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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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.

508 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • R4E Fitness
  • Curves - Erindale
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Metro Body
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • The Training Spot
  • WAIS
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • SNAP- Albany Creek
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Stockade Training Center
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • SNAP Milton
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Cycling WA
  • Plus Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Fitness First- Robina
  • SNAP- Burdekin
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Fit Women
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Goodlife
  • Good Vibes Fitness
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Pure Health Clubs- Newstead
  • Power Fitness
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Goodlife- Carseldine
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Fitness in the City
  • Snaps Fitness Berwick
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Goodlife- Caloundra
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Active Boxing
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Run With Life
  • Jetts
  • Studio Pilates
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Genesis- Lawton
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Mosman
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Howrah
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Mishfit
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Fitness Bay
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Pushing Performance
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Atlas Performance
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Melton
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Elite Fitness PT
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • 24 Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Pumpt
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Refine fitness
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Contours Hastings
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • The Primal Project
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Flaunt It
  • Booty Camp Australia
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Contours Croydon
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • MBS Gym
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Contours Boronia
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Connections Health Club
  • Orange Theory Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Transform Fitness
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Onyx Fit
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Mitcham
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • PT 4 Life
  • Fit4Life
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Lean For Life
  • Jem Health
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • BK Fitness
  • Vision Prahran
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Gymtonic
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Phoenix Physique
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Bonfire
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Steiner
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Horder Fitness
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Breath Connection
  • Change Fitness
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Corporate Bodies Massage
  • The Club Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Beach Fitness
  • Shelby Body Trainer
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Step Into Life
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • High Road Chiropractic Centre
  • Contours Dingley
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
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.