Upcoming Practitioner Training Dates


Hypnobirthing Practitioner Training Course

Are you wanting to train to become a Hypnobirthing Australia™ Practitioner?

Please enter your details below to receive our Practitioner Training Information Pack where you will find information about our program, dates, course information and more about the certification process…

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Application Process

Please CLICK HERE to download the Practitioner Training Pack for further information and to schedule a quick chat with Melissa to discuss the requirements.

The total cost of the Hypnobirthing Australia™ Practitioner Training is as follows:
  • $2200 Practitioner Training (live training with Melissa Spilsted)
  • $350 Introduction to Childbirth Module (home-study) – if required
  • $350 Basics of Hypnosis for Childbirth Module (home-study) – if required

All prices are including GST.

Jessica Photo

The knowledge I gained was absolutely invaluable, and I now feel
confident and ready to progress as a Hypnobirthing Australia Practitioner.

Jessica Fletcher

Midwife (Northern Territory)

Practitioner Training Testimonial - Taylor Hewitt

I have walked away from the practitioners course feeling supported and
I am positive I will thrive under Hypnobirthing Australia's wing.

Taylor Hewitt

Childbirth Educator & Hypnobirthing Mama (NSW)

Practitioner Training Testimonial - Chelsea Brimble

It was so convenient to be able to do this course from home.

Chelsea Brimble

Midwife & Hypnobirthing Mama (South Australia)

Kasey Biggar - testimonial - WA Nursing & Midwifery Awards - Hypnobirthing Australia™ Birth Outcomes

I went into this program thinking it would make me a better midwife…
now I think I might become a successful business woman
and obtain great fulfilment in enriching people lives – wow what a thought!!

Kasey Biggar

Award Winning Midwife & Nurse (WACHS - Western Australia)

Practitioner Training Testimonials - Jemma

This course has been exactly what I, as a Midwife and what the community have been waiting for.
Inspiration and motivation to change the fear of childbirth into a positive outlook.

Jemma Vyas

Midwife (Melbourne)

A huge thank you. I really enjoyed the course. I’ve been to many courses over the years
and your work is the most professional so far. This will change Australian birthing!

Sharon Glasswell

Hypnotherapist (Canberra)

Practitioner Training Testimonial - Lisa Simpson

I want to let you know how much I LOVED the practitioner course!!! I was totally inspired and still am.
It was an amazing 3 days and i can't wait educate women and partners!

Lisa Simpson

Midwife (Victoria)

Practitioner Training Testimonial - Caitlin Dyer

I feel very confident after taking the course…it was so inclusive and
provided me with so much support both during and after the training. 

Caitlin Dyer

Nurse & Midwife (Brisbane)

Vicki Hobbs Photo

Best training program I have been to. Inspirational practitioners who work together in harmony
who all share the common goal... Absolutely love Hypnobirthing Australia!

Vicki Hobbs

Doula & Pregnancy Massage Therapist (Doula Training Academy - WA)

Practitioner Training & Certification


Our Hypnobirthing Australia™ Practitioner Training is a 21-hour course. The Practitioner Course is run personally by Melissa Spilsted.

In the Hypnobirthing Australia Practitioner Training Course, you will learn how to set up and run your Hypnobirthing classes with ease. As an experienced Adult Trainer, Teacher, Clinical Hypnotherapist, Hypnobirthing Practitioner and three-times hypnobirthing mother herself; Melissa Spilsted will guide you through the course content and teach you how to engage the participants of your classes. You will be provided with comprehensive hypnobirthing training and materials, which will give you the leading edge in your practice.

The course also includes information to help get you started in your hypnobirthing practice. By the end of your training, it is expected that you will have the tools required to confidently and successfully teach the Hypnobirthing Australia program.

The cost for our Practitioner training course is $2200.00 (incl. GST) plus any additional prerequisite course modules required which includes; all required Practitioner Training course materials (syllabus, lesson plans, scripts, birthing folio); advice on how to set up a viable and successful hypnobirthing business; expert training on how to engage your parents and enhance their learning experience; your first year’s membership fee (value $495); and your own listing page on hypnobirthingaustralia.com.au when certified.

Additional exclusive training materials such as PowerPoint presentations, modern birthing videos etc., are provided after certification requirements are met. You will be required to submit and pass assessment, obtain a First Aid Certificate, arrange for your own insurance and sign the Practitioner Agreement before becoming certified as a Hypnobirthing Australia Practitioner and receiving full access.

Australian College of Midwives 21 CPD Hours Recognised Activity. For participants who are trained midwives, this training is recognised by the Australian College of Midwives (ACM).

Your first year of certification and membership fee (from the date of training) is included in your Hypnobirthing Australia™ Practitioner Course (value $495). An annual renewal process, fee, completed Code of Conduct, valid First Aid Certificate (unless you have current medical qualifications), insurance and continuing professional development is required in order to remain certified to teach the program, have access to our teaching materials, ongoing support and keep your profile/listing page live on our website.



Please note that this course is only available to those who intend to teach the Hypnobirthing Australia/ Hypnobubs programs. The training and course materials are not to be incorporated into any other program or used to create alternative programs. This is a very strict term and condition for enrolment. You can click here to view our Terms and Conditions – Practitioner Training.

*Cancellation Policy

The deposit and self-study modules (once dispatched) are non-refundable.

Refunds for the residual amount of the course will be granted up to 30 days prior to the start date of the workshop or the enrollee may choose to apply the tuition fee to a later class with the same instructor, forfeiting the right to refunds at the future class. No refunds or transfers will be granted following that date. Should the event be cancelled by Hypnobirthing Australia™, a full refund is applicable, less any materials/self-study modules already received by the delegate. The event organiser reserves the right to make alternative venue arrangements should the need arise, including running the course via live online webinar series course format.

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