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 in 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.

525 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Genesis Lonsdale St
  • Anytime Fitness Circular Quay
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • The Dynamic Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Vision Personal Training
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • Contours Hastings
  • Down N Dirty
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Jetts
  • Street Fit
  • Horder Fitness
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Genesis St Kilda Rd
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Peak Performance
  • Transform Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Fit n Fast
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Fast Twitch
  • G Train
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Flaunt It
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Listen To Your Body Strathmore
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Multicap
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Booty Camp Australia
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Steiner
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Difference Personal Training Studio
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • East Side Crew
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Contours Mount Waverley
  • The Training Spot
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Fitness 33
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Pinjarra
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Step Into Life Box Hill
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Anytime Fitness Mascot
  • Can Too
  • Steiner
  • Health Club 101
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Edge Fitness
  • The Gym Factory
  • Collective Fitness
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Active Red
  • The Primal Project
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Pump Fitness
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Cycling WA
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Metobolic Personal training
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Bikini Bods
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Genesis
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Urban Workout
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • John Mcviety Centre
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Run With Me Altona
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Vision Prahran
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Cardio Tech
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • Anytime Fitness Success
  • Contours Boronia
  • Contours Langwarrin
  • Total Worx
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • BFitt
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Project Warrior
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • PT Direct
  • Fitafex
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • Postive Edge
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Smithfit
  • Odin Sports
  • Stadium Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Snap Fitness
  • Preggi Bellies
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Bodiez 24/7
  • Total Health Management
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Evo Health Club
  • R4E Fitness
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Alexandria
  • Ripple Fitness
  • 4D Fitness Studio
  • Fit Talent Management
  • Personally Trained
  • StarPlex
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Contours
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Your World Fitness
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • North Shore Gym (2 Locactions)
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
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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