They sure can! No matter where you are located, or your professional background. All you need is access to a computer and internet. There are no pre-requisites. All our programs are designed to account for all levels of training and previous experience. We write each subject so it takes you from foundation knowledge and then dives deeper, with every subject you are provided with optional addition readings, videos and resources so you can take your learning as far as you wish, we one of the few truly learner-led colleges. You can study any of our coaching programs from anywhere in the world. All our programs hold international approval so you can confidently and safely practice no matter where you live in the world.
Our coaching programs start from as little as $1,000 Australian. We believe ethical business practice is essential in our current climate so you get to choose if you pay subject-by-subject spreading out your study and fees to suit you (subjects do not expire). Or we offer an awesome upfront bundle discount on all programs which includes a free additional elective valued at $350, coaching took kits, business webinars and more.
what's the study format? what should i expect?
When you enrol and login to the learning system you will see your Coaching Program, and also your active unit or units of study on your dashboard. You'll open up your program to get acquainted with the course details, download your study planner, and book in your free 15 min new student orientation, it's a great chance to ask all of your burning questions.
Jumping into your first unit of study you can download your textbook, journal article reading, tools and templates. Work through the readings and activities, watch the videos and listen to audio books (selected subjects). Sign up for live classes in your time zone and enjoy meeting other students and our coaching instructors, you'll soon get to know others. Sign up for as many live classes as you choose, do them over, and enjoy your connection with others. Don't forget to chat with others on our private FB study group, you'll connect with other students for coaching soon after you start.
Join us in our regular live webinars on specialty topics like how to setup your Insta page, EFT, plant-based diets, gut health, non-diet approach in coaching, coach credentialing and much more.
Study at your pace and when you are in the right head space. Once you have completed all the relevant activities you can check out your assessment! You can even take a quiz and test it out, then come back another time and do it over to get the grade you are happy with it. Our assessments are never timed, they are learning tools, not 'tests'. We are here for your learning.
As soon as you have completed your assessment your subject certificate opens automatically for you to download.
You'll then be ready to move on to your next unit, and so on until you're a fully fledged Coach!
How long does it take and how long do i have to study?
Our flexible, study at your own pace, coaching programs are designed so that if you study for around 4-5 hrs per week you will see yourself comfortably finished in around 14-18 months. You can boost through much quicker, we have had some coaches finish in just a few months, or take your time. It all depends on you! We're flexible on timelines.
Our philosophy is simple here, we want you to get the most from your learning and so we don't use essay or exam style assessing. This isn't school and you've invested in gaining a qualification that will allow you to do the things you love, so we'll help you get there.
Most assessment tasks are open-book, untimed, and with multiple attempts meaning you not only can to be confident you're answering correctly, you also have the opportunity to go back until you have a grade you are happy with! You can keep building your knowledge in this way so you have developed your understanding of the topic to the best of your ability. Don't forget, we are always here to help should you have any questions or concerns. We will always work with you, and provide feedback so that you can make your way through the course with ease.
is there study support?
Absolutely! In fact support is one of the things that differentiates us from pretty much all other major colleges, not only are our staff excited to support our coaches but our whole Well Collective are too. We truly are blessed to have the most amazing, authentic and compassionate community. We are all here for you, we believe in a better world for all, we are passionate about kindness, compassion, and natural and holistic health as our way to a truly progressive society.
what happens once i graduate?
When you graduate you will be well equipped to begin working with clients as a certified coach! You'll receive a certificate, and a Graduation pack where we walk you through next steps, like organising insurance and professional memberships and who your options are. Ongoing, we'd love for you to reach out if you need a hand, have any questions, or could use some support.
is there business coaching start up support?
100%. We provide you with easy access to user-friendly business coaching options so you are building your business as you study.
You will have access to a variety of business coaching options. All students in coaching programs receive complimentary the Well & Truly Biz Success program (valued at $155) which sets down the foundations of your marketing, it guides you to develop:
Your Ideal Client: Defining your ideal client and creating your client avatar
Your Niche and Point of Connection: Creating your client story, and making an authentic engagement with your people
Confident Sales with a Strong Mantra: Selling with deep confidence and self-belief, creating your mantra and calling out the Imposter Syndrome
Marketing and Messaging with Integrity
Packaging with Intention; Creating your unique package and setting your pricing
Finding your Tribe; Attracting clients via ethical hooks and fostering collaborations
(7) Additional Resources; Apps, websites, advertising with socials and Google, collaborations and more. IN-PERSON BUSINESS COACHING You will also have the opportunity to book into small group (around five students) live classes, via Zoom so you can attend from anywhere in the world. The class topics are repeated each month at different times and on different days so they are accessible to all. Well College also runs monthly live webinars on nutrition, wellbeing, digital marketing and business coaching.
is theRE AN option to do a dual qualification?
Our programs have a beautiful overlap that uniquely enables our coaches to gain multiple qualifications with ease and no additional cost. For example, if you complete the Nutrition, Health & Wellness Coaching Program (NHC) which requires students to complete 3 electives, and would also like to hold the Certified Women's Health & Wellness qualification, then taking Women's Health & Hormones subject, plus the Gut Health and Microbiome subject, and the Non-Diet Approach in Coaching unit (can be swapped for an alternative health elective) as your three electives you will have completed all of the requirements for both qualifications. You are then issued a both qualifications, Nutrition, Health & Wellness Coach AND Certified Women's Health Coach.
To take advantage of this when enrolling into your program simply add a note to the comments section that you're intending on doing the dual programs and we will take care of the rest.
How do i gain THE LEVEL 2 women's health & wellness coach QUALIFICATION?
Coaches who have completed the Level 1 Women's Health Coaching Program but wish to take their coaching to the highest level by being accredited with the International Coach Federation, and/or the UK & International Coaches Association, or Health Coaches Australia/NZ are eligible to complete the Certified Coaching Professional (CCP) program. Upon completion you will qualify you as a Level 2 Women's Health & Wellness Coach and Certified Coach Professional.
Coaches who have completed CCP and wish to add 'Level 2 Women's Health Coach' should simply include the 'add-on' in the CCP enrolment area, you will complete the relevant subjects as part of this add-on.
I ALREADY HAVE AN ICF LEVEL COACH QUALIFICATION. DO YOU OFFER HEALTH & WELLNESS GAP TRAINING?
We sure do. That's awesome that you have completed an ICF or ICF equivalent coach training and we welcome you to join us in our gap training option. For less than $1,000 you can gain a degree-level Human Nutrition subject and your choice of detailed degree-level subjects from our extensive range of health and lifestyle options.
do you offer payment plans?
Again, we pride ourselves on our ethical payment options: 1. Pay by the subject to spread out your study and fees to suit you 2. Upfront Payment Bundles with additional free subjects and discount 3. Payment plans that start from around $24 a week we payment plan by the subject and you are not locked into pay out the whole program
Contact the office for a payment plan email to review the details.
can i safely start coaching after completing these courses? AND IN ANY COUNTRY?
Absolutely! As soon as you finish we complete your graduation details and forward you access to the Grad Launcher Pack so you can gain discounted membership and insurance to practice safely. The International Institute of Complementary Therapists covers 38+ countries including all major regions.
CAN I STUDY THE SUBJECTS IN MY COACHING PROGRAM IN ANY ORDER?
Generally yes. In some cases you may need to do a pre-requisite subject, we list these on our site and in your student handbook. Otherwise you are free to move through in any order. You might start with the first subject listed and then jump to an elective to mix things up. We will happily guide you each step of the way.
Short courses FAQ's
ARE THE COURSES ONLINE?
Yes, all of our course content is provided via a professional, user-friendly online learning system. You course includes your text, readings, videos, and extensive resources for you personally and professionally. Try one of our free courses to see how the learning system and get a taste for a content, Click here to sign up.
DO SHORT COURSES GIVE YOU A qualification?
Our single subjects are regularly used by health and exercise professionals for ongoing training. One their own they don't have enough hours to be a qualification. It's a little like doing one subject of a degree. However, most of our single subjects are subjects in our coaching qualifications and some even credit into nutrition or natural health degrees (Australia)! We are working pathways to counseling degrees and also higher learning in the UK.
do i get a certificate?
You most certainly do! For every unit you complete you will gain a certificate of completion.
can i go onto a qualification later?
Of course you can! These courses either allow to you to go onto our qualifications such as the Nutrition, Health & Wellness Coaching Program or some of the units allow you to pathway through a degrees at some Australia universities, we are working on a degree pathway in the UK.
how long do i have to complete a SUBJECT?
Each subject is timelines and open for as long as you need.
how many can i do?
You can complete as many single subjects as you would like. You will always have your account with us - once a student with Well College Global, always a student with Well College.
If you the subjects you do add up to a qualification we will award this to you also.