Campus Information

Study with us at our conveniently located Richmond campus.

PH: 03 9428 6666

405 Church Street

Richmond Hill, VIC 3121

The conveniently located Richmond campus is an easy commute, approximately 3km east of the Melbourne CBD. It is bordered by Swan St and Bridge Rd, has street parking, a tram stop at the door and is a short stroll from the railway station.

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 Richmond?

Below are the available courses you can study at the Institute's Richmond 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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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.

586 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glebe
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • StarPlex
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • YMCA Australia
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Lifestyle Fitness Australia (3 Clubs)
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Genesis Berwick
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Fit Women
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Gymtonic
  • Valley Fitness
  • She Fitness
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Jetts
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Imperium
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Snaps Fitness Berwick
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Lincoln Stewart Fitness
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Steiner
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Fitness in the City
  • HELPERS Fitness
  • PT 4 Life
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • No Excuses Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Fiit International
  • ESS Performance
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Spartans Gym Kilsyth
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Active Boxing
  • Barton McGuckin
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Regenerate Fitness & Rehabilitation
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Summit Health Club
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Contours Epping
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Genesis Ringwood
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Club O2 Health and Fitness
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Hyde Park
  • RapidPT
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • United PT
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Entire Fitness Personal Training
  • Peak Performance
  • Suburban Bootcamps
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Visions
  • Personally Trained
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Evo Health Club
  • Nitro Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Western Force
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Apollo Gym
  • Jetts
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Step into Life
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Cardio Tech
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Little Kickers
  • Pioneer Training
  • Studio Life
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Mishfit
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • DMD's MMA
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Vision Prahran
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Fitness Kick
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • Horder Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Transform Fitness
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Cross Fit Manly Vale
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • GKR Karate
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Multicap
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Your World Fitness
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Skulpt
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Star Fitness
  • 24 Fit
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Rejuvenators Health
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Revolution X
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • World Gym - Southside
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Pushing Performance
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Epic Win PT
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Contours
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Myo Fitness Training Studio
  • Contours Belconnen
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Fit to Succeed
Career Partners
Larry Cohen

"The course content at the Australian Institute of Fitness is of a high quality, so they’re producing good quality graduates."

Larry Cohen

Owner of Step Into Life

Ready for the challenge?

Take the first step towards your fitness career today.

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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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