Midwifery Academy Amsterdam (VAA)

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The Midwifery Academy Amsterdam (Verloskunde Academie Amsterdam, VAA) offers a four year program to become a midwife. At the moment it is hosting 212 students and is situated in a building near to the Slotervaart Hospital.

Together with the Midwifery Academy Groningen (VAG) it is part of the collaborative institute between the Hogeschool INHolland and the VU medical center (VUmc). The two academies have the same educational program. The curricula are competency oriented. In the first and second year the education is build around cases, the last two years is mainly formulated around projects.