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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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.

587 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • ESS Performance
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • 247 FIT
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Stockade Training Center
  • Stadium Fitness Centre
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Goodlife
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Total Worx
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Fitness in the City
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Horder Fitness
  • Trainlikehell
  • Change Fitness
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • FitMotion
  • QPEC
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Snap Fitness Success
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Postive Edge
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Massage Club
  • Apollo Gym
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Lean For Life
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • GKR Karate
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Fun Fit
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Toolz4Life
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • SNAP Milton
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Fitstyler
  • mishfit
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Bootycamp
  • Snap Fitness
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Nitro Gym
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • Recreation Burwood
  • YMCA Of The Top End
  • Jetts Albury
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Genesis
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Fit n Fast
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Studio Pilates
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Exclusively You
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • East Side Crew
  • MBS Gym
  • Steiner
  • Riley's Gym
  • Revive 123
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Strollerobics
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Fiit International
  • Down N Dirty
  • The Training Spot
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • CrossFit Proficient
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Plus Fitness Centres (6 Locations)
  • Collective Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Contours Hastings
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Summit Health Club
  • Primal NRG
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Exercise Club
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • PT 4 Life
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Cross Training Systems
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Steiner
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Body Buzz
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Kelly Sports
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Titan Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Ringwood
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Entire Fitness Personal Training
  • Universal Health Network
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Jetts Mornington
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • R & R Fitness
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Bondi Bum
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Anytime Fitness - Civic
  • Snap Fitness
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
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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