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.

607 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Eddine Academy
  • Fernwood Liverpool & Wetherill Park
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Life's A Gym
  • Strength Republic
  • Run With Life
  • SNAP- Thuringowa
  • Little Kickers
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • absonfitness
  • Elite Fitness PT
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • MBS Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • G Train
  • Body Transformers
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • By Design: Mind & Body Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Positive Existence Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness - Strathpine
  • Jetts- Kirwin
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Aquadome
  • VFIT Holistic
  • The Boxing Room
  • Health Club 101
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Fitness First- Mermaid Waters
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • SNAP- Spring Hill
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Anytime Fitness Brookvale
  • Studio 99
  • Revolution X
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • P2P Fit Stop
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • Pumpt
  • CrossFit Tone
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Samsara Women's Health Club
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Glen Waverly
  • Street Smart boot camps
  • Jetts Hallam
  • Step into Life
  • Be Inspired - Operate within multiple Anytime Fitness clubs
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Plus Fitness Macquarie Park
  • EFM Health Club Clayton
  • Southern Workout Store
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Goodlife- Holland Park
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Step Into Life Queensland
  • Apollo Gym
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • Fernwood Adelaide City
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Indooroopilly Workout
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Fiit Chick Transformations Essendon
  • Anytime Fitness Hyde Park
  • Bootycamp
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • Anytime Fitness Diamond Creek
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Star Fitness
  • GYM 4
  • Multicap
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Kaya Health Clubs
  • Field Goals Personal Training
  • SNAP- Meadowbrook
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Preggi Bellies
  • SNAP Milton
  • Step Into Life
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • BodySports Granville
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Corporate Box
  • Anytime Fitness Circular Quay
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Bondi Bum
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • CrossFit Proficient
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Fit Girl Club
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Great Lakes Aquatic Centre
  • DMD's MMA
  • Fast Twitch
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Exercise Club
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Odin Sports
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • New Life Fitness Centre
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Snap Fitness Dandenong
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Anytime Fitness Manly
  • Goodlife- Fortitutde Valley
  • 9Round
  • Stepz
  • I Feel Good 24/7 - Alex Hills
  • BK Fitness
  • Genesis Berwick
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • HWPO Fitness
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Run With Me Sunshine
  • Jetts
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • Cardio Tech
  • Kelly Sports
  • Sky Personal Training
  • ESS Performance
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Revolution Fitness
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Nikki Snow Fitness
  • Total Worx
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • East Side Crew
  • Anytime Fitness Willetton
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Corporate Bodies
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Universal Health Network
  • Complete Body Dynamics
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Battery Point
  • Contours
  • Iron Underground
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Total Health Management
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Narrabundah
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Step Into Life
  • Orange Theory Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Pulse Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Goodlife- Carseldine
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
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.