A Health Coach is a guide who helps clients explore their health concerns, set health goals, and implement food and lifestyle changes to feel their best. They support clients alongside other healthcare professionals to create and sustain healthy lifestyle habits for prolonged health.
Begin your Health Journey with the Institute for Integrative Nutrition
Our program is offered online with virtual and in-person opportunities to connect with classmates. We offer four program options: 1-year, 1-year Spanish-supported, 6-month accelerated and 6-month Spanish-supported accelerated—all focusing on the same curriculum pillars of nutrition, coaching, and business.
IIN is the world’s largest nutrition and health coaching school licensed by the New York State Education Department. After you complete our program, you’ll earn a certificate of completion and the title of Integrative Nutrition Health Coach.
What You’ll Learn in the Health Coach Training Program
The role Health Coaches play in healthcare.
The core IIN concepts that will set your training apart from that of other Health Coaches.
Key nutrition concepts, dietary theories, and the latest in nutrition science.
Foundational coaching skills that you will refine through coaching demonstrations.
Business-building skills to successfully start and maintain your coaching business.
Meet Your Visiting Teachers
Learn from 85+ of the world’s leading experts in nutrition, coaching, business, personal development, spirituality and so much more!
Meet Our Graduates
What our graduates have to say about their Integrative Nutrition experience and Health Coach Certificate
Founder of HAPPY
“As I went through the course, I discovered the interconnectedness of all the other areas in our lives and how important it is to nurture and nourish those components to truly create holistic wellness.”
Best-Selling Ayurveda Author
“I didn't become interested in health coaching because it was fun or hip, I did it because I had to. Dealing with my own health issues, inclusive of digestion, hormonal, skeletal and chronic insomnia/ anxiety, I signed up for IIN so I could learn more about nutrition.”
Former BMX Athlete
“I launched a health coaching business to inspire and help others to improve their brain health so they can transform into the most successful versions of themselves.”
Founder of Mujer Holistica
“I found IIN and my life changed completely. I now live a life of purpose, with passion and surrounded by beautiful people. I would not be where I am had I not enrolled in IIN and pursued my career as a Health Coach.”
Founder of Yummy Spoonfuls
“IIN honestly helped me figure out how to monetize my talent, something that I do from a place of passion.”
Founder of Melissa Wood Health
“IIN is attainable—you can do it while working a full-time job, knowing that it’s leading to a fulfilling career that will change everything.”