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.

623 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Anytime Fitness Liverpool
  • Bailey Fitness Southern River
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • One55 Health & Fitness
  • Battle Camp Fitness
  • Apollo Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Snap Fitness
  • Fit Centre
  • Shapechanger
  • Central Park Fitness
  • Revolution Personal Training
  • Ontic Sports
  • Muscle and body shape Prahran
  • Postive Edge
  • Busy Bodies Health & Fitness
  • QPEC
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Function Force
  • Anytime Fitness Bayswater
  • The Primal Project
  • UWS Connect (5 Locations)
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sorell
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Moonah
  • BK Fitness
  • Preggie Bellies
  • Snap Fitness Frankston
  • Discount Health & Fitness - Victoria Park
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Positive Edge
  • Terrific Fitness
  • A'Hern Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Fernwood - Woden
  • Fit n Fast Belconnen
  • Sculpture Personal Training
  • Step Into Life South Yarra
  • The New Me
  • LIVe - Pilates, Physiotherapy, BoxFit
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • South Pacific Health Club Bourke St
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Make Me Do It Health & Fitness
  • Results Health and Fitness Studio
  • Lakeside Leisure Centre
  • Genesis Oakleigh
  • Anytime Fitness - Rothwell
  • Studio Life
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • Strength Republic
  • No Excuses Personal Training
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • Fitness First Kotara
  • EFM Health Clubs St. Kilda East
  • Nitro Gym
  • Anytime Fitness Epping
  • Peak Physique
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Titan Fitness
  • Vision Hawthorn
  • Cycle & Fitness Studio
  • Step Into Life Kew
  • Primal NRG
  • Master Sport & Life
  • Snaps fitness Camberwell
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Georgiou Human Performance
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Sandy Bay
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Anytime Fitness Bondi Junction
  • Strollerobics Victoria
  • Barton McGuckin
  • Snap Fitness Vermont South
  • Miss Temple Fitness
  • The Training Spot
  • Anytime Fitness Willetton
  • Genesis - Windsor
  • Corporate Box
  • EFM Health Clubs Ringwood
  • Contours Carnegie
  • Heart and Soul Health Club
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Anytime Fitness West Ryde
  • All Sorts Fitness & Wellbeing Centre Wyong
  • Club Metro
  • Transform Fitness
  • Fitness First South Yarra
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Re-Creation
  • absonfitness
  • Bee Active Personal Training
  • Contours Belconnen
  • Body Shape Female Fitness Centres (4 Locations)
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • Ripple Fitness
  • Fitness 4 All
  • Team Red Rocket
  • Ethel Street Muscle and Fitness Studio
  • Goodlife Health Clubs
  • Julia Russell Massage
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Oxigen Mind & Body Fitness
  • R and R Corporate Health
  • Fitness First Malvern Valley
  • Booty Camp
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Contours
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • BodyLine Health
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart CBD
  • Soul and Body Commitment
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • SNAP Milton
  • Positive Fit
  • Jetts Mornington
  • Kelly Sports
  • Stiles Personal Training
  • Curves - Erindale
  • Fitness Inside Out
  • Anytime Fitness - Gungahlin
  • Lavanda Elite
  • Genesis Casula
  • Lifestyle Fitness
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • F1rst Class Fitness
  • Unity Gym
  • Activ Fitness
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Dare2bfit
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Goodlife Fountain Gate
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Fit Kids
  • Multicap
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre
  • Fit'N'Fast
  • Move Fitness Liverpool (Ladies Only)
  • Snap Fitness Essendon
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Peak 24 Fitness & PT
  • YMCA Of The Top End
  • Contours Croydon
  • Fernwood Ballarat
  • SNAP- Lutwyche
  • Platinum Health & Pilates
  • Crossfit Fibre
  • Wild Women On Top
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Hobart City
  • mishfit
  • Active Red
  • BFitt
  • Bay City Strollers
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • Strollerobics
  • Anytime Fitness Merrylands
  • Revolution X
  • Snap Fitness Heidelberg
  • Harbourside Health and Fitness (2 Locations)
  • World Gym Bankstown
  • Exercise Club
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Fiit International
  • Fitness First
  • Rogue Combat Sports and Fitness
  • EFM Health Clubs
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Inspire Health and Fitness Services
  • Treat 360 Massage
  • Coastal Bodies
  • Definition Blacktown Workers
  • EFM Health Clubs Ferntree Gully
  • Sporting Spirit
  • Evolve Health - Training For Life
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • PT Coaching and Mentoring
  • Cardio Tech
  • Cohesion Strength and Conditioning
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Peak Fitness Challenge
  • Euphoria Bootcamp
  • Bootcamps Australia
  • Riley's Gym
  • HELPERS Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Burnie
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Steiner
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Sky Personal Training
  • Copper Coast Sport and Leisure
  • Anytime Fitness Port Melbourne
  • GetMyBodyBack Health and Fitness Studio
  • Krunchies Health & 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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