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.

593 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Metro Body
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Fun Fit
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Body Matrix
  • PT Direct
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Step into Life
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Contours
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Lifestyle Fitness Australia (3 Clubs)
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Phoenix Physique
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Onelife
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Astute Fitness
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • KBAR Fitness
  • Studio Life
  • Fit Women
  • StarPlex
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • Flaunt It
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Beach Fitness
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Club Metro
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Bondi Bum
  • City Fitness and Martial Arts
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Studio 99
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • 24 Fit
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Inspire Health and Fitness Services
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Pump Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • Function Force
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Step Into Life Bendigo
  • Ethel Street Muscle and Fitness Studio
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Toolz4Life
  • Align Fitness
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • The New Me
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Breath Connection
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Jetts
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Contours Boronia
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Southern Workout Store
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Revolution Personal Training
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • PT 4 Life
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Adam Legg
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Air Yoga
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Lean For Life
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Jem Health
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Fitness Done Different
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Collective Fitness
  • Strollerobics
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • mishfit
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Booty Camp
  • absonfitness
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Multicap
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Snap Fitness
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Fitness in the City
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Pushing Performance
  • QPEC
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Universal Health Network
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Suburban Bootcamps
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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