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 at 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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  • Exercise Therapist

    Diploma of Fitness (SIS50213)

    The Diploma of Fitness opens up additional opportunities for Personal Trainers to deliver exercise programs to clients with a range of medical conditions and work alongside Allied Health Professionals.

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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.

546 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Anytime Fitness Drummoyne
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • No. 1 Bootcamp
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Training day health club
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Human Fusion
  • Jem Health
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Total Worx
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Body Matrix
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • Transform Fitness
  • Beach Fitness
  • DJ's Gym
  • Contours Boronia
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Rush Hour Australia
  • Phoenix Gym
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • My Fitness Club
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Urban Workout
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • G Train
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Kelly Sports
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Fitness Bay
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Your World Fitness
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Fast Twitch
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • Lean For Life
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • BFitt
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Quany's Gym
  • Masterpiece Personal Training
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Pump Fitness
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Healthy Inspirations
  • Contours Epping
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • She Fitness
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Crossfit U
  • Pumpt
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Fitness Kick
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • ESS Performance
  • Titan Fitness
  • Bondi Bum
  • Contours
  • Strength Republic
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Personal Training Direct
  • MaceFitness
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Personally Trained
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Fit Kids
  • Pioneer Training
  • In Balance Fitness
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Fitafex
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Mind Body Space
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Epic Win PT
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Horder Fitness
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Barx Active
  • Flaunt It
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Genesis Byford
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Universal Health Network
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Bootycamp
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Goodlife Fitzroy
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Active Red
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Positive Edge
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • RapidPT
  • Unity Gym
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Curves - Erindale
Career Partners
Rob Hale

"From my experience, Australian Institute of Fitness graduates are always progressive and open to staying ahead of the industry."

Rob Hale

Head of Fitness at Fitness First

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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