Coaching Study Path Subjects

Students with an existing coaching-based qualification such as Life Coaching, Psychology or Coaching Psychology may be eligible for credit towards our Level 1 – Foundations of Wellness Coaching course. 

To apply for RPL for Level 1:
  1. You must be competent in the specific model of coaching around health behaviour changes that that Wellness Coaching Australia teaches within Level 1, and
  2. You may only apply for RPL for Level 1 Wellness Coaching in conjunction with enrolment in the Level 2 – Wellness Coaching Skills in Practice course.  
Prior courses/training that may qualify for RPL:
  • Post-graduate studies where Wellness Coaching is a course unit (eg. Grad Cert, Dip. or Masters of Wellness - RMIT)
  • Training with Health Change Australia (2 days minimum)
  • Wellcoaches US 14-week program

Healthy Lifestyle Practice Study Path Subjects

You may be eligible for exemption for certain subjects within the Healthy Lifestyle Practice Study Path if you have already met the equivalent learning outcomes (and min study load) through previous learning. 

Each case will be considered on its individual merits - the following is a guide to RPL exemptions.

 Prior training/studies or qualification   Subject Exemption 
 Fitness – Cert III or higher (including Cert IV and Diploma)
 Concepts of Physical Activity for Optimal Health
 Exercise Science or Sports Science – Diploma level or higher
 Concepts of Physical Activity for Optimal Health
 Exercise Physiology - Diploma level or higher
 Concepts of Physical Activity for Optimal Health
 Nutrition – Cert IV or higher including Nutrition, Dietetics,
 Nutritional Science or Nutrition Medicine 
 Healthy Nutrition for Life
 Stress Management – professional development level of study or higher    Understanding Stress  - for you and your clients

Business Training Study Path Subjects

You may be eligible for course exemption for certain subjects within the Business study path if you have already met the learning outcomes through previous learning or qualifications. 

Each case will be considered on its individual merits - the following is a guide to RPL exemptions.

 Prior training/studies or qualification   Module Exemption 
 Business Studies – Diploma level or higher 
 Passion to Profit Business Modules 1 – 6*
*depending on equivalent units covered in your qualification 
 Marketing – Diploma level or higher
 Passion to Profit Modules 2 and 5*
* depending on equivalent units covered in your qualification

Applying for RPL:

1. Complete our RPL application form and provide evidence of prior learning such as copies of certificates, transcripts of your previous learning (including dates), qualifications or registration for specific professions.
2. A $50 RPL application fee is payable at the time of submitting your application form. This fee is applicable irrespective of whether you application is approved or not.

3. We will process your application and notify you via email within 5 business days detailing if your application is approved, rejected or whether we may require more information.

4. If approved, you will receive a $200 discount off your total course fees for each approved RPL subject application. If you are on a payment plan, this will reduce your last payment in your 12 month payment plan. 

NOTE this application fee is only applicable to subjects within the coaching and healthy lifestyle practice study paths. Exemption from specific modules within the Passion to Profit Business Coaching program still require full payment (no discount applied). 

Depending on which subject you are applying for exemption, you may need to be required to complete a competency assessment. This is deemed on an individual basis and is dependent on your evidence provided within your application for prior learning.