A traditional birth attendant is a skilled member of the community who is dedicated to safe birth practices and is trained to attend normal uncomplicated births. IRM values traditional birth attendants serving a large majority of the developing world as a reliable resource to women worldwide. It is our hope that by training well-equipped traditional birth attendants, we can reduce the maternal and newborn death rate around the globe.
This certification is reserved for indigenous Midwives and birth attendants in low resource and high risk settings.
Please complete the initial registration form. Once you have completed the digital registration linked above, please download and complete the forms below.
Please scan/photograph and submit the completed forms via email.
Once approved, we will contact you with further instructions and to determine your income based exam fee that ranges from $20-100 USD.
** Exam can be taken orally upon request
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