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.

518 JOBS AVAILABLE NOW Fitness Careers
  • Inner City Fitness
  • VFIT Holistic
  • Snap Fitness - Conder
  • Fitness First Richmond
  • Plus Fitness 24/7 Cranbourne
  • Adelaide Crows
  • Anytime Fitness Box Hill North
  • Karratha Leisureplex
  • World Gym Penrith
  • Jetts Camberwell Junction
  • Anytime Fitness Essendon
  • Optima Health and Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness Epping
  • Anytime Fitness Hawthorn
  • Fitness First QV Platinum
  • The Dynamic Fitness Centre
  • Anytime Fitness Success
  • Anytime Fitness Chelsea
  • Genesis Wantirna
  • Inbody Health and Fitness
  • Inspiring Fitness Enterprises
  • Snap - Cleveland
  • Academy of Lifestyle Excellence
  • Meagan Cox Personal Training
  • Jetts Fitness St Kilda
  • Snap Fitness Endeavour Hills
  • Pure power Fitness
  • Little Kickers
  • Anytime Fitness - Woden
  • Massage 2 Motivate
  • Clayton aquatic and Leisure centre
  • Atlas Performance
  • Jetts Tarneit
  • Move Fitness Bass Hill
  • Genesis Byford
  • Boot Camps Australia
  • Contours Vermont South
  • Parc Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Ulverstone
  • Courage Health & Fitness
  • Recreation Hampton
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Bay City Strollers
  • The Primal Project
  • Anytime Fitness Collingwood
  • Booty Camp
  • QPEC
  • Personal Training Direct
  • ESS Performance
  • Fit Gym Mt Evelyn
  • Ninthwave Fitness
  • WA Boot Camps for Women
  • Fitness First (Multiple Locations)
  • Fit Kids
  • Plus fitness 24/7
  • Vision Prahran
  • Pure Results Personal Training
  • Personal Challenge Fitness
  • Snap Fitness Perth CBD
  • TrainLikeHell
  • Future Physique Health & Fitness
  • Alive! Health & Fitness - Queanbeyan
  • Total Health Management
  • Anytime Fitness Prahran
  • WA Boot Camp
  • Studio Pilates
  • Australian Institute of Football
  • Noarlunga Leisure Centre
  • I Feel Good 24/7
  • Anytime Fitness Ballarat
  • Anytime Fitness Frankston
  • Anytime Fitness - Jerrabomberra
  • Anytime Fitness Dubbo
  • Preggi Bellies
  • Anytime Fitness Moorabbin
  • Your World Fitness
  • Youtopia Personal Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Exercise Club
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Lindisfarne
  • Fitness Power Train
  • Jetts Brandon Park
  • Urban Workout
  • Sage Institute of Massage
  • Epic Lifestyle
  • Anytime Fitness Keilor East
  • Rapid Resultz Personal Training
  • Snaps Fitness Echuca
  • Strong & Lean Australia
  • Mick Coorey Health and Fitness
  • Genesis Dandenong
  • Fernwood Fitness Melton
  • Contours Ringwood North
  • Genesis Health Clubs (4 Locations)
  • Anytime Fitness Mudgee
  • Fernwood - Gungahlin
  • Life's A Gym
  • Studio 99
  • Recreation Burwood
  • Blackwood Fitness
  • Jetts Fitness 24/7 (Seven Hills)
  • Positive Existence PT
  • Niddrie Health Club
  • Be Inspired (within multiple Anytime Fitness locations)
  • Street Fit
  • Contours Doncaster
  • Fit Centre
  • Lifestyle Fitness Wheelers Hill
  • BeFit Sales & Hire
  • TLC Health & Fitness
  • Adapt Health & Fitness
  • Contours Aspendale Gardens
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 St Helens
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Glenorchy
  • Fernwood Mitcham
  • Fernwood - Belconnen
  • Derrimut Gym Geelong
  • Camperdown Fitness
  • Lean For Life
  • Anytime Fitness Punchbowl
  • Contours
  • Anytime Fitness Penant Hills
  • Genesis
  • Fitstyler
  • Steiner
  • Snap Fitness Epping
  • Plus Fitness Sydney CBD
  • G Train
  • SNAP Victoria Point
  • The Colosseum Gym
  • Tonic Squash & Gym
  • Positive Fit
  • Fitness First St Kilda
  • Urban Bootcamp
  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Dragon Health & Fitness
  • Energy Fitness Centre
  • Run With Me Cairnlea
  • Collective Fitness
  • Positive Edge
  • Exclusively You
  • Universal Health Network
  • Evolution to Wellbeing (Multiple Locations)
  • Conan Fitness
  • Plus Fitness South Lakes
  • Step Into Life Elwood
  • Barossa Recreation Centre
  • Pro-Fit Corporate Health
  • Massage Club
  • Natural Order Pt
  • Team Red Rocket
  • Living Proof Personal Training
  • Balance Fitness & Lifestyle Coaching for Women
  • Jetts Fitness Templestowe
  • Newborn Fitness
  • Zap Fitness 24/7 Flemington
  • Anytime fitness Lynbrook
  • Chapel Fitness
  • Fernwood - Tuggeranong
  • Next Generation Kings Park
  • Anytime Fitness Croydon
  • Imperium
  • Leschenault Leisure Centre
  • Gold's Gym Parramatta
  • Goodlife Karingal
  • Pluss Fitness
  • PT2U
  • Vision Personal Training (Multiple Locations)
  • Extreme Mixed Martial Arts
  • mishfit
  • Snap Fitness Joondalup
  • Anytime Fitness North Parramatta
  • Coolibah Fitness Centre
  • Evolution to Wellbeing
  • Revolution Health Clubs
  • Ready Steady Go Kids
  • Western Force
  • Pump Fitness
  • Kelly Sports
  • StarPlex
  • Re-Creation Glen Iris
  • Genesis Caulfield
  • St Kilda PCYC
  • Snap Fitness Bedford
  • Bondi Bum
  • Riley's Gym
  • Contours Ringwood East
  • The Academy of Mixed Martial Arts
  • C-Life Health Club (Canterbury Leagues)
  • Step into Life
  • The Firm
  • Change Fitness
  • Metro Body
  • Impact Personal Training
  • Snap Fitness Croydon
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Ultimate You Fitness
  • Lime Health & Fitness
  • Not a Gym
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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