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Prospective parents of twins on a Tamba Antenal Course

Scottish Antenatal Short Courses


Mutliple Matters Antenatal Courses 

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The course aims to provide expectant couples of multiples in Scotland with information on multiple pregnancy and support and advice on health and wellbeing during pregancy and the first few months following delivery. The session is delivered a registered midwife with multiple-specific experience and runs from 10am - 3.30 pm with a break for lunch (light lunch is provide). The small group numbers allow everyone to get to know one other and many stay in touch with each other after the course, finding a vital support network for when their babies are born.

  • Birth and delivery choices for multiplesProspective mother and father of twins with manequin babies on a Tamba course
  • What to expect in labour
  • How to cope with pain and what choices are available for pain control
  • Weighing up vaginal versus Caesarean birth
  • How to make Caesarean birth special if that is your chosen option
  • Recovery after a Caesarean birth
  • Prematurity
  • What to expect in a Special Care Baby Unit
  • How to breastfeed or feed more than one baby
  • Routines and sleeping

All course attendees receive a free copy of the Healthy Multiple Pregnancy Guides.

This session is sponsored by Awards for All Scotland and is therefore free to attend however must be booked in advance through the tamba webshop as places are limited to 14.  A light lunch is provided.  Please note that Terms and conditions apply, particularly if you need to cancel for any reason.

See our Frequently Asked Questions for further information, (including info on venues).

We recommend waiting until after 20 weeks into your pregnancy to attend an ante-natal session.

Course Dates


13th May 2017 please email helenpeck@tamba.org.uk to book


10th June 2017. Please emal helenpeck@tamba.org.uk to book


4th March 2017 please email helenpeck@tamba.org.uk to book

8th July 2017 please email helenpeck@tamba.org.uk to book


29th April 2017 please email helenpeck@tamba.org.uk to book - COURSE NOW FULL TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST PLEASE EMAIL helenpeck@tamba.org.uk



to book a place on any of the above courses please contact helenpeck@tamba.org.uk for further details 

 The above courses are currently free of charge due to funding from Awards for All Scotland, advance booking is required. A light lunch is provided. We advise attendance from 20 weeks gestation.

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