Offering a path to becoming a Board Certified Nurse Coach with the NSHC Health Coaching Certification program

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Why Choose The National Society of Health Coaches?

Transform Your Career, Transform Lives

Affordable, self-paced study

Access to our highly popular Live Practice Webinars

A test attempt is included with your purchase

Earn 42 CEs upon successfully passing testing

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Ranked #1 Most Popular Health Coach Certification by Exercise Science Guide

Rated Best Health Coach Certification Program by Verywell Fit

A Top Health Coaching Program for 2021 by

Additional benefits of the NSHC program include:

The NSHC Health Coaching program has also earned national and international recognition:

"I liked that it is evidence-based and based on motivational interviewing. It delivered what it promised, with ample methods and opportunities for practice. The live webinars are sensational. The content is relevant, very usable in practice."

Loiuse Laramee, MD, Uottawa, Canada 


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The National Society of Health Coaches' health coaching program is the only Health Coach Certification designed by Clinicians for Clinicians. When you choose the NSHC program, you become a member of a community of like-minded clinicians. A 1-year membership to the National Society of Health Coaches is included with each registration.

There is a clear demand by the healthcare industry for Evidence-Based Health Coach Certification (EBHC)® . NSHC's Certified Health Coaches (CHC) may integrate health coaching into one's existing clinical work or may work in a variety of settings to improve patient health and well-being:

  • Healthcare Facilities 
  • Managed Care Facilities
  • Private Practice
  • Insurance Companies
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Partner with a Physician

Designed by Clinicians for Clinicians

Better Work/Life Balance

A More Satisfying Healthcare Career

Better Patient Outcomes

NSHC is the only certifying body designed specifically for licensed health practitioners credentialed to coach those with moderate to high health risks, chronic conditions, and disease.

  • Becoming a Certified Health Coach will open up opportunities for you. Whether you choose to escape the demanding, fast-paced hospital environment or start your own health coaching business, you will have more control over your time and life.

  • Finally, feel like the Clinician that you always wanted to be! NSHC Certified Health Coaches create partnerships with patients/clients to help them achieve their desired health goals and best health outcomes.

  • Decrease patient/client non compliance through health coaching. Reduce readmissions. Partner with your patients/clients to find their motivation to change.

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Why Become a Certified Health Coach

Become a Board Certified Nurse Coach (NC-BC)

Becoming a Health Coach refocuses your patient care from symptom management to overall health and well-being. Becoming a Board-Certified Nurse Coach shows current and prospective patients, as well as employers, that you are profoundly dedicated to patient care and safety, committed to continuous learning, and that your skills and knowledge meet high standards.

Go from RN to a Board-Certified Nurse Health Coach in only 4 Steps!

Offering a path to becoming a Board Certified Nurse Coach with the NSHC Health Coaching Certification program