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.

516 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Hi-Reps Outdoor Fitness
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Multicap
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Contours Hastings
  • PMP Studios
  • Postive Edge
  • Unity Gym
  • Results Based Training
  • The New Me
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Steiner
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Metro Body
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • SNAP - Townsville CBD
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Massage Club
  • AGOGA
  • Fitafex
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Revolution Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Manly Beach Health Club
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Transform Fitness
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Anytime Fitness Circular Quay
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Health Club 101
  • RapidPT
  • Positive Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Cheltenham
  • BFitt
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • DJ's Gym
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Fiit International
  • Universal Health Network
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Run With Me Altona
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Smithfit
  • Step Into Life
  • SNAP Milton
  • Jetts Albury
  • Booty Camp
  • Barx Active
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Chodat Fitness
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Anytime Fitness Lane Cove
  • Pump Fitness
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • Training day health club
  • Vamp Fit
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • PT 4 Life
  • R & R Fitness
  • Street Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Studio 99
  • Fit Kids
  • Crossfit U
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Genesis Casula
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Contours Boronia
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Revive 123
  • Primal NRG
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • The Gym Factory
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Fast Twitch
  • Vision Prahran
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Anytime Fitness McMahons Point
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Change Fitness
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • The Field House
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Fitness Mentors
  • Spartans Gym Kilsyth
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • BodySports Granville
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Melton
  • Snap Fitness
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Stepz
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Strollerobics Victoria
  • Anytime Fitness Mitcham
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • ESS Performance
  • Star Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Connections Health Club
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Snaps Fitness Berwick
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Run With Life
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Step into Life
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Onyx Fit
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Strollerobics
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • My Fitness Club
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Adam Legg
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
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.