NBO Refresher Course

A brand new course for anyone who has trained in the Newborn Behavioural Observations and would like the to opportunity to refresh their knowledge and skills in this tool. Scroll down to find out more and book your place!


Who is this course for and what is involved?

This course is designed for those who have completed the NBO two day training and want to update their knowledge. You may have certified but are now in a new job and need an update. You may not yet have certified and would like to revisit the NBO elements to help you with certification. You may have certified some time ago and would like to have an update.

This is a one day course taught online via Zoom. The course consists of discussions, demonstrations, powerpoint presentations and video clips.

View course programme HERE

Please note: all attendees will need to have their NBO kit and manual with them when attending the refresher course (this will have been provided at the original NBO course you attended).

Learning Outcomes

  • Review how to administer the 18 items in a way that facilitates the baby’s best performance
  • Identify and understand the relationship between the key neurobehavioural systems in the newborn period
  • Consider how the infant’s cues during the NBO can be used to support parent’s understanding of their baby’s behaviour

How to Book

You can book as an individual on one of our upcoming courses.

Available course dates are shown on the booking page.

Large group bookings

If you have between 12 and 20 people we can arrange a course for your group – read more on the group bookings page or get in touch with our training manager: tiffany@brazelton.co.uk