Membership & Certification


The Newborn Care Specialist Association (NCSA) was founded in 2006 and is the longest standing organization for Newborn Care Specialists in the United States.  We are completely independent of any Newborn Care Specialist training business or organization. We only endorse trainers who have been vetted through a rigorous application process and who have quality training materials and who are held to the highest standard within the industry of Newborn Care.

Membership Fees

Yearly Membership – $75

2 Years Membership – $100

With your Membership you will receive the following:

Details of  NCSA Certification and support in attaining certification.

NCSA Member Logo for use on your website and resume.

Quarterly E-Newsletter 

Access to our private Facebook group for NCSA Members Only

Access to NCSA Conference

NCSA Certifications 

You must be a current paid member with NCSA International to Apply for Certification.

You must maintain active status with membership for recertification every two years. 

Certification Fees

NCSA Certification – $200

Advanced Certification Add on – $100

NCSA Certification lasts 2 full calendar years

The certification process could take up to one month to verify all the information. 

Once you are certified you will receive from NCSA International

A wallet sized Certification Card which comes with a clear holder so it can be worn using either an ID badge clip or Lanyard

NCSA Certified Certificate to add to your resume

NCSA Certified Badge Logo to use on your website, resume and in correspondence during your certification