Campus Information

Study with us at our conveniently located Melbourne campus.

PH: 03 9663 5300

276 Russell Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

The Melbourne campus is conveniently located in the QV shopping district in the heart of Melbourne's CBD and academic precinct, close to the Melbourne Central Railway Station, with tram access and discounted parking available.

The campus offers a comprehensive range of current equipment, and students studying the Master Trainer program can choose from a range of flexible study options that include days, evenings, weekends and online. 

Student amenities include a kitchenette, showers, common areas with free WiFi, plus a complimentary 12-week membership to Fitness First.

What can I study at Melbourne?

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

586 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • G Train
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Studio 99
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Genesis Casula
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Contours Croydon
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • 247 FIT
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Corporate Box
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Health Club 101
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Fitstyler
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Edge Fitness
  • Parc Fitness
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Fernwood - Canberra City
  • Field Goals Personal Training
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Train Like Hell
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Jetts
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Powerpit Gym
  • Summit Health Club
  • Western Force
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Pump Fitness
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Body Buzz
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Bootycamp
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • CrossFit Proficient
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • SNAP Milton
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • MaceFitness
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Power Fitness
  • BodySports Granville
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • Positive Edge
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • Mighty Mites
  • Peak Performance
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Valley Fitness
  • High Road Chiropractic Centre
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Studio Pilates
  • Active Red
  • YMCA Australia
  • Step into Life
  • Collective Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Life's A Gym
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • The New Me
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Vamp Fit
  • GKR Karate
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Fitness Bay
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Fitafex
  • Fiit International
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Step Into Life St. Kilda
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • Skulpt
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness North Parramatta
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Listen To Your Body Strathmore
  • Massage Life
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Fit Centre
  • Contours Boronia
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Massage Club
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • PT Direct
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Pushing Performance
  • Fun Fit
  • Vivid Fitness
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Lifestylez PT
  • Vision Prahran
  • South Side Fitness
  • Postive Edge
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Barx Active
  • Snap Fitness
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • Snap Fitness Endeavour Hills
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Star Fitness
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Rouse Hill
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Figure Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • No. 1 Bootcamp
  • Fitness 33
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Multicap
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Anytime Fitness Epping
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Bikini Bods
  • Rapid Resultz Personal Training
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Redeemer
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Onelife
  • Anytime Fitness Willetton
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
Career Partners
Rob Hale

"From my experience, Australian Institute of Fitness graduates are always progressive and open to staying ahead of the industry."

Rob Hale

Head of Fitness at Fitness First

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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