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.

540 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Breath Connection
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Fit n Fast
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • KBAR Fitness
  • Quany's Gym
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Total Worx
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Samsara Women's Health Club
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Masterpiece Personal Training
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Primal NRG
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Anytime Fitness Auburn
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • PT Direct
  • Nitro Gym
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Mind Body Space
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Moonee Ponds
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • Western Force
  • Vision Prahran
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Mt Eliza family fitness
  • YMCA Australia
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Ontic Sports
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Onyx Fit
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Myo Fitness Training Studio
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • StarPlex
  • Valley Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Re-Creation
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Beach Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Anytime Fitness - Civic
  • Anytime Fitness Warrnambool
  • Visions
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Skulpt
  • Peak Personalised Training
  • Anytime Fitness Campbelltown
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • mishfit
  • G Train
  • Bikini Bods
  • Indooroopilly Workout
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Contours Hastings
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Active Red
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Fit Gym Berwick
  • FoxFit Fitness
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Goodlife
  • Pump Fitness
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Gymtonic
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • Change Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Jetts Docklands
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • In Balance Fitness
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • DMD's MMA
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Bootycamp
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Bayswater
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • No Regrets Personal Training
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Universal Health Network
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Fit Kids
  • Go Health Clubs
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Spartans Gym Kilsyth
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • BPStudio
  • Results Based Training
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Imperium
  • Fun & Fitness
  • World Gym Penrith
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • WAIS
  • Fit Centre
  • Peak Physique
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • Rapid PT (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • South Side Fitness
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Life's A Gym
  • Atlas Performance
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Fitness in the City
  • Revolution Personal Training
  • Booty Camp
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • R4E Fitness
  • World Gym Sunshine
  • Align Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Barton McGuckin
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Universal Health Network
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • U-Body Transformations
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Equilibrium Health & Fitness
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Entire Fitness Personal Training
  • Re-Creation Glen Iris
  • Positive Fit
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
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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