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.

559 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Fit Centre
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • The Training Spot
  • Contours Epping
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Revolution X
  • Strollerobics Victoria
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Fernwood - Canberra City
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Fitstyler
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Figure Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Power Fitness
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • BodyLine Health
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • QPEC
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Genesis Casula
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Re-Creation
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Lifestyle Fitness Australia (3 Clubs)
  • FoxFit Fitness
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Total Health Management
  • Universal Health Network
  • Chodat Fitness
  • Change Fitness
  • Fitness First Brighton
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Aquadome
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Step Into Life Camberwell
  • Step Into Life
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • CrossFit Proficient
  • Down N Dirty
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Lifestylez PT
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Cycling WA
  • Crossfit U
  • Ethel Street Muscle and Fitness Studio
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Fitness Arena
  • Samsara Women's Health Club
  • Flaunt It
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Anytime Fitness
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Fit n Fast
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Toolz4Life
  • Beach Fitness
  • MaceFitness
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Can Too
  • Active Red
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • G Train
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Howrah
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Conan Fitness
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Collective Fitness
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Valley Fitness
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Anytime Fitness Ringwood
  • Onelife
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • 247 FIT
  • Adam Legg
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Step Into Life St. Kilda
  • Gymtonic
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Mitcham
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Peak Personalised Training
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Fun Fit
  • Snap Fitness Success
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Jetts
  • Plus Fitness Centres (6 Locations)
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Project Warrior
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Strength Republic
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • YMCA Australia
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Exercise Club
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Transform Fitness
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Fit4Life
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • StarPlex
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Preggie Bellies
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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