Health coaching is an expanding professional service in health and wellness. As a promising strategy for helping patients make lifestyle changes, as a health coach you can aid in prevention or management of chronic conditions; such as diabetes or autoimmune disorders. Working alongside a medical professional, a health coach will enhance a patient's ability for goal-setting, improves behaviors related to nutrition, weight management, and medication adherence. This course will prepare you to become certified by the American Council on Exercise (ACE). You will receive the ACE Health Coach Manual with practical application of the skills you are learning. The ACE Health Coach exam voucher is included in the tuition.
NOTE: Eligibility for ACE HEALTH COACH CERTIFICATION EXAM
You must be at least 18 years of age.
You must hold a current adult CPR and AED certificate including live skills check.*
You must submit supporting documentation for one of the following:
1. Current NCCA-accredited certification† in fitness, nutrition, healthcare, wellness, human resources, or a related field;
2. An associate’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university in fitness, exercise science, nutrition, healthcare, wellness, human resources, or a related field, OR two years comparable work experience in any of these specified industries.