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Perinatal Health E-Learning for Professionals (HELP) Modules

The Alberta Perinatal Health Program (APHP), together with partners, developed E-Learning modules that includes preconception, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and newborn topics for health professionals. Perinatal Health E-Learning for Professionals (HELP) Modules are available on a web based electronic platform accessible 24 hours 7 days a week. Perinatal HELP modules mitigates the geographic challenges for health professionals providing perinatal care to access evidence informed education.


The purpose of the Perinatal Health E-Learning for Professionals (HELP) Modules is to:

  • Enhance the learning and skill development of perinatal health professionals
  • Build capacity at the local sites

Access is free of charge and restricted to:

  • Alberta Health Services staff, affiliated physicians and midwives working in an AHS perinatal clinical area.
  • Alberta Health Services staff and affiliated physicians working in Rural facilities
  • Alberta RN and LPN students whose final year senior practicum is in a perinatal clinical area.
  • Health Canada staff working in Alberta
  • North West Territories staff working in a perinatal clinical area

Registration Instructions

For RN and LPN Students
Review the registration instructions keyboard_arrow_right
  • For Jurisdiction select Alberta
  • Create a user name that is similar to your given and surname therefore the Perinatal HELP administrators can easily recognize you
    (eg. Name: John Smith - Username: JohnSmith)
  • Only use your Educational Institute email address (personal emails will not be processed)
  • Create a Password that meets the system’s security standards:
    • Must have at least 7 characters
    • Requires at least one number these special characters (!, @, #, %, ^, &, *, (, ), _,+, =, ., ?, /, \, |, <, >, {,}. [, ], :,;)
  • Create a security question and answer to be used to retrieve your forgotten password.
  • For Professional Designation choose: Nursing Student
  • For Where You Work Primary: select Student Placement; Section: select AHS OR Covenant Health and Site: select AHS hospital or Public health Unit OR Covenant Health hospital or Public Health Unit
  • Write in the name of your Instructor as the hiring manager.
  • Submit registration. A follow-up email from “no-reply@dapasoft.com” will inform you of your access.
  • Please note this activation may take up to three business days
For Health Professionals
Review the registration instructions keyboard_arrow_right
  • Select the jurisdiction you work for: Alberta, or Health Canada or Northwest Territories
  • Create a user name that is similar to your given and surname therefore the Perinatal HELP administrators can easily recognize you
    (eg. Name: John Smith - Username: JohnSmith)
  • Use your Alberta Health Services or Covenant Health email address.
  • Create a Password that meets the system’s security standards:
    • Must have at least 7 characters
    • Requires at least one number these special characters (!, @, #, %, ^, &, *, (, ), _,+, =, ., ?, /, \, |, <, >, {,}. [, ], :,;)
  • Create a security question and answer to be used to retrieve your forgotten password.
  • Choose your Professional Designation
  • For Where You Work Primary: choose Applicable Zone; Section choose Acute Care Hospital, or Public Health or Primary Care Network and Site choose Applicable Site.
  • Submit registration. A follow-up email from “no-reply@dapasoft.com” will inform you of your access.
  • Please note this activation may take up to three business days

Looking for a NRP Provider Course?

In Alberta, NRP Instructors are in all the facilities that offer obstetrical services. Please contact the education department or birthing unit and/or nursery at the hospital you are employed at to find out when the next provider course is, as the APHP is not notified about upcoming courses.