Course Module

Breech Birth (2018) - Microsoft Word document*

*NOTE: NMI's Study Group module formatting guidelines specify that students provide the text of each question, followed by a blank line and then their response. Sometimes cutting and pasting from the above pdf version causes formatting issues in your word processing document. If this occurs, please use this Microsoft Word version of the module for easier cutting and pasting.

Online Resources




There are many videos on breech birth online. We strongly encourage you to watch as many as you can so you can begin to “know normal” and see how breech works as well as when it is time to intervene.

Breech Water Birth at Home

This is a midwife attended breech at home in New Zealand where breech is considered normal out of hospital. The midwife patiently waits for the delivery of the head. Great learning video