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Essential Care for Every Baby

A hands-on essential newborn care training program by the American Academy of Pediatrics, based on the latest WHO guidelines.

The curriculum covers the period after birth throughout the first day of the newborn’s life, until the time of discharge.


The Essential Care for Every Baby (ECEB) curriculum is part of the evidence-based suite of training program called Helping Babies Survive. Read more about them here.

The Helping Babies Survive - Essential Care for Every Baby curriculum includes:

  • Action Plan Wall Poster
  • Flip Chart
  • Provider Guides
  • Parent Guides

The curriculum is currently available in English, French and Spanish with African graphics.

If you want to hold an ECEB training, you need the ECEB curriculum and the following:

ECEB takes around 1,5 day to teach.


Catalogue No. 992-002XX

HBS ECEB Facilitator Flip Chart Set


1 Action Plan Wall Poster, 1 Flipchart

Catalogue No. 992-001XX

HBS ECEB Provider Guides (Qty. 20)

Catalogue No. 992-005XX

HBS ECEB Extra Parent Guides (Qty. 100)

Catalogue No. 992-004XX

HBS ECEB 5 Extra Action Plan Posters (Qty. 5)


*When ordering, replace XX with the relevant language code: English = 33, French = 07, and Spanish = 29.

Laerdal Global Health has committed to offer its products on a not-for-profit basis to the countries with the highest maternal and neonatal mortalities, which have not yet reached the targets set by Sustainable Development Goal 3.  If you do not qualify for not-for-profit pricing, please order from Laerdal Medical.

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