Natural Contraception Educator Training

Embark on Empowerment: Unveiling the Journey of a Natural Contraception Educator

Natural Contraception, often termed Fertility Awareness, stands as a beacon of empowerment in the realm of reproductive health. At its core lies a profound understanding of the intricate dance of the menstrual cycle and the body’s innate signals. The role of a Natural Contraception Educator transcends conventional contraceptive methods, delving into a holistic approach that empowers individuals and couples to make informed decisions in harmony with their bodies.

The Natural Contraception Educator course curated by Cyclical School is a transformative and comprehensive 4-month programThis program includes two semesters, 10 modules of in-depth group study, covering topics from the history and evolution of the menstrual cycle, contraception and fertility to the effective use of natural fertility awareness methods to avoid or achieve pregnancy, and preconception care. 

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Become a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator

This 4 month training over 2 semesters is currently underway for 2024.
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Unveiling Fertility Cycles and Natural Contraception Methods

Understanding the Menstrual Cycle

The menstrual cycle, a symphony of hormonal shifts encompassing menstruation, the follicular phase, ovulation, and the luteal phase, unveils the body’s intricate rhythm. Mastery of these phases is pivotal in deciphering fertility patterns, empowering individuals to grasp their reproductive cycle’s intricacies.

Recognising Fertility Signs

Empowering individuals with the skill to discern fertility signs heralds a profound understanding of the body’s cues. Educating on subtle shifts in cervical mucus consistency, basal body temperature fluctuations, and other physiological markers becomes instrumental in delineating fertile and non-fertile periods.

Natural Contraception Methods

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The Billings Cervical Mucus Method

Immersing in the observation of cervical mucus changes serves as a cornerstone for determining fertility. Delving into the nuances of cervical mucus consistency as a reliable indicator of fertility patterns becomes pivotal in the natural contraception journey.

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BBT Temperature Method

Understanding the ebbs and flows of basal body temperature unveils fertile windows. Guiding individuals in monitoring temperature fluctuations empowers them to discern optimal periods for conception or contraception.

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The Rhythm Method & Other Techniques

Exploration of an array of natural contraception techniques extends beyond cervical mucus and BBT monitoring. This includes the rhythm method and a spectrum of other techniques, each with its efficacy and alignment with individual needs.

This segment of the Natural Contraception Training Course dives into the intricate dance of fertility cycles and the spectrum of natural contraception methodologies. Empowered with knowledge spanning menstrual intricacies and diverse natural contraception techniques, practitioners emerge poised to guide individuals and couples towards informed choices aligned with their reproductive goals.

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8 steps to become a Natural Contraception Educator

Becoming a Natural Contraception Educator involves several steps to gain expertise and certification in this field.

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Educate Yourself

  • Understanding the Menstrual Cycle: Engage in comprehensive learning about the phases, hormonal shifts, and intricacies of the menstrual cycle.
  • Fertility Awareness Methods: Explore various natural contraception techniques, such as the Billings Cervical Mucus Method, BBT Temperature Method, and others.
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Pursue Certification

  • Choose a Reputable Program: Select a recognised Natural Contraception Educator course offering comprehensive training in fertility awareness and contraceptive methods.
  • Complete the Course: Engage thoroughly in the curriculum, gaining insights into fertility patterns, client guidance, and holistic reproductive health.
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Gain Practical Experience

  • Internship or Apprenticeship: Seek opportunities to apply theoretical knowledge in real-life scenarios, guiding individuals or couples under supervision.
  • Case Studies and Client Interaction: Engage with clients, analyse cases, and practice applying various natural contraception methods.
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Continuous Learning and Development

  • Continuous Education: Stay abreast of the latest research, advancements, and changes in the field of reproductive health.
  • Networking and Community Engagement: Join professional communities, attend conferences, and engage with fellow educators to exchange knowledge and experiences.

Obtain Certification and Accreditation

  • Complete and Pass Examinations: Fulfill the requirements of the chosen training program, exams, and assessments to attain certification.
  • Accreditation: Obtain relevant certifications and accreditations recognised in the field of Natural Contraception Education.
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Begin Practicing and Teaching

  • Start Teaching: Initiate educational sessions, workshops, or individual consultations using learned methodologies and techniques.
  • Guide and Support Clients: Offer guidance to individuals or couples seeking natural contraception advice, leveraging your expertise and practical experience.
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Continuous Improvement

  • Feedback and Improvement: Reflect on experiences, seek feedback, and constantly refine teaching methods to better serve clients’ needs.
  • Further Specialization: Consider advanced courses or specialisation in specific areas of fertility awareness to enhance expertise.
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Establish a Professional Presence

  • Professional Branding: Establish a professional online presence, showcasing expertise, testimonials, and educational resources.
  • Network Building: Connect with healthcare professionals, organisations, and communities in reproductive health to expand reach and impact.

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Natural Contraception Training Curriculum

The Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Training offered by Cyclical School encompasses a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip individuals with in-depth knowledge and practical skills in reproductive health. Here's an overview of what the training entails.

Master the Menstrual Cycle
Dive deep into understanding the intricate phases and hormonal changes of the menstrual cycle. Unlock the secrets to identifying fertility patterns and aiding clients in making informed choices.
Empowerment through Fertility Awareness
Discover the art of recognizing fertility signs, from cervical mucus changes to basal body temperature fluctuations. Equip yourself to guide individuals towards reproductive autonomy.
Holistic Reproductive Health Training
Explore a holistic approach, encompassing nutrition, lifestyle adjustments, and preconception care. Gain practical skills to support clients at every stage of their reproductive journey.
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Understanding the Menstrual Cycle:

Phases and Hormonal Changes: Detailed exploration of menstruation, follicular, ovulation, and luteal phases.

Fertility Patterns: Understanding how each phase affects fertility patterns and recognising fertile and non-fertile periods.

Fertility Awareness Methods:

Observing Signs: Education on identifying fertility signs, including cervical mucus changes, basal body temperature shifts, and other physiological cues.

Application in Practice: Practical training to enable students to guide clients in fertility tracking and natural contraception methods.

Natural Contraception Techniques:

Billings Cervical Mucus Method: In-depth study on observing cervical mucus consistency to determine fertility.

BBT Temperature Method: Understanding basal body temperature fluctuations and their correlation with fertile windows.

Rhythm Method and Beyond: Exploring a range of natural contraception methods, their efficacy, and suitability for diverse individuals.

Advanced Fertility Insights:

2nd Ovulation & Spontaneous Ovulation: A deeper understanding of nuanced aspects of fertility cycles.

Lunar Fertility (Natal Fertility): Insight into lunar influences on fertility patterns.

Holistic Approach to Reproductive Health

Nutrition and Lifestyle: Incorporating holistic practices into reproductive health, emphasising preconception care and overall wellness.

Supporting Fertility Challenges: Equipping students to assist clients facing fertility or infertility challenges naturally.


Practical Application and Client Support:

Client Guidance: Training in identifying menstrual cycle imbalances and supporting clients in transitioning off hormonal contraception.

Teaching and Educating: Preparing students to conduct educational sessions, workshops, or consultations.

Graduation and Certification:

Course Completion: Students undergo a rigorous program, culminating in comprehensive exams and assessments.

Certification: Graduates obtain recognised certification as Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educators.

This training program provides a deep dive into the intricacies of the menstrual cycle, fertility awareness methods, and a spectrum of natural contraception techniques. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge, practical application, and a holistic approach, students emerge equipped to guide and support individuals and couples in their reproductive health choices.

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Become a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator

This 4 month training over 2 semesters is currently underway for 2024.
Jump on our waitlist and be the first to hear about enrolments opening for our next intake.

The Journey of a Natural Contraception Educator: Empowering Transformation

Empowering Educators to Transform Lives

Our program equips educators with the tools and knowledge needed to support individuals and couples at every stage of their reproductive journey. Through in-depth modules, hands-on training, and a holistic approach, practitioners emerge not just as educators but as advocates for reproductive autonomy. They become adept at identifying fertility patterns, navigating hormonal contraceptive transitions, and guiding clients through fertility challenges.

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The Educator's Journey

Embarking on the path of a Natural Contraception Educator means embracing a transformative educational journey. It’s not merely about disseminating information; it’s about fostering a deep understanding of the menstrual cycle’s nuances, deciphering fertility patterns, and guiding individuals to reclaim their reproductive autonomy. This journey navigates through various methodologies, from recognising cervical mucus changes to understanding basal body temperature fluctuations, empowering educators to illuminate the path towards informed fertility choices.

Do you want to Become a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator?

Are you passionate abour reproductive health and empowering individuals in their fertility journey?

Becoming a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator might be your transformative career path. As an educator, you play a crucial role in guiding individuals and couples towards informed choices, empowering them to take charge of their reproductive health. Our training program equips you with the knowledge, tools, and advocacy skills necessary to make a profound impact.

Join us on this journey of empowerment and transformation by exploring our program and discovering the rewards of becoming an educator in this vital field.

If you are interested in becoming a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator, we invite you to explore our 4 month course, here. Join us and educators from all over the world inside our Cyclical Alumni as together we make positive impacts on the lives of menstruators and cyclical beings everywhere.

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Become a Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educator

This 4 month training over 2 semesters is currently underway for 2024.
Jump on our waitlist and be the first to hear about enrolments opening for our next intake.

Meet our Guest Teachers

To further deepen your cyclical understanding and awareness beyond natural contraception and fertility our 4 month course also includes 2 guest teacher classes with these2 world-renowned guest teachers.

Jessica Hewett


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To achieve certification and international accreditation, simply complete our Level 1, Menstrual Cycle Coaching program by actively participating and fulfilling all the required submissions and assessments.

All 3 of our courses are delivered digitally and virtually online. All lessons, classes, live calls, coaching calls, and materials are delivered via Zoom. Additional resources and, class notes, worksheet and assessments are provided in downloadable in PDF form. Course calls will take place on Zoom, with replays available for all classes for the duration of each course.

Certainly! You absolutely can study all of our courses online. All courses at Cyclical School are fully virtual courses with live recordings available for you to re-watch or catch up on. While we offer courses online, we highly encourage students to participate in live classes. We believe that active engagement enhances the learning experience. This is why we have a 40% live class attendance requirement to ensure you get the most out of all of our courses.

We aim to host an intake of each of our courses each calendar yet. While we don't have set dates for upcoming years please rest assured that if you wish to join a future round or find out when dates may be released, please join our newsletter list at the bottom of this page.

We are beyond excited to bring to you course's that will certify you as an accredited Menstrual Cycle Coach upon completing and submitting course criteria for Level 1 and Level 2. As well as for our Natural Contraception & Fertility Educator Awareness Training. All of our courses are IICT Training Provider (International Institute of Complimentary Therapies) and IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine) approved course certifying course graduates in 38 countries around the world.

Yes, all 3 of our courses are certified and associated with IICT (International Institute for Complementary Therapists). Once students have received their certification they'll be able to use this certification and register for Insurance and Association within the 38+ countries listed around the world. We cover the how's to this inside each course. To learn more about the countries covered for the each individual course please visit each courses information page on our website to read through the certifying countries lists.

The following countries currently recognise Cyclical School and the modality of Menstrual Cycle Coaching and Natural Contraception & Fertility Awareness Educators. Within these listed countries professional business insurance is covered;

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada (For Level 1 and Level 2 only) Channel Islands, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA (For Level 1 and Level 2 only) .

*Regardless of where one lives in the world if they complete the course and receive certification from this course they will have the skills to coach on the menstrual cycle.

For all courses we recommend allowing approximately 3-5 hours per week. Our courses are mostly made up of live online teaching calls via virtual classrooms which are conducted weekly throughout each of the courses. We recommend to schedule the 2 hours into your week at minimum to join our live class or watch our class replays. Outside of this, are courses also include partner exercises, coaching calls and encourages self-study which can add additional 1-3 hours to your weekly course time.

Each course hosts live calls once weekly. With students from all over the world we host these calls alternatively between two different time slots, once per week. Because of this we understand that there will be some classes that students may not be able to attend live in their normal awake hours. Class times are equally spread across 10:00am AEST and 6:00pm AEST.

All courses are completely virtual and all classes are recorded so if you're unable to attend a class there will be replays available for the length of the course. Outside of the classes there will be LOTS of support inside our Facebook Group 24/7. Our courses are firstly live taught courses, please note we recommend a minimum 40% attendance on live calls.

Yes, there are assessments and tests conducted during each course, with Final Practical Assessments due on completion of the course. Each courses assessments are designed to be completed in conjunction with course semesters. You'll receive guidance and teaching on assessments topics and questions throughout our live classes. All classes are available for reply.

Yes there are training manuals, workbooks and class notes included with in all of our courses. These apply for each courses semesters along with other additional handouts here and there. Each of these are available for PDF and printable, alternatively you can use them electronically too.

We want you to get the most out of each of our courses and become a fully equipped educators and coached. Each course offers both teachers, guest teacher and admin support. Additionally, our Lead Teacher Jema conducts all live class calls, along with an Active Support Trainer available within our Private Facebook Group community and online training platform too.

Post course support for graduates includes automatic inclusion in our Cyclical School global Alumni Facebook Community Group. All students who have completed their course by attending live classes, and submitting their Semester requirements will be added to this exclusive community. This alumni network serves as a platform for ongoing connections, shared experiences, and continued community support within this ever growing community. Additionally, the current course cohort community Facebook Group students are already a member of will transition into a valuable peer group following the conclusion of the last live class. 

All courses are led and trained by our Lead Trainer Jema Lee, an expert women’s Menstrual Cycle, Natural Fertility and Contraception Educator and Coach. Jema holds a Diploma in coaching with over 10 years of coaching experience. Her approach makes learning about the menstrual cycle and supporting menstruators fun! With a combined 17+ years in the health industry, she's equipped to positively guide you through each course. We also have a team of support trainers who support inside our online communities and through our student admin inbox too.

Having a menstrual experience at some stage of your life supports both understanding and integrating this work to support others. While it's not necessary to be currently bleeding during this course. Having a personal knowledge and experience in menstruating is essential.

If you are a non menstruator who has interest in Menstrual Education knowledge, note we are working on a self paced CPD approved short course for everyone.

No. Our courses are for both those starting out in this field and potentially transitioning from a previous career path, as well as those already working in other health/healing modalities or as coaches. We have specifically designed our courses to support both those already in business, as well as those starting out.

No. It's important to be clear that our Level 1 Menstrual Cycle Coaching training course does not include or teach natural fertility or contraception methods. This course does not certify you to teach others on natural contraception or natural fertility awareness methods. However we do a  have a Natural Contraception & Fertility Educator Awareness Course, here to learn more.

Our courses are not tailored to a specific or particular religion. While we may talk briefly about different religions' approaches to the menstrual cycles in Q&A's this is not a topic that will be ‘taught’. Why? We encourage our students to have their own spiritual beliefs and to be a coach or educator (purpose of this course) religion preference do not matter. All taught coaching elements can be applied to any religion with tweeks here and there.

No prior cyclical knowledge is required.

You'll be able to begin coaching as soon as you become certified and receive your certificate. Your certification marks an important milestone, and once you feel confident and prepared, you can begin making a positive impact on the lives of those you coach.

Yes. We offer this support in our Level 1, Menstrual Cycle Coaching course. During Semester 2 of this course, we delve into coaching aspects that serve as a valuable guide to help you gain a deeper understanding of the coaching process and how coaching sessions operate. While in Semester 3 we delve into the business aspect of running a coaching business, networking, marketing and reaching clients. Touching on finances, marketing and connecting. Alongside the wonderful community of like-minded students who also share your passion and vision for helping others embrace their menstrual cycle, a place you’ll find inspiration, ideas, and collaboration opportunities.

The earning potential as a coach can vary depending on several factors, but the possibilities are endless! It depends on factors such as; your niche, location, level of expertise, client base, and the value you provide. Starting out, it's common to gradually build your practice. As you gain experience and establish a reputation, your income too can grow and be uncapped.

Our main focus in Level 1 is on providing comprehensive training in Menstrual Cycle Coaching. While we won't be covering topics related to becoming a parenting coach, a health coach, or spirituality coach, we do offer insight to working with and coaching teens on menstrual cycle education. We're excited to support you in becoming a confident and knowledgeable Menstrual Cycle Coach!

We recommend budgeting $5,000-$5,500 AUD. For those residing in Australia, please note that GST will be applicable. We understand that investing in your education is important, which is why we offer flexible monthly payment plans. This way, you can comfortably manage your budget while embarking on this transformative learning journey.

If you choose a payment plan after paying the deposit, your monthly payments will begin in the following month on the same date. Depending on your payment plan option, 6, 12 or 18 months, payments will be automatically deducted on a monthly basis for the duration of your payment plan.

Yes we do. These policies are well documented in our Terms & Conditions. To revisit these please visit your relative courses Terms & Conditions here.

Yes. Through our partnership with and our ongoing dedication to global menstrual cycle awareness for menstruators of all ages and circumstances we are able to offer 2 scholarships per Level 1, Menstrual Cycle Coaching Course round. These scholarships are offered to women and those whom identify as women who are either indigenous, of colour, have a disability, from a developing country, at-risk or from the LGBTQ+ community. Recognising the Traditional Owners of the land on which we live, learn and work locally and globally we offer scholarships to indigenous women as a priority. If you would otherwise be unable to attend, you may learn more and apply for a scholarship here.

Feel free to reach out, and book a student discovery call with our Lead Teacher Jema. We'd love to hear from you. Email us directly at admin (at) to set this up.

Jema Lee, Menstrual Cycle Teacher, Educator and Writer

Meet Jema

Lead Teacher & Cyclical School Founder

Jema Lee is an expert women’s menstrual cycle educator and coach, daytime mermaid and a plant mum devoted to helping women confidently connect and awaken their own intrinsic cyclical nature. Known for her integrity, warmth, no-gimmick analogy-filled approach to un-boxing your health honestly, Jema makes periods FUN! As she guides and supports women from over 30 countries around the world navigate their menstrual cycle through one-on-one coaching virtually, online courses, intimate events and retreats.

With over 16 years’ experience in the health industry, Jema’s training in Women’s Health, Natural Fertility Methods and Awareness, Ayurveda, Ayurvedic Psychology, Nutrition, Wellness Coaching and countless short courses has equipped her with the tools that bring her unique approach to coaching on the menstrual cycle to life for menstruators of all ages.

Known for her Well Woman Podcast, a podcast show about poo, periods and sex where she brings to life taboo, awkward and vulnerable conversations. Passionate about rewriting the menstrual story for future menstruators Jema’s also the creator of Cyclical, Menstrual Cycle Coaching Certification Course. Daily you’ll find her on Instagram, outdoor adventuring, surrounded by family, on her yoga mat or within her signature group coaching membership, the Well Woman Academy. Apply to work with her, here.

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