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.

525 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Vision Prahran
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Conan Fitness
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Change Fitness
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Summit Health Club
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Fiit International
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kings Meadows
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Anytime Fitness Rouse Hill
  • Plus Fitness Centres (6 Locations)
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • PT Direct
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Transform Fitness
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • WAIS
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Goodlife
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Steiner
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Total Health Management
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • G Train
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Refine fitness
  • Revolution Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • United PT
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Positive Fit
  • Epic Win PT
  • Massage Club
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Imperium
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Studio Pilates
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Proactive Lifestyle & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Peak Physique
  • Club Metro
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • StarPlex
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Southern Workout Store
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Bootycamp
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Genesis
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • BPStudio
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Pushing Performance
  • Fit Women
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Results Based Training
  • Bonfire
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Visions
  • Cycling WA
  • Crossfit U
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Kelly Sports
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • World Gym Penrith
  • PMP Studios
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • MBS Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Jetts
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Satori Women's Health Club
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Step into Life
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Mishfit
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Jetts
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Little Kickers
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Meagan Cox Personal Training
  • Onyx Fit
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Fitafex
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Balmain Health Club
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • Jetts Albury
  • Life's A Gym
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Snap Fitness South Yarra
  • Universal Health Network
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
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.


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