Is your company ready to be recognised for excellence in workplace wellness?

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  WELLCOSA has built a well-designed, well-executed and sustainable benchmark framework to drive engagement in workplace wellness and its guiding principles.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  The HWI outcome is based on existing international models for healthy workplace  best practices.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  HWI recognition is accessible to organisations of all sizes, create sustainable wellness outcomes, and include positive recognition for employers.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  Applicants need to be assessed, and if successful, recognised as a HWI workplace.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  Recognition is earned by local or national companies / legal entities (multinational companies can apply with a country site or branch) in South Africa.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  WELLCOSA may request applicants for additional information and some applications may require modification and re-submission.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”] The benchmarking outcome culminates in the company receiving the WELLCOSA’s HWI Award.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  See the FAQ’s for more information re the benchmark and awards process.


What is Included in the Recognition Fees?

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  Registration Documentation: Upon registration, your company representative gain access to WELLCOSA certification material –  comprehensive documents  to guide you through the WELLBiz process. Included is also support from WELLCOSA’s Consultants at no extra cost.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”]  Coaching Support: Once you’re on the path to WELLCOSA recognition, from beginning to end, your company representative has access to our Wellness Consultants to help coach you through elements of the HWI application process.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”] Performance Verification: After submission, documented verification and in some instances where necessary. an on-site evaluation is conducted by a WELLCOSA  professional.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”] Recognition: Upon achieving HWI recognition, the company receives an in-depth score report, and their certification status is uploaded to the HWI healthy workplace directory.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”] Healthy Awards: Your company receives our prestigious award for recognition as a healthy workplace.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”signup” wrap=”i”] Marketing and Public Relations Support: Recognised companies are connected to WELLCOSA’s marketing and public relations teams for comprehensive promotional opportunities exclusively available to HWI companies.

Healthier Workplace Initiatice (HWI) Fees

Recognising Healthy Workplaces

  Company Size Registration Fee WELLBiz Fee Total Cost
» Small Companies (up to 100 employees) R3 500 R9 000 R12 500
» Medium Companies (101-500 employees)
R3 500 R17 000 R20 500
» Large Companies (501+ employees) R3 500 R25 000 R28 500
Membership: Membership includes HWI recognition and the tools and resources to help you design, build and sustain a successful and comprehensive wellness initiative. Access to wellness news, workbooks, trainings and inventories are a few of the resources available to our members. Go here to become a WELLCOSA Member

The fee does not include the cost of the site visit if necessary. Contact us for more information.


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