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.

563 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Fast Twitch
  • Anytime Fitness Berwick
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • Genesis Fitness (Multiple locations)
  • Jetts Docklands
  • Anytime Fitness Altona
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Fitness First Wynnum
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Devonport
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Anytime Fitness
  • FoxFit Fitness
  • Riley's Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Freeway Fitness
  • 40 Plus Life Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Lane Cove
  • DJ's Gym
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • Chocolate Box Training
  • Stadium Fitness Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Fit Women
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • The Toorak Health Club
  • Lacey's Boxing
  • Anytime Fitness Hobart
  • Anytime Fitness Hampton
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Not a Gym
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Gym Time (2 Locations)
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Metro Body
  • Plus Fitness Centres (6 Locations)
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • White Collar Boxing
  • Healthy Inspirations Bunbury
  • Envie Fitness Berwick
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Performance Strength Institute
  • Valley Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Anytime Fitness Glenroy
  • Mishfit
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Roxby's Massage
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Southern Cross Health Club
  • Fitness First Victoria Gardens
  • Uplifting Wellness
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Subiaco
  • Livit
  • Anytime Fitness - Bunbury
  • Berry Fitness Centre
  • Fuzion Fitness Horsham
  • Regenesis Fitness
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Adrenaline Fitness for Life
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Bailey Fitness Morley
  • Full Fitness Personal Training
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Selby Health and Fitness
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Snap Fitness Success
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Goodlife Parramatta
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • Mind Body Space
  • Fleurieu Fitness and Health
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Heart and Soul Health Club Yoga Plus
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Re-Creation
  • Step it Up Personal Training
  • Massage Club
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • She Fitness
  • Get Fit For Life - East Perth
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • East Side Crew
  • Anytime Fitness Thomastown
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Ethel Street Muscle and Fitness Studio
  • Anytime Fitness Macquarie Park
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Succeed Personal Development
  • Fitness First Doncaster Platinum
  • Runyaway Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Mount Clear
  • Get Fit For Life Dianella
  • Fit to Succeed
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Field Goals Personal Training
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Exclusively You
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Gecko Kids Fitness Caulfield
  • EFM Health Clubs Dandenong
  • Fitness Mentors
  • Fitstyler
  • Beach Fitness
  • Health Club 101
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Core Principles Ivanhoe
  • Genesis
  • Anytime Fitness Mascot
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • MaceFitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Howrah
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Fiit International
  • Empower Me Personal Training
  • Bodyworks Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • Quany's Gym
  • Genesis Casula
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Melville
  • Team Red Rocket
  • Mingara One Fitness Aquatics Wellness
  • Fit Gym Berwick
  • Equilibrium Health & Fitness
  • Pump Fitness
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Bootycamp
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Healthy Glow Personal Training
  • Step Into Life
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • The Train Station Training Centre
  • Kelly Sports
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Contours
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • 247 FIT
  • Ray Hope-Australian Champion, Speaker & Coach
  • Curves - Erindale
  • RapidPT
  • Fitness 33
  • Balmain Health Club
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Step into Life
  • Step Into Life Camberwell
  • Ryze Personal Training
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Phoenix Physique
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • The Club Fitness
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • The Gym Factory
  • Curves - Queanbeyan
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Astute Fitness
  • David Lawrence PT
  • Street Fit
  • Cardio Tech
  • Rising Up Fitness
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • 4 U Body Fitness
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • Jetts Albury
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Proactive Lifestyle & Fitness
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Trainlikehell
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Fit4Life
  • Vigor Personal Training Studio
  • Chodat Fitness
  • ANU Fitness Centre
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • YMCA Of The Top End
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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