60-hr HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® Holistic Wellness Coach Certification Level 1: Coach-Specific Training

About This Event

The Happy Whole Human Institute of Holistic Wellness offers this Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH) accredited International Coach Federation (ICF) program which will meet the educational requirements for an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) ICF Credential.

This 8-week, 60-hour HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® Coach-Specific Training can be taken as stand-alone training, or as Level 1 of 6 in the 205-hour HWH All-in-One Holistic Wellness Coach certification program.  

Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-7:30 pm CST

Entirely virtual - Zoom Video Classes


8 weeks – 60 hours

40 hours of tele-classes

10 hours of homework

10 hours mentorship


Dr. Lisa Leit

Founder, HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN Institute of Holistic Wellness



Learning Objectives:

Participants will learn to enact the ICF Core Competencies, specifically to:

1. Understand and consistently apply coaching ethics and standards of coaching

2. Embody a coaching mindset

3. Establish and maintain agreements

4. Cultivate trust and safety

5. Maintain presence

6. Listen actively

7. Evoke awareness

8. Facilitate client growth

Target Audiences:

-Beginning and Experienced Coaches. Our program will teach you to consistently demonstrate the core competencies recognized internationally as fundamental to the ethical practice of coaching. ICF credentials provide quality assurance to clients, give you access to a powerful network of professionals in your field, and set you apart as a competent coach. In fact, this ICF training will support you in raising your awareness and show up as a more confident, professional, and accountable, person overall. The HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® program includes tools and lessons designed to foster habits conducive to your success and fulfillment as a professional coach.

-Human Resource Professionals. The HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® program includes tools and lessons designed to foster habits conducive to your capacity as a leader and manager to cultivate the innate potential of your organization’s employees. Specifically, this program will teach you, as an HR professional, to adopt a coaching mindset and learn a Socratic method process of inquiry, partnering with your employees as they come to insight and make permanent improvements in the way they think, feel, and act. Employees will feel more confident as they meet the challenges of each moment. In this way, our program draws upon current trends to support individuals holistically to facilitate overall improvements in productivity, as well as workplace engagement, satisfaction, empowerment, professionalism, and ethics.

-Therapists. This course will teach you practical tools to partner with clients as they enhance their performance. The International Coach Federation’s Coaching Core Competencies challenge coaches to adopt a present- and future-oriented pragmatic approach that allows you to partner with clients as they set, work towards, and achieve their outcomes and gain confidence in the process.



Application Process:

Enrollment is limited and contingent upon completion of an application process. Contact us to learn more!

Course Materials:

HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® Level One: Coach-specific Training Handbook by Dr. Lisa Leit (provided and required)

Optional supplemental materials

Final Exam:

Each course offered by the HWH Institute of Holistic Wellness includes an online final comprehensive exam. Students must pass with a 75% score or above to receive HWH certification.

Course Schedule:

Contact us for the complete course schedule.

HAPPY WHOLE HUMAN® (HWH) programs prepare students for empowering and lucrative coaching careers in which they create interactive confidential healing spaces of unconditional acceptance and provide the support, information, and structure to facilitate transformational change. Students are taught practical tools and techniques to help clients conquer their fears, get out of their own way, and learn to live as Happy Whole Humans-radiant, happy, and fulfilled. Our mission is to empower individuals as they relax, reflect, and snap out of unconscious patterns via mindfulness and holistic wellness to overcome obstacles and improve their lives and relationships across the board.

Knowing the protocol and tools, it just continually surprised me with how powerful they are. It was so powerful and moving for clients and that makes me feel so happy for them. - Heather

What's Included

  • All materials are included.

What's Not Included

Supplemental texts.

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Reviews     To review this event, visit the page for the venue or retreat leaders (above).

  • Angela Hollingsworth   November 23, 2015


    Dr. Lisa Leit's approach is transformative, inspiring and pragmatic. Highly recommend!

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