The Leading Ayurveda Medical College Hospital & Research Center

Yoga Instructor Course (YIC)

Online & Distance Learning Centre of S-Vyasa - Yoga Instructor Course (YIC)

Recognized by: S-VYASA Yoga University, Anekal, Bangalore-560105​

Ashtanga Educational Trust is conducting Yoga Instructor Course (YIC) recognized by Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (S-VYASA) University, Bengaluru. 
Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (S- VYASA) is a registered charitable institution (1986) working for making Yoga as a socially relevant Science. Taking into the performance of this Institution in conducting Short Term and Long Term Courses on Yoga and its allied subjects (and on affiliating to 4 universities from 1990 to 2001) including the Bangalore University), the UGC named S-VYASA in 2002 as a Deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956.  It is also the First ISO 2001:2008 Certified Yoga University.
About our institution
Ashtamgam Ayurveda Chikitsalayam established under the aegis of Ashtanga Educational Trust (AET), is a leading Ayurveda Hospital, research establishment and the promoters of Ashtamgam Ayurveda Vidyapeedham, which is a residential Ayurveda Medical College. Ashtamgam Ayurveda Chikitsalayam and Vidyapeedham constantly strive to achieve prominence for Ayurveda in all its scientific depth and glory and as a dependable system of healthcare for the modern world. The teaching hospital & Ayurveda medical college is located at Vavanoor near Koottanad in Palakkad district, Kerala.
About the course​

This course is internationally recognised, with excellent job opportunities. On the completion of this course, the students will be able to teach yoga to the general public, even to those having health related complaints. The course is combination of THEORY AND PRACTICALS, dealing with Breathing techniques, Āsanas, Shat Kriyas, Pranayama, Meditation techniques, etc. course also includes Yogic Games which improves Concentration, Memory, Stamina, Awareness etc and Happy Assembly program which makes a person, in tune with true nature, happiness and bliss.

Course Curriculum

The Yoga Instructor Course (YIC) consists of the following the subjects, which provides the platform to learn yoga and provides the platform to teach the yoga individually.



  •  Introduction to yoga and its’ streams – Patanjali and Hatha yoga (2 credits)
  •  Life and Message of Spiritual Masters and Applications of Yoga (2 credits)


  •  Asanas & Kriyas (2 credits)
  •  Pranayama & Meditations (2 credits)
  •  Teaching techniques & Karma yoga (2 credits)
  •  Chanting of shlokas, Yogic games / Happy assembly and report (2 credits)

Teaching methodology

  •  Power point presentation
  •  Learning and applying eight steps method to teach
  •  Demonstration
  •  Group discussion
  •  Group Practice
  •  Library facility to all
  •  Report & Worksheet writing and presentation of it
  •  One to one discussion
  •  Lectures
  •  Review classes

Course Duration: 3 months
Classes will be held Tuesday to Friday every week
Timings – Morning 5:00 AM – 7:00 AM
Batches: Yearly 3 batches – March / July / November


Course Duration: 6 months
Classes will be held every 2nd Friday, Saturday & Sundays of each month (3 days per month).
Batches: Yearly 2 batches – May & November


+2 or equivalent
Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate with hologram from S-VYASA University.
Course fee:
₹ 20,000/-
Bank Details:

ACCOUNT NUMBER:919010070921281
IFSC: UTIB0003001

Application Form:
The following documents (self-attested & scanned copies) should be sent to the e-mail ID given below.
  1. Scanned copy of the application form with photo attached.
  2. Scanned copy of your +2 certificate, Class 10 certificate, degree certificate (if any)
  3. Scanned copy of your fee remittance receipt.
  4. Scanned copy of your Aadhaar Card.
  5. A short writeup on why you joined this course (as mentioned in the application form).
Contact Details:

Course Coordinator

Dr. Johnson P John
Associate Professor
Dept of Swasthavritham
Mob: +91 960 555 6215

Assistant Course Coordinator

Dr. Rohit R Bhatt
Assistant Professor
Dept of Swasthavritham
Mob: +91 949 6166 370

Main Office:  Tel: +91 466 237 2000 Mobile / WhatsApp: +91 828 137 2000

Address: Ashtamgam Ayurveda Chikitsalayam & Vidyapeedham, 4/495A, Vavanoor, Koottanad, Palakkad, Dt. – 679 533 Kerala, India.