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.

613 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Contours Mount Waverley
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Mighty Mites
  • Function Force
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Aquadome
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Booty Camp Australia
  • Toolz4Life
  • Go Health Clubs
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Riley's Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Stockade Training Center
  • Titan Fitness
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Anytime Fitness
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • The New Me
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • MBS Gym
  • Re-Creation
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Phoenix Physique
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Health Club 101
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Jetts Docklands
  • QPEC
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Fit Women
  • DMD's MMA
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Activ Fitness
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • VFIT Holistic
  • BFitt
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Anytime Fitness Moonee Ponds
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Bootycamp
  • Fitness 33
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Kelly Sports
  • Edge Fitness
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Jem Health
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Stepz
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Inspire Health and Fitness Services
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Corporate Box
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • absonfitness
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Collective Fitness
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Miss Temple Fitness
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Star Fitness
  • Breath Connection
  • Mishfit
  • Steiner
  • East Side Crew
  • Life PT
  • Contours
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Jetts
  • Strength Republic
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Street Fit
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Lifestyle Fitness Australia (3 Clubs)
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Fast Twitch
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Anytime Fitness North Parramatta
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Human Fusion
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Snap Fitness
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • The Transform Method
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • One Life - Darwin
  • Down N Dirty
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Massage Club
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Cardio Tech
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • PT Direct
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Crossfit U
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • Bikini Bods
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • The Primal Project
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Beach Fitness
  • Step Into Life Hawthorn
  • Pushing Performance
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Mind Body Space
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Steiner
  • Visions
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Strollerobics
  • Best Practice
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Uplifting Wellness
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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