both weekends

Payment: Payment by instalments is available or you can use “Paypal Pay in 3” which has an even more flexible repayment scheme.  You may contact us if you have questions.  

Please see the full details below.  Also, if you hold a current Birthlight membership (renewable annually) then please login to receive your automatic members’ discount (pls see our FAQ’s for more info on membership).

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This Intensive online training, over 2 weekends, combines Nurturing Baby Massage, Baby Yoga  with pre-mobile babies and Interactive Yoga for parents/carers. This practice-based training will give you the skills and knowledge to start running your own classes for groups or 1:1s, or integrating the practices into home visits for family support, or combining with physiotherapy or occupational therapy.  Theory, baby development and scientific research are integrated into this course and inform the practices and perspectives presented.

7-9 and 14-16 July 2024

Friday 6.30-8pm, Saturday 9am -5pm, Sunday 9am -1pm both weekends

COST  £580/£545 new members/members 

Payment by instalments is available, contact us.


Who This training is open to:

  • Health professionals (nursery nurses, health visitors, family support workers) with a related interest
  • Childrens’ Centres Staff (child development practitioners, family support workers, outreach workers)
  • Yoga teachers with an interest in babies
  • ‘Mothers’ route to training’ (Birthlight apprenticeships)

Note: Applicants with no previous knowledge of infant development need to complete the anatomy and physiology pre-reading module as preparation for taking this course. 

Course Description Our intensive integrated online training, combines Nurturing Baby Massage, Baby Yoga and Interactive Yoga with babies for parents/carers.  

For more details see:

This course is taught  livestream on Zoom, this training is includes online learning, ensuring that students can review, practice, deepen and test their skills and knowledge beyond the course contact hours. The supporting resources are substantial and will involve an investment of time and commitment alongside the live interactive contact, and will enable you to create a professional range of enjoyable sessions of nurturing baby massage and baby yoga for babies from 4 weeks to pre-mobile. Contents can be adapted to suit your families’ and groups’ needs or individual pairs.

There is coursework to be completed following the course, consisting of a case study for 4 sessions, all of the forms for which are provided.  

This course can be followed by Birthlight Integrated Nurturing Baby Massage and Baby Yoga 2 which will:

  • Deepen your understanding of infant development to include older and mobile babies in classes
  • consider  the needs and challenges of older and mobile babies in a class and extend your repertoire of moves and practices to include them 
  •  Further your knowledge of gentle progressive yoga appropriate for mothers as they begin to heal and supportive practices for parents
  • offer a range of new ideas through the use of props 
  • Consolidate your confidence as a teacher able to offer classes for a range of baby needs and ages
Where UK/GLOBAL (blended and via Zoom)
When 7-9 and 14-16  July 2024

Friday 6.30-8pm, Saturday 9am -5pm, Sunday 9am -1pm both weekends

Why To receive a teaching qualification in Integrated Nurturing Baby Massage and Baby Yoga Level 1 from Birthlight or simply to further your own knowledge of Baby Massage and Baby Yoga.
How Format: Livestream Blended via Zoom

Tutor: Amelie Cresswell

The course will be taught live by the tutor in a Livestream course format via Zoom with online course component.  See our faq for details about the course format.  

Note: Zoom with broadband connection is a requirement (you will be emailed a Zoom invite link which will enable you to access the Zoom part of the course).  

Our technical support person will be available to assist you if necessary (please contact us if you require this).  

Birthlight annual membership fee is included in the price of this  course (worth £35 annually). If you are already a Birthlight member then to receive your Birthlight membership discount please login and it will be automatically applied.

Qualification Teaching qualification in Birthlight Nurturing Baby Massage and Baby Yoga Level 1 on completion of all teaching assessments, online quizzes and coursework.
Contact Hours 24 contact hours live on Zoom, all live sessions should be attended in full. 
Equipment Recommended: PC, Laptop or mobile phone and a good signal. 

A yoga mat and a suitable demonstration doll. 

If you wish to purchase a doll, we recommend the 60cm semi-weighted from:

Digital manuals and booklets will be shared with you:
BINBY 1 Manual
Nurturing Baby Massage Handbook
Baby Yoga Moves 1 Booklet

UK residents may purchase printed copies of the manual and booklets when available at cost +postage. 

NB: If you live outside of the UK we will only send digital manuals and booklets, you may wish to print them yourself. 

Max Participants: 16
New membership included in price? (y/n) Yes
Tutor created LearnDash material? (y/n) Yes


Additional information

Course Type

Full Course, Baby Massage only