Supporting midwives throughout your career


The CPD Midwifery Program supports practicing midwives in BC and across Canada through continuing professional development. Learn how to build a midwifery practice, provide essential emergency skills and support pregnant patients and newborns. 

By attending CPD programs you will remain up-to-date on essential skills by attending conferences, workshops and webinars related to perinatal health across the patient journey. 

Help shape future CPD for midwives

To help identify areas of educational development and improvement, you’re invited to participate in a needs assessment to share your interest in CPD and the types of programming you would like to see.  

You are encouraged to participate by completing this short, anonymous survey by June 30, 2024.  


  • Support at-risk and unwell newborns

  • Update your emergency skills
  • Create a gender-inclusive practice 


Midwifery Learning

We offer learning activities that meet your needs as a midwife. 

Free online learning for midwives:

  • Midwifery Emergency Skills
  • Midwifery Immunization Communication
  • Midwifery Materials Management
  • Gender-Affirming Perinatal Care

Courses and workshops for midwives:

  • Hormonal Contraception
  • Induction and Augmentation of Labour
  • STI Screening & Treatment
  • Communication and Documentation
  • Safe Prescribing for Midwives
  • Surgical First Assistant
  • Perineal Repair Workshop


View and register for midwifery learning 



The UBC CPD Midwifery Program was established in 2017 as a consortium between the UBC Midwifery Program, the Midwives Association of BC, and the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives