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.

582 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Health Heroes
  • Results Based Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Fit Centre
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Plus Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Curves - Erindale
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • 24 Fit
  • Body Matrix
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Fitness First
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Aquawellbeing.com
  • Air Yoga
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Contours Carnegie
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Riley's Gym
  • Can Too
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Snap Fitness
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Gymtonic
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Mowbray
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • BFitt
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • The Gym Factory
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • PT Direct
  • Genesis Casula
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • VFIT Holistic
  • John Mcviety Centre
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Stepz
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Anytime Fitness Rouse Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Fitness Bay
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • PMP Studios
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • SNAP - Townsville CBD
  • All 4 Fitness
  • The Club Fitness
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Booty Camp
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Nitro Gym
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Fit n Fast
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Pumpt
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Lean For Life
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Active Boxing
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Moonee Ponds
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Fitness Enhancement- Personal Training
  • Studio 99
  • Body Buzz
  • FitMotion
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Universal Health Network
  • Smithfit
  • Jetts
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Fit Women
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Genesis
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Shapechanger
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Personal Training Direct
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Cross Training Systems
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Contours Boronia
  • Bondi Bum
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Vision Personal Training- Hamilton
  • Refine fitness
  • Exclusively You
  • GKR Karate
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Studio Life
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • The Field House
  • Fitafex
  • Snaps Fitness Berwick
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Summit Health Club
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Multicap
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Vision Personal Training
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Stadium Fitness Centre
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.

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.