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.

532 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Southern Workout Store
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Pioneer Training
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Anytime Fitness Cheltenham
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Anytime Fitness Ringwood
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Revolution X
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Star Fitness
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Barx Active
  • Miss Temple Fitness
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Vamp Fit
  • HELPERS Fitness
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • BK Fitness
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Step Into Life Hawthorn
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Revolution Personal Training
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Fun Fit
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Not a Gym
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Conan Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre
  • Chapel Fitness
  • CrossFit Proficient
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Cardio Tech
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Postive Edge
  • QPEC
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Odin Sports
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Street Fit
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Circular Quay
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Genesis
  • Connections Health Club
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Powerpit Gym
  • Power Fitness
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • DMD's MMA
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • The Club Fitness
  • Riley's Gym
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Pushing Performance
  • YMCA Of The Top End
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Project Warrior
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • High Road Chiropractic Centre
  • Krunchies Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Myo Fitness Training Studio
  • Brisbane Fitness Empire
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Goodlife Parramatta
  • BodySports Granville
  • Little Kickers
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Your World Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Train Like Hell
  • Bikini Bods
  • Contours Boronia
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Step Into Life
  • BodyLine Health
  • Bodystyle World of Health & Fitness
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Studio Pilates
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Fitness Kick
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Curves - Erindale
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • DJ's Gym
  • Prestige Lifestyles
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Bondi Bum
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Contours Croydon
  • Re-Creation
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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