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.

540 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Results Based Training
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Astute Fitness
  • Urban Workout
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Parc Fitness
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Contours Boronia
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Live Well Health & Fitness Studio
  • Raw Image Fitness
  • PT2U
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Contours Hastings
  • Trainlikehell
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kings Meadows
  • Fit Women
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • Visions
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Windsor
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Postive Edge
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Bikini Bods
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Corporate Box
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Pumpt
  • Connections Health Club
  • Fun Fit
  • Run With Me Altona
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • WAIS
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • R & R Fitness
  • Contours Dingley
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Riley's Gym
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Libby's Fitness for Life
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Fitness Mentors
  • BodyLine Health
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Fitness Bay
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Activ Fitness
  • The Urban Fitness Club
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • Barx Active
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Fitness Arena
  • Bodyrite & Beauty
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Bundoora Netball & sports centre
  • Flaunt It
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Toolz4Life
  • Active Red
  • GKR Karate
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Universal Health Network
  • South Pacific Health Club Malvern
  • Jetts Hallam
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Step into Life
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Exercise Club
  • Snap Fitness
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Jetts Fitness Mt Hutton
  • KBAR Fitness
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Healthy Inspirations Joondalup and Balcatta
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Active Boxing
  • Genesis Casula
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Newstead
  • Valley Fitness
  • Fitness Done Different
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Skulpt
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Step into Life - Gungahlin
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Drummoyne
  • World Gym Penrith
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Ora Health & Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Snap Fitness
  • Star Fitness
  • 24Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • Western Force
  • Step Into Life St. Kilda
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Fit Centre
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Fitness First
  • Titan Fitness
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Curves - Erindale
  • Anytime Fitness Mitcham
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • PT 4 Life
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Project Warrior
  • Krunchies Health & Fitness
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Onyx Fit
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Run With Life
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
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.

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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