Certificate in Health & Wellbeing

Get an education that will also transform your health.

  • The most up-to-date science & practice in health and wellness
  • Credible medical, nutrition, coaching & wellness experts
  • At home in your own time & own pace
  • Latest techniques for longevity & optimal health

Six courses to complete
over 12 months.

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Study online, at home, any time

Learn in your own time, at your own pace, in your own space.

We built this course because people like you want to gain the latest evidence-informed knowledge without having to go to university. Our courses are taught by recognised world experts and academics.


  • Learn behaviour change, neuroscience, motivational interviewing, habit formation, and positive psychology and develop the practical knowledge you need to help yourself or your family and clients make sustainable behavioural changes.
  • Get science-based nutrition knowledge, tools and confidence, enabling you to have intelligent and informed conversations about food by understanding the science of what works and for who.
  • Learn the latest trends and research in exercise and health, discover the latest techniques for longevity and optimal health, and gain a valuable understanding of the science of fitness.
  • Understand how to create a lifestyle that will optimise brain function, performance and wellbeing today and into old age. Find out about the science of sleep and stress so you can stay in peak mental condition.

Meet your instructors

Dr Caryn Zinn

Dr Caryn Zinn


Registered Dietitian with over 20 years experience.

Dr Louise Schofield

Dr Louise Schofield

Behaviour Change

Health Entrepreneur with a PhD in Public Health.

Prof Grant Schofield

Prof Grant Schofield

Public Health

Director of The Centre for Human Potential at AUT University and professor of public health.

Dr Desiree Dickerson

Dr Desiree Dickerson


Neuroscientist & Clinical Psychologist with a doctorate in the neuro-development of mental health disorders.


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What’s included


PK101: Behaviour as Medicine

Learn how to get real and lasting results with your clients.

PK102: Nutrition as Medicine

Cut through all the nonsense and get science-based nutrition knowledge, tools and confidence.

PK103: Fitness as Medicine

Change your life and the lives of others through fitness.

PK104: Mind-Body Medicine

Learn the science of feeling good. This course will give you a holistic toolbox to help you and your loved ones thrive. 

Six courses to complete
over 12 months.

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Frequently Asked Questions


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When does this Certificate in Health & Wellbeing start and finish?

The Certificate in Health & Wellbeing can be started immediately, at any time during the year. The courses that make up the Certificate are available for you to start and complete in your own time and at your own pace with online, 24/7 access.

You have 12 months to complete all four of the courses to gain your Certificate in Health & Wellbeing.

Which courses make up the Certificate?

The Certificate of Health & Wellbeing is made up of the following four courses:

PK101: Behaviour as Medicine
PK102: Nutrition as Medicine
PK103: Fitness as Medicine
PK104: Mind-Body Medicine

What are the benefits of doing the Certificate?

You’ll get the practical tools and resources you need to improve your own and others’ health and wellbeing. You will learn the latest science and discover how to achieve sustainable behavioural change, along with the evidence base for preventive medicine.

How long does it take to complete the Certificate of Health & Wellbeing?

Each course usually takes 8-12 hours of study, plus an additional 15 hours of recommended reading and reflective practice. You have 12 months in which to complete the four courses.

Can I go at my own pace?

Yes. You can do the Certificate in your own time and at your own pace. You have 12 months to complete the four courses that make up the Certificate.

Can I do the Certificate in Health & Wellbeing to begin with, then upgrade to another Certificate later?

Yes, you can start your training with the Certificate in Health & Wellbeing, and if you choose to, upgrade to the Certificate in Health Science or the Health Coach Certificate at a later date.

What's the difference between this Certificate and the other Health Science Certificates?

The Certificate in Health & Wellbeing as outlined on this page provides a holistic toolbox to transform mental and physical health from behaviour change, nutrition and fitness, to mindfulness and positive psychology. It is made up of four online theory based courses

The Certificate in Health Science is designed for people who want to upskill their personal knowledge in lifestyle medicine, or health professionals who want to learn the latest science and practice in health. It is made up of the four online theory based courses included in this Certificate in Health & Wellbeing, plus 2 additional Short Courses (PK105: Making Sense of Research and PK106: Maximising Your Potential as a Health Coach).

The Health Coach Certificate is designed for people who want to work as a Health Coach either in a primary care (like a GP clinic) or in their own business. The Health Coach Certificate is made up the Certificate in Health Science plus the Certificate in Coaching Practice – 40 hours of live coaching labs.

If you’re not sure which Certificate best meets your needs, please book a phone call and we can talk through what options will suit you best.

Do I need any background or previous learning in the health field?

No. There is no prior learning required for entry into this Certificate.

Is this Certificate recognised for Registered Exercise Professionals (REPs)?

Yes, it is in New Zealand.

How do I know this Certificate is credible and contains correct information?

The Certificate is scientifically-based and evidence-informed with full academic references provided for all materials. It is taught by our highly qualified, world-class teaching Faculty with extensive real-world experience including registered dietitian Dr Caryn Zinn and Professor of Public Health Grant Schofield.

What if I am unhappy with this Certificate?

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.

What support will I receive after graduating?

After graduation you are invited to join the PREKURE Postgrad Network, an exclusive membership offering postgraduate professional support to PREKURE graduates.

PREKURE Network Membership is an optional resource for you to continue learning & developing, and provides all the ongoing support, resources and tools you need to thrive in your health and/or coaching career.

Do I get lifetime access?

No. All PREKURE course content is available for 12 months from the date you enrol.

However graduates can retain access to their course content by joining the PREKURE Postgrad Network, an exclusive membership offering postgraduate professional support to PREKURE graduates. This includes access to updated content, resources and references as we continue to develop and re-release courses.

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 5% and split your payment into 6 monthly payments.

12 month payment plan: Pay an additional 10% 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?

Book a call with us.  We’d love to understand where you are at and talk about what study options will suit you best.

Join the course & change your life

Payment Options
  • 6 month payment plan
    • 6 month payment plan $381
    • 12 month payment plan $200