Prepare for a career helping others achieve healthy lifestyles through the Health
and Wellness Coaching Coaching program at Mesa College. You’ll learn how to make necessary
interventions related to the management of clients’ stress, nutrition, physical activity,
and other health behaviors. Throughout this program, you will develop motivational
interviewing skills and understand theories of behavior change that enhance your client
and patient engagement. While many people understand the benefits of nutritious eating,
stress management, exercise, and tobacco cessation, you will help bridge the gap for
those who struggle with implementation. Your education, skills, and training as a
wellness coach will help you partner with clients to create sustainable health behavior
Check out the steps to enroll to get started.
San Diego Mesa College Certificate of Achievement in Health and Wellness Coaching
is an Approved Health and Wellness Coach Training & Education Program by the National
Board for Health and Wellness Coaching (NBHWC). Graduates of this program are eligible
to apply for the HWC Certifying Examination to become National Board Certified Health
& Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC).This program also prepares students to sit for the American
Council on Exercise’s Health Coaching Certification Exam.
Program Learning Outcomes
At San Diego Mesa College, this program is overviewed by an Advisory Committee.