Online courses on motherhood: using online learning to help women

In 2020 schools and universities around the globe were shut down, and students of all ages sat behind their screens to replace their in-class learning with the novelty of online learning. Furthermore, many resorted to online courses on different topics during the lockdown. Until online learning became part of our daily lives and is no longer related to a pandemic. In this article, we will tell you how we in Omooma provide online courses to make Arab women’s lives easier.

Nauras Abul Haija Editor in Chief
Nauras Abul Haija
Published on:Sep 8th 2022 |Updated on:Jun 10th 2024
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Motherhood and the need for Knowledge

Whether you are pregnant, have a baby, or are planning to conceive, you must have dozens of questions. Unlike what many presume; that motherhood is natural and doesn’t require any training, it turned out that when empowering mothers with the knowledge they become more capable of experiencing stress-free motherhood. Motherhood requires constant training at its different stages because although it is lovely and unique, it is the hardest thing a woman will do in her life.

How can online courses provide enough knowledge?

Although online courses are still a developing trend, many educational platforms’ experiences showed that when experts and doctors provide educational content with detailed information, that is presented in high quality and professional format, provided through a dedicated online learning platform, these courses offer the same knowledge and value as face-to-face courses.

Online learning: a busy woman’s best friend!

When a woman is planning to conceive, she needs consultation from a fertility expert, a mental health professional, a nutritionist, and other experts. But will she have the time to visit all of them in their offices? The same thing applies during pregnancy, despite the regular prenatal visits, the pregnancy symptoms along with the constant physical changes will incite many questions. A pregnant woman will not be able to visit her OBGYN every day to ask those questions. This will require time, effort, and money. These reasons in addition to the woman’s work and her other family responsibilities make online learning a busy woman’s best friend. You don’t have to spend time and effort just watch the online courses you need from the comfort of your home and at any time.

Topics covered in Omooma’s online courses

  • Fertility and ovulation 

In this course, our experts who are among the best fertility and OBGYN experts in the region provide Arab women with detailed information on everything related to male and female fertility, and the factors affecting it. In addition to a guide through the different fertility treatment options, and detailed information on different methods of contraception. After watching this comprehensive video course with your husband, your journey through the attempts to conceive will be clearer and less stressful.

  • Preparing for Pregnancy 

We teamed up with several amazing experts from different fields to produce this course. It features doctors, nutritionists, mental health professionals, financial experts, and even a yoga instructor. To provide you and your husband with all the information you need to be better prepared physically, mentally, and financially before pregnancy. After watching these classes, you will be eager to become a parent.

  • Stages of Pregnancy 

From the early pregnancy symptoms to the cravings, and the growth of your fetus, our experts will be with you in every step of this unforgettable nine months journey. Our experts will offer guidance so that you have a healthy pregnancy, you will learn about prenatal care, tests, symptoms to watch for, and possible complications. You will know how to financially plan for your birth and many other useful tips about your physical and mental health during pregnancy.

  • Second pregnancy preparation 

Going through pregnancy and birth for the first time won’t make you an expert as you might have hoped. You still need knowledge and guidance. Pregnancies and births differ from one baby to another. Therefore, we gathered several experts to prepare you in the best way possible for the best pregnancy.

  • Labor

In the video lessons included in this comprehensive course, you will learn about the signs and symptoms of labor, how to create a birth plan, and what to put in your hospital bag. You will also learn about VBAC and other related topics from top medical professionals.

  • Stages of labor 

Learn about the different stages of labor, when to go to the maternity hospital, and about the available pain management options. You will also learn about the baby essentials you need to prepare before the arrival of your little one. Don’t forget to watch these courses with your husband so that he too is well-prepared for this exciting experience.

  • Miscarriage 

The scary ghost floating on top of all pregnant women. Learn from our experts about the types, causes, and signs of miscarriage. In addition to the risk factors, and how to prevent them. Our OBGYN and mental health expert will guide you through the best recovery after such an ordeal.

  • Postpartum 

We gathered the best experts in different fields to accompany you in this course, to offer you an easy and positive postpartum period. Our prenatal and postnatal Yoga instructor will show you the best exercises during this stage, and our nutritionist will give valuable advice on your diet during postpartum. Our mental health expert will give you practical advice on postpartum depression and our doctors will help you properly recover.

  • Breastfeeding 

This is the topic that carries the most inquiries from new moms. Therefore, we gathered top experts to best guide you in this journey. You will learn about the best foods for breastfeeding moms, increasing milk supply, nipple problems, milk pumping and storage, and weaning, in addition to many other related topics.

  • Baby care 

We teamed up with a pediatrician, a psychomotor therapist, a midwife, and other experts to design several courses on different topics related to baby care. From the first moments after birth, until your baby’s first steps you will find in our classes information and guidance on baby sleep, growth, nutrition, and health so that you care for your little one in the best ways you can.

  • Life after the baby 

Don’t worry we won’t leave you through this experience unguided. You will learn in this course from our excellent experts everything you need about marriage after the baby, sex after giving birth, returning to work after maternity leave, and choosing the best care for your baby. In addition to financial planning and valuable advice on savings whether you are a working mom or not.

What are you waiting for? Register now in our comprehensive video courses and enjoy the best knowledge anytime and anywhere!

Also check out Omooma platform: a source as trusted as your mother

Nauras Abul Haija Editor in Chief
Nauras Abul HaijaHead of Content in Omooma

Nauras is a mother of three, and the Head of Content of Omooma platform. She holds a master’s degree in French language and literature from the USA. She studied French following her passion for languages, she speaks 6 languages, 4 of them fluently. Before dedicating her career to creating and Marketing content, her professional experience included secondary education, higher education, translation, editing, writing, and managing web content. She has a great interest in all topics concerning motherhood and raising children, with a special passion for education.

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