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.

539 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Fitness in the City
  • Corporate Box
  • Go Health Clubs
  • Bikini Bods
  • No Excuses Personal Training
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Adam Legg
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Horder Fitness
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Little Kickers
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • Snap Fitness
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • BFitt
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Quany's Gym
  • Down N Dirty
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Align Fitness
  • The Primal Project
  • My Fitness Club
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • East Side Crew
  • Jetts
  • Fitness First Brighton
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • MBS Gym
  • Fitness Kick
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Steiner
  • Step Into Life Hawthorn
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Listen To Your Body Strathmore
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Total Worx
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Onelife
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • Life's A Gym
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • 24Fit
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Western Force
  • Contours Croydon
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Chodat Fitness
  • Aquadome
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Trainlikehell
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Contours Boronia
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Recreation Hampton
  • The New Me
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Fit Women
  • Beach Fitness
  • The Transform Method
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Revive 123
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Bondi Bum
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Project Warrior
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • Bodystyle World of Health & Fitness
  • Nitro Gym
  • Re-Creation
  • Cross Training Systems
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Astute Fitness
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Imperium
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Health Club 101
  • Ontic Sports
  • Human Fusion
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • Evo Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Transform Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Canning Vale
  • Contours Mount Waverley
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Southern Workout Store
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • DJ's Gym
  • The Dynamic Fitness Centre
  • Curves - Erindale
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Fitafex
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Universal Health Network
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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