As the premier doula certifying agency, DONA International sets a standard for the certification process that will allow student doulas to explore the world of doula work from the heart, head, and hands. There are several steps to becoming a DONA International certified doula and the certification process can take a few months, or for some, a few years.
The steps are straight-forward, and there are several people along the way to help.
DONA International has developed a suggested timeline for doula certification. To view the pdf timeline and expected cost visit Birth Doula Certification Overview.
Does the process of doula certification still seem confusing? Are you a more visual learner? Here’s an interactive tool to explain the process better! As always, let Melissa know if you have any questions, and just take it ONE STEP AT A TIME!