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.

505 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Kew Recreation Centre
  • Gymtonic
  • Pumpt
  • Anytime Fitness- Toombul
  • Plus fitness Carlton
  • East Side Crew
  • Personally Trained
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Adam Legg
  • Embodied Corporate Solutions
  • Step Into Life Balwyn North
  • Liv Fit Boxing Academy
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • Peak Physique
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Kingston
  • Fernwood Mornington
  • The Club Fitness
  • Incentive Personal Training
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • G Train
  • Genesis Byford
  • Fighting Fit For Life
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Focus Fitness Yarraville
  • Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Go Health Clubs
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Genesis
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Fitafex
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Anytime Fitness Mosman
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Bodylicious Fitness
  • Peak Performance
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Breaking Point Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Richardson Lifestyle Training
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Vision Prahran
  • Melville City Football Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • The Boat House Gym Health & Fitness Club
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • BK Fitness
  • Positive Edge
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Focus Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • My Fitness Club
  • Jetts Albury
  • Bondi Bum
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • absonfitness
  • Curves - Erindale
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Universal Health Network
  • Onelife
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • R & R Fitness
  • Summit Health Club
  • Align Fitness
  • Chodat Fitness
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Fitness Arena
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Refine fitness
  • Enrg Fitness
  • Aquadome
  • Gallagher's Personal Training Studio
  • Fitness First Bayside
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Universal Health Network
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • Sports Science Education Institute
  • Anytime Fitness
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • BodySports Granville
  • Fernwood Chirnside Park
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Chatswood
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Studio 99
  • Jetts Fitness Mt Hutton
  • Preggi Bellies
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Ashfield
  • Fitstyler
  • Jetts fitness Broadmeadows
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • EFM Health Clubs Frankston
  • Transcend Health & Fitness
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • 24 Fit
  • Anytime Fitness Glebe
  • Nitro Gym
  • World Gym - Southside
  • Fitness First
  • SNAP Indooroopilly
  • Corporate Box
  • Revive 123
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • Jetts
  • Jetts
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Anytime Fitness Werribee
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • Bikini Bods
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Body Prep Rockingham
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Fit4Life
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Mishfit
  • Revolution X
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy Central
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • On the Ball Health and Fitness
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • PURE Health Clubs
  • Kouta Fit Club
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • Anytime Fitness Hyde Park
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Snap Fitness
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Steiner
  • Stay Strong Personal Training
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Southside Boxing & Personal Training
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • The Health Hub Mt Eliza
  • Fit n Fast
  • Anytime Fitness Richmond
  • Five Dock Leisure Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Howrah
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Transform Fitness
  • PT 4 Life
  • Anytime Fitness Pakenham
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Fernwood Blacktown
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Launceston City
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Fiit International
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Cross Training Systems
  • Undefeated Boxing Fitness
  • Odin Sports
  • MaceFitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • G Fitness Rhodes
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • D-Club247 Fitness
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
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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