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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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.

602 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Bondi Bum
  • Bootycamp
  • GO Health Club- Beenleigh
  • Iron Underground
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Powerpit Gym
  • Recreation Hampton
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Plus Fitness Ramsgate
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Krunchies Health & Fitness
  • Cardio Tech
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Onelife
  • Results Based Training
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Anytime Fitness Fairfield West
  • Goodlife Parramatta
  • Health Heroes
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • BFitt
  • Street Fit
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Strollerobics Victoria
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Goodlife
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • BodySports Granville
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Fit Centre
  • Riley's Gym
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Circular Quay
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Down N Dirty
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Genesis
  • Adam Legg
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Adrenalin Gym
  • MaceFitness
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Kelly Sports
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Breath Connection
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Contours Epping
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Jetts- Coomera
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • Fitness Bay
  • Massage Club
  • Step Into Life
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Success
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Aquadome
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • The Results Room
  • Corporate Bodies
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Genesis- Morayfield
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • RapidPT
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Genesis Byford
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Jem Health
  • BodyLine Health
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • High Road Chiropractic Centre
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Balmain Health Club
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Anytime Fitness Mosman
  • Universal Health Network
  • Fit n Fast
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Cycling WA
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Mishfit
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Cheltenham
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Cross Training Systems
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Satori Women's Health Club
  • Prestige Lifestyles
  • Conan Fitness
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Fitness in the City
  • HWPO Fitness
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Dare2bfit
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Contours
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Corporate Box
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Transform Fitness
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Toolz4Life
  • Fast Twitch
  • Jetts Lutwyche
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Little Kickers
  • SNAP- Spring Hill
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • The Sports Pit
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Darling Range Sports College
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 1300054618 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.