Graduates from Educational Institutions accredited by IAHH may become board certified!
Students of Private Instructors approved by IAHH may become board certified!

To become certified by IAHH, you must:

Successfully complete a minimum of training hours according to this table:

Type of Certification Minimum Training Hours Activities
Certificate. 20-99 hours. Lectures.
Certified Health Coach, C.H.C., or
Certified Wellness Coach, C.W.C.
100-150 hours. Lectures plus practicum.
Diploma, or
Certified Practitioner.
100-300 hours depending on discipline. Lectures plus practicum.
Professional Certification
(e.g. Ayurveda, Naturopathy, Traditional Chinese Medicine)
1,000-1,800 hours. Lectures plus practicum and/or research.
Advanced Certification
300-600 hours above Professional Certification or equivalent. Practicum + research.
Higher Certification
500+ hours above Advanced Certification or equivalent. Research.

Submit a copy of your catalog, or other materials, if applicable.

Practitioners may need to audition by providing a sample distance reading or service.


Process and Fees

Note: please don’t send any money until you receive our answer to your application.

1. Become a member of IAHH.

2. Certification covers one holistic healing discipline/modality.
Fee: $ 250 (plus handling & shipping).

Additional certifications are only $ 100 (plus handling & shipping if applicable).

Important: certification is granted indefinitely as long as the practitioner remains in good standing as member of the IAHH. In case of leaving the IAHH or serious misconduct this certification can be withdrawn by IAHH. Certificates are dated and are valid for one year; they will be renewed along with individual membership at no additional charge.


Application Form

Natural and/or Holistic Education / Training