Corporate Wellness 101
This session provides a comprehensive overview and introduction of how to begin a corporate wellness program for companies of any size. This session will provide you with the basic elements of a successful wellness program, common wellness/benefits terminology and concepts, and discuss some general best practices. This session covers many of the core concepts that are found on the Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist® designation exam.
In this session, you will learn:
- A basic history of wellness program
- The business case for offering a wellness program
- Common wellness program components including incentives, biometric screenings, health risk assessments, etc.
- An overview of wellness program success measurement, including ROI and VOI
- General overview of successful wellness program best practices
The Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist® is a certification of expertise offered by the Corporate Health & Wellness Association (CHWA). The certification requires 11 Modules of training/classes and can be completed either in-person at a CHWA event or online.
In order to maintain certification after the required training, Certified Corporate Wellness Specialists® must complete five hours per year of continuing education credits to stay up-to-date with industry best-practices and standards.
Becoming a Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist® provides you with a competitive edge in the industry by demonstrating to employers and colleagues that you:
- Possess the training and knowledge to successfully implement and manage a wellness program
- Understand best practices in wellness programs
- Comprehend the different types of wellness programs and learn how to tailor one to meet the needs of your specific corporate culture
- Demonstrate that you are up to date with current best practices on an ongoing basis through continuing education credits required for re-certification
- Possess the qualifications and abilities for job promotion and career enhancement
- Lectures 9
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 8 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 273
- Assessments Yes
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