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.

509 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • Goodlife- Loganholme
  • Corporate Bodies Massage
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Cycling WA
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Alex Hills
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Massage Life
  • Results Based Training
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Corinda Physiotherapy
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Jetts- Kirwin
  • The Club Fitness
  • New Life Fitness Centre
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • SNAP- Mt Gravatt East
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • SNAP- Loganholme
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Power Fitness
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • The Boxing Room
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Phoenix Physique
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Change Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Goodlife Fitzroy
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Studio Life
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • SNAP- Clayfield
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Buzvil
  • Max Fitness
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Studio 99
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Terrific Fitness
  • StarPlex
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Goodlife- Holland Park
  • Epic Win PT
  • Vision Prahran
  • Fit Women
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Fitstyler
  • SNAP- Spring Hill
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Fit Women
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Multicap
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Fit Gym Berwick
  • QPEC
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Goodlife
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Meagan Cox Personal Training
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Cardio Tech
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Primal NRG
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • SNAP- Aitkenvale
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Orange Theory Fitness
  • Contours Hastings
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Goodlie- Robina
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Preggie Bellies
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • The Firm
  • Fitness Kick
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Onyx Fit
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Vision Personal Training- Hamilton
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Sky Personal Training
  • My Fitness Club- Southport
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Enjoy Health & Fitness
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Fitafex
  • Contours Dingley
  • Horder Fitness
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • Best Practice
  • Gymtonic
  • Goodlife- Helensvale
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Re-Creation
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Can Too
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • The Transform Method
  • Steiner
  • Natural Order Pt
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Chocolate Box Training
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.