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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  • Exercise Therapist

    Diploma of Fitness (SIS50213)

    The Diploma of Fitness opens up additional opportunities for Personal Trainers to deliver exercise programs to clients with a range of medical conditions and work alongside Allied Health Professionals.

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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.

579 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Anytime Fitness Campbelltown
  • Anytime Fitness - Canning Vale
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • 24 Fit
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Contours Epping
  • Georgiou Human Performance
  • Bay City Strollers
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Lifestylez PT
  • Anytime Fitness Lane Cove
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • The Firm
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Pushing Performance
  • Step Into Life Bendigo
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • MaceFitness
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Nitro Gym
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Step into Life
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • WAIS
  • Goodlife
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Body Matrix
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • StarPlex
  • Booty Camp
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Fitness Bay
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Atlas Performance
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Conan Fitness
  • One Life - Darwin
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Bondi Bum
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Anytime Fitness - Civic
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • YMCA Of The Top End
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Livit
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Mighty Mites
  • United PT
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Go Health Clubs
  • Genesis
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Health Club 101
  • Studio 99
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Toolz4Life
  • QPEC
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Cardio Tech
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Prestige Lifestyles
  • Fast Twitch
  • Barx Active
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Peak Performance
  • Massage Life
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Unity Gym
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • BK Fitness
  • Corporate Box
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • White Collar Boxing
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Active Boxing
  • Shelby Body Trainer
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Fiit International
  • Aquadome
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Your World Fitness
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Body Language Personal Training (2 Locations)
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Revive 123
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Pumpt
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Enrg Fitness
  • R4E Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Valley Fitness
  • Cycling WA
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Inspire Health and Fitness Services
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Fernwood Adelaide City
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Fitness Kick
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • FoxFit Fitness
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Fitness 33
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Steiner
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
Career Partners
Rob Hale

"From my experience, Australian Institute of Fitness graduates are always progressive and open to staying ahead of the industry."

Rob Hale

Head of Fitness at Fitness First

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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