2 payments of $197, 30 days apart
This is your step-by-step blueprint to become a successful Certified Wellness Coach
“Wellness” is now a 1 trillion dollar industry. As a Certified Wellness Coach, you will be in high demand and have endless opportunity.
The time is now for you to enjoy this exciting and rewarding career, which offers you personal fulfillment while enhancing the lives of others.
The Spencer Institute continues to set standards for the coaching industry. Our Wellness Coach Certification expands beyond coaching models currently used in wellness coaching. You will understand concepts tied to the overall coaching experience, from how you train to be a coach, on up to application of skills with clients. As a Certified Wellness Coach, you can choose from a long list of career opportunities. Wellness is rapidly evolving and lucrative industry. You will learn how to position yourself for maximum success.
Wellness is a dynamic concept comprised of an interrelated set of dimensions including emotional, environmental, financial, intellectual, occupational, physical, social, and spiritual factors. Wellness is an active, lifelong process that involves expanding knowledge, skills, values, practices, and supportive environments that increase one’s ability to enjoy a balanced and fulfilling life.
Wellness Coaching is a combination of traditional life coaching, lifestyle fitness coaching, green living, sound nutrition, exercise and stress management. You can run your wellness coaching business online, from your home, on the beach, or at your own wellness center. You can write a book, create wellness information products, or even have your own TV or radio show if you like.
Our Wellness Coach Certification program is designed to empower coaches. The course is presented as a client-centered approach to facilitate wellness coaching, through the use of behavior change strategies and sound coaching practices used in the field currently. Our philosophy is to then empower the client with what is needed to make lifelong behavior changes. Required skills include being able to help clients when setting goals and to assist in planning strategies for change.
Who should enroll in this Wellness Coach Certification program?
Students with a basic level of knowledge in one or more of the related fields of exercise science, health promotion, behavioral science, wellness, anatomy, physiology, biology, kinesiology, biomechanics, nutrition are encouraged to both master and apply this courses’ core components to their existing job descriptions. This is not an all-inclusive list. The wellness coach course content has multiple relevant applications.
Your Wellness Coach Certification program outline:
Part 1 – What is wellness and wellness coaching?
Understanding Foundations of Wellness
The Dynamics and Diversity of Wellness
Part 2 – Being a Wellness Coach
One-on-one Wellness Coaching
Corporate Wellness Coaching
Marketing Your Skills
Personal Inventory and Assessment of Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Part 3 – Wellness Coach Skills
Behavior Change Basics / How People Change
Part 4 – Foundations of Emotional Wellness
Social Components of Wellness
Emotional Components of Wellness
Part 5a/5b – Foundations of Physical Wellness
Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases and Improving CV metrics
Managing Risk Factors
Muscular Strength (a) and Flexibility (b)
Understanding Body Composition and Weight (b)
Nutrition for Wellness Coaches and the Clients They Serve (b)
Part 6 – Building a Wellness Coaching Model
The Transtheoretical Model
Stages of Change / Stage of Readiness
Part 7 – Lifestyle Risk Factor Coaching
Common Conditions Requiring Wellness Strategies
Strategies to Help Manage Stress
When you successfully complete this Wellness Coach Certification course, you will be able to:
- Describe what wellness coaching is, and how it has evolved into its current state.
- Understand the different ways you can apply wellness coaching among populations requiring different strategies
- Know how people go about the process of changing behaviors
- Learn both emotional and physical aspects of wellness
- Apply different coaching strategies
- Master the Wellness Coaching Model
You will learn the following:
- The definition of effective wellness coaching
- Scope of practice as a wellness coach
- How to create optimal health
- The business of wellness coaching
- How to motivate your client to take charge of their wellness
- How to create lasting lifestyle change
- Working with medical professionals
- How to work from home
- Dimensions of the wellness industry
- Internal dialog and its effects of our wellness
- Combining wellness coaching with weight-loss programs
- How to conduct a detailed wellness inventory
- How to create a stress reduction plan
- Appropriate integration of a fitness program into an overall wellness plan
- Appropriate integration of nutrition into a wellness program
- Working with clients with disease and illness
- Daily wellness habits and practices
- Organic living for increased vitality
Audio interviews with the world’s leading experts on wellness coaching and wellness theories and the integration of wellness coaching into complementary practices such as fitness, psychology and medicine.
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7 Secrets to a New Body video seminar – This is a LIVE seminar presented by Dr. John Spencer Ellis. It covers all the hidden treasures to optimal health and a strong body.
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Life Coaching Business Success – This is a must-see LIVE presentation by Dr. John Spencer Ellis explaining the ins-and-outs of life coaching business. You will learn about business structure, marketing, web sites, passive income, information products and building a successful coaching practice.
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Program Title: Wellness Coach Certification
Credential You Will Earn: Certified Wellness Coach (CWC)
Program Overview: Comprehensive course including wellness coaching concepts, coaching strategies, motivational strategies, scope of practice as a wellness coach, list of assessment tools and techniques and business models for wellness coaching.
Course Objective: To provide you with all the needed tools to become an effective wellness coach, and increase revenue with included business training.
Approvals and Recognition: ISSA 15 CEUs, Spencer Institute 2.0 CEUs, NESTA 2.0 CEUs
Recertification Requirements: Certification is valid for (2) two years. You are required to complete 2.0 units (20 hours) of CEUs (continuing education credits) to keep your certification valid. Please review the 2-Year Recertification Guide for further details.
Learning Format: Online access of materials including video Powerpoint lectures, comprehensive digital manual and non-proctored online exam. Internet access is required. Content is provided in an online format which is accessed through an online secure website. Once you register, you will be given immediate access to begin your studies. You can test when you are ready.
The only special technology you will need is an Adobe Reader and Adobe Flash video player. Both of these are installed on 98% of all computers. If needed, they are FREE: Get Adobe Reader or Get Adobe Flash player
Certification Exam Requirements: Passing a 100 multiple choice, non-proctored online exam with 80% or higher. Two attempts at the exam are given. Results are known immediately.
Retest Fee: $95 retest fee applies if the passing requirement is not met at the end of the second exam attempt.
Estimated Completion Time: Course and exam should be completed within one year of purchase. The average student can complete the course if they dedicate approximately 20 hours of study time.