Gentle Venture’s offers scientific-based courses 

with decades of hands on experience


Gentle Ventures Course Offerings

Overview: Gentle Ventures provides comprehensive training that includes both basic and advanced methods in newborn care. Our aim is to offer students the most economical way to advance in this field. Our advanced topics include sleep training, sleep conditioning, reflux management, care for multiples, and preemie care, among others.

Courses Offered:

     1.   Essential Newborn Care - Edited Version

  • This special edition of the Newborn Care Specialist Course is our edited version of the full Newborn Care Specialist Course. 
  • It contains the necessary information to begin a career.  It does not cover advanced subjects.  
  • We created this course for the budget minded person.

     2.  Newborn Care Specialist Course:*

  • Covers every aspect of newborn care, including advanced topics such as sleep training and sleep conditioning.

     3.  Newborn Care Specialist/Newborn Nanny Course:*

  • Includes the entire Newborn Care Specialist course plus care for ages 4 months to 18 months. Also covers potty training.

    4.  Holistic Hybrid Newborn Care Specialist Course:*

  • Ideal for those who want to adopt green practices and provide postpartum support.
  • Includes natural modalities for both baby and mama, such as herbal remedies, homeopathic remedies, essential oils, and proven home remedies.

    5.  Holistic Hybrid Newborn Care Specialist/Newborn Nanny:*

  • Designed for those who want to extend their services beyond the initial three-month contract to become a Newborn Nanny.
  • Covers care for mama and potty training, traveling with baby, teething, separation anxiety, and includes all-natural modalities.

Additional Classes: Our courses also include unique classes not typically found in other programs:

  • Failure to Thrive
  • The Death of a Baby
  • Radical Attention Deficit
  • Taking Care of Mama
  • Baby Wearing
  • Communication
  • How to Conduct Consultations
  • Starting Your Own Business
  • Sleep Training and Sleep Conditioning

Lifetime Mentorship: Gentle Ventures offers lifetime mentoring with Nancy Hamm at no additional charge. Nancy is dedicated to supporting her students, promptly answering calls, texts, and emails. Unlike other courses that may charge for mentoring, we believe in providing ongoing support to our students at all times.

Enroll now to gain comprehensive, advanced knowledge and lifetime support in your journey as a Newborn Care Specialist.


Gentle Venture's courses are approved by the Newborn Care Specialist Association for certification and the Holistic course is also accredited by the International Maternity and Parenting Institute and the American Academy of Drugless Practitioners

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