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Personal Trainer Courses

 

COURSE NAME: Personal Trainer

QUALIFICATION OUTCOME:  Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40210)

STUDY MODE: Online, on campus and blended

 

COURSE OVERVIEW

In the Institute's Personal Trainer course you'll learn how to tailor personal training programs for a range of clients, including older adults. Plus you’ll learn the importance of nutrition, and how to manage injuries and specific medical conditions.

The course will also teach you how to use a diverse range of personal training equipment, operate in different environments, and design training programs for one on one and group training, functional training.

In addition the program covers the fundamentals of marketing and operating a small fitness business successfully, but if you want the qualification employers look for, we recommend the Master Trainer program.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

WHY SHOULD I DO THE COURSE?

With life expectancy in Australia at a record high, not to mention the continued growth of serious medical conditions such as diabetes and obesity, there’s never been a bigger need for personal health and fitness services.

In fact, a recent study found that 30% more people signed up with a Personal Trainer in 2013, compared to 2012 (ezidebit).

YOUR COACHES

Our Coaches have many years’ experience across a diverse range of fitness areas, including personal training for a variety of clients including mums, dads and kids, all the way through to working with corporate clients and elite sportspeople. 

They are dedicated and passionate about the fitness industry, and as well as being industry qualified, many of them also present at national and international fitness conventions, and write for reputable fitness resources. 

COURSE INFORMATION

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To be eligible for this course, students must hold a Certificate III in Fitness or equivalent with supporting evidence, have a computer and internet access, be over 17 years old, and meet the Institute’s acceptance criteria.

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

The Institute’s Personal Trainer course includes over 15 delivery sessions, with knowledge checks and assessment challenges. Some information is delivered and assessed both on campus and online.

AREAS COVERED IN THE COURSE


UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40210)

COMPETENCY CODE

 

COMPETENCY TITLE

 

TRAINING PACKAGE 

Core (10 units of competency)
BSBSMB401A Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business Fitness
BSBSMB403A Market the small business Fitness
BSBSMB404A Undertake small business planning Fitness
SISFFIT415A Work collaboratively with medical and allied health professionals Fitness
SISFFIT416A Apply motivational psychology to provide guidance on exercise behaviour and change to meet health and fitness goals Fitness
SISFFIT417A Undertake long-term exercise programming Fitness
SISFFIT418A Undertake appraisals of functional movement Fitness
SISFFIT419A Apply exercise science principles to planning exercise Fitness
SISFFIT420A Plan and deliver exercise programs to support desired body composition outcomes Fitness
SISFFIT421A Plan and deliver personal training Fitness
Electives (5 units of competency)
SISFFIT314A Plan and deliver exercise to older clients with managed conditions Fitness
SISSSTC301A Instruct strength and conditioning techniques Fitness
SISSST402A Develop strength and conditioning programs Fitness
SISSSCO307 Provide nutrition information to athletes Fitness
SISSSPT306A Deal with medical conditions in a sport setting Fitness

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