Start your career in the fitness industry

This course delivers the qualification SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness that is designed to provide you with the necessary skills to enter and be successful in the fitness industry. It provides you with the skills and knowledge to be competent in a range of activities and functions requiring autonomous work within a defined range of exercise instruction situations and activities.

You will learn from our industry experts how to prescribe safe, effective and up to date exercise programs for a range of clients. You will be allocated your own annual licence of Visual Coaching Pro (VCP) to plan, deliver and evaluate gym programs for your clients. VCP is a world leading software application advocated by professional strength and conditioning coaches working in professional sport including: AFL, soccer, tennis, NFL and swimming. Our staff will teach you how to use VCP throughout the course so that you can plan stand out on the gym floor as a leading instructor.

This course will allow you to work independently as a gym instructor within a private studio or training facility as well as a community gymnasium or fitness centre. Qualification outcomes are based on the Gym Instructor specialisation and include providing exercise instruction for client groups and gym based client programs.

Entry requirements:

Prior to enrolment all students* must demonstrate they meet the minimum entrance requirements identified for successful course completion. Student suitability is assessed in the following areas to ensure students are able to fulfill the course training and assessment requirements.

Proficiency required in:Evidence gathered from:
Language, Literacy & Numeracy (LL&N)LL&N test (Pre-training review)
Computer literacy (basic-intermediate)Computer Literacy Test (Pre-training review)
Internet literacy (basic skills)Internet Literacy Test (Pre-training review)
Independent learningAll tests listed above (Pre-training review)

Course pre-requisites:

None required.

Course qualifications:

SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

Our graduates are qualified to work as a:

Gym instructor

How to apply…

It is important that you download and read our Student Handbook outlining the terms and conditions of enrolment in our courses along with viewing our course fees outlining tuition costs and any additional fees that may be incurred throughout your course enrolment with us.

To apply for a place in this course go to the Upcoming courses section on this page and select your preferred course start date. Use the apply button next to your selected course to receive your online application form and further information regarding our enrolment process. Once your application has been submitted online we will let you know within 5 working days whether you have been successful in progressing to the next step of our enrolment process, the pre-training review.

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 prior to course commencement to receive a subsidy towards their training tuition fee from the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments.

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