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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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!

There is a pressing need for quality fitness professionals – personal trainers, fitness programmers, club and gym managers – with knowledge and training in anatomy, nutrition, fitness programming, sports psychology, cardiovascular and respiratory physiology, and more.

Browse our fitness courses to see how you can be part of the fitness movement. We’ve also got a range of career advice and resources to help your fitness career take off.

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Fitness Courses

Bachelor of Sports Business (Leadership)

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Bachelor of Dance Education

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Bachelor of Education (Physical and Health Education)

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Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise)

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Academy Xi
ACBI (Australian College of Business Intelligence)
AIBI Higher Education
AIM Business School
ALC Training
Australasian College of Health and Wellness
Australian College of Physical Education
Australian Institute of Business
Australian Institute of Management Education and Training
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Billy Blue College of Design
Builders Academy Australia
Building and Construction Training Australia
Celtic Training
Collaboration Learning
College for Adult Learning
Demi International
Ducere Global Business School
Ella Bache College
Endeavour College of Natural Health
Foundation Education
Gateway Training Academy
GROW Training Group
Hader Institute of Education
Hammond Institute
Industry Skills Training
Insight Training
James Cook University Online
La Trobe University
Lumify Learn
MCI Institute
Melbourne College of Further Education
MiTraining
Monarch Institute
Nepean Industry Edge Training
Onfit Training College
Open Colleges
Original Campus
Outsource Institute
Parker Brent
Pet Stylist Academy
Phillips Institute
RMIT Online
Sero Institute
Serve It Up
The Hotel School
The Institute of Applied Psychology
University of Adelaide
University of the Sunshine Coast
UNSW Online
Upskilled
UTS Online
Victoria University Online
Torrens University Australia
Torrens University Australia
University of East London
Southern Cross University