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Become a Certified Placenta Encapsulation Specialist

Get Certified through our Placenta Encapsulation Certification Training Course

Why you should complete your placenta encapsulation certification through Afterglow

Afterglow Placenta Encapsulation is passionate about caring for the postpartum mom and doing so at a high standard that has no equal. We strive to make amazing postpartum care the “norm” for every new mother. There is so much we can do to make the postpartum period an enjoyable one. It doesn’t have to be—nor should it be—a miserable time of adjustment and hormone craziness. It should be a time of contentment and bliss for every new mom as she gets to enjoy and bond with her new little one.

By certifying with Afterglow, you will be given the tools to bring the bliss back into postpartum. You’ll be given in-depth knowledge of how the placenta works and why it beneficial. The training you will receive will be of the highest quality and you will feel confident in working with your clients and local hospitals. We offer nothing but the best placenta encapsulation certification available.

Online, Self-Paced Study- $497

This course can be done at your own pace and on your own time! 


  • Build Your Business
  • Anatomy of the placenta
  • Benefits of maternal placental consumption
  • Diseases and abnormalities of the placenta
  • Different methods of encapsulation, consumption, and use of the placenta and how each are beneficial for different reasons
  • Working with hospitals and clients
  • Preparation protocols with video tutorials
  • Featuring multiple course modules of placentophagy training that can be completed online. Once coursework is completed, you’ll take a final exam.

Course duration?

Afterglow’s Placenta Encapsulation Certification can be completed in as little as 2 weeks and should take no more than 12 months.  It all depends on each student’s life and time dedicated to the course. We want to work around your schedule (we know you’re busy!) so take as much or as little time as you need. We have no membership requirements. Ever.

Available Online Training Courses

Compare Afterglow to other training programs

What’s Included Afterglow Other Program 1 Other Program 2
TCM-inspired Encapsulation Training Yes Yes Yes
Placenta functions Yes Yes Yes
Benefits Yes Yes Yes
Placenta art Yes Yes Yes
Future support Yes Yes Yes
Working with clients Yes Yes Yes
Working with hospitals Yes Yes Yes
Supply list Yes Yes Yes
Risks Yes No Yes
Professional training staff Yes No Yes
Organized training program Yes No Yes
Salves Yes Yes Yes
Training in other methods of Encapsulation Yes Yes Yes
Basic tincturing Yes Yes Yes
Advanced tincturing Yes No No
Video Tutorials Yes Yes Yes
In-depth placenta anatomy Yes No Yes
Local hospital policies Yes No Yes
Federal laws and regulations Yes Yes Yes
Business Classes Yes No No
Membership fees No Yes Yes
Online training option Yes Yes Yes

Why use Afterglow for my certification?

  • Safety and sanitation training
  • In-depth knowledge of placenta anatomy
  • In-depth training on functions of the placenta
  • Training multiple preparation methods (including TCM)
  • Incorporation of aromatherapy
  • Professionalism
  • Full postpartum follow-up care and support
  • Knowledge of state laws and specific hospital policies regarding placenta release
  • Passionate specialists who love what they do
  • Placenta art
  • Business classes to help jumpstart your birth business
  • NO membership fees!!!

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