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.

589 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Training day health club
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • 24 Fit
  • Body Language Personal Training (2 Locations)
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Human Fusion
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • The Gym Factory
  • WAIS
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Fit n Fast
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Bondi Bum
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • PT 4 Life
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Fitness Mentors
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • BodyLine Health
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Powerpit Gym
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • GKR Karate
  • Entire Fitness Personal Training
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Studio 99
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Step into Life
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Adam Legg
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • Breath Connection
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Steiner
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Booty Camp
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Field Goals Personal Training
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Crossfit U
  • ESS Performance
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • StarPlex
  • Genesis
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Snap Fitness Endeavour Hills
  • Indooroopilly Workout
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Strollerobics
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Little Kickers
  • Step Into Life Bendigo
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Unity Gym
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Adrenalin Gym
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Contours Boronia
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Bikini Bods
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Stepz
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Anytime Fitness - Civic
  • Pushing Performance
  • Body Buzz
  • PT Direct
  • Figure Fitness
  • Roxby's Massage
  • Contours Dingley
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Fast Twitch
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Street Fit
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • Snap Fitness Success
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Georgiou Human Performance
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Star Fitness
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Positive Edge
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Go Health Clubs
  • The Transform Method
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Genesis Casula
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • Massage Life
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
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.


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