Become a Certified Wellbeing Practitioner

The Problem

Dealing with uncertainty and change is one of life's constants - and for many this is stressful.

Right now we are also witnessing an exponential increase in stress in the workplace, mental health issues and people struggling. In short, more people than ever are experiencing chronic mental stress.

This takes a huge toll on individual, organisational and societal health as well as organisational productivity and performance.

The Solution

Give people a true understanding of how mental stress gets created and they uncover an inner resilience they didn't know they had. Learning to recognise and live from their innate capacity for wisdom and wellbeing, people think better, feel better and perform better.

We can train you to help others eliminate stress at its source and create the conditions for people to access clarity and the resourcefulness to thrive in any situation.

How Can I Help?

Become a Wellbeing Practitioner for your organisation.

We offer training that will support, train and certify you to become a Wellbeing Practitioner for your company, organisation or community.

You will learn:

  • How stress really works and the principles of innate wellbeing

  • How to uncover the innate resilience in yourself and others

  • The keys to effective one-to-one wellbeing coaching

  • The most impactful ways to share your understanding with others

  • How to help people in crisis

  • How to help people find common ground and resolve difficulties

Learning from Ian how to mentor and coach others in this understanding, has enabled me to access a deep level of transformative listening and discover for myself too a sense of satisfaction, enjoyment and freedom beyond anything I could ever have imagined … and I now know too, this wellbeing is available to anyone, regardless of their circumstances. 
— Annette Stein Transformational Coach and Founder of the Listening Space
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This is For You If You...

  • Are operating in a community, organisational or corporate people-oriented role

  • Want to help reduce stress, increase wellbeing and bring out the best in your people

  • Are drawn to providing a supportive space for others

  • Would like to develop your professional capacities as a wellbeing practitioner

  • Want to learn about and be inspired by the power of the human spirit


How can I become a certified Wellbeing Practitioner?

We offer a pathway through three levels of training, each level has pre-requirements and our certifications require you to meet specific observable criteria. You can enter at any level depending on your own level of experience and existing understanding - this is explored in an intake call.

“The Wisdom and Wellbeing courses have been a revelation for me in terms of both my personal and working life. I have now trained to become a Wisdom and Wellbeing Practitioner for my organisation. I love that it starts with understanding how I can access my own innate wellbeing so that I can then help others find theirs too.

Ian, Elizabeth and their team are truly inspirational to listen to plus accessible if you need another nudge in the right direction. I have also met some wonderful people on their courses. Most importantly I have found calmness in a busy world to enable me to be the best version of myself to support others.”
— Alison Payne - Head of People COOK Food


Level 1: Wellbeing Ambassador Training where you learn how to access the source of your own wellbeing, be a role model and listen for the innate wellbeing in others for more

Level 2: Certified Wellbeing Practitioner Training where you learn to confidently share about how wellbeing works with others 1:1 and point them in the direction of their wellbeing for more

Level 3: Certified Wellbeing Educator Training where you learn how to establish yourself as an educator and confidently teach and facilitate in group settings for more

Certified Wellbeing Mentor after you have developed the experience to confidently mentor and teach others - you can apply to become a certified Wellbeing Mentor where you will learn how to mentor others to teach and mentor. On application we will work out a personalised programme to certify you.

Once you are certified with us as a Wellbeing Mentor we actively look to offer you opportunities for Mentoring via our Directory and our own connections.

What is the format of each Training


At each level you will receive over 25 hours of in-depth training over 3 months including:

  • A personal intake call

  • Attending a two-day in-person group immersion training

  • At least 3 individual virtual mentoring sessions with a certified Wellbeing Mentor

  • 3 live group webinars with the facilitators and other experts in the field

  • One day evaluation and graduation group event

The training group will be limited in numbers to optimise the learning experience and ensure a high level of individual support.

Levels 2-3 can be tailored to your needs if you prefer a 1:1 personal mentoring approach or can’t make the dates in person.

Levels 2-3 will certify you against specific observable criteria and all trainings can be counted towards 25 CPD hours.

Wondering what level is for you?

Wellbeing Practitioner Levels at a glance

 

Programme Dates 2019

Level 1 Wellbeing Ambassador: May 13 & 14 and July 19th 2019 London

Level 2 Certified Wellbeing Practitioner: September 12 & 13 and December 6th 2019 London

Level 3 Certified Wellbeing Educator: February 24th & 25th 2020 and May 7th 2020 London

Certified Wellbeing Mentor: On application

Location

Central London - venue tbc

Please note meals and accommodation costs are NOT included

Tuition FEES

Level 1 Wellbeing Ambassador £1450

Level 2 Wellbeing Practitioner (1:1) £1950 certified

Level 3 Wellbeing Educator (Groups) £2250 certified

Levels 1 & 2 Wellbeing Ambassador-Practitioner £3250 if taken together (normally £3400) certified

Levels 2 & 3 Wellbeing Practitioner-Educator £3495 if taken together (normally £3900) certified

Levels 1,2 & 3   Wellbeing Ambassador-Practitioner-Educator £5150 if taken together (normally £5650) certified

Early Bird for Level 1-3 til April 30th, 2019 £4950

All our programmes are led by Founders Ian Watson and Elizabeth Lovius


Individual payment plans available

Community Wellbeing Practitioner programmes for the Not for profit sector or those on a low income are run by our Certified Wellbeing Mentors and are offered at 50% rates - information on application.

Learning to coach from a listening place of deep wisdom, began with my own journey which was a difficult beginning in children’s and foster homes. It wasn’t a quick fix, after 47 years of conditioning, I was attached to my past. I wore it as a badge of honour which in part kept me in the pain and hurt. My beliefs and identity had to fall away to a clearing of peace.

This now enables me to work with anyone to deeply listen and allow the space for well-being which is always always there.

Elizabeth and Ian’s complimenting different styles of delivering this wonderful program and their choice of mentors and webinar speakers have made it a life changing experience for which I will forever be grateful.

— Chrissy Kelly - Educator and Young Person Mentor
 

On each program we offer one place as a bursary to someone who will have a high social impact in their community. Apply here.