The National Ayurvedic Medical Association Certification Board (NAMA CB) is an Ayurvedic certification organization in The United States of America. Obtaining a NAMA CB certification means that the candidate has demonstrated the entry-level competencies for his/her category of practice by completing a NAMA-approved course of study and passing a rigorous certification exam, and is engaged in ongoing training as a professional through continuing education and other activities.
NAMA offers certifications for Ayurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) and Ayurvedic Practitioner (AP).
Please review the AHC course curriculum outlined by NAMA
Fees for Certification by NAMA
Certification for AHC – 600-1000 hours – $375
Certification for AP – 1500-2500 hours – $450
Certification Locations* – this is listed on their website.
*you can also take the test online if you can’t get to one of these locations but there are certain stipulations – see info at here: