Because it’s 100% online, you can complete the Wellness Coach Certification wherever you feel most comfortable — and whenever it best fits into your schedule.
Fourteen modules are all that stands between you and your new or expanded wellness career. And these modules can be completed in as little as six months!
With more than 10,000 wellness professionals in over 80 countries, the IAWP Wellness Coach Certification program is globally recognized and accredited.
IAWP’s Wellness Coach Certification gives you the foundation to create a successful career helping people. We are the only Health and Wellness Certification program that provides comprehensive training in three integrated areas: Wellness, Coaching, and Business.
IAWP’s Three Learning Pillars:
Gain confidence to coach your future clients with our comprehensive curriculum in wellness, holistic health, nutrition, and natural healing.
Learn how to create lasting change in the lives of your clients so that they become the happiest, healthiest versions of themselves.
Get cutting-edge business training and support so you can inspire and encourage even more people to embark on their personal journeys of wellness.
Our faculty are changing lives — and will inspire you to as well!
Bernie is a retired assistant clinical professor of surgery at Yale, the founder of the Exceptional Cancer Patients therapy, and the author of numerous books including Peace, Love & Healing, How to Live Between Office Visits, Prescriptions for Living, Help Me to Heal, 365 Prescriptions for the Soul, and many more.
Stephan is a pioneer in the wellness movement and the co-founder of the Institute for Holistic Studies. He’s also a widely recognized holistic physician, lecturer, and author. Stephan lives in Nosara, Costa Rica, where he is the director and visionary of the Blue Spirit Retreat.
Dr. Joan Borysenko is a world renowned expert in the mind-body connection. A licensed psychologist with a doctorate in cell biology from Harvard Medical School, she synthesizes cutting edge science with deep humanity. She is the New York Times bestselling author of 16 books and her work has appeared in The Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal and on Public Television.
Marci is a New York Times best-selling author and world-renowned transformational teacher. Her books include Love for No Reason, Happy for No Reason, and the Chicken Soup for the Woman’s Soul series (as coauthor). Marci is dedicated to helping people live more empowered and joy-filled lives.
Lisa, known as “The Queen of Sales Conversion,” is a former corporate sales superstar who became an entrepreneur and, in just three years, created a multi-million dollar home-based business. In addition to her business achievements, Lisa is the author of The Invisible Close, a guide to making more sales without being "sales-y."
Max is a highly recognized global authority on creating powerful, purposeful and profitable businesses. The son of a physician and co-founder of the Chopra Center for Well-Being and a transcendental meditation teacher, Max’s wellness roots run deep. Max has produced more than 200 seminars that have transformed thousands of lives.
Jesse and Sharla are award-winning million-dollar coaches and published authors. As founders of Thrive Academy and The Client Attraction Summit, they have taught over 6,000 coaches and holistic practitioners how to build successful businesses.
Sally is the founding president of the widely recognized Weston A. Price Foundation, the editor of the journal Wise Traditions, the founder of A Campaign for Real Milk, the author of the best-selling Nourishing Traditions cookbook, and the co-author of the book Eat Fat, Lose Fat.
Janet is a visionary, a transformational leader, and a world humanitarian. She is the co-author of the New York Times bestseller, The Passion Test™ and the co-founder of one of the largest online magazines in the world, Healthy Wealthy nWise. Janet travels the globe to support people in their quests for personal greatness.
Christine is a board certified and nationally recognized surgeon, award-winning author, professional speaker, and women’s health advocate. In 1999, she helped create the first-ever syndicated TV news segment exclusively focused on complementary and alternative medicine.
Kevin is a marketing and business coach for holistic practitioners. He is the president of Dream Practice Coaching, a business book writer, and a licensed acupuncturist who continues to run a part-time private practice.
Arthur P. Ciaramicoli, Ed.D., Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been treating clients for more than 35 years. He is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Massachusetts Psychological Association. Currently in private practice, Dr. Ciaramicoli has been on the faculty of Harvard Medical School for several years. He has appeared on CNN, Fox News and other shows. He is the author of several books, including the Power of Empathy and The Stress Solution.
You, too, can make a difference with your passion for health and wellness
"Even though I was already Certified, I was missing the pieces I needed to actually turn my passion into a career and be a successful Health & Wellness coach."
"The IAWP has enabled me to grow beyond my comfort zone and to launch a successful business sooner than I ever thought possible."
"I have so much love for this program and community! Through the training and support of the IAWP, my entire life has changed."
"You feel so much freedom when you know you can call the shots and take yourself where you want to go…."
"I am now in a very exciting and creative place… I have never felt so confident and so ready to do something in my life…"
"…I was looking for training to help heal others, and in the process, so significantly healed myself…"
"The program has allowed me to start my dream job as a Wellness Coach, leading wellness retreats to Costa Rica."
"The coursework has altered my personal approach to food and wellness already in the first 30 days in a very positive way."
"This program gave me a goal that’s bigger than me alone – I now see a big vision of what I’m meant to do and how to serve others!"
"I’ve learned how to create virtual products that support me to help people all over the world!"
"I am doing my part to bring peace, wellness and light into this world!"
"…I felt validated in my beliefs about wellness and true health and truly supported in these beliefs throughout the program."
"I was able to leave my day job and jumpstart my new wellness coaching business!"
"The IAWP has helped me to break out of my shell, put myself out there, and be confident that being a wellness coach is my purpose."
"Health Coaching did not feel quite holistic to me. When I discovered Wellness Coaching with the IAWP and realized that it encompassed all aspects of health, the pieces of the puzzle came together…"
"I am very excited and happy that I choose IAWP for my wellness coaching journey. I actually have people telling me I am now glowing!"
"After starting the IAWP Wellness Coach Certification program, I have been able to work with 20 clients and have recently just sold two of my largest packages."
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