Obstetric Epidural for Midwives

This is a free one hour training session for DHB Midwives and LMC's

Venue: will be confirmed in your confirmation email (check dates below TGA = Tauranga and WHK = Whakatane)

Before you can register on this course you must complete the Epidural and Spinal Anaesthesia (Obstetric) on-line course.

Click on the yellow tab below to go to our on-line login page and search for this course:

Epidural Spinal Anaesthesia

Once you have passed the pre-requisite, register onto the course (google form below).

Facilitator: Dr Heidi Omundsen, Consultant Anaesthetist

Cost:  Free


  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Risks, benefits and management of eqidural analgesia in labour
  • Emergency management of serious complications

Pump Management training can be provided at a later date which can be arranged via Vicky Beveridge - Specialty Clinical Nurse

Course Dates 2021

Course Time

TGA Thursday 11 February 1330-1500
TGA Thursday 10 June 1330-1500
TGA Thursday 14 October 1330-1500


To Register:





Last updated: January 19, 2021