200 Hour Teacher Training

Take Your Teaching & Practice to the Next Level

200 & 500Hr Ayurveda Yoga Teacher Training

Discover the Relationship Between Ayurveda & Yoga

Who This Is For...

Mela Academy provides yoga teacher training classes, resources and inspiration to aspiring and experienced Yoga Teachers and Alternative Healers. Our classes are perfect for yoga practitioners who are looking to deepen their practice, broaden their teachings, and become transformational leaders in the field. Unlike other trainings in South Florida, AYAH is the only one in the Southeast to offer a comprehensive curriculum for yoga teacher training and professional development, featuring up to 750 hours under the umbrella of Ayurveda.

Course Overview

This journey of both personal transformation and deep expression of your true gifts, inside of an amazingly supportive community of people who come together to learn, to love, to grow and to heal.


The focus of this Yoga Teacher Training course is on the essential principles of Yoga as they relate to Ayurveda. During your comprehensive lessons, you’ll learn to incorporate Ayurveda wellness concepts into your yoga classes, how to balance the Doshas, and give students a deeper understanding of their body and its functions.


Both the 200 & 300-hour Ayurveda Yoga Teacher Training courses are unique for those students who want to study Ayurveda & Yoga together in a traditional way. Students at this level will study how we can combine Yoga & Ayurveda in a therapeutic way while learning to balance & transform yourself and your students with traditional Ayurveda & yoga techniques.

Transforming and expressive, this course training is designed to help each student be able to offer growth, healing and education in a living and supportive environment.


This 200-hour training course is a gateway into the world of Ayurveda & yoga for healing; beyond asana & beyond the studio, designed to raise the bar for our yoga professionals.

Course Element

Each student of the 200-hour training course will enjoy teachings in:


Balancing the Doshas – Increase your ability to note, teach and adjust postures.

Instructing One-on-One Sessions – Apply Ayurvedic and yoga principles to your individual private class sessions.


Breathing Techniques and Control – Learn the proper ways to breathe in order to address and resolve imbalances. Increase consciousness development.


Using Class Sequencing Techniques – Learn to teach seasonal flows, especially for the transitions between the seasons or transient travelers. Learn how to sequence classes for group, semiprivate, and private settings, by season, time of day and by Dosha.


Adjusting your classes to optimize the time of day – Educate yourself and your students about how the basic concepts of Ayurveda relate to life by time of day.


Personalizing private yoga classes – Help people develop a personal yoga practice suited to their unique constitution.


Designing your own class structure – Learn five different Vinyasa flows from an Ayurveda Dosha-balancing perspective and a restorative sequence to develop an optimized class schedule.


Registration and Tuition Costs


  • Total program cost: $3,500 (Early registration completed and paid for one or before August 22, 2017 qualifies for a discount of $250).
  • Deposit of $500 due when applying for admission (applied towards tuition, non-refundable/non-transferable).
  • $25 administrative processing fee due when applying.
  • Trade for work options may be available. Contact Rishi for additional information.