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.

539 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Fitafex
  • Active Boxing
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Train Like Hell
  • Power Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Stockade Training Center
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Gymtonic
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Fit Kids
  • Jetts
  • absonfitness
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • Studio 99
  • Valley Fitness
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Step into Life
  • Jem Health
  • Vamp Fit
  • Masterpiece Personal Training
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Re-Creation
  • Revolution X
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • Massage Life
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Fit n Fast
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Nitro Gym
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Life PT
  • Step Into Life Camberwell
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Best Practice
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Goodlife Fitzroy
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • SNAP Milton
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Shelby Body Trainer
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • She Fitness
  • Goodlife
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Snap Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Barton McGuckin
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Rapid Resultz Personal Training
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Revolution Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Pushing Performance
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • Epic Win PT
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Lean For Life
  • No. 1 Bootcamp
  • Atlas Performance
  • Trainlikehell
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Peak Physique
  • Pioneer Training
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • MBS Gym
  • Jetts
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Refine fitness
  • Aquadome
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Vision Prahran
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Chodat Fitness
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Crossfit U
  • Postive Edge
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Steiner
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Melton
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Not a Gym
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Total Health Management
  • World Gym Penrith
  • Contours Croydon
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Fitness 33
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Exercise Club
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Multicap
  • Imperium
  • Collective Fitness
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Contours Dingley
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Bikini Bods
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Fit Women
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Contours Boronia
  • Riley's Gym
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
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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