National Midwifery Institute, Inc. is a distance program dedicated to the preservation of community-based midwifery training and education. 
National Midwifery Institute, Inc. is MEAC-accredited.
Our curriculum supports woman-centered and pregnant person-centered birth and prepares graduates to meet national standards as described by the North American Registry of Midwives, the Midwives Alliance of North America, the MEAC Curriculum Checklist of Essential Competencies, and the California Midwifery Practice Act.

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NMI Certificate Program

Complete NMI's study and training program and qualify for state licensure and/or national certification as a Certified Professional Midwife

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NMI California Challenge

Combine your NARM CPM with NMI's Challenge Program for California Midwifery Licensure

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