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.

561 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Georgiou Human Performance
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • United PT
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • My Fitness Club
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Anytime Fitness Glebe
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Booty Camp Australia
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Studio Pilates
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Prestige Lifestyles
  • Mishfit
  • Fitness Mentors
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • Astute Fitness
  • Cruze Health Club Oakleigh
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • Bootycamp
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • SNAP- Burdekin
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Snap Fitness
  • Power Fitness
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Cycling WA
  • PMP Studios
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Fitness First
  • John Mcviety Centre
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Little Kickers
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Primal NRG
  • Step Into Life
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Fast Twitch
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Steiner
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Snap Fitness Perth CBD
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • FitMotion
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Massage Club
  • Snap Fitness
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Pushing Performance
  • Epic Win PT
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Club Metro
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • G Train
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • Mining Fitness Australia
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Phoenix Physique
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • Revolution X
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Fernwood Cairnlea
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Positive Fit
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Fit Kids
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Fitness Arena
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • High Road Chiropractic Centre
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Re-Creation
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • TrainLikeHell
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Skulpt
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Adrenalin Gym
  • Moonee Valley Health & Fitness
  • Corinda Physiotherapy
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Lifestylez PT
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Anytime Fitness Mosman
  • Street Fit
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Western Force
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Preggie Bellies
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Summit Health Club
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Drummoyne
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • HELPERS Fitness
  • Vision Prahran
  • Beach Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • Smithfit
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Riley's Gym
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Listen To Your Body Strathmore
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Jetts
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Exclusively You
  • Fitness First Brighton
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
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.