Certificate in Coaching Practice

Learn transformational coaching skills and behaviour change techniques

  • Learn  transformational coaching skills and behaviour change techniques
  • Gain confidence, motivation and inspiration to empower better health outcomes
  • Interactive and immersive online coaching labs 
  • Learn from PREKURE’s expert coaching faculty in a trusted, supportive setting

Learn transformational health coaching skills and empower others to better health

The Certificate in Coaching Practice includes 40 hours of live, interactive and immersive online coaching labs taught by PREKURE’s expert coaching faculty in a trusted, supportive setting.

This 15-week comprehensive course covers the foundations of coaching, as well as the art of integrating both health science and coaching skills into your practice.

PREKURE’s Certificate in Coaching Practice features online, LIVE, supervised coaching labs where you will be taught by our expert coaching faculty the ‘PREKURE Way’. You’ll refine and improve your coaching skills in a  trusted and supportive environment alongside your peers.

By the end of this course you will be able to…


  • Confidently coach from within your scope of practice.
  • Demonstrate effective communication techniques to establish trust and rapport.
  • Demonstrate empathy, active listening, non-judgment, and curiosity when coaching.
  • Describe and demonstrate strategies that empower the client to take self-directed action.

Why learn coaching skills?

Help transform lives

Coaching enables us to help empower others to be the best they can be. As a coach you’ll be equipped with new ways of thinking, communicating and interacting to help others achieve sustainable, long-lasting outcomes.

Make more impact as a health practitioner

Often advice comes from a place of talking at others, telling them what to do or solving their problems for them. Using your coaching skills you will learn new ways of listening, building trust and asking powerful questions to empower others to become motivated, confident, self-reliant problem solvers.

Transform your life

Our learners are always amazed at the personal growth their new skills have in their personal lives, as they learn how to communicate more effectively and build better relationships. “It’s life changing… the personal growth journey has been insane. It blows my mind that a course can have such a massive impact in the best of ways. Thank you so much! Recommending to everyone!” Rebekah.


World class instructors


Sonya English

Sonya English

Lead Coach

ICF qualified Coach & Registered Nurse with a Masters of Health Practice. Highly experienced critical care nurse in the acute treatment of people suffering from ill-health. PREKURE Coaching Faculty Team Lead.

Click here to learn more about Sonya 

Erik van den Top

Erik van den Top

Lead Coach

Leadership and health coach, functional wellness specialist, lifestyle medicine researcher and entrepreneur.
Ulrika Celsing

Ulrika Celsing

Lead Coach

ICF Coach with over 15 years experience in international leadership roles across different industries and scales of business.
Dr Brad Hulcombe

Dr Brad Hulcombe

Lead Coach

NSW based GP at ground level embracing the art and practice of Health Coaching.


Ree George

Ree George

Assistant Coach

PREKURE Certified Health Coach specialising in Mental Fitness and Addictive Behaviours with 20+ years experience in Physiotherapy, Fitness, Mindfulness,  Breathwork, Pilates and Yoga.
Kent Johns

Kent Johns

Assistant Coach

After a 20-year career as a journalist and sports broadcaster, Kent is now helping others get healthy as a PREKURE Certified Health Coach.
Rebecca Withnall

Rebecca Withnall

Assistant Coach

Leadership and PREKURE Certified Health Coach with over 15 years of experience in the corporate sector developing and leading teams.


Your Certificate in Coaching Practice includes


  • 40 hours of online, LIVE, supervised coaching labs where you will be taught the ‘PREKURE Way’ by our expert coaching faculty in a trusted, immersive and interactive setting.
  • The opportunity to refine and improve your coaching skills; observe coaching in action and practice in an interactive, safe and supportive environment. You’ll apply what you’re learning to real-world scenarios, honing your skills so you’ll feel confident working with real clients.
  • 12 months access to weekly student support & coaching practice sessions to continue to develop and refine your coaching skills.
  • Access to the PREKURE coaching demo library.

Hear what our students are saying

Why are PREKURE the leaders in Health Coach training?


  • It comes down to results. The impact and outcomes achieved by the clients of PREKURE trained coaches.
  • PREKURE trained coaches are behaviour change specialists who deliver consistent, meaningful results for their clients.
  • PREKURE university-level courses are taught by recognised world experts and academics who share only evidence-informed knowledge and tools.
  • We allow you to bring your full self – your experiences, professional experience and personality – to our interactive learning environment, where we create a safe space for you to learn, grow and gain confidence.
  • PREKURE’s Health Coach Program is approved by for Health Coaches Australia and New Zealand Association (HCANZA), whose standards set the benchmark for professional coach training.
  • PREKURE is internationally recognised in New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.
  • PREKURE is endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners and are approved for CME credits and CPD.

Frequently Asked Questions


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When do the Coaching Labs start and finish?

The Certificate in Coaching Practice includes 40 hours of live coaching labs (mainly scheduled in the evenings and/or weekdays). There are 15 x 2-hour live, online coaching labs. You can view our live lab schedules and start dates here.

What are the benefits of doing this course?

These coaching labs will take you on a personal discovery of transformation and gain the knowledge and tools of how to live your best life. You’ll get the practical tools and resources you need to make your job as a Health Coach easier. You’ll learn the latest science and the art of coaching. You’ll learn and practice your coaching skills which will give you the confidence to teach other people how they too can live their best lives.

What happens in the coaching skills labs?

This is where you will be taught by our coaching faculty in an online live and interactive setting. You’ll apply what you’re learning in a safe environment, honing your skills so you’ll feel confident when working with real patients or clients. Surrounding yourself with your fellow students will inspire and encourage you. These interactive sessions are where you, as students, train and share your experiences together and are a really important part of the Coaching training process.

What if I am unhappy with the training?

If you are dissatisfied for any reason with your purchase, contact us within 30 days and we will give you a full refund, no questions asked.

Is it too late to enrol?

No. Our live coaching labs are scheduled at different times during the year.  You can view our start dates and schedules here.

Please contact [email protected] to secure a seat in our next intake. The class is limited to 30 students and can fill up quickly.

What payment options are there?

You can either pay upfront in 1 payment, or take advantage of our 6 and 12 month payment plans.

6 month payment plan: Pay an additional 8% and split your payment into 6 monthly payments.

12 month payment plan: Pay an additional 8% and split your payment into 12 monthly payments.

Please note, that if you are on a payment plan you must have paid in full to be eligible to graduate.

How can I learn more about PREKURE's Certificate in Coaching Practice?

Book a call with a PREKURE Health & Career Coach for a time that suits you.  We’d love to connect and understand where you are at and talk about what study options will suit you best.

Learn more about the Coaching Labs in our Health Coach Pathways Prospectus