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If you are interested in empowering your clients to live their best life, the Duke Health & Well-Being Coach Training is for you! For more information, please call (919) 660-6826 or fill out the form below, and we will contact you.

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This program is designed for medical and allied health providers and other professionals seeking to partner with their clients to improve their health behaviors and outcomes.

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The DHWCT Program is an approved National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching (NBHWC) Training Program. Successful graduates meet the training requirements to be eligible to sit for the HWC Certifying Examination required for health & wellness coaches to become National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coaches (NBC-HWC).

Learn How to Dynamically Engage Individuals to Make Transformational Health Behavior Changes

The Duke Health & Well-Being Coach Training (DHWCT) will teach you how to empower clients to make lasting behavior changes that are the foundation for a lifetime of health and well-being. Based in research and years of clinical experience, our world-class program combines an online curriculum with live instructor-led training in order to accommodate the schedules of busy professionals. This combination provides students with hands-on experiential practice, preparing graduates to immediately utilize their skills.

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About The Duke Health & Well-Being Coach Training

Our Health & Well-Being Coach Training will teach you how to dynamically engage individuals to make transformational health behavior changes. You will acquire the core coaching skills and competencies as you learn to incorporate them into professional practice.

Upon completion, you will walk away with:




An understanding of the science of behavior change, personal health planning, the Wheel of Health, and mindful awareness.

The essential elements of Health & Well-Being Coaching and how to apply them with individuals and groups.

The coaching expertise needed to successfully motivate others to adopt positive behaviors for sustainable health and wellness.

The Duke Difference

Established, Research-Based Learning Experience

Duke stands for excellence in education and training. Rooted in research and based on the neuroscience of change and behavior change theories, you will learn from leaders in the field of coaching, both as highly experienced coaches and excellent instructors.

Training the top Health Coaches for over a decade, we have established a network of 3,000+ graduates with students from all 50 states in the US and 25 countries around the world.

Adult Learning Methodology

Duke’s program utilizes adult learning methodology to deliver a highly-experiential program. The incorporation of experiential practice is crucial to the translation of coaching concepts into professional practice.


The live training components, the ongoing practice with colleagues, and the emphasis we place on building on the expertise and knowledge each participant brings to the training group, all help to build a unique learning community. It is the community that supports you in getting the most out of the training. This community will continue to grow as you continue to network with your colleagues after training. You will be invited to develop new networks with our broader graduate community through our graduate community website and continued learning activities.

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What You Can Expect to Gain

From transforming clients’ lives in one-on-one and group coaching to helping people achieve their health goals, our graduates do it all.

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