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  1. fayebalina

    fayebalina Well-Known Member

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    Hi all Im from the 3rd trimester. Im currently at college hoping to go on to uni to study midwifery, I was wondering if you could find the time to fill in the following questionnaire which I have wrote to find out how valuble NHS antenatal/parentcraft classes are (this has nothing to do with any NHS research, its purely for my course). Only fill it in if you've had a pregnancy which has gone into the antenatal class period (usually 28 weeks!)
    Just copy and paste the original questions in to your reply and put an X by your chosen answers.
    Thanks all, im aiming on 100 replies altogether so it would be much appreciated if you have the time and energy to fill it in
    xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx






    This questionnaire is part of a research project I am conducting within my college course. The answers will remain completely confidential, and you are under no requirement to give your name. You do not need to answer any questions you wish not to and you can withdraw from the questionnaire at any time.

    Please fill in the following questions with answers based only on your experience during your first pregnancy.

    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under
    21 – 30
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes
    No

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative
    Clinical
    Intimidating
    Helpful
    Relaxed
    Scary
    Confusing
    Welcoming
    Reassuring
    Pointless



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Parents to be

    Foetal development during pregnancy

    Pre and post birth Exercises

    Pain relief during labour

    Breathing Techniques

    Relaxation /meditation

    Terminology

    Labour signs

    Baby feeding

    Baby changing

    Baby bathing

    Baby Crying

    Baby sleeping

    Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour

    Work rights

    Birth plans

    Birth videos

    Item list for Baby and labour

    Question and answer session

    Other


    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No

    Thank you for taking your time to fill this questionnaire in and please feel free to add any additional comments.
     
  2. Lauz_1601

    Lauz_1601 Well-Known Member

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    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under x
    21 – 30
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes x
    No

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes x
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course x

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone x
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informativex Clinical x

    Intimidating Helpful x

    Relaxed x Scary

    Confusing Welcoming x

    Reassuring x Pointless



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal x
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Foetal development
    Parents to be during pregnancy x

    Pre and post birth Pain relief
    Exercises during labour x

    Breathing Relaxation /
    Techniques meditation

    Terminology x Labour signs x

    Baby feedingx Baby changing

    Baby bathingx Baby Crying

    Baby sleeping Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour Work rights

    Birth plansx Birth videosx

    Item list for Question and
    Baby and labourx answer sessionx

    Other


    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes x
    No


    Hope you can make out which answers are checked hun, if not let me know. Just curious as to what course your doing at college? I want to be a midwife aswell and have been rejected once
     
  3. stephlw25

    stephlw25 Well-Known Member

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    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under
    21 – 30 X
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes
    No X

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No X
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative Clinical

    Intimidating Helpful

    Relaxed Scary

    Confusing Welcoming

    Reassuring Pointless



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered X

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance X

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Foetal development
    Parents to be during pregnancy X

    Pre and post birth Pain relief X
    Exercises during labour X

    Breathing Relaxation /
    Techniques meditation X

    Terminology Labour signs X

    Baby feeding Baby changing X

    Baby bathing Baby Crying X

    Baby sleeping Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour Work rights X

    Birth plans Birth videos

    Item list for Question and X
    Baby and labour answer session

    Other


    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No X

     
  4. futuremum

    futuremum Well-Known Member

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    Hi

    Did not know if you want this as a pm or a normal post so here it is

    This questionnaire is part of a research project I am conducting within my college course. The answers will remain completely confidential, and you are under no requirement to give your name. You do not need to answer any questions you wish not to and you can withdraw from the questionnaire at any time.

    Please fill in the following questions with answers based only on your experience during your first pregnancy.

    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under
    21 – 30 X
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes
    No X

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes X
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course X

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend X
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative Clinical

    Intimidating Helpful

    Relaxed Scary X

    Confusing Welcoming

    Reassuring Pointless



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Foetal development
    Parents to be during pregnancy X

    Pre and post birth Pain relief X
    Exercises during labour

    Breathing Relaxation / X
    Techniques meditation

    Terminology Labour signs

    Baby feeding Baby changing X

    Baby bathing Baby Crying X

    Baby sleeping Mothers diet X

    Labour ward tour Work rights

    Birth plans Birth videos

    Item list for Question and
    Baby and labour answer session

    Other


    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No X
     
  5. *saulino*

    *saulino* Well-Known Member

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    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under x
    21 – 30
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes x
    No

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes x
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course x

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse x
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative Clinical x

    Intimidating Helpful

    Relaxed Scary

    Confusing Welcoming

    Reassuring Pointless x



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Foetal development
    Parents to be during pregnancy

    Pre and post birth Pain relief
    Exercises during labour

    Breathing Relaxation /
    Techniques meditation

    Terminology Labour signs

    Baby feeding Baby changing

    Baby bathing Baby Crying

    Baby sleeping Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour Work rights

    Birth plans Birth videos

    Item list for Question and
    Baby and labour answer session x

    Other


    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes x
    No
     
  6. Guest

    Hope this helps you hunnie good luck at getting 100!

    Please fill in the following questions with answers based only on your experience during your first pregnancy.

    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under
    21 – 30
    31 – 40
    40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes
    No

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course - There was only 2 classes though and it was, to say the least, crap!

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative
    Clinical
    Intimidating
    Helpful
    Relaxed
    Scary
    Confusing
    Welcoming
    Reassuring
    Pointless
    (As a young mum I was ignored as was my OH - it is not 'acceptable' in my area if you are not married to have a child)


    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Parents to be

    Foetal development during pregnancy

    Pre and post birth Exercises

    Pain relief during labour

    Breathing Techniques

    Relaxation /meditation

    Terminology

    Labour signs

    Baby feeding

    Baby changing

    Baby bathing

    Baby Crying

    Baby sleeping


    Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour

    Work rights

    Birth plans

    Birth videos

    Item list for Baby and labour

    Question and answer session

    Other
    (picked 10 but I think they are all very important)

    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No - ours was useless and no help to us as first time parents - if it was guarenteed to be useful and informative (and non-judgemental) then I might say yes.

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  7. minikins

    minikins Well-Known Member

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    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    21 – 30

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    All of the course

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Partner / Spouse

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative
    Helpful
    Welcoming
    Reassuring

    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    No

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Parents to be

    Foetal development during pregnancy

    Pain relief during labour

    Breathing Techniques

    Relaxation /meditation

    Labour signs

    Baby Crying

    Labour ward tour

    Item list for Baby and labour

    Question and answer session

    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
     
  8. Tiny Sue

    Tiny Sue Well-Known Member

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    Okay Fayebalina...hope this helps! Though I'm not in the UK and therefore the course wasn't NHS, my answers might do! *L*

    Sue


    1) Which age bracket best relates to you during your first pregnancy?

    20 or under
    21 – 30
    31 – 40 40 or over

    2) Were you offered NHS antenatal classes by your midwife / doctor?

    Yes
    No

    3) Did you attend any NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes
    No
    (If you answered yes please continue to question 4, if you answered no please move on to question 7)

    4) Which of the following best describes the number of NHS antenatal classes which you attended?

    Less than half the course
    Half or more of the course
    All of the course

    5) Who most commonly accompanied you to the NHS antenatal classes?

    Went alone
    Partner / Spouse
    Friend
    Family member
    Other

    6)Which of the following best describe the NHS antenatal classes which you attended? (Check all which apply).

    Informative
    Clinical
    Intimidating
    Helpful
    Relaxed
    Scary
    Confusing
    Welcoming
    Reassuring
    Pointless



    7) Which reasons best describe why you did not attend some or all NHS antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    Class / Course not offered

    Inappropriate time / place of class

    Uninformative
    Didn’t see the importance

    Felt uncomfortable (if so how)

    Other
    8 ) Did you attend any other antenatal classes? (Check all which apply).

    NCT
    Aqua natal
    Yoga / Pilate’s
    Other

    9) Please choose ten of the following options which you feel would be most important in an ideal course of NHS antenatal classes.

    Meeting other Parents to be

    Foetal development during pregnancy

    Pre and post birth Exercises

    Pain relief during labour

    Breathing Techniques

    Relaxation /meditation


    Terminology

    Labour signs
    Baby feeding

    Baby changing

    Baby bathing

    Baby Crying

    Baby sleeping

    Mothers diet

    Labour ward tour

    Work rights

    Birth plans

    Birth videos

    Item list for Baby and labour

    Question and answer session

    Other

    10) Do you think that all first time parents should attend NHS antenatal classes?

    Yes No
     

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