Health & Lifestyle Consultant

Become a Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant. The Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant online course is a high quality course developed by Nordic Coach & NLP Academy (NOCNA) & The Paradigm Academy. This online training introduces you to the world of lifestyle and positive lifestyle behaviour change. This training awards 100 hours of Continuous Professional Development Credits (CPD).

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In this course we will have focus on creating a healthy lifestyle, which is one which helps to keep and improve people´s health and well-being. Healthy living is a lifelong effect. The ways to being healthy include aspects such as healthy eating, physical activities, weight management, positive psychology and stress management. During this course we hope you will develop your understanding of the relationship between lifestyle behaviours and health.

The Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant course is open to all who would like to enter the world of Lifestyle Training. It’s for individuals who are passionate about helping others to unleash their inner potential and resources, set goals and achieve them. There are no pre-requisites and the course can be taken flexible online in your own time.

As a Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant you have knowledge and tools for being able to engage with individuals and use basic skills of awareness, engagement, and communication to introduce the idea of lifestyle behavior change and to motivate individuals to consider/think about making changes to their lifestyle behavior(s). When you study and integrate the learnings further, you will be able to select and use brief lifestyle behavior change techniques that help individuals take action about their lifestyle behavior choices which may include starting, stopping, increasing or decreasing lifestyle behavior activities. The long term goal is that you will be able to select and use appropriate techniques and approaches to provide support to individuals as they change their lifestyle behavior(s) and facilitate individuals to maintain these changes over the long term.

Aims and objectives

The NOCNA Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant Course in designed to provide you with essential knowledge, skills and presuppositions to become an effective practitioner of Lifestyle Behaviours. NOCNA follows a core syllabus offering competencies, knowledge and practical skills for certification. Through the online learning activities and assignments, you will discover how to recognize and utilize lifestyle change behaviour patterns and other change techniques to develop competence with fundamental lifestyle training tools and techniques.

Learning outcomes

  • Learn Basic Lifestyle Behaviour skills
  • Learn about Health & A Healthy Lifestyle
  • Learn about Motivational Interviewing
  • Learn about Positive Psychology
  • Learn about Stress Management & Stress Management Skills
  • Learn about Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health
  • Learn about Emotional Fitness & Mental Hygiene
  • Integrate a Holistic and Spiritual Awareness of Health & Lifestyle

You can progress with your online studies at your own tempo. You can choose how fast you wish to complete your course, and you can deliver your assignments/online quizzes when it suits you.

Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded a certificate as a Certified Health & Lifestyle Consultant from Nordic Coach & NLP Academy. You will also be credited with 100 CPD Credits on your certificate.


The training program has been great for me as I work within the health field. It has given me theoretical and practical tools for professional work, and for personal use. I have enjoyed studying online by side of full work, and it has been great being able to deliver my assignments when has been possible by side of working. – Karlsen, Leader, CEO, Health and Lifestyle Consultant

The Health and Lifestyle Consultant has given me a kick start for my business and for working with clients. I needed the professional certification, and it was great with CPD credits too for the CV. I am very satisfied with the tasks, and they have helped me to integrate the learnings in a good and positive way. I liked learning and models and methods for this field and for promoting health in different ways. – Nyholm, Health and Lifestyle Consultant, Professional Coach, NLP Coach

The overall experience of this training course is very good and I am satisfied. I have used what I have learned for mastery and development both personally and in my career. I have gained confidence, changed my lifestyle, my habits, knowledge, and mindset. I will use the knowledge and skills to help others, to motivate and use positive tools, resources and methods in my work. I can guide and help my family through life’s challenges, help them to create good habits, to take better decisions and also to be a good role model. I am satisfied with the tasks and how the course is built. – Johansen, Health and Lifestyle Consultant, Nurse, Massage Therapist

I found the course inspiring and I am very motivated now to work within the field of health promotion and coaching. I did enjoy my studies with NOCNA and it was a great way to learn online and possible even though I worked daytime. I have noticed big improvements in clients, my communication, motivation, and skills for consulting. – Pedersen, CEO, Leader, Professional Coach, Business Coach, Health and Lifestyle Consultant

Jeg syns dette har vært et  bra kurs og det har gitt meg faglig påfyll og motivasjon både privat og profesjonelt i mitt arbeid. Jeg er veldig fornøyd med oppgavene underveis. Jeg opplever at vekslingen mellom tekst, oppgaver og lydfiler har vært fin. Jeg var sertifisert helsecoach fra før, og dette har gitt meg enda mer tyngde og profesjonell kompetanse. – H. Gravdal, Helsecoach, Helse- og livsstilsveileder 

I have had a very good experience with the Health and Lifestyle Consultant course. The online materials have been easy to read and to understand with easy, clear and accessible material along the way. The training have been well structured, both learning wise, but also in the practical way to learn simple and easily. I like that the assignments have been open to reflection and to take them in own tempo. I think the assignments  have been good and inspiring to learning. They have been very open and I had the option to write them or do a video/audio which I liked very much. I am very satisfied and recommend the course for others too. – Jensen, Coordinator, Teacher, Health and Lifestyle Consultant

Thank you for a very good course, which I took online and enjoyed very much. I did find the course very interesting, and it made me motivated to continue to learn more in this field. I am very happy for my new certificate and the continued professional development CPD credits too. I feel it gave me good tools for working with health and lifestyle, and it is a perfect addition to my work as a personal trainer and mental trainer. – Kristiansen, Personal Trainer, Mental Trainer, Health and Lifestyle Consultant

It was a big pleasure to be a student of this online course and it was a good way to work step by step along the way to finish the certification and receive my new diploma and cpd credits. I am very happy that I decided to take the course and would like to take some of your other courses too.  – Eriksen, Master in Psychology, Health and Lifestyle Consultant