We acknowledge all the participants of Primary Newborn Care courses who have made suggestions and offered constructive criticism. It is only through constant feedback from colleagues and participants that the content of Perinatal Education Programme courses can be improved.

Editor-in-chief of the Perinatal Education Programme: Prof D L Woods
Editor of Primary Newborn Care: Prof D L Woods
Contributors to Primary Newborn Care: Dr D Greenfield, Prof G Theron, Prof H de Groot, Ms H Louw