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 well-founded way. Accompany people with Ayurveda on their individual path to greater 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 design, 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 the health coach obtains a founded knowledge over the ayurvedischen bases, health teachings as well as spice and herb lore. With many case studies and exercises we prepare you for the practical application of Ayurvedic constitution determination and health counselling and show you how to apply your knowledge in successful Ayurveda counselling 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
- 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 on the training path: The Ayurveda Health Coach is available

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


At the beginning of the Ayurveda training to become an Ayurveda Health Coach, there is always the Ayurveda basic course (modules ABK + ABH) with well-founded basic knowledge of Ayurvedic medicine, constitution determination, disease theory and introduction to the Ayurvedic therapy and treatment concepts.

  • Concepts and disease factors ABK
  • Constitution and Healing ABH


With the study of Ayurveda Spice and Herbology you will learn the many recommendations and recipes for holistic health of body, mind and spirit from the Ayurveda Home Pharmacy

  • Spices, herbology and medicine cabinet in Ayurveda APH


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

  • Anamnesis, diagnostic techniques and counselling strategies with case studies AUH


Your way to the degree

Designation Days Attendance time Total learning hours


Specialized course Ayurveda Health Coach




optional advanced trainings


Specialized course Ayurveda Nutrition Coach





Specialized course Ayurveda Wellness Practitioner




REAA Final Exam (1) (6)
Certified Ayurvedic Nutrition and Health Consultant or Certified Ayurvedic Massage Practitioner
recognized by VEAT (Association of European Ayurvedic Physicians and Therapists)
24 182 272


Ayurveda Basic Course Part 1: Concepts and Factors of Disease
- Introduction to History and Philosophy of Ayurveda
- Essential Features and Literature of Ayurveda
- Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine versus Modern Science
- Nature of Man: Differentiation of body, mind and spirit
- Introduction to the anatomy and physiology of Ayurveda:
- five elements (panca-mahabhuta)
- 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)
- health and disease in Ayurveda:
- definition of health (svastha)
- causes (hetu) of health and physical and mental diseases
- process of etiopathogenesis (samprapti)
- stages of etiopathogenesis (six kriyakala)

Ayurveda Basic Course Part 2: Constitution and Healing
- theoretical and practical introduction to the concept of Ayurvedic constitutional theory (prakriti)
- introduction to diagnosis 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
- rtucarya: recommendations for a lifestyle adapted to the seasons
- rasayana: measures to counteract the aging process
- vajikarana: measures to increase potency and improve the quality of eggs and sperm
- introduction to Ayurvedic food science
- introduction to Ayurvedic symptomatology:
- symptoms of doshas
- symptoms of tissues (dhatu), excretory products (mala), transport spaces (srotas), digestive power (agni)
- introduction to the rational, psychological and subtle therapeutic approaches (yuktivyapashraya, sattvavajaya, daivavyapashraya) of Ayurveda:
- introduction to pancakarma therapies

spices, herbs and oils in ayurvedic therapy
- basics of ayurvedic spice and herbology (dravyaguna)
- classification of spices balancing the psyche (sattva, rajas, tamas), for balancing doshas, constitution and digestion (agni), to improve food tolerance (Karana)
- Type-specific and practical application of spices in everyday life
- Detailed discussion of 21 selected Ayurvedic spices according to their properties and healing effects
- Detailed discussion of 12 selected Ayurvedic herbs according to their properties and healing effects
- Detailed discussion of 13 selected Ayurvedic oils according to their properties and healing effects
- Therapeutic application of spices in dietetics

Anamnesis, Counselling and practice strategies with casestudies
- Psychological and psychosomatic dimensions of Ayurvedic nutrition and health counselling
- Anamnesis, diagnosis and counselling skills: Ayurvedic constitutional assessment and findings in practice, tongue diagnosis
- Recognizing dosha and agni disorders, assessing and assigning srota blockages and dhatu disorders
- Gaining counseling skills through practical work with subjects, case studies
- Selecting type-appropriate therapy strategies, health recommendations, spices and dietary tips
- Ayurveda as a profession: Basics for practice management, marketing, networking and dealing with social media
- Development of successful Ayurveda offers


Kerstin Rosenberg
Prof. Dr. Shivenarain Gupta
Dipl.-Päd., Heilpraktiker Oliver Becker
Petra Wolfinger
Win Silvester
Prof. Dr. Martin Mittwede
Heilpraktikerin Léini Siebenaller
Stephanie Albert


Training fee from € 1.930

plus accommodation and meals - only for attendance dates in Birstein

Guest houses are available on the campus of the European Academy of Ayurveda. 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.

Method of payment

Deposit € 250

Final payment

a) In one sum at the latest one month before the start of the training (for eAcademy modules immediately, otherwise at the latest one month before the booked start of the training).
b) Monthly instalments of 250 EUR each by direct debit. The payment (debiting) of the monthly instalments takes place on the 1st of the month, starting from the month of the booked beginning of the training, in case of eAcademy modules immediately. If the training begins with modules of the eAcademy, the activation takes place provisionally immediately after receipt of the deposit, regularly then 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 practice-oriented 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

At a glance

Required previous knowledge:


Certificate: Ayurveda Health Coach

12 days
90 hours attendance (equivalent online)
180 learning hours

Training fee from € 1.930

if necessary plus board and lodging

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Basic modules

Ayurveda Basic Course Part 1: Concepts and Factors of Disease

3 days 3 days 30 lessons

Ayurveda Basic Course Part 2: Constitution and Healing Science

3 days 3 days 39 lessons

Spices, herbs and oils in Ayurveda therapy

3 days 3 days 59 lessons

Competence modules

Only recommended towards the end of the training

Anamnesis, counselling and practice strategies with case studies

3 days 3 days

Entry-level seminars

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