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 in 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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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.

594 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Anytime Fitness Success
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • Body Language Personal Training (2 Locations)
  • Your World Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Ringwood
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • BodyLine Health
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Crossfit U
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • PT2U
  • Titan Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Jem Health
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Step Into Life
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Revolution Fitness
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • MaceFitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Body Matrix
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Snap Fitness Bayswater
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • Fitstyler
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Strollerobics
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Bikini Bods
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Aquadome
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Equilibrium Health & Fitness
  • G Train
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Massage Club
  • Cardio Tech
  • Odin Sports
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Ontic Sports
  • Bodiez 24/7
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Vision Personal Training
  • BK Fitness
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Fit n Fast
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Fitness Bay
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Fitafex
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Barx Active
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • QPEC
  • World Gym Penrith
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Primal NRG
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Genesis
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Positive Edge
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Massage Life
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Fernwood - Canberra City
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • Multicap
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • RapidPT
  • Fit Talent Management
  • East Side Crew
  • Snap Fitness Perth CBD
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • SNAP - Townsville CBD
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Step Into Life
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • Cycling WA
  • Fast Twitch
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Plus Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Down N Dirty
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Onelife
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Howrah
  • Step into Life
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Genesis
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Lavanda Elite
Career Partners
Larry Cohen

"There are so many career opportunities at Step into Life; whether you want to be a Franchisee, Assistant Trainer, or get some work experience."

Larry Cohen

Owner of Step Into Life

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.