Positive Psychology and Wellbeing

The world’s first government accredited qualification in Positive Psychology and Wellbeing.

A positive and engaging, life-changing experience – completed through virtual live learning webinars or face-to-face immersion.

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Nationally Recognised Accreditation

11069NAT Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing

The Diploma of Positive Psychology is the world’s first government accredited programme of its kind to offer evidence-based content combined with practical application giving you the skills you need to excel in the field. The course delivers comprehensive, university-level content in practical and applied contexts. It is also unique in drawing on the latest research in neuroscience and emotional intelligence.

Wellbeing qualifications are in demand

Never has wellbeing been so important for companies, government organisations, schools and individuals. The Langley Group Institute Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing is highly regarded and recognised as being a leading qualification in the field – helping open the door to new and advanced career opportunities.

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Who should enrol?

The Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing is designed for busy professionals who want to learn how to apply positive psychology in their work, informed by research and best practice.


Organisational Consultants




Positive Psychology Practitioners



School Counsellors


Policy Makers

Community Workers




Business Owners

Human Resource Managers

Learning and Development Managers

Employee Engagement Managers

Organisational Development Managers

Training Managers

Change Agents

Wellbeing Managers

Wellbeing Officers

Wellbeing Consultants

Health and Safety Officers

Employee Assistance Workers

Return To Work Specialists

Choose from face-to-face or virtual live learning

We offer two modes of delivery giving our students the flexibility to choose their preferred method of study. Both online and face-to-face options provide a fun, experiential learning experience.


You can complete the full Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing from anywhere in the world using our online flexible learning option.

Completed over 12 months at your own pace you can enjoy the benefits of flexible learning to fit your lifestyle and work commitments.

We provide comprehensive support including interactive LIVE webinars, virtual group experiences, fun, experiential activities and learning, plus online electives and peer cohort support.


Byron Bay – Australia

Escape the hustle and bustle of every-day life and study the Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing in one of the world’s most beautiful and vibrant holiday destinations.

Christchurch – New Zealand

We have partnered with the New Zealand Institute of Wellbeing and Resilience to deliver this positive and life-changing experience in Christchurch New Zealand.

“The course was fantastic. While my initial interest in the course was from a work perspective, many of the concepts were equally applicable to my personal life, and as a parent. The learnings around meaning and purpose really resonated with me which took me by surprise as it wasn’t an area I had focused on previously.”

Kate Worrall – Organisational Development Specialist City of Newcastle.

Course Outline

To be awarded the Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, participants must successfully complete eight units of competency made up of six core units and two elective units.

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Core Units

Research and apply theories of positive psychology to establish and develop own level of wellbeing.

Develop and apply interventions to leverage positive emotions.

Develop engagement interventions for personal and professional growth.

Develop and implement interventions to increase meaning and fulfilment in different settings.

Develop and implement interventions to build positive relationships.

Establish and monitor achievement of positive goals for personal and professional growth.

Elective Units

Apply positive coaching to increase individual wellbeing.

Increase organisational performance through application of positive leadership strategies.

Develop and implement positive parenting interventions.

Develop strategies for implementation to create positive communities.

Develop strategies for implementation to create positive education institutions.

Develop strategies for implementation to increase positive human resource practices.

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Applications and Outcomes

The Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing equips you with the knowledge, skills and competence to apply positive psychology principles to increase individual, business and collective wellbeing.

Career prospects will be enhanced in environments where capacity to build resilience, engagement and performance are required.

In this course you will learn how to measure and build individual, workplace and educational flourishing as well as how to plan, implement and assess positive psychology interventions and strategies.

Upcoming Course Dates

We offer a limited number of courses each year and enrolments can be made at any time.

Both the Virtual LIVE Learning and Face-to-Face options have limited numbers and do fill, so be sure to book early to avoid disappointment

For a list of all upcoming course dates click here >

Why choose the Langley Group Institute

The Langley Group Institute is an Australian nationally recognised, registered training organisation (RTO #40655) and part of the Langley Group of Companies.

For 20 years the Langley Group has taught thousands of leaders, human resources managers, coaches and consultants how to apply emotional intelligence, positive psychology and neuroscience to achieve the best possible outcomes for themselves and their business.

We are dedicated to inspiring people to realise their potential through positive, evidence-based personal and professional development.


Specialist facilitators, coaches and learning professionals will guide your learning. Our team live and breathe positive psychology, converting science into everyday language and simple, practical tools.

Designed by Sue Langley, the CEO and Founder of the Langley Group, Sue and her team are the leading experts on the practical application of positive psychology. Sue is also a keynote speaker, global consultant and positive leadership expert.

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“If I have to put my experience during the course into three words it would be “pleasant, stretching and nourishing!” I savoured every moment of the face-to-face modules, then I was intrinsically motivated to continue studying and reading both to complete my assignments and because I had found an immediate and clear impact on my work.”

Ashraf Helal – founder, lead coach and consultant HELAL for Coaching and Management Consultancy.


Choose from:

Virtual Live Learning: $AUD 6,500
Face-to-Face Immersion: $AUD 7,500

Your course fees include all the learning resources, an expert Strengths Profile Assessment and debrief, wellbeing inventories and access to the recorded sessions.

Payment plans are available.

Government Funding

For participants aged 45 years and over, you could be eligible to receive a $2,000 grant towards the Diploma in Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, as part of the Skill Checkpoint Program.

You can contact us to discuss eligibility with a Course Advisor today.

“I found the experience transformational. I greatly enjoyed the initial face to face sessions where we learned about the major positive psychology theories, discussed their practical use and talked about ways they could be incorporated into our work and personal lives.”

Chris Talbot – Owner and Director of a Legal Practice and Financial Planning Business.

Take the next step towards a Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing


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Why wait – get started today

  • Gain a wide range of positive psychology activities, tools, and strategies you can use immediately to help people flourish

  • Learn the science, theory, and latest research of positive psychology, wellbeing, and neuroscience

  • Participate in powerful development activities including wellbeing inventories, strengths assessments and coaching

  • Complete two online electives for your specialisation

  • Enjoy flexible options designed to fit in with your busy schedule

  • Walk away with practical tools you can apply for immediate results

  • Be inspired by our facilitators who will inspire and share their extensive knowledge and practice of positive psychology

  • Enrolment is easy and we will support you through the process