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Ayurveda Therapy Training Course-March 2017

Abhyanga (Ayurvedic Oil Massage) Training Course

(Approved by International Institute for Complementary Therapists)

Training Details:
11th and 12th of March 2017
Time: 10am to 5pm

Day 1: Theory on basic principles of Ayurveda and Abhyanga- 3 hours
Practical demonstration with hands on practice – 4 hours
Day 2: Theory on Abhyanga- 2 hours
Practical demonstration with hands on practice – 5 hours

Delivery method: Face-to-Face

Cost:

Early Bird price $600 ( Valid till 31st of December 2016)
Full price $800

Ayurvedic massage, known as Abhyanga, originated in India thousands of years ago. Abhyanga uses long fluid movements to massage warm herbalised oils into the body’s tissues. The massage benefits both your nervous and endocrine systems, enhances blood and lymphatic circulation, improves muscle tone and reduces free radical activity within your body. It also helps to loosen any deep seated tissue toxins and stimulates your body’s natural ability to heal.

What you will learn
This course offers a unique opportunity to be able to acquire specific skills in Abhyanga (Ayurvedic Oil Massage). The course consists of theoretical as well as practical knowledge with hands-on training. You will gain the practical skills required to give Abhyanga according to your client’s individual requirements. By the end of the course, you will be able to begin offering Abhyanga treatments with confidence.

Course outline
• Fundamental principles of Ayurveda.
• Determine the body type (Doshas) of the client.
• Basic principles of Ayurvedic therapies.
• Ayurvedic Anatomy and physiology.
• Indications, contraindications and precautions of Abhyanga.
• Practical demonstrations.
• Traditional Abhyanga techniques and basic Marma point application.
• Determine what Ayurvedic herbal oil is required to suit the client’s dosha and condition.
• How to customize Abhyanga to suit the individual and their condition.
• Work in pairs giving and receiving Abhyanga treatments under supervision.

You will receive detailed instructional handouts of the Abhyanga routine and Marma.

Who this course is for
• Professionals and students linked to the area of massage, health and wellbeing.
• Ayurvedic practitioners/students, beauty and spa therapists, health professionals and yoga teachers.
• Others who have an interest in learning authentic Ayurvedic therapies.

Prerequisites
No prerequisites required although familiarity with Ayurveda or bodywork is beneficial.

Certification
A certificate will be issued after the successful completion of the course.
This course is approved by International Institute for Complementary Therapists. Hence, you will get insurance through them as student as well as for your practice.

Shirodhara Training Course

Training Details:
Dates: 25th and 26th of March 2017
Day 1: Theory on basic principles of Ayurveda and Shirodhara- 3 hours
Practical demonstration with hands on practice – 4 hours
Day 2: Theory on Shirodhara- 1 hours
Practical demonstration with hands on practice – 6 hours

Delivery method: Face-to-Face

Cost:

Early Bird Price $700 ( Valid till 31st of December 2017)
Full Price $900

Shirodhara is a classical Ayurvedic therapy consisting of pouring medicated oil, decoctions, milk, buttermilk and other therapeutic liquids in a continuous flow over the forehead, particularly between the eyes (on the third eye). It is a preparatory treatment of Panchakarma and independent therapy of the head region.

This therapy is indicated for disorders related to the head, neck, ears, nose, throat, and diseases of the nervous system such as headache, insomnia, lack of concentration and memory, fatigue and dizziness, among others. It helps to improve digestion, speech and sensory organs, nourishes and rejuvenates the hair and helps maintain the balance of body and mind.

What you will learn
This course offers a unique opportunity to be able to acquire specific skills in the traditional Indian therapy Shirodhara. The course consists of theoretical as well as practical knowledge with hands-on training. You will gain the practical skills required to perform Shirodhara according to your client’s individual requirements. By the end of the course, you will be able to begin offering Shirodhara treatments with confidence.

Course outline
• Fundamental principles of Ayurveda.
• Determine the body type (Doshas) of the client.
• Basic principles of Ayurvedic therapies.
• Anatomy and physiology.
• Indications, contraindications and precautions.
• Practical demonstrations.
• Setting up the Shirodhara equipment.
• The different types of Shirodhara and when to use them.
• Preparation of different liquids used in Shirodhara.
• Marma point application for the head and face.
• How to perform the Shirodhara techniques quietly and comfortably.
• How to customize Shirodhara to suit the individual and their condition.
• Work in pairs giving and receiving Shirodhara treatments under supervision.

You will receive detailed instructional handouts of the Shirodhara treatment.

Who this course is for
• Professionals and students linked to the area of massage, health and wellbeing.
• Ayurvedic practitioners/students, beauty and spa therapists, health professionals and yoga teachers.
• Others who have an interest in learning authentic Ayurvedic therapies.

Prerequisites
No prerequisites required although familiarity with Ayurveda or bodywork is beneficial.

Certification
A certificate will be issued after the successful completion of the course.
This course is approved by International Institute for Complementary Therapists. You will be covered with insurance to practice this treatment.

Book both courses and receive $100 off to the total price

Teachers

Dr. Pradeep Neupane
Dr. Pradeep Neupane is a qualified Ayurvedic doctor, trained in India and Nepal, the original lands of Ayurveda. He is a graduate in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS). This six-year full-time university degree includes a one-year rotational internship in Ayurvedic Hospitals. Dr. Neupane has also undertaken additional special training in: therapeutic yoga and breathing exercises (Pranayama); Detoxification and Rejuvenation therapy (Panchakarma); as well as Ayurvedic Medicine from the Patanjali Yoga and Ayurveda Centre, Haridwar, India.

Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari
Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari is an Ayurvedic specialist with great expertise in Panchakarma treatment. He is highly qualified in Ayurvedic medicine, graduating with a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (B.A.M.S.) from the Institute of Medicine at Tribhuwan University in Kathmandu. Dr. Bhandari has also undertaken additional advanced training in Ayurvedic detoxification and rejuvenation (Panchakarma) treatments from respected clinics in Kerala in Southern India and various other parts of India. He is also a respected holistic healer, writer and consultant. He is very experienced in Ayurvedic herbal medicine, Panchakarma, Yoga, Meditation and Naturopathy.

Biju Nair
Biju Nair is a traditionally and formally trained Ayurvedic Therapist and Practitioner from Kerala, South India. He has treated thousands of people in Australia and India over the past 20 years.
He has trained Ayurvedic therapists in Ayurvedic clinics, resorts and traditional centres in Kerala, Bangalore and Brisbane. He currently trains the staff at Vibrant Ayurveda in Ayurvedic Therapies.
Biju’s practical teaching style of Ayurvedic therapies comes from the traditional way he learnt. From the age of 13 he spent seven years as an assistant with his village’s traditional healer. He then went on to study under his Grandmaster through the Gurukula system for four years.
He is also formally qualified in Ayurvedic and Panchakarma therapy through the respected Dhanwanthari Ayurvedic Hospital in Thodupuzha, Kerala. He has an Advanced Diploma of Ayurveda and Diploma of Remedial Massage from Australia.

Payment Policy

A non refundable deposit of $200 will be taken at the time of booking to secure your place for the training course. Full payment is required at least 2 weeks prior of the training program.

Refund Policy

The training course will require minimum numbers of participants. Vibrant Ayurveda reserves it’s right to cancel the program if this criteria is not met and will provide a full refund including deposit. You will be notified at least 2 weeks prior to training starts.
Also, we will require minimum of 2 weeks notice if you cannot attend the training program for any reasons. No refund will be provided for your less than 2 weeks notice for the cancellation.

Addressing Student Issues/Grievances

Our aim is to provide authentic quality Ayurvedic training program so that you can build up a confidence for independent practice. However, if you are not satisfied with the training program and wish to learn more, we will provide extra training or practical session at our clinic on a fair cost which will be negotiable.
If any issues arises during the training program, it will be solved by consulting our team of doctors and practitioners. We will make sure that all the trainee will be treated equally and will be provided equal attention.