Parent University

Parent University at Children's Hospital Los Angeles provides parents with information on how to best care for their child.

Our classes are:

  • Free to attend
  • Open to parents, family caregivers and the community
  • Taught by health professionals (board-certified/board-eligible), nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other specialists
  • Available in both English and Spanish


Learn the skills necessary to give CPR to your infant or child. This class is held twice a week.

9-10 a.m. (English)
10-11 a.m. (English with Spanish interpretation)

4-5 p.m. (English)
5-6 p.m. (English with Spanish interpretation)

CVC/PICC Line Class

Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter

Noon-1:30 p.m. (English)
2-4 pm (English with Spanish interpretation)

Noon-1:30 p.m. (English)
2-4 pm (English with Spanish interpretation)

G-Tube Class

An interdisciplinary Gastronomy Tube (G-tube) education class for parents, families and caregivers.

9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (English)
12:45 p.m.-3:15 p.m. (English w/ Spanish Interpretation)

Space is limited for all classes. Please call 323-361-7698 to reserve your space in class. Walk-ins may not be able to be accommodated.

Other classes, such as dog safety courses, are offered throughout the year. Please call for more details.