Ayurvedic Health Educator (AHE) Level 1

The Ayurvedic Health Educator program is an intermediate, in-depth transformational learning journey. The 6-month program teaches a comprehensive Ayurvedic education. Upon completion, students will be CAISH AWARDED as an Ayurvedic Health Educator. Students will gain a strong knowledge of Ayurvedic philosophy, theory and principals incorporating the mind, body, spirit and senses for health and wellbeing.

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Study of Ayurvedic concepts of health and disease.
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Practical application of Ayurvedic nutrition and lifestyle.
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Understanding and determination of doshas (constitutions).
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Be able to draw effective dietary plan and self-care recommendations.

Prerequisites:

ASCC program completion [or equivalent 200-hour certification program in Ayurveda].

Tuition:

$3,000 plus applicable taxed & materials. Course fees are excluding additional prerequisite credits

Duration of the Program:

6 months. Alternate weekend classes and one (1) weekday online evening class for discussion and reviews

Hours of Study Breakdown

300 Total Hours:  150 contact hours are in class and  80 hours home reading and studying, home study/reading 70 hoursindependent case and hands on practice . In order to be certified, students must complete 10 case studies and a1000 words essay as part of final assessment. Quiz test will be taken after each module

Application Process:

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Scope of Practice:

Ayurvedic Health Educators will be able to effectively apply Ayurvedic knowledge for enhancing health & wellbeing of individuals or groups or for facilitation of prevention towards disease.

What’s Next?

Ayurveda Health Educator a CAISH certificate program the credits gain in this program can be applied towards higher learning.

Total Hours Faculty Certification START Date Payment
300 Hours Ismat Nathani, MSc, DNM Sairupa Krishnamurti, BA Ayurvedic Health Educator April 27-28, 2019 APPLY NOW
  • Module 1 Fundamentals of Ayurveda                                                                         6 credits

    • History & Philosophy
    • Element foundation and applications (Panch Mahabuta, Gunas & Tatva)
    • Foundation of complete Dosha understanding Level 1
    • Ayurveda & Yoga the Sister Sciences 

    Module 2 Preventative & Social Health “Swastha Vritta”                                          6 credits

    • Definition of Health and Disease
    • Understanding the paradigm between doshas constitutions and dosha imbalance.
    • Daily & Seasonal care “Dinacharya and Ritucharya”
    • Thoughts & Behavior “Acchar & Vichaar”

    Module 3 Ayurvedic Anatomy & Physiology                                                              5 credits

    • Dosha and Subdosha function, role and dynamics
    • Dhatu, Shrota & Malas
    • Disease formations

    Module 4 Agni and Digestion                                                                                      6 credits

    • Concept of Agni
    • Types and state of Agni
    • Signs of imbalance Agni
    • Digestion and agni relation
    • Ama and its manifestation in disease

    Module 5 Nutrition & Lifestyle                                                                                   6 credits

    • 6 Taste Theory of Ayurvedic Nutrition
    • Dosha Food charts
    • Healing food
    • Diet in accordance to Lifestyle

    Module 6 Herbology                                                                                                   6 credits

    • Theory of Ayurvedic Pharmacopea
    • Study of 25 Ayurvedic culinary and general herbs
    • Grouping of herbs and methods of intake & other applications
    • Indications and contraindications of the herbs

    Module 7 Ayurvedic Application for health & wellbeing                                            5 credits

    • Learning how to determine the imbalance state of dosha
    • Food and Lifestyle compatibility
    • Be able to draw effective dietary plan and self-care recommendations
    • Identify when a health concern needs medical attention

    Total credit 40

Month Weekend Session Dates Weekday Session Dates

Saturday & Sunday

9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

[8 hours x 16 weekend days]

Thursdays

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

[2 hour class online]
April 2019 27 & 28  25 (Orientation)
May 2019 5, 25 & 26 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
June 2019 9, 22 & 23 6, 13, 20 & 27
July 2019 14, 27 & 28 11, 18 & 25
August 2019 24 & 25 1 & 29
September 2019 15, 28 & 29 5, 12, 19 & 26
Total Hours 112 hours 38 hours