Life Coaching & Employee Wellness 


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Course: Skills Certificate

Mode: Distance

Study Period: up to 18 months 

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[over 16 months]

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Course Overview

Life Coaching: A Life Coach partners with their client to assess the client’s goals, where they are at, where they want to go, and then assist to bridge that gap. Therefore, Life Coaches have very distinctive character traits. They are empathic, patient and compassionate, they also exhibit strong leadership, organisational and communication skills.

Employee Wellness: Students registered for this SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course will earn 16 credits on successful completion. On successful completion of this course a student will be able to,

  • Explain the fundamentals of the concepts of wellness
  • Explain the need for wellness awareness programs
  • Apply knowledge of HIV/Aids to a specific business sector and a workplace

This COMENSA (who are the SAQA registered Professional Body for coaches) registered Life Coaching course will guide you through all the intricacies of being a world-class Life Coach and incorporates all 9 of COMENSA’s Behavioural Standards Framework. The course covers the following:

  • What it really means to be a world-class Life Coach
  • How to develop yourself to become even more effective as a Coach
  • How, and when to ask questions
  • How to listen attentively
  • How to guide and steer a client toward their dreams
  • How to check that the client is moving in the right direction
  • How to develop and maintain an excellent coaching presence
  • How to set up a Life Coaching business

Study period: up to 18 months   

Study PLUS Course Material

All learning materials are available on an interactive online platform. A fusion of traditional textbook and an online course. Various multimedia options are contained on the portal, include videos, interactive digital activities, and quizzes. The online platform will have all the required study materials and information, to study towards your exam.

Assessment and Award

This qualification will be assessed by means of a Summative Assessment assignment and there are no exams. A mark of 65% is required to pass this COMENSA & SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements


Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH,SABPP, PMSA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) and is registered with the QCTO as a Private College.

This course is accredited by SABPP and COMENSA. Both are SAQA recognized professional bodies.

What our past students said


“Academy of York is great when it comes to student support, making easy for one to do well in their studies. The cost of their courses is very reasonable and affordable”.

Simo Ngema


“I had a wonderful experience studying at A.O.Y. The fanatical suppor team was a great help when I was deciding about this course. They always made things easy with regards to the information and assignments. The lecturer was very passionate about helping me to be a life coach. Excellent experience overall”.

Thobisile Nwuno