Join us at the PREKURE Open Week

  • Seeking a career with purpose?
  • Craving the freedom and flexibility of your own business or side-hustle?
  • Passionate about health and wellbeing? 

Discover how you can unlock your full potential and empower others to live their best lives by training as a Professional Health Coach, Nutrition Coach, Mental Health Coach or Master Holistic Health Coach. 

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What is a Professional Health Coach?

As a PREKURE Professional Health Coach you will..

  • Become a specialist in positive psychology and behaviour change, learning how to empower others to take back control of their own health,
  • Be at the cutting edge of the latest scientifically proven lifestyle levers that are the key to unlocking real and lasting health outcomes,
  • Find your tribe of passionate health warriors forming a new prevention focussed health workforce,
  • Undergo a journey of personal transformation as you learn how to live yourself, and others, well.

Are you ready for a career change that will offer you the freedom, flexibility and fulfilment you desire? Train to become a Professional Health Coach and gain the tools to change people’s lives forever. 


Learn more at our free online Open Week

Meet the PREKURE faculty in our Open Week and discover where a career as a Professional Health Coach could lead you. Come along and discover…

  • What a Professional Health Coach is 
  • Why Health Coaching is the latest global trend in health and wellness
  • How you can create the freedom and flexibility you desire with your own successful health coaching business
  • The successful careers of PREKURE Coach Graduates
  • How you can be at the forefront of health and wellness and transform the wellbeing of others by focusing on prevention, behaviour change, and lifestyle rather than simply treating symptoms with medication

Open Week Lineup of Events

Mon 6 May - 7pm
Introduction to Professional Health Coaching

Learn about PREKURE’s study pathways and how you can become a Professional Health Coach, Nutrition Coach, Mental Health Coach or Master Holistic Health Coach.

Hosted by Dr Louise Schofield, PREKURE CEO

Tue 7 May - 7pm
How You Can Start a New Fulfilling Career in Health

Discover how you can find a new career in health, and start your own successful health coaching business.

Meet Coach Graduates like Shelley Smith, owner Santosha Health Coaching

Wed 8 May - 7pm
From Health Professional to Professional Health Coach

Understand how you can pivot or complement your health career by upskilling in professional coaching, metabolic nutrition coaching or mental health coaching.

Meet PREKURE Graduates, like Pharmacist and Coach Lee Tan

Why study with PREKURE?

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Gain transformational coaching skills: The key to unlocking real and lasting health outcomes.

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Learn the very latest science and practice of preventative lifestyle medicine: Get tuition from world-leading experts.

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Learning that works for you: Get certified in as little as 6 months, from the comfort of home - no previous medical training required.

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 University-level, internationally recognised and industry-backed: Health Coach Programs approved by Health Coach professional bodies Health Coaches Australia and New Zealand (HCANZA), the Canadian Health Coach Alliance, and the UK and International Health Coach Association (UKIHCA), and endorsed by the Royal New Zealand College of GPs (RNZCGP) for CPD/CME.  

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Small, cohort-based live and interactive learning: Practise, apply and hone your new skills in a safe setting as you gain confidence. 

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 An incredible community: Join the amazing PREKURE community for support and connection throughout your journey as a student and beyond.

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Become a masterful coach: Unparalleled opportunities to refine your skills with weekly coaching practice sessions and personalised support from the PREKURE faculty.

PreKure_ExpressiveMark_Pos_LeafGreen-1 Risk-free: Backed by our unconditional, 30-day, 100% money-back guarantee. 

The NZQA has evaluated the Health Coach Certificate (Micro-credential) and assessed it to be equivalent to 30 credits at Level 5 on the NZQF

Stories of Transformation

Explore the real-life success stories of some of our 500+ Professional Health Coach graduates, each on their own unique journey of transformation.

From Corporate Sales and Cancer Survivor to Cancer Coach:
Meet Katherine Froggatt

Meet PREKURE Mental Health and Cancer Coach Katherine Froggatt

From Beauty Therapist to Metabolic Nutrition Coach:
Meet Sarah Ahern

Meet PREKURE Metabolic Nutrition Coach Sarah Ahern

From Financial Advisor to 
Burnout & Mental Fitness Coach:
Meet Amanda Balcome

Amanda Balcombe Professional Burnout and Mental Fitness Coach

Who delivers PREKURE's Training?

Meet the faculty of experts at the forefront of preventative lifestyle medicine.

Sonya English

Sonya English

PREKURE Lead Coach, ICF qualified, Registered Nurse

With a Masters of Health Practice, Sonya is a highly empathetic and experienced coach and critical care nurse in the acute treatment of people suffering from ill-health.

Prof Grant Schofield

Prof Grant Schofield

Professor of Public Health

Director of The Centre for Human Potential at AUT and former Chief Scientific Adviser to the Ministry of Education in New Zealand, Prof Grant is also the co-author of four best-selling books.

Dr Caryn Zinn

Dr Caryn Zinn


Associate Professor Caryn Zinn is a Registered Dietitian, academic and managing director of her nutrition and lifestyle consultancy practice, with over 20 years of expertise in the field of nutrition.

Professor Julia Rucklidge

Prof Julia Rucklidge

Prof Clinical Psychology

A Professor of Clinical Psychology at University of Canterbury, Prof Julia is a renowned mental health and nutrition researcher, co-author of The Better Brain, TEDx & edX speaker.

Dr Glen Davies

Dr Glen Davies

General Practice

Dr Glen was awarded GP of the Year 2021 for his pioneering work reversing diabetes. He focuses on using lifestyle and prevention medicine for chronic illness and disease.


Dr Catherine Crofts

Dr Catherine Crofts


Dr Catherine is a highly experienced Pharmacist with a PhD in the early diagnosis of metabolic disease.


Dr Louise Schofield

Dr Louise Schofield

Behaviour Change Specialist

With a PhD in Public Health and 15 years’ experience in the corporate wellbeing industry, Dr Louise is a successful entrepreneur and innovator with a mission to change medicine to focus more on prevention.

Dr Desiree Dickerson

Dr Desiree Dickerson


Dr Desiree is a Neuroscientist and Clinical Psychologist with a doctorate in the neuro-development of mental health disorders.


Join Us At Our Free Online Open Week To Learn More
6-8 May

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