Ayurveda Health Coach

  • Start as an Ayurveda Health Coach with Ayurveda as a career and life path

  • Balance the doshas with Ayurvedic recommendations

  • Use Ayurvedic spices and herbs to strengthen your health and as complementary therapy

You want to study Ayurveda online? Or would you rather complete a practical Ayurveda training at the Ayurveda Academy in Birstein?

With the specialized course to become an Ayurveda Health Coach, you will learn about the many facets of traditional Ayurveda medicine. The ideal basis for you to study and apply the holistic knowledge of life in a profound way. Accompany people with Ayurveda on their individual path to better health through constitutionally appropriate recommendations for physical and mental balance.

The training to become an Ayurveda Health Coach is the ideal introduction for all those who see their calling in the art of Ayurveda healing or who would like to lead a life in harmony with the universal principles themselves. In combination with further training as an Ayurveda nutritionist or Ayurveda massage practitioner, the Ayurveda Health Coach imparts solid methodological knowledge for holistic consultation and treatment. With authentic Ayurveda knowledge and inspiring teaching methods we accompany you on your new career and life path with Ayurveda.

Learning objectives

Ayurvedic medicine and art of living includes a wide range of measures that promote the health of the healthy and cure the disease of the sick: From herbal and nutritional teachings to massage and psychological treatments.
The Ayurveda course to become a health coach imparts a sound knowledge of Ayurvedic basics, health teachings as well as spice and herb lore. With many case studies and exercises, we prepare you for the practical application of Ayurvedic constitutional assessment and health counseling and show you how to apply your knowledge in successful Ayurvedic consultations and health coaching.

As an Ayurvedic health coach you will learn
- to understand and apply Ayurvedic medicine as a holistic health system
- techniques of Ayurvedic anamnesis and diagnosis - from constitution determination to tongue diagnosis - for practice
- to select holistic dietary recommendations and spices for health strengthening in everyday life
- individual, dosha- and stress-related disease tendencies and to balance
- type-appropriate conversation and coaching techniques according to the principles of Ayurvedic psychology for successful prevention offers


Benefit from the versatile forms of learning at the European Academy for Ayurveda: The Ayurveda Health Coach is available

  • as an Ayurveda online course - study online from home and at your own pace
  • as an Ayurveda face-to-face course on site - enjoy inspiring seminars with our outstanding team of lecturers, also available as a two-week intensive compact course.


Ayurveda training to become an Ayurveda Health Coach always begins with the Ayurveda basic course (modules ABK + ABH) with sound basic knowledge of Ayurvedic medicine, constitution determination, disease theory and an introduction to Ayurvedic therapy and treatment concepts.

  • Concepts and disease factors ABK
  • Constitution and medicine ABH


With the study of Ayurveda spice and herbology, you will learn the many recommendations and recipes for the holistic health of body, mind and soul from the Ayurveda medicine cabinet

  • Spices, herbs and oils in the Ayurveda APH


Finally, you will gain confidence in Ayurvedic health coaching through Ayurvedic anamnesis, diagnostic techniques and counseling practice. You will test the application of your knowledge in a protected environment with case studies and supervised practical exercises.

  • Medical history, diagnostic procedures and counseling strategies with case studies AUH


Your path to graduation

Title Days Attendance time Total learning hours


Specialized course Ayurveda Health Coach




Optional further training


Specialist course Ayurveda nutrition coach





Specialized course Ayurveda Wellness Practitioner




REAA final examination (1) (6)
Certified Ayurveda Nutrition and Health Consultant or Certified Ayurveda Massage Practitioner
recognized by the VEAT (Association of European Ayurveda Doctors and Therapists)
24 180 520


Ayurveda basics: Concepts and disease factors
- Introduction to the history and philosophy of Ayurveda
- Essential features and literature of Ayurveda
- Traditional Ayurvedic medicine versus modern science
- Five elements (panca-mahabhuta)
- Nature of the human being: Differentiation of body, mind and spirit
- Introduction to the anatomy and physiology of Ayurveda
- Functional components: doshas (classification, properties, functions, seats) and agnis (classification, function, states)
- Structural components: dhatus, upadhatus , malas and srotas
- Process of tissue formation (dhatu-parinama)
- Definition of health (svastha)
- Causes (hetu) of health and physical and mental diseases
- Process of etiopathogenesis (samprapti)
- Stages of etiopathogenesis (six kriyakala)

Ayurveda basics: Constitution and medicine
- Theoretical and practical introduction to the concept of Ayurvedic constitutional theory (prakriti)
- Introduction to Ayurvedic symptomatology:
- Symptoms of the doshas
- Symptoms of the tissues (dhatu), excretory products (mala), transportation spaces (srotas), digestive power (agni)
- Theoretical introduction to diagnostics in Ayurveda: Models of patient examination
- Three-fold examination (tri-vidha-pariksha)
- Six-fold examination (shad-vidha-pariksha)
- Eight-fold examination (ashta-vidha-pariksha)
- Introduction to Ayurvedic concepts of health maintenance (svasthavrtta):
- Dinacarya: daily routine measures and order therapy
- Ritucarya: recommendations for a lifestyle adapted to the seasons
- Introduction to Ayurvedic nutrition and food science
- Rasayana: Measures that strengthen
- Basic therapeutic strategies
- Introduction to Pancakarma therapies

Spices, herbs and oils in Ayurveda
- Basics of Ayurvedic spice and herb teachings (Dravyaguna)
- Classification of spices Balancing the psyche (Sattva, Rajas, Tamas) to balance doshas, constitution and digestion (Agni)
- Type-specific and practical use of spices in everyday life to improve food tolerance (Karana)
- Detailed discussion of 21 selected Ayurvedic spices according to their properties and qualities
- Detailed discussion of 12 selected Ayurvedic herbs according to their properties and qualities
- Detailed discussion of 13 selected Ayurvedic oils according to their properties and qualities

Anamnesis, Counseling and practice strategies with case studies
- Psychological dimensions of Ayurveda nutrition and health counseling
- Anamnesis, diagnosis and counseling skills: Ayurvedic constitution determination and assessment of findings in practice
- Agni analysis based on tongue and excretions
- Gaining counseling skills through practical work with test persons, case studies
- Selecting and applying type-appropriate counseling strategies, health recommendations, spices and nutrition tips
- Ayurveda as a profession: basics for practice management, marketing, networking and dealing with social media
- Developing successful Ayurveda offers


Dr. Shivenarain Gupta Porträt
Dr. Shivenarain Gupta
Prof Dr. Martin Mittwede
Dr. Martin Mittwede
Kerstin Rosenberg Porträt
Kerstin Rosenberg
Porträt Oliver Becker
Oliver Becker
Petra Wolfinger Porträt
Petra Wolfinger
Win Silvester Porträt
Win Silvester
Porträt Theresa Rosenberg
Theresa Sita Rosenberg
Porträt Stephanie Albert
Stephanie Albert


Training fee from € 2.180

plus room and board - only for attendance dates in Birstein

On the campus of the European Academy of Ayurveda there are guest houses available. For your overnight stay during the training you can choose from rooms of different categories. Ayurvedic full board from our organic kitchen is included in the room price.

Payment method

Deposit € 250

Final payment

a) In one lump sum up to one month before the start of training at the latest (immediately for eLearning modules so that we can activate your eSeminars immediately.)
b) Option for participants from Germany and Austria: monthly installments of EUR 250 each by direct debit. Payment (direct debit) of the monthly installments is made on the 1st of each month, starting from the month of the start of the training booked here, immediately for eAcademy modules. If the training starts with eAcademy modules, the activation is provisionally carried out immediately after receipt of the down payment, regularly after receipt of the first monthly installment.


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For whom?

Especially recommended for
- people who want to study the basics of Ayurveda in its many facets and concepts in a practical way
- people who want to discover where their talents lie in Ayurveda
- everyone who sees their vocation in Ayurveda or wants to take their health into their own hands

Study 100% online with state ZFU approval in Germany

You can complete the Ayurveda Health Coach training 100% online.

If you complete 3 modules as eLearning, the training is state-approved by the ZFU. In this case, your training is made up as follows:

3 modules as eLearning:

  • Ayurveda basic course 1/2 (ABK)
  • Ayurveda basic course 2/2 (ABH)
  • Spices, herbs and oils in Ayurveda (APH)

1 module as a live webinar (or in classroom teaching on site):

  • Anamnesis, diagnostic techniques and consultation practice with case studies (AUH)

Learning checks and qualification test

In this specialized course, you prove on the digital learning platform that you have internalized the knowledge from this course.

- Learning checks: Each module ends with a learning check to assure you and us that you have achieved the learning objectives. It contains 20 multiple choice questions and must be passed with at least 70%. You can take the learning check a maximum of three times.

- Qualification test: At the end, you will be activated on the learning platform for a qualification test. You will be asked 8 questions: 4 questions about the networked knowledge and application of your coaching training and 4 questions from the learning checks of your training modules. You have two free attempts to answer the questions.

After you have successfully passed everything, you have reached your goal: Your certificate as an Ayurveda Health Coach is ready for you to download from the learning platform.

At a glance



Required previous knowledge:


Certificate: Ayurveda Health Coach

180 learning hours* à 60 min.
-> 4 Modules (see below) + Learning assignments = 180 hrs

Standard period of study 4-6 months

Learning forms/hours (per module):
45 learning hrs of which
22,5 hrs presence (3 days)
45 learning hrs of which 22,5 hrs
live-webinar (3 days)
45 learning hrs (30 e-lessons in free time management with 5 hrs live webinar)

Blended learning:
Maximum 4 of 4 modules as e-learning
Maximum 4 of 4 modules as live webinar

Training fee from € 2.180
Already completed parts of the training will be credited: see prices

plus room and board, if applicable

* Learning hours = total number of didactically accompanied and supervised incl. lessons, prepared exercises, guided learning or guided practical exercises, learning checks practice, learning checks in each case in online or in presence or also in own work.

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How to start your training as a Ayurveda Health Coach

Do you want it to be as simple as possible? Then let us suggest what a complete training plan could look like. Choose one of the following sample plans that suits you best. Of course, you can change each individual date afterwards to suit you best.

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Still have questions? We'll design your training plan together!

In a study consultation, we can briefly clarify the best time for you to start, which form of learning is best for you and whether we can perhaps take into account your existing prior knowledge. Together we will find the right training program for you. Book your individual training consultation by phone +49 (0)6054-91 310 or simply online.

Your individual choice of dates

None of our ready-made sample plans appeal to you? Then you can also put together your own individual plan below.

Select by yourself

Basic modules

Ayurveda Basics: Concepts and disease factors

3 days 3 days 30 lessons

Ayurveda Basics: Constitution and Healing

3 days 3 days 39 lessons

Advanced modules

Attendance of at least 1 basic module is recommended in advance

Spices, herbs and oils in Ayurveda

3 days 3 days 59 lessons

Anamnesis, counseling and practice strategies with case studies

3 days 3 days

Entry-level seminars

Just get started...

First get a taste, then decide - all seminars can be credited towards a later training program