International Summer Certificate Course In Ayurveda Medicine & Massage Techniques
100 Hours in 1 Month
6 hours, Per day (Monday to Thursday) for 4 weeks
For International Medical Students & Healthcare Professionals Only
Upon successful completion of the course, the learner will receive a Certificate Course In Ayurveda Medicine & Massage Techniques
Eligible Candidates for the Course
The eligible candidates Include but is not limited to Registered Massage Therapist, Occupational Therapists, Chiropractors, Kinesiologist, Naturopaths, Pharmacists and Nurse Practitioners, trained in North America and International Graduates who have completed their medical education from accredited recognized universities.
Written and verbal fluency in English are a requirement for this course.
Participants must be 18 or over.
Duration of Course: 100 hours
Summer Vacations Program 1st July, 2018 to 30th July 2018 (4 weeks)
Class Hours: 6 hours per day, 4 days/week (Monday to Thursday) for4 weeks.
Location: CCAY Partner Facility in Downtown, Toronto, Canada
This Certificate program offers broadly following topics
• Ayurveda Fundamentals
• Body Mind Type or Constitutional Analysis
• Ayurveda Dietary rules
• Method of preparation of different types of Ayurvedic formulations as described in the Ayurveda texts like Juices of herbs (Swarasa), Paste of herbs (Kalka), Powder of herbs (Choorna), Decoctions (Kwatha), Milk preparations (Ksheerapaka), Tablets (Vati), Suppositories (Varthi), Medicated Oils (Taila) and many more.
• Ayurvedic principles of combining herbs
• Do’s and Don’ts during mixing herbs and making formulations
• Procurement and storage of herbs
• Dosage forms of Ayurvedic formulations
• Shelf life of Ayurvedic formulations and natural preservatives
• Special Ayurveda massage;
Actions of Massage, Preparation for Massage, Basic strokes of massage:
A) Shirobhyanga • Indication, contraindications and benefits of Head Massage• Preparation of client • Preparation and information about ayurveda oils B) Shiropichu • Indication, contraindications and benefits of shiropichu • Preparation of client • information about ayurveda oils for shiropichu • Learning scientific technique • Post care
C) Shirolepa • Indication, contraindications and benefits of shirolepa • Preparation of client • Selection of herbs for shirolepa • Learning scientific technique • Post care
D) Shirobasti • Indication, contraindications and benefits of shirobasti • Preparation of client • information about ayurveda oils for shirobasti • Learning scientific technique • Post care
E) Shirodhara : Indication, contraindications and benefits of shirobasti • Preparation of client • information about ayurveda oils for shirodhara • Learning scientific technique • Post care
On site lectures, course notes, handouts, workbooks, practical demonstrations, hands-on learning and supervised clinical practice.
Examination: There will be continuous assessment throughout the course with monthly quizzes & practical assessment. All units of this course will be examined at the completion of the course with both written and practical examinations.
A registration fee/deposit is required to hold a place on the course. Once the course has commenced registration fees are non-refundable. In the exception of a course not commencing all registration fees will be refunded.
Total Cost of Program : CAD $ 3000 + HST