The Certified Newborn Baby Safety for Photographers course is designed to provide professional photographers with essential knowledge and skills to ensure the utmost safety and well-being of newborns during photo sessions. This comprehensive program equips photographers with the necessary tools and techniques to handle infants safely, while instilling confidence in parents by showcasing their certification in baby safety.

In this course, photographers will learn crucial safety protocols, industry best practices, and guidelines specifically tailored for working with newborns. Participants will gain a deep understanding of safe posing techniques, proper handling methods, and effective communication strategies to create a secure environment for the precious little ones.

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a prestigious certification, validating their knowledge and proficiency in baby safety. This certification will not only enhance their confidence in caring for newborns but also provide reassurance to families and employers about their commitment to maintaining a secure environment for babies.

Join us in this specialized training program and gain the knowledge, skills, and certification necessary to ensure the safety, comfort, and well-being of newborns during photography sessions. Let's create beautiful and cherished memories while prioritizing the safety of these little bundles of joy.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction - Syllabus

    • Intro

    • Lesson 1 - Your Safe Environment Video

    • Lesson 1 - Your Safe Environment

    • Lesson 2 - Your health

    • Health PDF

    • Lesson 3 Pre session guidelines and understanding

    • Baby Wellness Question Clause

    • Lesson 4 Training an Assistant or Guiding the parents

    • Lesson 5 Temperature

    • Lesson 6 - Working Outside

    • Lesson 7 Safe wrapping

    • Lesson 8 Safety On A Beanbag

    • Lesson 9 Bucket Posing Safety

    • Lesson 10 Bed Posing Safety

    • Lesson 10 Froggy Posing

    • Lesson 11 Stroller Posing

    • Quiz #1

    • Lesson 12 Froggy part 2 without an assistant

    • Lesson 12 Dreamcatcher

    • My tracking system - safety note

    • Safety with baby on the floor

    • Posing with siblings + family

    • Final tips

    • Closing thoughts

    • Final Quiz

    • Digital Badge


Your Safe environment

Your own Health

Your Studio Policies and Practices

Pre session guidelines and understanding

The newborns health and medical conditions

Training an Assistant or Guiding the parents

Studio temperature - Baby temperature

Safety on location

Safety in wrapping and handling newborns

Prop Safety

Yoga ball or floor work

Beanbag posing safety 

Advanced posing and safety - using props such as dreamcatcher, and hanging poses

Safety with siblings

Family posing safety

Dressing Baby - The umbilical cord and circumcision

July 27-28 - test your knowledge