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ACE Wellness Coaching Prep Course

If you are passionate about pursuing a career in health and wellness, a wellness coach certification is a great step towards meeting that goal. As a wellness coach, you help client unlock their potential for meanigful change and a better lifestyle.

Our ACE Wellness Coach Prep Course is an intensive 14-week course that will prepare you to become a certified wellness coach.  The course will provide extensive training on essential health and wellness subjects, including motivational interviewing, behavior change, health models and theory, exercise, stress, nutrition, sleep, and more.  This course also serves as a prerequisite for working as a wellness coach at Recreation & Wellness if you do not currently hold a national certification. 

Course Infromation

The course meets once per week from 4-5:30pm. The prep course is not being offer in the 2020 fall semester. The sping schedule will be posted later in the semester. 

Course Instruction is free; however, you are required to purchase The Professional’s Guide to Health and Wellness Coaching textbook prior to the first day of class. The text book is roughly $120 with a student discount. For information on the book, including how to qualify for the student discount, email Will Evans, Asst. Dir. Health and Wellness Programs. 

This course requires a substantial time commitment from all participants, equivalent to a three credit academic class. Participants are advised to be mindful of other commitments when registering for the course. 

You must attend 90% of the class or more to be eligible for an exam discount and potential employment. Completion of the course does not guarantee employment at RecWell. We will hire new candidates as opportunites arise. 

Course Sign Up

To sign up for the ACE Wellness Coaching Prep Course, fill out the registration form.