Who can apply for a University Internship position?

Our University Internship program is offered exclusively to students currently studying Exercise and Sports Science; Physiotherapy or Applied Health Sciences who are seeking to work in the allied health industry. Successful completion of this program will provide students with a Nationally Recognised Training qualification, Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (HLT43015), internationally recognised body composition certificate, ISAK Level 1, as well as a number of ERA certificates (complete list below). All applicants will be assessed to determine their suitability, and ability to meet the program commitments including training and assessment requirements as well as industry placement hours, prior to acceptance as an ERA Student Intern.


Come along to one of our upcoming Open Day’s to chat with our team about your career pathway.

Monday 27th March 2017, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Friday 28th July 2017, 10:00 am – 12.00 pm

4 Important reasons why you should apply for a University Internship position with us:

1. Learn to APPLY your knowledge with real clients

You will develop your industry skill set by learning how to:
  • Assist delivery of injury & rehabilitation programs
  • Develop advanced exercise programs
  • Undertake fitness testing & client screening
  • Conduct a functional analysis with a client
  • Correct or modify a client’s exercise technique
  • Work as part of an allied health team to assist a physio
2. Gain REAL industry experience while you study.
You will secure 140+ hours of placement across a range of workplaces:
  • Private physiotherapy practices
  • Game days with sports physiotherapists
  • Health and fitness centres
  • Community health facilities
  • Sports injury & rehabilitation facilities
  • Hospital rehabilitation centres
  • Exercise Research Australia (ERA)
3. Increase your professional network & JOB opportunities.
You will be mentored by our team with 85+ years experience:
  • Physiotherapists
  • Accredited Exercise Physiologists
  • Allied Health Assistants
  • Sports scientists
  • Strength & conditioning coaches
4. Start working NOW! Get industry trained & recognised. 
Hand your future employers a resume that stands out from the rest:
  • Cert IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) (HLT43015)¹
  • ISAK Level 1 Anthropometrist (Body Composition) certificate²
  • Introduction to Olympic lifting certificate³
  • Introduction to Sports taping certificate³
  • Level 1 Mobility & movement certificate³
  • Level 1 Visualcoaching certificate³
  • ¹Nationally Recognised Training qualification
  • ²International certification
  • ³ERA certification

Need more info?

Give our office a call on 9480 1800 to chat with one of the team and receive your Program Outline!

Commences: May/June 2017

Duration: 11-12 months

Places available: Limited to ONLY 20 per intake

Cost: We understand that fees can be confusing, so give us a call and we can talk you through the process and your individual circumstances

*Students seeking a subsidised training place must meet the Skills First eligibility requirements as set by the Victorian Department of Education and Training at the time of enrolment and/or prior to course commencement to receive a subsidy towards their training tuition fee from the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments.