MAM Emergency Skills Course for Midwives
The MAM Emergency Skills for Midwives (ESM) course includes an intensive series of hands-on birth emergency scenarios with a small group (up to 3 participants). Each scenario is followed by debriefing and discussion. The course includes a discussion of new evidence and theory in birth emergency management.
Purchase the manual and online exam through canadianmidwives.org/esw/
Provide evidence to the course organizer that you have successfully completed the online test. Minimum passing grade, 80%.
Reminder: you need to be off-call the night before the workshop.
NEW: MAM will try to accommodate moving a registration to a different date up to 21 days in advance of the course.
Cancellation is subject to cancellation fees.
If a cancellation or transfer request is made between 7-21 days before the course, a fee of $50 will be deducted from the refunded registration fee. If cancelled less than 7 days prior to the course, the cancellation fee is $100.
Refunds for cancellations or transfer request within 24 hours of the course or no shows will be considered on a case by case basis and only considered under exceptional circumstances. 24 hour cancellation is subject to $100 fee.
Note: The schedule for upcoming courses has changed. This may affect which course you need to register to maintain currency for CMM registration. Please review the schedule below.
February 17, 2023 (Morris)
September 15, 2023 (Winnipeg)
November 17, 2023 (Niverville)
February 2024 (Winnipeg)
June 2024 (Thompson)
September 2024 (Brandon)
February 2025 (Winnipeg)
June 2025 (location TBD)
September 19, 2025 (location TBD)
November 21, 2025 (location TBD)