This course is designed for those who wish to study the science of Ayurvedic therapies, and embrace this
alternative option for helping to heal themselves and others. The complete course runs over a 5-week period
for a total of 250 hours, but you can study as little or as much, depending on the time you have available,
i.e. 1, 2, 3, 4 or the full 5 weeks.
Introduction to the theory and practice of Ayurvedic massage. During this
week you will cover
techniques of massage for relaxing and healing the whole body.
Learning the marma point massage (learning how to work with specific energy
points of the body which
help to balance the energy system and open energy blockages).
Studying different therapies such as Shirodhara etc., for the healing of
various disorders and stress
Addition of further therapies for the healing of various disorders.
Studying the different body constitutions and preparing appropriate Ayurvedic
diets and therapies for
the different body-types, so that you can inspire others to adopt a healthy lifestyle. All the different
treatments learned under guidance in the previous weeks are refined during this week.
The 5-week course can be extended for a further two weeks for the purpose of improving your newly acquired
skills by practicing on clients and gaining work experience. The Centre will provide a letter of confirmation
of the work-experience hours gained in this way.
Note: Each week of this course is self-contained so you can join at any time or complete the full five weeks.
However, in order to achieve the overall skills required to be a therapist, you will need to complete the full
5-week course. The 250 hours includes self-study time.