Wellness Coaching Australia is an organisation founded by Fiona Cosgrove in 2006 when she recognised the need for a new approach to working with clients in the area of lifestyle change. Using Coaching as the method of delivery, Fiona set about delivering training to health and fitness professionals across Australia who had the same awareness and passion for helping others to improve the quality of their lives.

Fast forward to 2018, Wellness Coaching Australia has trained more than 5000 students across, Australia, New Zealand and overseas students by distance education enabling them to take on Health and Wellness Coaching with confidence and coach others to achieve lasting changes in their lifestyle. 

The Wellness Coaching Australia teaching faculty provides students with a highly credentialed training team not only in the field of coaching but also in the areas of health, fitness and wellness - a lineup that is unmatched by other Health and Wellness Coaching schools. Our team are not only trainers but are also health and wellness small business operators, just like you, so they understand how you can take Health and Wellness Coach Training studies into a business setting and work to inspire and support you and deliver effective training results.


Approved Training Provider - International Institute for Complementary Therapists

Wellness Coaching Australia is an approved training provider with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT), where on completion of our courses you have access to gain professional membership with the IICT and insurance with AON Insurance under Wellness Consultancy and Coaching.

International Health, Fitness and Wellness Industry Accredited

Wellness Coaching Australia's training courses are accredited with many health, fitness and wellness bodies in Australia and overseas including the International Coaching Federation, where if you are member of any of these industry bodies you can earn continuing education credits.






Fiona is the founder and Managing Director of Wellness Coaching Australia and is Australia's pioneer in the Health and Wellness Coaching industry having introduced training in this specialised field to Australia in 2006. With over 30 years experience in the health, fitness and wellness industries, Fiona has a vast depth of experience ranging from health club owner, university lecturer, keynote speaker, wellness coach trainer, counselor, author and health retreat operations. 

In 2010, Fiona co-developed and lectured at RMIT University within the postgraduate Masters of Wellness, facilitating the Wellness Coaching program. This program is still available today at RMIT University within their Graduate Diploma in Wellness program. In 2014 she was awarded as a Finalist in the Telstra Business Woman of the Year Award paying homage to her innovative approach and achievements in the field of Health and Wellness Coaching.

Fiona holds Masters Degrees in Exercise Science and in Counselling, is an Internationally certified and licensed Health and Wellness Coach with Wellcoaches in the US and is the author of "Coach Yourself to Wellness" book and companion workbook. 

Fiona is a National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC)