Help people thrive even during times of struggle.

Unlock the power of caring for wellbeing.

Advanced Certificate In Creating Wellbeing

Starting from 22nd February 2023 | Northern Cohorts

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Boost wellbeing, resilience and performance.

Do you want to learn how to help people in your workplace, school and community to:

  • Care for their wellbeing, even during the most challenging of times?
  • Bring out the best in themselves and others, one small actionable step at a time?
  • Reliably measure wellbeing, with a credible, scientific measurement tool?
  • Co-create thriving workplaces, schools or communities that fuel belonging and bolster resilience?

Then, the Advanced Certificate In Creating Wellbeing is for you.

From functioning to flourishing.

Based on Professor Martin Seligman’s PERMAH theory of wellbeing, the program includes live training classes and coaching calls with our globally sought-after coaches to put the latest wellbeing research and tools at your fingertips so you can be accredited to help others thrive, even in times of struggle.

Experience 45 hours of live training classes and coaching calls over 14 weeks to give you all the tools, resources and support you need to:

  • Make the science of wellbeing accessible and actionable by teaching people how to create tiny evidence-based wellbeing habits using Professor Martin Seligman’s PERMAH wellbeing framework.
  • Design psychologically safe spaces for teams, groups and families to playfully experiment with more effective and joyful ways to support each other’s wellbeing.
  • Co-create thriving workplaces, schools and communities by taking a strengths-based approach to creating positive changes that fuel belonging, bolster resilience, and improve health and wellbeing outcomes.
  • Reliably and confidentially measure people’s wellbeing – including levels of thriving and struggle – and debrief on individual and workplace, school or community results.


in Creating

Accreditation to use
The PERMAH Wellbeing
Survey for individuals

Toolbox of
wellbeing practices

Wellbeing library of
videos, playbooks, cheat
sheets and podcasts

Membership to
global alumni
wellbeing community

How does the Certificate work?

Running in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, you can select the time-zone that works for you. Our next round of the Certificate Kicks off on the 22nd of February in the Northern hemisphere, you can grab the full list of class dates below.


Delivered over 14 weeks with 45 hours of evidence-based learning, the Certificate includes live training classes and coaching calls to give you all the resources, tools and support you need from our highly sought-after team of positive psychology and wellbeing researchers and practitioners.

Month 1: Wellbeing At The Me Level
  • Surprising truths about caring for wellbeing.
  • How to measure and debrief people’s wellbeing using The PERMAH Wellbeing Survey.
  • PERMAH toolbox of evidence-based practices.
  • Science around the power of creating tiny habits.
  • The simple way to apply growth mindsets and self-compassion.
Month 3: Wellbeing At The Us Level
  • Measuring and debriefing your workplace, school or community’s wellbeing using The PERMAH Wellbeing Survey.
  • LEADing wellbeing strategies to co-create wellbeing Literacy and create a common language, establish evidence-based Evaluations, Activate wellbeing behaviors across a system, and support the Determination needed to sustain wellbeing beliefs and actions.
  • Design a strengths-based, systems-informed impact project for your workplace, school or community to apply what you’ve learned.
  • Discovering the power of asking for help and the gift of reciprocity when it comes to caring for wellbeing.

What Our Clients Say About Us:

  • “We coordinated impact projects from the class which gives us a sustainable, home-grown solution to how we do this work in our community.”

    MAUREEN DONKER Mayor, Midland City Council

  • “I recommend these programs to organizations that want to dig deeper and reach higher.”

    PATRICK MELBY Good Company Ventures

  • “The class is engaging and inspiring. It has changed the way I engage at work, with people, and with my own health, but most importantly, it has brought such joy to my life.”

    PAM SINGER President, Board of Education

  • “Learning the science of wellbeing with nearly 40 other members of my community was life-changing for me. It has armed me with tools to promote wellbeing.”

    BRIDGETTE GRANSDEN County Administrator/Controller

  • “I am now more mindful of interconnectedness in our community, and how all of the pieces contribute to making this town a better place.”

    BETH BREDT Primary School Teacher and Community Advocate

Ready to help people thrive more consistently?

Join us for the Advanced Certificate In Creating Wellbeing.

Book For the Northern Hemisphere Starting 22nd February 2023


USD $2,897

per person



10% discount

for bookings of five people or more



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The Northern Hemisphere
Starting 28 September 2021

Northern Hemisphere Starting 28 September 2021

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USD $3,997

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What support will you get?

Guiding you through each step is our team of researchers, practitioners and coaches, including Dr. Michelle McQuaid, Danielle Jacobs, Louis Alloro, Kathy Snyder and Beverlee Wenzel. Between us, we’ve helped 250,000 people to spark measurable changes in more than 4,800 workplaces, schools and communities in over 75 countries.

To help you easily and joyfully navigate your learning experience you will receive:

  • A Digital PERMAH wellbeing library that is yours to keep – Breaking down the science of wellbeing into easy-to-digest videos and podcasts, research cheat sheets and bonus interviews with the world’s leading wellbeing researchers.
  • Live, interactive classes for 2 x 1/2 days each month − This is your chance to dive deeper into the science and practice, build your skills as you experiment together and design ways to immediately apply what you are learning to help others.
  • Weekly virtual coaching calls – To continue momentum after you leave the classroom, you’ll have live virtual 90 minutes coaching calls to keep unpacking what you’ve learned and practical ways to apply your new knowledge.
  • Pay it forward challenges – You’ll be supported to apply what you learn in the real world, including delivery of a final impact project for your workplace, school or community
  • An online portal packed with bonus resources you can steal (and share) with pride – Stay in touch and up-to-date between classes in our online portal, including recordings of all classes, your evidence-based toolbox, chat channel and bonus tips and tools to monitor your progress.
  • A global and local community – Connect and collaborate with experienced wellbeing practitioners from all over the world in our alumni community.

Is the Certificate right for me?

This Certificate is right for you if you want to:

  • Discover the latest research and tools to upskill your ability to amplify the wellbeing of others.
  • Rally people around ways to help each other more consistently thrive, even during challenging times.
  • Understand how to embed caring for wellbeing into how we learn, work, connect and live together.
  • Be part of a like-minded community of wellbeing champions who are willing to support and empower each other.

Our Risk-Free Guarantee

We’re sure you’re going to find the Certificate In Creating Wellbeing enormously valuable – and we’re willing to back it up with a hassle-free guarantee.

If the Certificate doesn’t give you what you need, just let us know within the first 14 days of the program. Provided you can show us that you’ve been doing the work, but what we’re teaching just isn’t adding value, we’ll send you a full refund.

With this in mind, we do kindly ask that before you enroll, you are fully committed to gifting yourself this time and showing up to support yourself.

Frequently Asked Questions

All the calls are recorded so you can catch up as you need and if you have burning questions, you can submit them in the Slack chat channel at any time for us to answer.
Each cohort has up to 30 participants. Don’t worry; the group will be the perfect size so everyone’s questions can be heard and answered, and so that you get as much value as possible.
1. A computer (laptop or desktop), tablet, or smartphone 2. A reliable internet connection 3. A web browser (like Firefox, Safari, or Chrome) We’ll send you clear instructions for joining the workshops in our reminder emails.
We can help!  Don’t hesitate to send us an email at and let us know what you are curious about.
If you are having issues with completing the payment it may be that your bank is blocking international transactions. Please contact your bank to clear the transaction. Please note, we do not accept AMEX as a form of credit card payment. If you still need assistance, please contact
The primary teacher in the northern hemisphere is Kathy Synder.
The full class and dates for the northern hemisphere dates can be found here.
Absolutely. We’ll cover enough of the research and applied strategies so you have just what you need.
We will be running the certificate at a later date, if you’d like to join the waiting list, please email and we’ll be in touch with future options.