FAQs

Frequently asked questions

AAFP


AAFP (American Academy of Family Physicians) Who is included: Physicians Nurse Practitioners Physician Assistants APPROVED COURSES
Synchronous (live) courses" Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential ) - 27.5 PC’s. Burnout Prevention for Physicians - 4.5 CEC's Asynchronous (recorded or self-paced) courses: Wellcoaches Habits - 10 PC’s. Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches - 18 EC’s. Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits 1 for Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Physicians, NP’s, and PA’s will use this certificate to report completion of the course to AAFP. This course is eligible for Prescribed Credit. AAFP Prescribed Credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When Applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed Credit earned must be reported as Prescribed Credit, not as Category 1.




ACE


ACE (American Council on Exercise) Who is included: Personal Trainers APPROVED COURSES

Synchronous (live) courses: Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 5.0 CEC's Core Coach Training: Module 1 (residential plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 3.0 CEC's Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Personal Trainers will use this certificate to report completion of the course to ACE.




ACSM


ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) Who is included: Personal Trainers Group Exercise Instructors Exercise Physiologists Persons in the field of Sports Medicine Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 38 CEC’s Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CEC/hr Professional Coach Training - 95 CEC's Asynchronous (recorded or self-paced) courses Wellcoaches Habits (purchased separately from Core Coach Training) - 10 CEC’s Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches - 18 CEC’s Organize Your Mind (purchased separately from Core Coach Training) - 4 CE's Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits 1 for Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches 1 per Wellcoaches Member Class 32 for Professional Coach Training 1 for Burnout Prevention for Physicians 1 for Organize Your Mind Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to ACSM.




ANCC


The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) Who is included: Registered Nurses Advance Practice Registered Nurses Licensed Practical Nurses Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 38.25 CEU’s Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirement are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Wellcoaches will then report your name to the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, who is a joint provider of this activity. You will be emailed a certificate of Nursing Continuing Professional Development for a maximum of 38.25 contact hours, approximately 8 weeks after receiving the Wellcoaches Certificate of Attendance.




APNA


Who is included: Nurses Professionals with an interest in primary health care Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 27.5 CPD’s Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Wellcoaches will then report your name to APNA. You will be emailed a certificate directly from APNA, approximately 8 weeks after receiving the Wellcoaches Certificate of Attendance, that you may use to claim your CPD’s.




CDR


Who is included: Dietitians Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 27.5 CEU’s Professional Coach Training - 95 CEC's Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 32 for Professional Coach Training Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to CDR.




CEI


Who is included: Pharmacists Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 2.75 CEU’s (27.5 contact hours of Continuing Pharmacy Education) Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Wellcoaches will then report your name to CEI and will provide you with a website and access code for registering your hours with CEI within 30 days of receiving your Wellcoaches Certificate of Attendance.




ICF


Who is included: ICF Certified Coaches (ACC, PCC or MCC) Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 35 CCEU’s for Professional Development Wellcoaches Core Coach Certification - 35 ASCTH Wellcoaches Core Coach Certification + Wellcoaches Professional Coach Certification - 132.5 ACTP Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to ICF.




NASM


Who is included: Personal Trainers Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 27.5 CEU’s Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to NASM




NBHWC


Who is included: National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coaches Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 27.5 CEC’s Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CEC/hr (classes must meet content requirements set by NBHWC) Professional Coach Training - 95 CEC's Burnout Prevention for Physicians - 4.5 CEC's Asynchronous (recorded or self-paced) courses Wellcoaches Habits (purchased separately from Module 1) - 10 CEC’s Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches - 18 CEC’s Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CEC/hr (classes must meet content requirements set by NBHWC) Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits 1 for Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches 1 per Wellcoaches Member Class 32 for Professional Coach Training 1 for Burnout Prevention for Physicians Pass the required Knowledge Assessments, if required for the course, with 80% or higher. Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to NBHWC.




NCHEC


Who is included: Certified Health Education Specialists Master Certified Health Education Specialists Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential) - 38.5 CEC’s Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CEC/hr (must be preapproved) Professional Coach Training - 95 CEC's Asynchronous (recorded or self-paced) courses Wellcoaches Habits- 10 CEC’s Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches - 18 CEC’s Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CEC/hr (classes must be preapproved) Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits 1 for Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches 1 per Wellcoaches Member Class 32 for Professional Coach Training Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student. Wellcoaches will also report your name, and any hours you have earned to NCHEC. NCHEC receives reports 4 times per year in Jan, April, July & Oct.




Wellcoaches


Who is included: Certified Wellcoaches (Personal or Health and Wellness) Approved courses:

Synchronous (live) courses Core Coach Training: Module 1 (teleclasses or residential, plus Wellcoaches Habits) - 37.5 CE’s Advanced Coach Training: Module 2 - 10 CE's Wellcoaches Member Classes - 1 CE/hr Professional Coach Training - 95 CE's Asynchronous (recorded or self-paced) courses Wellcoaches Habits - 10 CE’s Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches - 18 CE’s Organize Your Mind (purchased separately from Core Coach Training) - 4 CE's National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach Preparation Course Requirements: Participants must attend all courses in full, including attending ALL synchronous (live) classes Course feedback surveys: 18 for teleclasses or 4 for 4-day classes 8 for Wellcoaches Habits 1for Lifestyle Medicine for Coaches 1 per Wellcoaches Member Class 32 for Professional Coach Training 1 for Organize Your Mind Pass the required Knowledge Assessments with 80% or higher Reporting Continuing Education:
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance will be provided to the student.