During your pregnancy (particularly if it's your first), you will likely be encouraged by your midwife or obstetrician to attend antenatal classes.
Generally your hospital or birthing centre will run these and you usually attend towards the end of your second trimester or beginning of your third. You just have to remember to ask your midwife about how you register onto these.
However, we found out about the NCT antenatal classes
through a friend of ours, who highly recommended them. The NCT (National Childbirth Trust) is a charitable organisation, so you do have to pay for these classes, but we found they were well worth the money. (more…)