It is a condition of registration to have in place an appropriate and valid insurance.

The Federation of Antenatal Educators is pleased to offer registered Antenatal Educators, Breastfeeding Counsellors, Doulas, Postnatal Practitioners, and appropriately qualified Complementary Practitioners a specifically tailored and competitively priced insurance option which you may choose to use.  You are not required to use the FEDANT Block Scheme, this facility has been negotiated with the insurance providers to facilitate a significant reduction in the cost of premiums for those evidencing a lower risk by achieving admission to the National Register.

The facility is available ONLY to FEDANT registrants. It is a condition that your annual FEDANT National Registration remains in good order to maintain insurance cover. Application for the FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance should be applied for as soon as you have received your unique password and link to the application page. Once you have received your policy a copy should be emailed to in order that we can complete your registration which will validate your insurance. Until this is done your insurance will be invalid.

Important Notice Regarding FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance

Each year you will renew your FEDANT National Registration AND your FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance.

If your FEDANT National Registration lapses your FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance will be in breach of the terms of provision. It will become invalid and not provide cover.

FEDANT National Registration Renewal – payable to FEDANT.

FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance – payable to insurance provider.

In brief:

The policy costs:

FEDANT Registrants  – from £47.82 per annum UK or €105 per annum for Ireland

        STUDENTS – from £19.22 per annum UK or €35.00 per annum for Ireland


Student insurance is available ONLY to those attending a FEDANT accredited course.

It is imperative that when you graduate your course you email to a copy of your qualification/award. A clear and readable image such as a picture taken on a smartphone is acceptable. You will then be upgraded to the appropriate registration category and sent an invoice for the applicable fee.

When you graduate your FEDANT Student Insurance provision will CEASE to provide cover and you will need to upgrade your FEDANT Block Scheme Insurance to FULL cover.

If you upgrade to full insurance cover without updating your FEDANT Registration status your insurance will be cancelled.

Some of the features within the policy:-

Premium – from £47.82 a year or from £19.22 for a student for case study work prior to qualification.

£6,000,000 per claim, with an unlimited number of claims in the year and unlimited Legal defence costs in addition- Professional

Indemnity, Medical Malpractice, Public & Products Liability.

Policy also includes Loss of Reputation, Breach of Intellectual Property, Client Confidentiality Protection, Loss of Documents, First Aid.

Retro-active cover to pick up any previously insured work performed.

Run off cover is included for an unlimited period if you ever stop the policy to ensure that you are protected if a claim was made after the policy is stopped for work done in the policy period.

£100,000 Disciplinary Hearings Defence cover/ Legal defence of your legal rights involving Criminal Proceedings as well as Data Protection and other legislation cover, wrongful arrest, actions against you for unlawful discrimination.

£100,000 Negotiation and representation in event of HMRC partial or full enquiry.

Wide range of free 24 hour Advice lines, including Legal/Tax Advice.

Jury or Witness Service Compensation.

The policy covers you to work anywhere in the UK as well as temporary cover for work abroad with no time restrictions (excl USA and Canada).

Expert claims handling.

No extra charges for replacement certificates/ changes to your policy.

Can include over 4000 different therapies/activities and many at no additional premium subject to qualification.

This insurance is available only to FEDANT Registrants (or students on a FEDANT approved course), if you have not yet registered please return to the Registration page and select the appropriate category for registration.

Registrant Insurance UK

Student Insurance UK

Registrant Insurance Ireland

Student Insurance Ireland

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