Address

Inside Fitness First
20 Bond Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Opening hours

8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Monday – Friday
Closed Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays

COURSES OFFERED AT SYDNEY CBD

Our Sydney CBD campus provides courses across Fitness, Nutrition and Business.

Personal Training Courses
Sydney CBD

Being a fitness professional is about more than just looking buff and working out.

People skills are an important part of the job and the kind you have can help you decide which type of fitness career you want. If you’re a one-on-one sort of person, then our Personal Trainer course at Sydney might be your speed, or if you like working with groups and leading by example, then our Fitness Coach course could be for you. Or if you want to develop all these skills and join the ranks of the fitness elite, then you should consider our Master Trainer course in Sydney.

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Our Sydney (CBD) campus offers three Personal Training Courses;

Master Trainer

SIS30315 CERTIFICATE III – IN FITNESS & SIS40215 CERTIFICATE IV – IN FITNESS

Developed by leading fitness experts and educators, our Master Trainer Program delivers THE most recognised fitness qualification in the industry and is the number one qualification employers are looking for. Assessed on six extra criteria, it will elevate you from a standard Trainer to an AIF Certified Master Trainer Level 1.

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Master Trainer Online Plusᐩ Program™

SIS30315 CERTIFICATE III – IN FITNESS & SIS40215 CERTIFICATE IV – IN FITNESS

Ideal for those who are seeking a live class through a guided online learning experience, this program covers the fundamentals plus everything you need to work with a range of populations from adolescents to older adults and athletes.

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Master Trainer Online Program™

SIS30315 CERTIFICATE III – IN FITNESS & SIS40215 CERTIFICATE IV – IN FITNESS

This program was developed by leading fitness experts and educators and is delivered via our leading eLearning platform for those with busy lifestyles seeking a flexible learning experience. To help launch your career, it assesses anatomy, physiology and much more.

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Personal Trainer

SIS40215 CERTIFICATE IV – IN FITNESS

The only qualification you need to begin a career in the fitness industry. With blended delivery and assessment (on campus and online), it teaches all the basic skills required to be a personal trainer.

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Fitness Coach

SIS30315 CERTIFICATE III – IN FITNESS

Created in consultation with leading fitness employers, this course will teach you the essential skills needed by a Gym Floor Instructor, Group Exercise Instructor or Fitness Professional.

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Fitness Business Courses
Sydney CBD

Running a business today is different to twenty years ago. Now you can virtually run your business from a laptop, with all kinds of software and cloud based platforms to help you connect with your customers and manage your affairs. But you still need basic business skills and if you’re a fitness professional, that may not be the strongest of your talents. So if you want to be successful in the fitness industry, our Fitness Business course in Sydney is tailor made for you. It teaches you everything you need to know and how to apply it in your own unique business circumstances.

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A unique business course tailored exclusively to the fitness and massage industries

Fitness Business Essentials

This online course that teaches participants the essentials of operating their own fitness or massage business. From the latest digital marketing practices and trends to launching your own website, identifying business opportunities and growing your business through marketing. This program covers it all.

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Nutrition Courses Sydney CBD

When it comes to nutrition, the old saying ‘you can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink’ has never been truer. You can tell people what’s healthy to eat till you’re blue in the face, but getting them to change their dietary habits is another thing altogether. So if you’re a fitness professional who can motivate your clients in every area except in what they eat, our Nutrition course in Sydney is the answer to your prayers. Not only will it arm you with the very latest nutritional information, but you’ll also learn valuable coaching and motivational techniques that will help you turn your clients off unhealthy food choices and onto a healthy, nutritious diet.

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The Nutrition Coach course gives fitness professionals the nutritional information they need to motivate their clients.

Nutrition Coach

An online course that provides participants with the nutritional information and motivational coaching skills they need to help their clients make better nutritional choices.

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Gain your career advantage with the most recognised health and fitness education in the industry.

Speak with our friendly Careers Team on
1300 669 669 or enquire now online.

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TESTIMONIALS

Read what our graduates say about the AIF and how we’ve helped them to achieve their fitness goals.

At the Australian Institute of Fitness, our students are at the heart of everything that we do and when they’re successful, we are happy to celebrate their achievements with them.

“Not only did I make some friends that I will have for the rest of my life, but I also formed some amazing industry relationships. Being connected throughout the industry is one of the best tools you can have to benefit your career.”

LULU IRONS
AIF Warrior
OUR CAMPUS

Kickstart your career at the Australian Institute of Fitness Sydney CBD

Our Sydney CBD campus is located at Fitness First’s premier club, Bond Street Platinum, just a three minute walk from Wynyard and the York St/Wynyard bus interchange.

This makes it a convenient endpoint for anyone living on the Northern Beaches, Lower and Upper North Shore, Inner City and Inner West.

  • Industry-leading expert coaches
  • Conveniently located near public transport
  • Highly practical learning methods and techniques
  • Supportive coaches and communities
CAREER PARTNERS

One of the many perks of being an AIF graduate

At the Australian Institute of Fitness Sydney, we walk the talk. Not only do we provide a world-class fitness education, but we go even further for our students by aligning ourselves with leading local career providers to help with job placements once our students graduate.

Our Career Partners are local Sydney fitness industry businesses where you could pick up training opportunities or kickstart your new fitness career.

FAQs

Still have questions? Check out more FAQs here or speak with our friendly Careers Team on 1300 669 699

How long will I need to study before I become a personal trainer?

It really depends on your learning style and other commitments. Online programs can take up to 12 months to complete to work with your lifestyle. Other blended options, that offer a mix of virtual learning and campus classes, can take as little as 37 weeks to complete.

Should you choose to study on campus, you can enroll as either a part-time or full-time student. Depending on your enrollment status and pre-existing qualifications you should expect your training to take between 18 and 28 weeks to complete.

How is success demonstrated in an online learning environment?

Our program is designed to offer you plenty of opportunities for engagement with both your peers and Coaches – via Zoom, across our learning platform and within our dedicated Facebook group. This access to a network of other professionals is designed to set you up for success.

You’ll be guided through role-plays, as well as through video and virtual coaches experience to demonstrate your understanding of the material from your courses. We’ve found that this method allows your instructors to assess your performance and provide constructive feedback.

What are the requirements to study at the Australian Institute of Fitness?

We have a set of criteria for acceptance to assess the skills of each prospective student and their learning needs. This is designed to ensure that we bring the best possible experience to our students and to the public as they look for qualified trainers.

What resources are available to help me find a job once I complete my train?

An education from the Australian Institute of Fitness provides our graduates with the support they need for a successful fitness career. Our team of professionals are constantly in communication with career partners to determine what opportunities are available.

Similarly, our students are welcome to attend our Fitness Industry Recruitment Expos (F.I.R.E.) or meet with our career partners on campus for presentations. Other available opportunities can also be found on our careers site, www.fitnesscareers.com.au.

Why should I choose to study at the Australian Institute of Fitness over other institutions?

An education through the Australian Institute of Fitness offers you the background you need in general training principles, nutrition and specialised conditions based on populations you may work with. Our programs are developed with practical sessions in addition to various workshops in a variety of modules to meet the needs of our students. What sets us apart is the time and preparation that each of our instructors and professionals on our Careers Team dedicate to helping our students set up their careers and get started as a personal trainer.