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.

523 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Equilibrium Health & Fitness
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Peak Physique
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Deesire Health & Fitness
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • BFitt
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Steiner
  • Smithfit
  • Andy Steven Conditioning
  • Gymtonic
  • Connections Health Club
  • Studio Pilates
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Evo Health Club
  • Fitafex
  • PT Direct
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • The Transform Method
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Contours Croydon
  • Can Too
  • Training day health club
  • Fast Twitch
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • YMCA Australia
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Strollerobics
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Lean For Life
  • No Excuses Personal Training
  • Trainlikehell
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Atlas Performance
  • Jetts Fitness Mt Hutton
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Peak Personalised Training
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Step into Life
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Miss Temple Fitness
  • Re-Creation Glen Iris
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • BodyLine Health
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Fernwood Cairnlea
  • absonfitness
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Metro Body
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Step Into Life
  • Anytime Fitness Glebe
  • Horder Fitness
  • Time 4 Fitness
  • Power Fitness
  • Contours Epping
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • Fitstyler
  • World Gym Penrith
  • World Gym - Southside
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • She Fitness
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • G Train
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Life PT
  • QPEC
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Fit Women
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • East Side Crew
  • Mishfit
  • Pumpt
  • Evo Fit
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Postive Edge
  • Refine fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Proactive Lifestyle & Fitness
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Satori Women's Health Club
  • MBS Gym
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Not a Gym
  • Anytime Fitness McMahons Point
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Titan Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Exercise Club
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Pioneer Training
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • Snap Fitness
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Onyx Fit
  • Universal Health Network
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Exclusively You
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Universal Health Network
  • Skulpt
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • The Firm
  • Steiner
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness North Parramatta
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Fit Centre
  • Fit4
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • BPStudio
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Boost Fitness
  • Focuss on 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.