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 (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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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
  • Total Health Management
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Collective Fitness
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Western Force
  • Roxby's Massage
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Primal NRG
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Chodat Fitness
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Enjoy Health & Fitness
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • Cycling WA
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • RapidPT
  • Anytime Fitness - Canning Vale
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Pioneer Training
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Runcorn
  • Bonfire
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Visions
  • John Mcviety Centre
  • Bootycamp
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Fit4
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Anytime Fitness Cheltenham
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Step into Life
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Step Into Life
  • SNAP- Burdekin
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Anytime Fitness Willetton
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • BodySports Granville
  • Fitstyler
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Air Yoga
  • Evo Health Club
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Boost Fitness
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Fernwood Adelaide City
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Align Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Star Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Atlas Performance
  • She Fitness
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Lifestylez PT
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • WAIS
  • Preggie Bellies
  • BodyLine Health
  • Anytime Fitness Epping
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Step Into Life
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Beach Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Manly Beach Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Genesis Casula
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Goodlife
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Jetts
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Your World Fitness
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Change Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • PT Direct
  • Function Force
  • Fit Women
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Prestige Lifestyles
  • Vision Prahran
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness- Bowen Hills
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Stepz
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Contours Dingley
  • Active Boxing
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Phoenix Physique
  • Epic Win PT
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
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.

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.