HEALTH Online

Health Online Program

Program Overview

Health Evangelism And Leadership Training for Him (HEALTH) is aprogram designed to educate, inspire, and equip professionals and lay people to minister to those in need with a special focus on health coaching. Individuals, churches, schools, and professional offices can effectively use health outreach as the “entering wedge” of the gospel through a multiphase plan that closely tracks Ellen White’s counsel. In the HEALTH program, we show you how.

The online HEALTH program was designed for the individual who cannot attend the on-site program. With ample practical opportunities and direct contact with tutors and lecturers, the on-site program is superior than anything that could be provided virtually. However, an online program is ideal for those who have busy schedules, full time jobs or who cannot afford to come to HEALTH.

Instead of live lectures, our online students have access to pre-recorded classes, online activities, quizzes and discussion boards. The practical aspects of the program will be covered by an internship, monitored by an online advisor. Online students taking the HEALTH program for credit are also required to complete the HEALTH Internship Program (more information in the bulletin) in order to complete the credit hours necessary.

The HEALTH Online Schedule

The HEALTH program is made up of 6 courses worth a total of 15 college credits:

  • Principles of Health– A course taught by Dr. Neil Nedley M.D. The course provides in-depth material relating to the major Western Diseases affecting mankind and their prevention and/or treatment by lifestyle and other natural therapies. – 3 credits
  • Religion & Health– A course taught by Don Mackintosh- Campus Pastor and former ER nurse. In this course, students gain knowledge on the connection between health and faith from the perspective of inspiration (Bible and Spirit of Prophecy) and science. – 3 credits
  • Leadership in Health Evangelism– Includes a series of Lectures by entrepreneur Dean Dennis, physiotherapist Henri Escamilla and historian Dave Fiedler on aspects of health ministry and ministry development. – 2 credits
  • Lifestyle Coaching– Encompassestraining and practicums in Lifestyle Coaching, Massage, Hydrotherapy, Nutrition and Natural Remedies. – 2 credits
  • Community Health programs– Comprised of a number of training sessions and certification on community health programs such as ‘Diabetes Undone’, ‘Nedley Depression & Anxiety Recovery Program™’, ‘Cooking Schools’ and ‘Health expo training’. Students will have the opportunity to and put on 4 community outreach programs as part of their internship. – 2 credits
  • Personal Evangelism– In this course, students will learn the fascinating principles of soul-winning, the process of conviction and the art of leading people to decision making. Evangelist Narlon Edwards, will expound upon the different ways to awaken a spiritual interest in others and effectively communicate biblical truth through friendship evangelism, literature distribution, bible studies, etc. – 3 credits
The above courses equip our students to:
  • Have a health and spiritual testimony
  • Lead out in a church health evangelism cycle
  • Know how to effectively health coach individuals
  • Present credible health education talks
  • Know prevention and treatment for the major western diseases by lifestyle and other natural therapies
  • Host community health programs
  • Host health expos
  • Know scientific studies that document the connection between religion and health
  • Understand the unique mission and message of the Seventh Day Adventist Church
  • Understand the signs of conviction by the Holy Spirit
  • Know how to effectively coach people from health to and through the Bible

Admission

HEALTH welcomes applications from committed students who meet the necessary requirements. Please see the HEALTH Program Student Handbook for details.

Price

  • College Credit: $4,500*
  • Certificate (without college credit): $3,000*

 Price is subject to change

Payment plan

HEALTH Online For Credit: $4,500 total

Payment Options:

  • Plan C.1 | Upfront= $4,500
  • Plan C.2 | 6 installments= $1,000 for first course, then $700 for each subsequent
    course
  • Plan C.3 | 8 installments= $1,000 for first course, then 7 installments of $500
  • Plan C.4 | 12 installments= $1,200 for first course, then 11 installments of $300

HEALTH Online For Audit: $3,000 total

Payment Options:

  • Plan A.1 | Upfront= $3,000
  • Plan A.2 | 6 installments= $1,000 for first course, then $400 for each subsequent
    course
  • Plan A.3 | 8 installments= $1,250 for first course, then 7 installments of $250
  • Plan A.4 |12 months= $1,350 for first course, then 11 installments of $150

These payment plans enables you to pay as you go. You will be given access to your
courses once due payments have been made (please see breakdown below for more
information). You will have up to 18 months to finalize payments and finish the program
before it times out.

See below for a breakdown of each plan.

Plan C.2 Breakdown

Plan C.2 | 6 installments= $1,000 for first course, then $700 for each subsequent
course

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,000 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $700 Lifestyle Coaching
3 $700 Community Health Programs
4 $700 Principles of Health
5 $700 Religion & Health
6 $700 Personal Evangelism

Plan C.3 Breakdown

Plan C.3 | 8 installments= $1,000 for first course, then 7 installments of $500

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,000 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $500 Lifestyle Coaching
3 $500 Community Health Programs
4 $500 Principles of Health
5 $500 *
6 $500 Religion & Health
7 $500 *
8 $500 Personal Evangelism

*payment towards following course

Plan C.4 Breakdown

Plan C.4 | 12 installments= $1,200 for first course, then 11 installments of $300

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,200 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $300 *
3 $300 Lifestyle Coaching
4 $300 *
5 $300 Community Health Programs
6 $300 *
7 $300 Principles of Health
8 $300 *
9 $300 *
10 $300 Religion & Health
11 $300 *
12 $300 Personal Evangelism

*payment towards following course

Plan A.2 Breakdown

Plan A.2 | 6 installments= $1,000 for first course, then $400 for each subsequent
course

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,000 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $400 Lifestyle Coaching
3 $400 Community Health Programs
4 $400 Principles of Health
5 $400 Religion & Health
6 $400 Personal Evangelism

Plan A.3 Breakdown

Plan A.3 | 8 installments= $1,250 for first course, then 7 installments of $250

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,250 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $250 Lifestyle Coaching
3 $250 Community Health Programs
4 $250 Principles of Health
5 $250 *
6 $250 Religion & Health
7 $250 *
8 $250 Personal Evangelism

*payment towards following course

Plan A.4 Breakdown

Plan A.4 | 12 months= $1,350 for first course, then 11 installments of $150

Payment # Amount Pay to unlock the following course:
1 $1,350 Leadership in Health Evangelism
2 $150 *
3 $150 Lifestyle Coaching
4 $150 *
5 $150 Community Health Programs
6 $150 *
7 $150 Principles of Health
8 $150 *
9 $150 *
10 $150 Religion & Health
11 $150 *
12 $150 Personal Evangelism

*payment towards following course

Discounts

We offer the following discounts:

Buddy Discount – $500

  • Sign up with a friend or family member and both of you will receive the Buddy Discount of $500.
  • Applicants must attend the same church or a church in the same district.
  • Discount applicable for up to 5 people enrolling together.
  • If a student in the group does not complete the program, all students forfeit the discount.

Group discount – $1,000

  • Sign up with a group of 5 or more people and you all will receive a discount of $1000.
  • Applicants must attend the same church or a church in the same district.
  • If a student in the group does not complete the program, all students forfeit the discount.

Program Dates

  • HEALTH online is a self paced program. Students can apply and start at any time after program debut (August 19, 2020).

See HEALTH Student Handbook for more information

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Contact Us

Admissions Office

+1 (530) 422-7923
[email protected]

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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