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.

536 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • Myo Fitness Training Studio
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Snap Fitness Brunswick
  • She Fitness
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • Contours Epping
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Not a Gym
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Dare2bfit
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Results Based Training
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Personal Training Direct
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • The Firm
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Positive Existence PT
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Valley Fitness
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness Drummoyne
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Adam Legg
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Contours Boronia
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Mishfit
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • G Train
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • The New Me
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glebe
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Contours Hastings
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Fun Fit
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Pump Fitness
  • Postive Edge
  • R4E Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • absonfitness
  • Snap Fitness
  • Project Warrior
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Steiner
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Mum's The Word Fitness
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Breath Connection
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • Air Yoga
  • Life PT
  • Multicap
  • Fitness Arena
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • Aquadome
  • PT Direct
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Ontic Sports
  • Powerpit Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Step Into Life Bendigo
  • Trainlikehell
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Positive Fit
  • Fitness 33
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Peak Personalised Training
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Chodat Fitness
  • Training day health club
  • Anytime Fitness Mascot
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Fernwood Cairnlea
  • Anytime Fitness - Civic
  • Roxby's Massage
  • Lean For Life
  • Steiner
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Anytime Fitness Rouse Hill
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Booty Camp
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Street Fit
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Your World Fitness
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Summit Health Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • WAIS
  • PT 4 Life
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Collective Fitness
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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