Australian Fitness Academy (RTO 21062)
Certificate III + Certificate IV
On campus: Approximately 16 weeks per certificate with up to 12 months access for each. Online: Self-paced - up to 12 months per certificate
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Personal Trainer | Outdoor Personal Trainer | Fitness Trainer | Fitness Instructor
This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
Enrol in the Australian Fitness Academy's Personal Trainer Course and get qualified with a SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness and a SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness - giving you the skills, knowledge and recognition you need to go on to be a personal trainer.
In this course, you'll cover a huge range of health and fitness topics, including how to give a client health a screening and fitness assessment; fitness program development; support healthy eating; setting up and operating your own PT business; movement analysis and more. Plus, get ‘hands-on' experience with over 60 hours of practical work placement.
By combining the Certificate III and IV in Fitness in your studies, you'll be able to fast-track your pathway into the fitness industry.
Study fitness with the Australian Fitness Academy
In this personal trainer course, the subjects you may study include:
Since 1993, the Australian Fitness Academy (AFA) has been delivering fitness qualifications to aspiring Gym Instructors and Personal Trainers. Get the recognition and confidence to kickstart your career in the fitness industry with the right guidance from AFA Whether you choose to study your fitness course online or on campus, you’ll be guided by a group of dedicated trainers and assessors. The staff at the AFA not only have decades of experience under their belt and are highly-regarded experts in their field but also share a passion for equipping you with the knowledge and skills required to make your mark as a Personal Trainer in Australia. AFA has helped thousands of graduates achieve a fulfilling career in the fitness industry. Are you next? Enquire today!
Whether studying online or face-to-face, you’ll have direct access to AFA’s team of Student Support Officers, which is on hand to help you answer any questions you might have about the course content or assessments. Their support team is dedicated to helping you progress through your studies on your path to success.
“I would really like to thank you all for a wonderful job you have done in assisting me over the last 12 months to complete Certificate 3 and 4. Without the ongoing support, online students would not be able to achieve a qualification in this field of work. Due to the commitment you all put in, it has enabled me to be employed at our local gym and assist in the training of our local rugby league team for next year’s competition.” – AFA graduate, Kiara.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online.
Upon successful completion of this course, you'll receive both the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor) and SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness from the Australian Fitness Academy.
Your nationally-recognised qualification will equip you with the ability to work in a gym or fitness centre or set up your own personal training business. As one of the largest training providers in the country, AFA has partnerships with a range of leading gyms and health clubs across Australia. With a growing demand for Personal Trainers locally, nationally and internationally, there is a huge range of opportunities within AFA's fitness industry network.
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