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How to Apply

The National Health Coach Pilot Project is open to all interested participants who are active or certified in the following professions:

  • Health Educator
  • Diabetes Prevention Educator
  • Dietitian or Nutritionist
  • Behavioral Health Counselor
  • Nurse Educator
  • Fitness Specialist
  • Healthcare Provider

All applicants are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Be available to commit for 6 months to complete all required course work
  • Provide evidence of employment
  • Dedicate 2-4 hours per week to learn course content over 6 months
  • Attend all 26 weekly, virtual web-based learning sessions (once per week at 2 hours per session)
  • Complete a brief evaluation after each session
  • Complete all mock coaching and mentor sessions for Practical Coaching Skills Assessment
  • Complete all assignments for each module and two (2) comprehensive exams

Kick-off call – Wednesday, March 30th (1 pm – 3 pm ET)

Cohort 1 will start Wednesday, April 6th (1 pm – 3 pm ET)

Web-based Training: April-October 2022.