Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

Complete Personal Trainer / Diploma of Business

SIS40215 / BSB50215Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Duration
24 monthspart-time
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date
Anytime

Why study this course

  • Gain the practical skills for a career as a Personal Trainer and the business fundamentals to help you run your own business 
  • Includes the compulsory units of the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness required for entry into the Certificate IV
  • Learn to help people meet their fitness goals and about business planning, growth and sustainability

The Complete Personal Trainer Program consists of the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + Entry requirements. Please contact AIPT for further details on the course structure.


Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Personal Trainer, Fitness Instructor, and Coach.

Recognition

This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Nationally Recognised Training
Australian Qualifications Framework

Entry requirements

For entry into this course students must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Year 10, OR Certificate II or higher, OR relevant industry experience in a role that requires use of written documentation and communication; AND
  • Minimum 18 years of age (if under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian); AND
  • Permanent Australian Resident or equivalent

Computer requirements

In order to complete the online part of the course you will need regular access to the following:

  • Computer: Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points
  • Internet: High-speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL, T1/T2 or fibre-optic (Dial-up access will be significantly slower and is not recommended)
  • Windows: Operating system: Windows XP or Vista 7 or above
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or higher or the latest version of Google Chrome
  • MAC: Operating system: OS X 10.4 or later. Internet Browser: latest version of Google Chrome
  • Software: Flash, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download)

Working with Children Check

In order to complete your work placement, you may be required to hold a current 'Working with Children Check Clearance' issued by the relevant Responsible Authority in the State or Territory in which you will undertake this course. Please see the Student Handbook for more information.

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Multiple locations across Australia
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Enquire with Australian Institute of Personal Trainers or visit their website to find out more about your study options.

What you’ll learn

Become trained in:

  • Conducting fitness programs
  • Promoting healthy eating
  • Providing motivation to influence behaviour
  • Instructing group and personal training programs
  • Managing workforce planning
  • Evaluating marketing opportunities
  • Managing work priorities

Enquire with Australian Institute of Personal Trainers 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 you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with Australian Institute of Personal Trainers 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, Australian Institute of Personal Trainers 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 Australian Institute of Personal Trainers or visit their website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Complete Personal Trainer / Diploma of Business have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Personal Trainer
$50k523
Fitness Instructor
N/A541
Coach
$60k763
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Support and delivery

You can choose from three ways to study this course.

1. Face-to-face on campus

Face-to-face practical classes are delivered on-campus with theory components completed online, in your own time. 

Up to 24 months

2. AIPT Mentor

40 hours of face-to-face practical completed with an AIPT Mentor, a qualified Personal Trainer, who will guide you through your course material and provide you with hands-on experience, with theory components completed online, in your own time.

Up to 24 months

3. Student Selected Mentor

Choose your own mentor* to guide you through 40 hours of face-to-face practical. Theory components are completed online, in your own time.

*Your chosen mentor must be approved by the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers.

Support

Specialists in the AIPT Support Team provide support over the phone if needed. 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. Your personalised Learning Management System will help you with 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.

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Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

Complete Personal Trainer / Diploma of BusinessSIS40215 / BSB50215

You may wish to discuss the following with Australian Institute of Personal Trainers:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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