Why choose a Twins Trust Northern Ireland Antenatal Online Course?

  • Free course funded by the National Lottery Community Fund NI
  • Tailor made for multiple pregnancies
  • Run by 2 trained midwives with experience in multiple births and a parent to multiples
  • Get lots of practical tips for the exciting journey ahead from the comfort of your own home
  • Get your questions answered in a friendly, non-judgmental environment.
  • Meet (virtually) others expecting twin, triplets or more and start to form a support network

Twins Trust is the leading UK provider of specialist multiple birth specific antenatal courses.

We recommend attending this course after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


What will I learn?

  • Packing your hospital bag
  • When to phone the hospital
  • Labour and birth
  • Knowing the signs of early labour
  • Stages of labour
  • Assisted delivery
  • Elective and emergency caesarean section
  • Pain relief
  • Premature babies, NICU and SCBU
  • Feeding
  • Coming home
  • COVID-19 update
  • Q&A in response to questions sent in advance of the course


What does the course include?

  • A 4 hour online interactive sessions (including a 30 min break)
  • Expert Multiple Birth midwives currently practising in Northern Ireland
  • Opportunity to meet (virtually) other people expecting twins, triplets or more