NICU-Specific Education

NICU-Specific Education

The NTCB has compiled this list of educational resources to aid neonatal therapists in identifying opportunities to enrich their clinical knowledge and support their educational needs in preparation for the neonatal therapy certification application. This list of educational opportunities is provided to potential applicants as a courtesy and should not be construed as endorsement by the NTCB or as preferred providers. Other courses of a similar nature, that are not mentioned, may also be used to fulfill the requirements for neonatal therapy certification. Education used to satisfy the requirement for certification must be evidence-based.

If there are additional educational resources related to neonatal therapy not identified on this list, please email the NTCB at with suggestions. Please also contact us if you find any outdated information or nonfunctional links so they can be corrected.

Please click the links provided to further investigate each educational opportunity.

Abbott Health Institute

Academy of Neonatal Nursing

Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy

American Occupational Therapy Association

American Physical Therapy Association

American Physical Therapy Association Neonatology Special Interest Group

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Annual Graven’s Conference on the Environment of Care for High Risk Newborns

Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists

Brazelton Center, UK

Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk

Caring Essentials Collaborative, LLC

CIAO Seminars

Contemporary Forums

Council of International Neonatal Nurses

Creative Therapy Consultants

DandleLion Medical (webinars)

Brown’s Medical (webinars)

Early Babies

Education Resources Inc (live courses)

Engage Grow Thrive

Feeding Fundamentals

Feeding Matters

FINE Level one, UCL London

Fragile Infant Feeding Institute

General Movements Trust

Gold Neonatal Online Conference

Huggies Healthcare

Ignite Neonatal Mentoring Program

Infant-Driven Feeding

Infant Health Policy Submit

Innara Health (webinars)

Lactation Education Resources

The Ladder Approach and The NICU Training Module

March of Dimes

Medbridge Education

NOMAS International

National Association of Neonatal Nurses

National Association of Neonatal Therapists

National Certification Corporation

Neonatal Therapy Review and Exam Prep Course

Med Ed On the Go

NICU Therapy Lab

NIDCAP Federation International

NICU Parent Network

Pampers Professional

Pediatric Academic Societies

Phillips Medical:

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions PT NICU Fellowship Program

Sensory Beginnings

Shaker 4 Swallowing and Feeding:

Synapse Care

Summit Professional Education

Vermont Oxford Network

Zero to Three Annual Conference

* Note some of the educational offerings may contain content that does not relate to the NICU.  Only those hours in education directly related to the NICU can be used to satisfy the educational requirement for Neonatal Therapy Certification.