SIS40215, 10967NAT

Complete Personal Trainer Program and Diploma of Nutrition

Complete Personal Trainer Program and Diploma of Nutrition

If you are looking to start a successful career in the growing area of personal health and fitness, this holistic SIS40215/10967NAT Complete Personal Trainer Program and Diploma of Nutrition qualification package from the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers could be perfect for you. This course is designed to give you optimum flexibility to build a versatile career in the fitness industry by combining two of the most essential industry qualifications.

The Complete Personal Trainer Program  qualification consists of SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness plus entry requirements for the course, and will give you all the necessary skills to help people of all ages reach their fitness goals. You will learn to provide physical assessments for clients, create and instruct long-term exercise programs, incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming as well as develop and instruct strength and conditioning techniques ideal for sports groups and athletes.

The 10967 NAT Diploma of Nutrition qualification combines online theoretical study with the required 30 sessions of practical work placement and will allow you to develop the knowledge required to become a qualified nutrition advisor. You will learn to create effective nutrition plans, promote the importance of healthy eating, educate clients and the broader community on effective nutrition in accordance with the Australian Dietary Guidelines and apply a depth of understanding of diet-related diseases in different contexts.

The course will also teach you how to manage and market a small business, giving you the skills you to be your own boss and choose when and where you work with your own client network.

Please note: this course is currently in a transition period (superseded due to Government-mandated updates), with updates due for release in the coming year. Rest assured, completion of this course version before 9 November 2022 will still provide you with a valid and quality outcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to make an enquiry.

SIS40215, 10967NAT Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Career FAQs

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma, Certificate IV
  • Study mode:
    On Campus
    Blended
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    12 months to complete SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness plus entry requirements. Once complete, you have 12 months to complete 10967NAT Diploma of Nutrition. Total of 24 months.
  • Start date:
    Enrol today and start your online learning now
  • Awarded by:
    Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
  • Location:
    Online
  • Career Outcomes:
    Personal Trainer | Outdoor Personal Trainer | Fitness Trainer | Fitness Instructor | Nutrition Advisor | View All

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Course Rundown

If you are looking to start a successful career in the growing area of personal health and fitness, this holistic SIS40215/10967NAT Complete Personal Trainer Program and Diploma of Nutrition qualification package from the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers could be perfect for you. This course is designed to give you optimum flexibility to build a versatile career in the fitness industry by combining two of the most essential industry qualifications.

The Complete Personal Trainer Program  qualification consists of SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness plus entry requirements for the course, and will give you all the necessary skills to help people of all ages reach their fitness goals. You will learn to provide physical assessments for clients, create and instruct long-term exercise programs, incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming as well as develop and instruct strength and conditioning techniques ideal for sports groups and athletes.

The 10967 NAT Diploma of Nutrition qualification combines online theoretical study with the required 30 sessions of practical work placement and will allow you to develop the knowledge required to become a qualified nutrition advisor. You will learn to create effective nutrition plans, promote the importance of healthy eating, educate clients and the broader community on effective nutrition in accordance with the Australian Dietary Guidelines and apply a depth of understanding of diet-related diseases in different contexts.

The course will also teach you how to manage and market a small business, giving you the skills you to be your own boss and choose when and where you work with your own client network.

Please note: this course is currently in a transition period (superseded due to Government-mandated updates), with updates due for release in the coming year. Rest assured, completion of this course version before 9 November 2022 will still provide you with a valid and quality outcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to make an enquiry.

Eligibility

Education

Complete Personal Trainer Program:

You will need to have completed year 10, or equivalent. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:

  • A qualification at Certificate II level or higher OR
  • 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.

Diploma of Nutrition:

You will need to have completed year 12, or equivalent. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:

  • A qualification at Certificate IV level or higher OR
  • 2 years of relevant industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.

Minimum Age

Students under the age of 18 years require the signed consent of a parent or guardian to enrol in this qualification.

Residency Status

You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.

Computer Requirements

As the theoretical course component is conducted online, you will need a reliable computer/laptop and an internet connection.

The SIS40215/10967NAT Complete Personal Trainer Program and Diploma of Nutrition qualification package from the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers consists of three parts that are completed in order.

First component is entry requirement units for the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness, where you may study the following units:

  • SISFFIT001 - Provide health screening and fitness orientation
  • SISFFIT002 - Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
  • SISFFIT003 - Instruct fitness programs
  • SISFFIT004 - Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
  • SISFFIT005 - Provide healthy eating information
  • SISFFIT006 - Conduct fitness appraisals
  • SISFFIT014 - Instruct exercise to older clients
  • SISXCCS001 - Provide quality service

Once completed, you will commence studying required units for the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness, which may include following units:

  • SISFFIT013 - Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
  • SISFFIT015 - Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context
  • SISFFIT016 - Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
  • SISFFIT017 - Instruct long-term exercise programs
  • SISFFIT018 - Promote functional movement capacity
  • SISFFIT019 - Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
  • SISFFIT020 - Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
  • SISFFIT021 - Instruct personal training programs
  • SISFFIT023 - Instruct group personal training programs
  • SISFFIT025 - Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
  • SISFFIT026 - Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program
  • SISXRES001 - Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces
  • BSBSMB401 - Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
  • BSBSMB403 - Market the small business
  • BSBSMB404 - Undertake small business planning
  • BSBSMB405 - Monitor and manage small business operations
  • SISXCCS003 - Address client needs
  • SISSSTC301A - Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
  • SISSSTC402A - Develop strength and conditioning programs
  • SISFFIT012 - Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years

On completion of SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness plus entry requirements, you will be able to start studying for the 10967 NAT Diploma of Nutrition qualification which may include following units:

  • HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTHPS010 - Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet
  • HLTINF003 - Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTAID011* - Provide First Aid
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
  • HLTAAP002 - Confirm physical health status
  • CHCPRP005 - Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • CHCLEG003 - Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • NAT10967001 - Educate clients in the fundamental principles of nutrition
  • NAT10967003 - Provide tailored nutritional advice for exercise and sport
  • NAT10967004 - Support the nutritional requirements of specific populations
  • NAT10967002 - Provide specialised nutrition advice for weight management

*Prior to commencing your Certificate IV in Fitness component, you will need to have obtained a current First Aid and CPR Certificate.

Completing the 10967 NAT Diploma of Nutrition qualification requires a mandatory 30 practical work placement sessions. In order to complete your Work Placement, you may be required to hold a current “Working with Children Check Clearance” issued by the relevant Responsible Authority in the State or Territory in which you will undertake this course.

The SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness plus entry requirements qualification contains a practical element where length will vary depending on the delivery mode.

Delivery Mode: Complete Personal Trainer^ Program practical delivery options

Face to Face On-Campus:

Each of our career partners have years of combined operational industry knowledge and experience, enabling our students to learn from the best in the fitness industry.

  • 52 hours of Face-to-Face practical delivered by a Partner through scheduled intakes*.
  • 8 compulsory entry requirements completed online at your own pace.

AIPT Mentor:

With an extensive network of Mentors, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers will provide you with a Mentor in your local area** giving you the opportunity to learn from a successful Personal Trainer. This program is delivered via:

  • 40 hours of practical experience in a real gym.
  • 8 compulsory entry requirements completed online at your own pace.

Student Selected Mentor:

Already know a qualified Personal Trainer? Choose them as your Mentor*** to gain practical experience within your local community at times when it suits your schedule. This Program is delivered via:

  • 40 hours of practical experience in a real gym.
  • 8 compulsory entry requirements completed online at your own pace.

Diploma of Nutrition

The Diploma of Nutrition will be delivered online with up to 12 months to complete after the successful completion of the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + entry requirements qualification.

^The Complete Personal Trainer consists of the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + entry requirements from the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness. Please contact us for further details on the course structure. *Scheduled intake dates apply. **Dependent upon an AIPT Mentor being available in your area. ***Subject to AIPT approval.

The Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT) are experts in wellness, nutrition and fitness, and equip their students with the best in online and face-to-face education. Established in 1999 alongside their partner Registered Training Organisation, Foundation Education, they have grown from a handful of campuses in Queensland to over 150 campuses and an extensive network of Mentors Australia-wide. When you study with AIPT you have access to:
Dedicated student support
Access to a dedicated team of Support Officers to make the transition into study as straightforward as possible.
Largest network of locations
We have the industry's largest network of gyms across Australia, ensuring we're in your area.
Flexible delivery options
AIPT caters to all learning styles and offers flexible study options to suit everyone’s schedules and budget, with a focus on practical learning and hands-on experience.

Throughout your studies as an AIPT student, you will have complete access to their expert education team – a group of mentors who are dedicating to answering any of your questions or study queries. Mentors are seasoned fitness professionals with years of experience in the industry and can be contacted via email, online or over the phone. As an AIPT student, you will also have access to the My eCampus learning portal where you will be able to download course content and submit assessments.

Where Will It Lead Me?

On completion of the full course, you will gain a SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness and a 10967NAT Diploma of Nutrition, both of which are nationally recognised qualifications.

With the knowledge and skills gained, you will be qualified to work in a range of health and fitness related roles as well as being able to set up your own personal fitness and nutrition business.

Curious about where a career in fitness could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Australian Institute of Personal Trainers provides multiple payment options to suit your budget and lifestyle including upfront and installments.

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