Fit Education

Certificate IV in Fitness

SIS40221Fit Education (RTO 32155)
Up to 12 monthsself-paced
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Why study this course

  • Prepare for a career as a Personal Trainer with this industry standard online course
  • Gain skills in strength and conditioning, personal training and in small business planning 
  • Study theory online before completing practical components either at the Fit Education gym in Brisbane, through a coach/mentor or by sending videos to your trainers to assess


On successful completion, you may be able to register with Fitness Australia as a fully qualified fitness instructor.

Nationally Recognised Training
Australian Qualifications Framework

Entry requirements

To enrol in this course you must have successfully completed the following units of competency:

  • SISFFIT001 - Provide health screening and fitness orientation
  • SISFFIT002 - Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
  • SISFFIT003 - Instruct fitness programs
  • SISFFIT004 - Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
  • SISFFIT005 - Provide healthy eating information
  • SISFFIT006 - Conduct fitness appraisals
  • SISFFIT014 - Instruct exercise to older clients
  • SISXCCS001 - Provide quality service

In addition, you must also hold a current First Aid and CPR Certificate

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

In this course you will learn to:

  • Conduct long-term periodical fitness plans
  • Evaluate the performance of individuals or groups
  • Apply teaching methods indoors and outdoors
  • Develop strength and conditioning programs
  • Promote functional movement capacity
  • Provide motivation to influence behaviour

Enquire with Fit Education or visit their website to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with Fit Education or visit their website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Fit Education can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Enquire with Fit Education or visit their website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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Support and delivery

When you study online with Fit Education you will:

  • Be assigned a trainer and assessor who will work with you throughout the course and be your point of contact for any additional questions
  • Have access to an online study portal where you'll find all your course materials and lessons
  • Connect with industry professionals for guidance and support on topics ranging from specialised training techniques to growing a business, through a dedicated mentoring program
  • Benefit from access to an extensive partner network of gyms, fitness professionals and universities
  • Learn from teachers and trainers who have years of experience in the health and fitness industry

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Certificate IV in FitnessSIS40221

You may wish to discuss the following with Fit Education:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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