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.

    More Details
  • 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.

    More Details
  • 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.

    More Details

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.

551 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Life PT
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Riley's Gym
  • Suburban Bootcamps
  • Results Based Training
  • Bootycamp
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Onelife
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Anytime Fitness - CBD
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Anytime Fitness Melton
  • Jetts Fitness Mt Hutton
  • Anytime Fitness Hyde Park
  • Health Mates Fitness Centre
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Fast Twitch
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Peak Personalised Training
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Fitness First Brighton
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Anytime Fitness Alexandria
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Fitness 4 All
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • Fernwood Shepparton
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Fernwood Adelaide City
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • TrainLikeHell
  • R4E Fitness
  • Step Into Life St. Kilda
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Genesis
  • Fernwood - Canberra City
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Contours Caulfield South
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Vision Prahran
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Little Kickers
  • Genesis Bentley
  • Entire Fitness Personal Training
  • Bootycamp
  • Pinnacle Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Snap Fitness - Kambah
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Star Fitness
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • She Fitness
  • Goodlife Chelsea Heights
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Conan Fitness
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Genesis Berwick
  • Breath Connection
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Lean For Life
  • Fit Gym Berwick
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Imperium
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Studio 99
  • QPEC
  • Function Force
  • Anytime Fitness Mitcham
  • South Side Fitness
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Fitness in the City
  • Exercise Club
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Adam Legg
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Sky Personal Training
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • Transform Fitness
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • Whole Body Fitness
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • CrossFit Ignite
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Advance Fitness Club
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Beach Fitness
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Fitness Kick
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Anytime Fitness Neutral Bay
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Total Worx
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Diamond Medi Spa
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Shapechanger
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Revolution Personal Training
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Fitness Avenue
  • Massage Club
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Flaunt It
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • Unity Gym
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Body Beyond Baby
  • Toolz4Life
  • Secret Harbour Fitness
  • Onyx Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Rosebud
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Anytime Fitness Bankstown
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Adrenalin Gym
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.


The Richmond campus is on Facebook. Join in the conversation, read the latest campus news, and see the journey of our current students.