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.

548 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Massage Life
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Corinda Physiotherapy
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Riley's Gym
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Pumpt
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Jetts
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Shelby Body Trainer
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • The Sports Pit
  • StarPlex
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Runcorn
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Booty Camp
  • Horder Fitness
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Goodlife
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • QPEC
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Pump Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • SNAP- Aitkenvale
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Health Club 101
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Step Into Life
  • Genesis Byford
  • Krunchies Health & Fitness
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Primal NRG
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Ontic Sports
  • Cross Training Systems
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Fitness Kick
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • BK Fitness
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Meagan Cox Personal Training
  • R & R Fitness
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Lifestyle Fitness Australia (3 Clubs)
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Postive Edge
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Alex Hills
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Genesis Casula
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Mining Fitness Australia
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • The Firm
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Jetts Fitness Mt Hutton
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Listen To Your Body Strathmore
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Fitness First Brighton
  • Massage Club
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Results Based Training
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • R4E Fitness
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Not a Gym
  • Genesis Bentley
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Steiner
  • City Fitness and Martial Arts
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Genesis
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Valley Fitness
  • STEPUP2FITNESS
  • Preggie Bellies
  • 24 Fit
  • Onyx Fit
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Pioneer Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Fitness in the City
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Flaunt It
  • Bondi Bum
  • Pushing Performance
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Body Buzz
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Exclusively You
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Bootycamp
  • Trainlikehell
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Refine fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Lifestylez PT
  • The Training Spot
  • GKR Karate
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
Career Partners
1297 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.