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If you are looking to kick start your career as a Personal Trainer or Remedial Massage Therapist, the Australian Institute of Fitness is THE place to get qualified.

Our courses are fun, interactive, flexible, and are suitable for people from all walks of life. Whether you are a school leaver, or a career changer, our team of fitness experts are here to ensure you learn the skills required to excel in this truly rewarding industry.

The Australian Institute of Fitness are #1 in Fitness Careers for a reason. Not only will you be equipped with the most up to date and relevant education, The Institute have a dedicated Careers Team, who will connect you with industry leaders and Career Partners while you are studying. This will give you the opportunity to network with potential employers, giving your career a head-start for when you graduate.

Already working in the fitness or massage industry, but looking to broaden your scope of practise?


The Australian Institute of Fitness have a number of courses that range from nutrition coaching to learning the essentials of running a fitness or massage business, and in a competitive industry there is no better time to add these skills to your tool kit.

The Institute has study options for everybody. Whether you choose to study on-campus full-time or part-time, online, or a combination of both via our Blended modality, we promise you a FUN, FRESH, FRIENDLY and FIRST experience.


Kick start your new career in fitness or massage TODAY by calling the Australian Institute of Fitness on 1300 669 669 or visiting our website.



SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness

Developed and delivered by leading fitness experts and educators, the Master Trainer Program™ delivers THE most recognised fitness qualification in the industry and is the number one qualification employers are looking for.  

The Master Trainer Program™ assesses on six extra criteria which, when achieved, will elevate you from a standard Trainer to an Institute Certified Master Trainer Level 1, equipping you with the latest skills, knowledge and know-how you’ll need to kick-start your successful career in the fitness industry.

Delivered through a streamlined, fun and effective learning experience, this program covers all the fitness fundamentals plus much more, including anatomy, physiology, how to prescribe exercise as well as training principles and solutions for a range of groups and special populations such as adults, adolescents, older adults, amateur athletes and people with body composition and endurance based goals.

Business will also be a key focus where you will learn how to setup and prepare for your own small business, and learn basic sales and marketing skills necessary to acquire clients. Keeping up with the latest industry trends you will learn how to utilise a range of technological tools to enhance your fitness business, such as range of motion testers and wearable technology.



The Institute’s Nutrition Coach course has been designed to empower fitness professionals to be better equipped to provide current nutrition information to clients within their scope of practice.

Using the latest evidence-based principles, students will learn nutrition for optimal health at every age, for weight management, and for performance and muscle growth.

There is a major focus on motivational coaching skills to better empower the client to make great nutrition choices within a fit and healthy lifestyle.

Learn to provide nutrition solutions for your clients through The Institute's Nutrition Coach course, and add to your revenue stream with your sound nutrition knowledge.



Diploma of Remedial Massage (HLT52015)

The Institute’s Diploma of Remedial Massage is one of a kind, giving graduates the opportunity to work as a Remedial Massage Therapist across a range of industries from professional sport to rehabilitation.

The Remedial Massage Therapy course is the only massage qualification to include an Institute Sports Trainer certification. It will enable students to manage sporting injuries, conduct sports taping and safely transport injured athletes.  

As part of this course, students will also become an Institute Certified Functional Movement Therapist, learning how to identify, diagnose and treat movement-based dysfunction and prevent potential and recurring injuries.

This course not only gives students the qualification to practice as a Massage Therapist, but also the skills to thrive in the industry, setting them up with business skills, registration, an ABN and payment methods.



Owning a business is a reality for many in the fitness and massage industries, but a common challenge many people encounter with most business courses is that they often don't know how to apply what they have learnt to their specific environment or circumstance.

Different to all other business courses, The Institute’s Fitness Business Essentials course is tailored to the fitness and massage industries, with a focus on the latest digital marketing practices and trends, so that you can be confident what you learn can be put into practice from the word go.

Fitness Business Essentials gives students the essential tools, know-how and the confidence to successfully run their own business for the long-term. Our unique, custom curriculum includes the design and launch of your own personalised website, which you will design using Weebly during the course. It also includes the application of realistic industry case-studies so you will have experience in applying best practice business methodology in simulated real-world situations, giving you the best chance at sustained business success within the fitness and massage industries after you graduate.


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