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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  • 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

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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.

541 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Universal Health Network
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Parc Fitness
  • Plus Fitness Centres (6 Locations)
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Exclusively You
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • BodySports Granville
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Positive Existence Personal Training
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • The Training Spot
  • Mishfit
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • GKR Karate
  • No Limits Fit Camp
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Suburban Bootcamps
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Street Fit
  • Apollo Gym
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Bridgewater
  • NuYu Health & Fitness
  • Conan Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Goodlife Parramatta
  • Snap Fitness
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Fiit International
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Genesis
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Goodlife
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Cycling WA
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Multicap
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Booty Camp
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Redeemer
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Skulpt
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Step Into Life Bendigo
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • In Balance Fitness
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Stepz
  • Rapid Resultz Personal Training
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Ontic Sports
  • 24 Fit
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Recreation Brighton East
  • City Fitness and Martial Arts
  • Snap Fitness Success
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Steiner
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Pilates Fitness Institute of WA - Myaree
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Active Red
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Trainlikehell
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Genesis Casula
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Fit Kids
  • Valley Fitness
  • Human Fusion
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Stepz Cannon Hill
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • Onyx Fit
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • Transform Fitness
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Summit Health Club
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Step Into Life
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Jetts
  • DJ's Gym
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • Fitness in the City
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Collective Fitness
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Ryze Personal Training
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • Mt Lawley Wellness on Beaufort
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Body2Soul Fitness
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Hampton East
  • Anytime Fitness Campbelltown
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Revolution X
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
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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