Practitioner of Holistic Empowerment Coaching Training Course


36 Modules



(min 600 hours)


Part-time: 72 weeks (10 hours of study per week)

Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 12 weeks
Full time: 36 weeks (20 hours of study per week)

Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 6 weeks 


IICT Recognised certification:
(1) Meditation Teacher
(2) Holistic Counselling Skills for Meditation Teachers
(3) Meditation Therapist
(4) Holistic Empowerment Coaching

Unit One – 360 Hours

Advanced Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development Practitioner Training Course

See full details here.

Unit Two – 80 Hours

Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Telephone Counselling

  • Introduction to telephone counselling
  • Using Zoom and other online platforms for counselling
  • Outline of the counselling call
  • The seven core principles of telephone counselling
  • Feelings are key
  • Active listening
  • Minimal encourages
  • Reflection of content
  • Exploration of feelings
  • Open and closed questions
  • Guidelines for summarising
  • Basic telephone counselling communication guidelines
  • Barriers to effective communication
  • Listening skills
  • Self-care
  • Warnings and contras – When not to use telephone counselling
  • Domestic violence and suicidal clients
  • Role-play exercises

Required reading:
The telephone counselor’s role play handbook by Kerry Doolan
Telephone Counselling – A Handbook for Practitioners by Maxine Rosenfield

Unit Three – 80 Hours

Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Grief and Loss Counselling

  •  Introduction grief and loss counselling
  • What is grief?
  • Healing the wounds of grief
  • Grief takes time
  • The journey through grief
  • The grief processes
  • The role of the holistic grief counsellor
  • The pitfalls to avoid
  • Influencing factors on grieving
  • Resources and referrals
  • Complicated grief
  • Depressive grief and clinical depression
  • Dealing with Acute Emergency Situations (AES)
  • The grief counsellor’s role in AES
  • Guidelines for grief counselling
  • Counselling the dying
  • Taking care of yourself
  • Debriefing

Unit Four – 80 Hours

Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Trauma and Abuse Counselling

  • Introduction to trauma and abuse counselling
  • Trauma
  • How healing happens
  • Foundational Relationship Attachment Concepts
  • Abuse
  • Treatments and Solutions
  • The Role of Love in Healing from trauma and/or Abuse
  • Earned Secure Adult Attachment

Required Reading:
Earned Secure Adult Attachment by Kerry Doolan

Now enrolling for September 6th

Next start date: January 9th, 2023

Pay in full:  $4197
Payment plan: First payment of $497 + 18 monthly payments of $210
(Payment Plan Total = $4277)