Doula Training



Doula work is exciting and incredibly rewarding! You have the opportunity to change worlds. A mother who views her birth in empowering terms is more confident overall, helping her be a stronger individual, which in turn positively impacts on her relationships and family.

Carolyn Tranter has a Diploma in Childbirth Education, is a DONA International Certified Birth Doula, and a DONA International approved Birth Doula trainer. She has been working as a doula and Childbirth Educator since 1990 in New Zealand, Australia and Fiji and has provided birth and postpartum support to hundreds of families.

Carolyn is the Founder and CEO of Baby Beginnings and is committed to helping DONA International meet its mission of ‘a doula for every woman’.

Her experience and knowledge, along with DONA International’s comprehensive program, will give you all the confidence and training you need to work in this rewarding career.