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.

607 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • The Training Spot
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Step Into Life (Multiple outdoor locations)
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Refine fitness
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Quakers Hill
  • SNAP - Townsville CBD
  • The Sports Pit
  • Re-Creation
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Plus Fitness 24/7
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Anytime Fitness McMahons Point
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Odin Sports
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Good Vibes Fitness
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • GoodShape PT
  • Booty Camp
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Horder Fitness
  • Titan Fitness
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Mind Body Space
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Lifestylez PT
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Mining Fitness Australia
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • YMCA Of The Top End
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Riley's Gym
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • One Life - Darwin
  • YMCA Australia
  • Train Like Hell
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Step Into Life
  • Body Language Personal Training (2 Locations)
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • Atlas Performance
  • Goodlife- Maroochydore
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Evo Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Fit4Life
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Contours Boronia
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Fit Talent Management
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • GO Health Club- Springwood
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Ripple Fitness
  • The Boxing Room
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Fitstyler
  • Barx Active
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Lifestyle Health Clubs
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Anytime Fitness Success
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Star Fitness
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Suburban Bootcamps
  • Manly Beach Health Club
  • Vision Personal Training- Hamilton
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Total Health Management
  • Elite Fitness PT
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Ontic Sports
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Fit4
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Fit Centre
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • Fitness First- Robina
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Runcorn
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Health Club 101
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • RapidPT
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Change Fitness
  • Snap Fitness - Strathpine
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • P2P Fit Stop
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Natural Order Pt
  • Resultz Gym
  • The Field House
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Edge Fitness
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Goodlie- Robina
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Toolz4Life
  • Corporate Bodies
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Goodlife- Mount Gravatt
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Peak Performance
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Fitness First
  • UFC Gym
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Jetts Lutwyche
  • Unity Gym
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Alex Hills
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Sage Institute of Massage
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.

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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.