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.

546 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Real FITT Strength and Conditioning
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Fitness First Chadstone Platinum
  • Studio Pilates
  • Crossfit Axed
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • South Pacific Health Club Port Melbourne
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Vic for Life Health Club: Aqualife and Leisurelife
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Muscle and Body Shape
  • Anytime Fitness Doncaster
  • Atlas Performance
  • Not a Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Step into Life
  • No Limits Heatlth Club
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Freeway Fitness
  • Fit Women
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Contours Epping
  • Genesis Casula
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • R4E Fitness
  • Body To Burn Personal Fitness
  • Pat Rae PT
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Valley Fitness
  • Pushing Performance
  • Steiner
  • Gymtonic
  • RE: Gain Strength and Rehab
  • U-Body Transformations
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • KFM Fitness Studio
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Masterpiece Personal Training
  • Jetts 24hr Fitness
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Renouf Personal Training South Perth
  • Studio Life
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Halls Head
  • Club Metro
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Total Worx
  • Anytime Fitness Burwood
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • Fit Centre
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Barx Active
  • Fitness in the City
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • BFitt
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • Raw Image Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Mirrabooka
  • East Side Crew
  • Stadium Fitness Centre
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Peak Physique PT & Massage Therapies
  • Transform Me Fitness and Personal Training
  • No. 1 Bootcamp
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Breath Connection
  • FitMotion
  • The Firm
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Step into Life - Queanbeyan
  • Stepz
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Tone Personal Training
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Spartans Gym Kilsyth
  • Positive Fit
  • World Gym Penrith
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Fitness First - Canberra City
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • ESS Performance
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • ReKreate Fitness and Lifestyle
  • Terrific Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • absonfitness
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Ministry of Wellbeing
  • Fitness First Knox City
  • Snap Fitness Werribee
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Jetts Ringwood
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Off Ya Glutes
  • Snap Fitness Armadale
  • Re- Creation Health Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • The Lion's Share Personal Training & Development
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Snap Fitness
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Studio 99
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • Vision Prahran
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Anytime Fitness Illawong
  • BK Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Anytime Fitness - Beldon
  • Southside Muay Thai and Fitness
  • Change Fitness
  • Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club
  • Urban Workout
  • Contours Hastings
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Cross City Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Shapechanger
  • Fiit International
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Darling Range Sports College
  • Fit n Fast
  • Anytime Fitness Melton
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • MaceFitness
  • Contours Boronia
  • Western Force
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Prospect
  • Healthy Life Fitness Centres
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • Peak Performance
  • Trainlikehell
  • The Dynamic Fitness Centre
  • mishfit
  • Best Practice
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Baulkham Hills
  • Cycling WA
  • Complete Fitness Centre Malaga
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Anytime Fitness Five Dock
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Strive Hollistic Personal Training
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Mordy Personal training
  • Margaret River Recreation Centre
  • Visions
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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