Note that the Texas Midwifery Board performs a criminal background check on midwifery license applicants. If you have a criminal history you may want to request a determination of eligibility prior to enrollment. See Texas Midwifery Board rules for grounds for denial of application.
Qualities and Requirements of the Midwifery Student
Midwifery is a physically, emotionally and psychologically demanding profession.
You must have sufficient use of all cognitive, sensory and motor abilities to properly evaluate and care for mothers and babies. This includes, but is not limited to:
Good interpersonal skills, being able to develop rapport and positive interactions with clients, midwives, and other care providers
Ability to conduct basic office lab procedures
Learn to perform clinical care activities such as palpation, auscultation, percussion and evaluation of physical findings.
Analyze and synthesize information to problem solve and reach diagnostic and therapeutic judgments
Communicate with accuracy, clarity and sensitivity both verbally and in writing
Learn to respond to emergency situations with quick and appropriate actions.
Be able to receive and acknowledge evaluation and respond appropriately
Enrollment Application Packet
The ATM Midwifery Training Program application packet is available as a fillable Word document and may be downloaded and saved to your computer by clicking on the link below. Instructions for completing the application are included in the application packet.
To mail your application or to request more information, plase use the contact information below:
ATM Midwifery Training Program P.O.Box 887 Elmendorf, TX 78112 Phone: 432-664-8845 Email: ATMcourse
ATM Midwifery Training Program Refund Policy
Pay Pal fees and student membership dues are not refundable.
Application fee is not refundable after the initial 3 day period.
The following refund policy schedule includes tuition of the first module, Introduction to Midwifery. If an applicant pays future module tuition at the time of enrollment all tuition for those modules will be refunded.
Prior to enrollment completion:
Request for refund immediately - within 3 days of application submission based on postmark: full refund of both tuition and application fee
Request to have application withdrawn after 3 days and prior to mailing of program materials to the student: full refund of tuition (not application fee)
After enrollment processed and materials mailed (based on date shown on USPS priority mail receipt :)
Request for withdrawal within 14 days of program materials being mailed, and all materials returned in original condition: 85% refund
Request for withdrawal between 15 days - 30 days of program materials being mailed, and all materials returned in original condition: 75% refund of tuition.
Request for withdrawal between 31 days - 45 days of program materials being mailed, and all materials returned in original condition: 60% refund of tuition.
Request for withdrawal between 46 days - 60 days of program materials being mailed, and all materials returned in original condition: 40% refund of tuition.
After 61 days: no refund
If materials are not returned in original condition within 14 days of withdrawal request $100.00 will be deducted from the amount to be refunded.
Note: future tuition payments are non-refundable once the student has been enrolled in the module.