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.

617 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Star Fitness
  • Roxby's Massage
  • G Train
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Fast Twitch
  • Studio Pilates
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Atlas Performance
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Mining Fitness Australia
  • Snap Fitness Perth CBD
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Step Into Life Hawthorn
  • Life PT
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Urban Workout
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Riley's Gym
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Transform Fitness
  • Jetts Mornington
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Inspire Health and Fitness Services
  • Mind Body Space
  • Fit Gym Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • The Primal Project
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • United PT
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Jetts
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Genesis
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Nitro Gym
  • Kelly Sports
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • Power Fitness
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • Snaps Fitness Berwick
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • FoxFit Fitness
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Cardio Tech
  • Contours Boronia
  • Quany's Gym
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • Contours Epping
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Active Red
  • Bikini Bods
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Peak Physique
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Genesis Byford
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Myo Fitness Training Studio
  • Exclusively You
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Anytime Fitness Epping
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Valley Fitness
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Results Based Training
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Bootycamp
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Massage Club
  • Re-Creation Glen Iris
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • Not a Gym
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Figure Fitness
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Fitness Power Train
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Pump Fitness
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Miss Temple Fitness
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • BFitt
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Proactive Lifestyle & Fitness
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • BodySports Granville
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Bridgewater
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • KBAR Fitness
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Goodlife
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Fitstyler
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Meagan Cox Personal Training
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Universal Health Network
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
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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