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.

453 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Golds Gym Gungahlin
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • Fit Kids
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Anytime Fitness Balwyn
  • Active Leisure Centre
  • Jetts Fitness Rowville
  • South Pacific Health Club Williamstown
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Refine fitness
  • KX Pilates Port Melbourne
  • Jetts Fitness Bundoora
  • Take A Seat Massage
  • Jetts Ballarat
  • EFM Health Clubs Bentleigh East
  • Applied Body Therapeutics
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Phoenix Gym
  • Focuss on Fitness
  • South Fremantle Football Club
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Contours Beaumaris
  • Genesis Kelmscott
  • Smithfit
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Genesis Blacktown
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Toolz4Life
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • New Level Personal Training Ballarat
  • Positive Existence Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Thrive Personal Training
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Blackburn
  • Fit n Fast
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Resolution Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Rosny
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Exercise Club
  • Jetts Fitness - Bunbury
  • Energize Health Club (2 locations)
  • Fit N Fast Forest Hill
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 New Norfolk
  • Not a Gym
  • Genesis Doncaster
  • Anytime Fitness Launceston
  • Trainlikehell
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Carlton
  • Fitness First - Deakin
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Clayton
  • Rapid PT (Multiple locations)
  • Contours Mount Waverley
  • Motivate You Fitness & Personal Training
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Mingara One Fitness Studio
  • F45 Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Snap Fitness Preston
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Stepz
  • Genesis Mentone
  • Vivid Fitness
  • Step into Life
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Anytime Fitness Sydney City
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • Health Guru Boot Camp
  • Healthy Buzz Boxing & Fitness
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • Goodlife Fitzroy
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Apollo Gym
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Skulpt
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Elsternwick
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Re-Creation
  • Anytime Fitness Gladesville
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Fit n Fast (multiple locations)
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Snap Fitness Waurn Ponds
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Shapechanger
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • Project Warrior
  • Effective Health Solutions
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • Bottoms Up! Fitness
  • Instyle Fitness
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Primal NRG
  • No. 1 Personal Training
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • Fit Centre
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Claremont
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Bodystyle World of Health & Fitness
  • Fitness First Melbourne Central
  • Corporate Box
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • PT Direct
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Personal Training Direct
  • Inner Focus Health and Fitness
  • Genesis Box Hill South
  • Align Fitness
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • 24Fit Shepparton
  • Function Force
  • Run With Life
  • Ora Health & Fitness South Morang
  • Live Fitness Northbridge
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Noth Hobart
  • Fernwood Cairnlea
  • Anytime Fitness - Mandurah
  • Atlas Performance
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Fernwood Bendigo
  • Fitness First Collins Street
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • Anytime Fitness (10 clubs across Newcastle/Hunter)
  • Unity Gym
  • Fitness First Tuggerah
  • East Side Crew
  • Snap Fitness Airport West
  • Vision Personal Training
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Suburban Bootcamps
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • Vamp Fit
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Brighton Fitness Centre
  • United PT
  • Manly Beach Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Rouse Hill
  • World Gym Penrith
  • Positive Fit
  • Fitness Xplosion
  • Anytime Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • QPEC
  • Boot Camps Australia- Morningside
  • B Fit & Nutritious
  • Goodlife Hoppers Crossing
  • Real World Strength & Conditioning (Crossfit)
  • Snap Fitness Endeavour Hills
  • Fit n Fast Charlestown
  • Summit Health Club
  • Jetts Fitness Cardiff
  • Booty Camp Australia
  • Re-Creation Glen Iris
  • Anytime Fitness - Weston
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • Crossfit U
  • Medibank Ice House
  • Enterprise Fitness
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • Fernwood Petrie
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • No Excuses Personal Training
  • Anytime Fitness North Sydney
  • Advanced Martial Art
  • Kangaroo Point Health and Fitness
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • South Pacific Health Club Nunawading
  • Anytime Fitness Campbelltown
  • 24/7 Power Fitness
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • Kelly Sports
  • Fitness First Glen Waverley
  • Inner City Fitness
  • Fitness First Bourke Street
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Pluss Fitness
  • Active Boxing
  • Punchy's Personal Training and Group Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs Hawthorn East
  • Life PT
  • Anytime Fitness Dee Why
  • C2K Fitness & Aquatic Centre
  • Euphoria Boot Camp
  • Lean For Life
  • Anytime Fitness Heidelberg
  • Contours Dingley
  • Your World Fitness
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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