Ayurvedic Health Educator (AHE)

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].

Course Fee:

$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 professional programs.

Credits:

40 credits

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