We have teamed up with Industry Expert American Council on Exercise (ACE) to incorporate the ACE Health Coach resources into the Move Academy Health Coach Program
Become a Health Coach
Become the next generation of personal trainer and future proof your career in the health and wellness industry. The industry is evolving and you can be at the forefront of this change.
As a Health Coach you will help your clients gain the knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to become active participants in their own care so they can reach their self-identified health goals.
Our program combines the principles and knowledge that you will require to help your clients attain their exercise and health goals taking into consideration to, the other principles of health and wellness which would ordinarily affect their ability to achieve them.
We have asked and listened to personal trainers in the industry and added the content, skills and tools needed to create a program that is most relevant to the industry and will provide the best support to clients.
What is a Health Coach
Health coaches have the required knowledge, skills and tools to help people develop individualised strategies for improving their overall health.
Instead of advocating for a one-size-fits-all idea of health and wellness, a health coach meets you and determines where you're at with your health goals. A good Health Coach collaborates with you to help you make changes that fit your life, so that you can achieve them to help make you better than before. They consider things like food choices, eating behaviour, self-care and self-management. You will take the information that you learn in the personal training qualification and supplement with additional qualifications specialising in nutrition, behavioural change and coaching techniques.
What you will Learn
The program includes aspects of all the six pillars of health and wellness. This will take your PT business to the next level. We will give you information on principles on coaching your client including emotional intelligence and behaviour change, health promotion, movement for health and wellbeing, health and environments and the business of coaching.
The knowledge and skills you will receive along with the support you will receive from your coach will give you all that you will need to help your clients achieve their goals.
Once complete, you will one of the most qualified Health Coaches in the industry - Now that is Impressive!
How you will Learn
This course is online and fully flexible, you'll access all your course materials through our online learning environment that you can access at any time, from anywhere that has an internet connection. Your course materials have been specially designed for online distance learning by world class Health and Wellness experts, and you can work through the the course at your own pace.
Dive right into your course with the support one of our expert tutors, mentors and master coaches. Our goal as trainers and educators is to spark your curiosity and allow them to learn at their own pace.
Get in touch with us to learn more and have a chat with one of our career advisers to see how you can get involved and succeed in this exciting industry.
Details of the Program
So you are probably wondering how you can get involved in this exciting new career and how this may work into your existing PT business. Becoming a Health coach allows you to offer much more to your client and potential clients. Imagine sitting and having coffee and help them set goals for the other aspects of the health and wellbeing. As you know, they are are related.
A certificate IV in Fitness as well as a years experience in the industry is required in order to be certified in this exciting new program wiht Move Academy. The ACE Health Coach exam may also be sit to be certified as an ACE Health Coach.
Payment plans are able to be offered to those who qualify; based on enrolment criteria and availability.