Our comprehensive Ayurveda courses are designed for those who wish to deepen their understanding of ancient Indian approaches to health. We welcome a wide range of health practitioners who wish to expand their qualifications, including yoga teachers, massage therapists, nutritionists, and doctors of Western medicine. Our courses are open to all who wish to help others rejuvenate, detoxify, and live a more balanced life.
AT THE MTC WE OFFER 3 LEVELS OF AYURVEDA CERTIFICATION:
Level 1: Foundations of Ayurveda
Level 2: Advanced Ayurveda
Level 3: Ayurveda Apprenticeship
All students will receive a certificate on completion of each level of our study programs. A successful completion of all three levels of our Ayurveda training program, including our supervised clinical apprenticeship, will result in a full certification as an Ayurvedic Health Practitioner. In addition to earning credentials as an Ayurveda practitioner, our graduates also qualify for membership in the prestigious National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA), an organization representing the Ayurvedic profession in The United States of America. Past graduates who wish to apply for membership can do so here.
WHY STUDY AYURVEDA AT MOUNTAINTOP CLINIC?
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION: All of our Ayurveda courses are conducted in English.
ACCOMMODATION AND FEES:
All courses are priced in Indian Rupee (INR). Please fill out the form at the bottom of this page for detailed pricing information about the course that you are interested in.
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LEVEL 1: FOUNDATIONS OF AYURVEDA
Duration: one month
Students must be eighteen years of age or older and have a good command of the English language.
This is a very high level introductory program in Ayurvedic Medicine, providing students with a solid foundation from which to explore the deeper applications of Ayurveda. Students who complete this program may continue their studies to become an Ayurvedic Therapist or begin to integrate what they have learned into complementary modalities (including massage therapy and Yoga). Graduates of this program may also choose to take part in our Level 2 Advanced Ayurveda program.
LEVEL 2: ADVANCED AYURVEDA
Duration: one month
This level is open to applicants who have taken part in our Level 1 Foundations of Ayurveda course. Other certifications may be considered as well, please specify in your application where you have previously studied Ayurveda.
Our Level 2 Advanced Ayurveda course offers continued training in Ayurvedic theory and practice for students planning a clinical career as an Ayurvedic Therapist. Graduates will possess a deeper understanding of constitutional imbalance and the Ayurvedic perspective of pathology, and will be able to consult with clients utilizing Ayurvedic principles, including lifestyle management and basic Ayurvedic herbalism.
LEVEL 3: ADVANCED AYURVEDA
Duration: Three months
This course is open to applicants with degree-level education, doctoral degrees, or fully qualified therapists (including yoga teachers), and those who have taken part in our Level 1 and Level 2 Ayurveda courses.
Internship is the transition from student to practitioner. The apprenticeship is the most important time in a student’s learning experience. The MTC offers a unique opportunity to experience the daily practices in our Ayurveda clinic and receive one-on-one, in-depth learning from our doctors. The apprenticeship program includes continuing theory studies, supervised clinical application hours, and reviews leading to a full certification as an Ayurvedic Health Practitioner.
If you are interested in one of our Ayurveda courses, please fill in the form below for further information & pricing.