Connect your practice with the elements

Yoga and Ayurveda are sister sciences from the same ancient root knowledge known as the Vedas. Simply put, they work best together! Ayurveda can help you take your Yoga practice or teachings to the next level through personalization and aligning with nature.


Principles of Ayurveda

100% Online – 8 lessons – 15 HOURS – self paced

Enhance your Yoga practice & teachings with Ayurveda


Earn continuing ed credits as a yoga teacher

Our Principles of Ayurveda self-study course can be applied towards 15 hours of Continuing Education credits with Yoga Alliance (YA) and The International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT). See submission instructions below.

  1. Go to www.yogaalliance.org and log into your account.
  2. To Click “Teacher Dashboard” at the top right.
  3. Click “Add Hours” under “Training Hours” on the right.Scroll down to select the type of course you completed. 
  4. Select “In person with someone who is not a YACEP.”
  5. Select “Some Contact Hours” if it was in person or “Only Non-Contact” if it was not in person. 
  6. Click “Yes” when the system asks if your provider met the qualifications.
  7. Then your next question will ask for the instructor’s name.
  8. Click the check box for “I assert that my Continuing Education Provider meets the above requirements”.
  9. Input in your “Start Date” and “End Date”, as well as the “Continuing Education Activity” and the “Location” of the course.
  10. You will then enter in your hours of completion of the course in the educational category chart.
  11. Click “Assert” and “Save” when finished.
If you run into any difficulty in filling out these online forms, please contact Yoga Alliance by phone at 1-888-921-9642 or email at info@yogaalliance.org. 
  1. Sign into your IAYT member profile.
  2. Select Manage Profile from the menu at right.
  3. Scroll down to Content & Features and select Professional Development.
  4. Choose Journal Entries and click on +Add Entry.
  5. Complete the table following the instructions below.
  6. Click Submit when finished. Your CE will automatically be posted to your profile. You may check your CEs anytime by going to Professional Development.


Complete Journal Entry form as follows:

Is this entry for a Certificate or Program?: Choose YES for ALL entries.

Certification/Program: See drop down menu. Choose C-IAYT Continuing Education for ALL entries.

Credit Type: See drop down menu. Choose CE – Petition for all non-APD entries. For APD, please submit through the APD Course Listing.

Entry Date: Will show as today’s date – do not change.

Description: Enter a brief description including course name, date and faculty names.

Credits: Enter the number of CE hours (1hr = 1 CE). Round to the nearest whole number; no decimals. Credits Expire, Score (%) and Activity Code Leave blank.

Attachments: Upload proof of completion (certificate or other evidence).

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