Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

Certificate III in Fitness

2 streams available

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Course description

Duration

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1 yr

Study mode

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Start date

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Start online anytime.

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Course details

Entry requirements
  • Year 10, OR Certificate II or higher, OR relevant industry experience; AND
  • Minimum 16 years old (if under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed a parent or guardian); AND
  • Permanent Australian Resident or equivalent
Location
Blended
Start dates
Start online anytime.
Duration
Self-paced. Complete within 12 months.
Study mode
Education institution
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO 32363)
Price
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options
Prices include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services. Please note this course does not qualify for government assisted funding. To find out more, contact the course provider.

Have a question or ready to enrol?

Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

Certificate III in Fitness

  1. Your enquiry is sent direct to the education institution
  2. We’ll confirm your enquiry has been received
  3. The education institution will respond to your enquiry

What you’ll learn

Become trained in:

  • Providing exercise instruction and gym programs for groups
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Health screening, assessment and orientation
  • Working in a gym environment and with gym equipment
  • Planning a home based business
  • Working with specific populations

Recognition

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

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Nationally Recognised Qualification

Support and delivery

You study part of this course online, and complete the practical component in a real gym with a qualified personal trainer.

Choose between two ways to study:

1. Choose your own mentor

  • Choose an experienced Personal Trainer to mentor you through the practical parts of the course - your mentor must be approved by the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers. 
  • 30 hours of practical experience with your mentor in a real gym.
  • Gain hands-on experience and observe real personal training sessions with clients.
  • 16 units to complete online at your own pace.
  • Start anytime.

2. Get paired with a mentor

  • Australian Institute of Personal Trainers will pair you up with a mentor who is a qualified Personal Trainer in your local area.
  • 30 hours of practical experience with your mentor in a real gym.
  • Gain hands-on experience and observe real personal training sessions with clients.
  • 16 units to complete online at your own pace.
  • Start anytime.

Support

  • Technical Advisors and Specialists provide one-on-one coaching sessions over the phone. They’re industry experts who will support you to complete each unit of the course. You can contact them 8am–6:30pm on weekdays.
  • Australian Institute of Personal Trainers have a Support Plan for each student, which ensures you’re contacted regularly and progressing through the course.
  • The team of Student Support Officers are dedicated to helping you graduate and will help you find a solution to any hurdles you’re facing.
  • You will receive a Study Plan that shows how long each unit will take to complete – a great tool to help you stay on track and plan your breaks from study.

Payment options

Prices include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services. Please note this course does not qualify for government assisted funding. To find out more, contact the course provider.

Have a question or ready to enrol?

Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

Send an enquiry direct to Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO 32363) about the Certificate III in Fitness.

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