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Interested in Training with Me?

I believe in keeping things simple.
How I work with my students reflects that.

Choose the option that meets your need the most right now...


You don't become an amazing birth assistant overnight. It take time and experience.

However, with my program, focus skill development and group coaching to keep you accountable you will get faster results to prepare you to work with community midwives and our birthing families than you would on your own. 


Black Sisters Birth Academy® Online Birth Assistant Program is an online curriculum-based birth assistant program designed for aspiring Black midwives and aspiring Black birth assistants that need a predictable program to get them working competently and confidently as a birth assistant within 6 months or less.

Most of my students in this program are either looking for a nurturing environment to develop their skill set with likeminded women who look like them and a place to call home to build community and network with other birth workers.


This program takes the guesswork out of birth work and provides you an advantage on becoming a competent birth assistant on your pathway to becoming a midwife for those preparing to take that next step.

In order to qualify for enrollment into Black Sisters Birth Academy®, you must:

Be a Black woman, 18 years old or older.

Be a High School graduate or the equivalent or higher.

Be an aspiring community midwife (Traditional Midwife, Certified Professional Midwife, Certified-Nurse Midwife, or Certified Midwife) or aspiring birth / midwife's assistant.


Be driven, determined and self confident.

Be a 100% committed to doing whatever it takes to succeed.

Be coachable and willing to do the work.


When you are looking for a more personalized touch the Hybrid Birth Assistant Program is your answer.

Black Sisters Birth Academy® Hybrid Birth Assistant Program is a blended learning program that combines the online program with a 2-Day In-Person Skills Training.

This program will accelerate your transformation by helping you to refine your skills as a birth assistant and give you the guidance needed to be career ready to work. The Hybrid program is offered once a year in Central Florida. Enrollment Closed for 2024 as of Friday, February 9, 2024; 11:59 PM EST.

What's Included

  • Black Sisters Birth Academy® Online Birth Assistant Program  

  • 2-Day In-Person Birth Assistant Skills Training: Group Skills & Drills and a 1-on-1 Coaching Drill Session

  • NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program) Hands-On Skills Checkoff Session

  • Hardcopy Birth Assistant Manual

  • Academy Tote Bag

  • T-Shirt: BIRTH It's What We Do

  • Certification of Completion

  • Breakfast & Lunch provided during trainings

  • Community, Sisterhood, Knowledge & Skills to Serve


Alexa Hughes

Black Sisters Birth Academy Birth Assistant training was the solution. The training was absolutely phenomenal. I am the only Black working birth assistant here in Kentucky. My results were A1. I was able to break all the barriers.

Jocequelene Pressley

It was important for me to take a Birth Assistant training with women that looked like me. Since taking the training I have completed all my requirements in order to sit for NARM and I plan on sitting for NARM to becoming a CPM.

Talena Cawthon

It's amazing...I found the beauty in the training when I first went into the training. I met some amazing women and even some future midwives. Being a birth assistant has helped me a lot…it has opened my eyes to so many things.


This learning program, and the information provided therein, is intended for educational purposes only and is provided as a service by Black Sisters Birth Academy®, a division of Black Sisters Midwifery Services, PLLC. In no event shall Black Sisters Birth Academy®  be liable for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages and/or any damages whatsoever resulting from the use of this learning program. This learning program takes commitment and dedication to achieve results, and if you are unwilling to do that, this program is not for you.

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