Do you want to join a rapidly growing field and help others achieve well-being both in and outside of the workplace? The field of corporate wellness concentrates on engaging and encouraging employees and their families to make behavior changes that minimize health risks and optimize work environments. Topics covered in this program include: working with senior management, designing and implementing technology and organizational infrastructure, recruiting external vendors and much more. As a corporate wellness specialist, you will be bringing health and wellness to a large population in the place they spend a large portion of their time: their job.
In-demand position: Individuals who specialize in corporate wellness are needed in higher education, preventative health care, wellness consulting, community health care, wellness coaching, government agencies, and private corporations.
Relevant curriculum: Whatever your speciality (human resource professional, health insurance professional, safety personnel, practitioner, or researcher), the corporate wellness program will provide valuable insight and practical steps for understanding and applying the newest concepts in workplace wellness.
A different approach to well-being: You will learn from established leaders in the integrative healthcare field and positively impact employee performance by using a whole-person approach to health and well-being.
You will become a vital part of the success of companies, as when employees create new healthy habits, performance improves. This is a major reason why individuals that specialize in corporate wellness are so in demand.
Developed by experts in the field: The modules in this program have been developed by experts in natural medicine that have experience in corporate wellness.
Module 1: Introduction to Corporate Wellness
What you'll learn: The state of health in U.S. and the connection between health and the workplace.
What you'll do: Determine the wellness needs of a corporation.
Module 2: Lifestyle Trends and Challenges in Today’s Workplace
What you'll learn: How today’s lifestyle trends are impacting work performance and vice versa.
What you'll do: Apply research about nutrition and wellness to create individualized programs.
Module 3: The Business of Corporate Well-Being
What you'll learn: How to design a program from the ground up using innovative tools and resources.
What you'll do: Design a corporate wellness program from start to finish.
Module 4: Weaving Technology into the Corporate Fabric
What you'll learn: Strategies for using technology to drive corporate wellness outcomes.
What you'll do: Develop a corporate wellness technology plan.
Module 5: Creating and Cultivating a Culture of Wellness
What you'll learn: The essential factors required to develop and sustain a culture of health and well-being at any organization.
What you'll do: Evaluate organizational support from a wellbeing perspective.
5 modules: Will teach you the principals and practice of corporate wellness from an integrative healthcare perspective.
100% online: Online courses offer the flexibility to learn when it’s most convenient for you.
Self-paced: Progress through the courses as fast or as slowly as you want.
Competency based: Completion will be based on your ability to perform the competencies and tasks necessary to being a corporate wellness practitioner, not amount of time spent in class. Your success will be based on what you know and what you can do.