Campus Information

Study with us at our conveniently located Bendigo campus.

PH: 03 5442 9858

1 Bath Lane

Bendigo, VIC 3550

The Bendigo campus is located approximately 150km north-west of Melbourne, within Bendigo's Lifestyle Fitness centre. 

The campus offers a comprehensive range of current equipment, as well as amenities that include a kitchenette and common areas.

All Australian Institute of Fitness students are entitled to access the facilities of Lifestyle Fitness for the duration of their program.

Students studying the Master Trainer program can choose from a range of flexible study options that include days, evenings, weekends and online.


What can I study at Bendigo?

Below are the available courses you can study at the Institute's Bendigo campus.

  • Master Trainer

    Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30313), Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40210)

    Combining the Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer courses, with a number of additional elements, the Institute’s Master Trainer program is considered one of the most comprehensive in the industry.

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  • Personal Trainer

    Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40210)

    The Institute’s Personal Trainer course gives you the skills to get started and excel in a career as a Personal Trainer. Learn how to tailor programs, instruct in a variety of locations, and use a range of equipment.

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  • Fitness Instructor

    Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30313)

    Offering students a comprehensive grounding in the fundamentals of fitness, the Institute’s Fitness Instructor course gives you the tools and knowledge you need to become an outstanding fitness professional.

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  • Exercise Therapist

    Diploma of Fitness (SIS50213)

    The Diploma of Fitness opens up additional opportunities for Personal Trainers to deliver exercise programs to clients with a range of medical conditions and work alongside Allied Health Professionals.

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Get started today

Call now on 1300 669 669 or

Graduate Success

Our students are at the core of everything we do, so when they achieve their fitness career goals, we like to celebrate their success.

  • Amber Bradley

    "The Australian Institute of Fitness absolutely changed my life. It just seems to attract fantastic and inspiring people."

    Amber Bradley

    Institute graduate and Personal Trainer at Renouf

  • Andy Derijk

    "Getting into personal training has improved my quality of life. I'm fitter, happier and enjoying the balance of my career and family life."

    Andy Derijk

    Institute graduate and owner of Fitter Forever Personal Training

  • Kerri Tolhurst

    "The Institute prepared me, not only as a PT, but as a business person, learning how to build members and retain them."

    Kerri Tolhurst

    Institute graduate and Franchisee of Step into Life Ipswich Central

  • Amy Johns

    "The massage course was a great experience to which I owe my dream job! I now work with elite sports teams."

    Amy Johns

    Institute graduate and Sports Massage Therapist

  • Pat Farmer

    "My Institute qualification enabled me to enrich not only my own life, but that of many others through a sense of wellbeing and control."

    Pat Farmer

    Institute graduate, ultra marathon runner and former Politician

  • Dyson Heppell

    "The Institute has helped me as an AFL footballer, giving me a better understanding of my body and helping with injury prevention."

    Dyson Heppell

    Institute graduate and Essendon footballer

  • Estelle Wood

    "I am blessed to be doing what I love for a ‘job’ all the while being able to spend quality time with my family."

    Estelle Wood

    Institute graduate and owner of Fitness For Life

  • Ali Cavill

    "I’m grateful for the confidence the course gave me to don a microphone and step up on stage with enthusiasm!"

    Ali Cavill

    Institute graduate and owner of Fit Fantastic

  • Ashley Curtis

    "The Australian Institute of Fitness changed my life forever. I am the happiest person in the world; doing what I love day in and day out."

    Ashley Curtis

    Institute graduate and owner of SmAshItPT

Our Career Partners

Your link to a new career

At the Australian Institute of Fitness, we believe that providing a world-class fitness education is just the beginning. That’s why we’ve aligned with fitness career providers to help assist our graduates with job placements.

543 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Adam Legg
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • Street Fit
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • The Primal Project
  • Redeemer
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Smithfit
  • Raw Image Fitness
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Kelly Sports
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Vision Prahran
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Epic Win PT
  • Titan Fitness
  • Strollerobics Victoria
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Primal NRG
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Goodlife Fitzroy
  • Inner City Fitness
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • R4E Fitness
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Can Too
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Figure Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Ontic Sports
  • Peak Physique
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Stockade Training Center
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • QPEC
  • Pluss Fitness
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Function Force
  • The Firm
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • Roxby's Massage
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Anytime Fitness Moonee Ponds
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Studio Life
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Conan Fitness
  • Genesis Casula
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Bridgewater
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • absonfitness
  • Fitness Bay
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Contours Dingley
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Snap Fitness Endeavour Hills
  • Down N Dirty
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • HELPERS Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Peak Performance
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • Riley's Gym
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Massage Club
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • United PT
  • Toolz4Life
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Active Boxing
  • Fast Twitch
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Personally Trained
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Summit Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Flaunt It
  • Step Into Life Camberwell
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Refine fitness
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Activ Fitness
  • Pioneer Training
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Imperium
  • Training day health club
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • RapidPT
  • Natural Order Pt
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • Evo Health Club
  • R & R Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Canning Vale
  • No. 1 Bootcamp
  • Ryze Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Equilibrium Health & Fitness
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Breath Connection
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Fernwood Adelaide City
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • City Fitness and Martial Arts
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
Career Partners
Billy Van Der Kooi

"The majority of Plus Fitness 24/7 facilities have 200-300 members per Personal Trainer, so there are good opportunities here."

Billy Van Der Kooi

Franchisee at Plus Fitness 24/7

Ready for the challenge?

Take the first step towards your fitness career today.

Call now on 1300 669 669 or

Meet the Team

It's our team that really sets us apart

Our experienced team is here to guide students all the way through their fitness journey, helping to enhance their learning experience, advising on the latest industry developments, and assisting you start your career.


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