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Fitness Careers

Today, the emphasis on health has never been greater and gyms have never been so plentiful. Everyone seems to have a personal trainer and their disciples are found in virtually every city park.

If you have a passion for fitness and want a career where you can be active and enjoy a healthy lifestyle, then why not consider a career as a fitness instructor or personal trainer? It’s a great way to keep yourself fit and trim, earn a living and help others to achieve their fitness goals –everyone’s a winner!

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Fitness courses

  • Bachelor of Applied Fitness

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    Get the best start to your fitness and gain a competitive edge with this Bachelor of Applied Fitness course.

  • Certificate IV in Fitness

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    This online Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40215) course will qualify you to work as a registered personal trainer and set you up for a career in the fitness industry.

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Community Health)

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    Harness your passion and improve the health status of individuals and communities with this Bachelor of Health Science (Community Health).

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Fitness)

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    This Bachelor of Health Science (Fitness) provides targeted training for those wishing to enter the fitness industry or improve their professional skill set.

  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)

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    Get hands-on experience with this Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor) (SIS30315) course.

  • Certificate III in Fitness (Group Exercise Instructor)

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    Learn how to plan, lead and monitor group fitness sessions for a range of different age groups and fitness levels with this Certificate III in Fitness (Group Exercise Instructor) (SIS30315) course.

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