If becoming a health coach intrigues you, but you’re not quite sure what you would do with your certification yet, then this post is for you!
You probably know the option of creating your own business and working with clients, but maybe the sound of that just doesn’t give you a concrete idea. Or maybe you’re just curious about what else you could do with your certification.
The good news is, the options are basically e n d l e s s when it comes to engaging, interesting and rewarding ways to use your health coaching certification.
Before I became a health coach, I had no idea that it was even a career! Fast-forward to eight years later, and I’ve met hundreds—if not thousands—of thriving health coaches all around the world while speaking at events and getting to know new communities.
To get the ball rolling for you, I’ve listed 50 ways to use your health certification below.. But think of this as just a starter list to get you going. If you don’t see anything on here that suits your fancy, then keep thinking and creating your perfect role! One of the coolest things about becoming a health coach is that you get to make it work for you. You can create your own future.
Ways you can use your health coach certification to make money and a career:
Start your own health coaching practice and work with clients one-on-one in your local area.
Create a healthy-lifestyle website and offer one-on-one health coaching sessions via Skype or web-conferencing.
Work with clients in group settings or support groups in your local area.
Host online group programs using pre-recorded video content.
Use your health coaching knowledge to educate and thus generate more sales for your network marketing company (I’m looking at you, supplements and essential oils!)
Join another established health coaching practice.
Become the resident health coach at your local integrative-minded doctor or chiropractor’s office.
Host paid health talks or events at your local gym or fitness studios.
Become a wellness consultant for high-end spas.
Be the go-to health coach for a yoga studio.
Partner with a local gym or yoga studio for wellness packages.
Become a natural foods personal chef.
Create a healthy catering company or join an existing one.
Host paid cooking classes or demos at a natural grocery food store.
Write articles on health, wellness or nutrition for magazines, websites and other media outlets.
Start a health-focused podcast and find sponsors who love your content.
Write and self-publish cookbooks or healthy lifestyle books.
Offer corporate wellness coaching and health programs.
Become a professional health blogger to share your journey and story.
Become a professional travel blogger finding healthy spots all around the world.