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 in Melbourne?

Below are the available courses you can study at The Institute's Melbourne campus.

  • Master Trainer

    Certificate III in Fitness, Certificate IV in Fitness

    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

    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

    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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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.

493 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Willetton
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Task Force Fitness
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Max Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • SNAP - Townsville CBD
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Body Matrix
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • SNAP- Browns Plains
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Fitness 33
  • BK Fitness
  • Active Boxing
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Fit4Life
  • 9Round
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Visions
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Iron Underground
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • Stepz
  • Genesis Casula
  • Mining Fitness Australia
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • Studio Pilates
  • PMP Studios
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kings Meadows
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Positive Existence PT
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • GO Health Club- Springwood
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Fernwood Beverly Hills
  • Gravity Zone
  • Massage Club
  • Contours Mount Waverley
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Step Into Life
  • Atlas Strength and Conditioning
  • New Life Fitness Centre
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Best Practice
  • Manly Beach Health Club
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Not a Gym
  • Steiner
  • Exercise Club
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Fitness Arena
  • R & R Fitness
  • Riley's Gym
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Pumpt
  • Cardio Tech
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Change Fitness
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Body Language Personal Training (2 Locations)
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Eat Run Lift
  • Primal NRG
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • YMCA Australia
  • John Mcviety Centre
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Fit Centre
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Evo Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Step into Life
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Goodlife- Nerang
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Green Goodness Co.
  • Booty Camp
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Field Goals Personal Training
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Aquawellbeing.com
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Corinda Physiotherapy
  • Connections Health Club
  • Human Fusion
  • Anytime Fitness Chermside
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • TrainLikeHell
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • Mind Body Space
  • Onelife
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • The Sports Pit
  • Snap Fitness Kogarah
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Crunch Fitness (7 Locations)
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Goodlife- Loganholme
  • Fit Talent Management
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • GO Health Club- Josh Scott
  • Universal Health Network
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Step Into Life
  • Resultz Gym
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Krunchies Health & Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Be Inspired - Operate within multiple Anytime Fitness clubs
  • The Results Room
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Roxby's Massage
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • GoodShape PT
  • Elite Fitness PT (Multiple Locations)
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Goodlife- Holland Park
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Snap Fitness
  • The Training Spot
  • Fit4
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Plus Fitness Macquarie Park
  • MaceFitness
  • Fitness First Knox City
Career Partners
1297 CAREER PARTNERS
Larry Cohen

"There are so many career opportunities at Step into Life; whether you want to be a Franchisee, Assistant Trainer, or get some work experience."

Larry Cohen

Owner of Step Into Life

Ready for the challenge?

Take the first step towards your fitness career today.

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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.