SIS30321, SIS40221, BSB50120

Complete Personal Training and Business Course

Complete Personal Training and Business Course

Are you ready to be your own boss and do what you love as a qualified personal trainer? The Complete Personal Training Course from Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT) consists of the SIS30321 Certificate III and SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness, plus access to the BSB50120 Diploma of Business course!

This exciting course combines a series of foundational fitness units and a Certificate IV in Fitness with a Diploma of Business to give you the knowledge, skills and business know-how you need to succeed as a personal trainer. In the first part of the course, you'll cover the basics of providing instruction and guidance for fitness and exercise.

You'll learn how to incorporate the principles of exercise science and healthy eating into fitness programming for clients, and how to work with a variety of different clients to achieve their fitness goals. Throughout the Diploma part of the course, you'll move on to the business side of launching a personal training business, developing essential skills for successful small business planning and operations.

This course is designed to be as flexible as possible. You'll have up to 24 months to complete the entire course and for the practical components, there are 3 delivery modes to choose from:

  • Campus Club - learn in a small group environment inside one of Australia's leading gyms and be mentored by the best in the business
  • 1-To-1 Flexible Mentor - you'll be matched with one of AIPT's qualified Personal Trainers who will mentor you inside a real club
  • Mentor of Your Choice - if you already know a Personal Trainer, AIPT could approve them to be your Mentor to guide you through the practical components of the course.

In all three modes, you'll complete theory components online in your own time. And no matter which delivery option you choose, you'll be guaranteed high-quality course materials and training to help you launch your personal trainer career with a bang!

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

SIS30321, SIS40221, BSB50120 Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Career FAQs

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma, Certificate III, Certificate IV
  • Study mode:
    Blended
    Workplace
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    Up to 24 months
  • Start date:
    Enquire now for start dates
  • Awarded by:
    Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO: 32363)
  • Location:
    NSW, TAS, NT, WA, VIC, QLD, SA, ACT
  • Career Outcomes:
    Small Business Owner | Personal Trainer | Group Exercise Instructor |

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Course Rundown

Are you ready to be your own boss and do what you love as a qualified personal trainer? The Complete Personal Training Course from Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT) consists of the SIS30321 Certificate III and SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness, plus access to the BSB50120 Diploma of Business course!

This exciting course combines a series of foundational fitness units and a Certificate IV in Fitness with a Diploma of Business to give you the knowledge, skills and business know-how you need to succeed as a personal trainer. In the first part of the course, you’ll cover the basics of providing instruction and guidance for fitness and exercise.

You’ll learn how to incorporate the principles of exercise science and healthy eating into fitness programming for clients, and how to work with a variety of different clients to achieve their fitness goals. Throughout the Diploma part of the course, you’ll move on to the business side of launching a personal training business, developing essential skills for successful small business planning and operations.

This course is designed to be as flexible as possible. You’ll have up to 24 months to complete the entire course and for the practical components, there are 3 delivery modes to choose from:

  • Campus Club – learn in a small group environment inside one of Australia’s leading gyms and be mentored by the best in the business
  • 1-To-1 Flexible Mentor – you’ll be matched with one of AIPT’s qualified Personal Trainers who will mentor you inside a real club
  • Mentor of Your Choice – if you already know a Personal Trainer, AIPT could approve them to be your Mentor to guide you through the practical components of the course.

In all three modes, you’ll complete theory components online in your own time. And no matter which delivery option you choose, you’ll be guaranteed high-quality course materials and training to help you launch your personal trainer career with a bang!

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

Eligibility

To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Be at least 16. If under 18, you need have the signed consent of a parent or guardian to enrol in this qualification; AND
  • Hold a qualification at Certificate II level or higher; OR
  • Have 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication; AND
  • Hold a current "Working with Children Check Clearance" in the State or Territory in which you will undertake this course.

Computer Requirements

In order to complete the online part of the course you will need regular access to the following:

  • Computer: Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points
  • Internet
  • Windows: Operating system – Windows 8 or above
  • Internet Browser – Google Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
  • MAC: Operating system - OS X 10.14 Mojave or later
  • Software: Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download)

Before starting the SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness, students must complete and be deemed competent these subjects, which are available as part of the SIS30321 Certificate III in Fitness. 

  • HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid* (or a unit that supersedes this unit)
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
  • SISFFIT032 - Complete pre-exercise screening and service orientation
  • SISFFIT033 - Complete client fitness assessments
  • SISFFIT035 - Plan group exercise sessions
  • SISFFIT036 - Instruct group exercise sessions
  • SISFFIT040 - Develop and instruct gym-based exercise programs for individual clients
  • SISFFIT047 - Use anatomy and physiology knowledge to support safe and effective exercise
  • SISFFIT052 - Provide healthy eating information

For the Certificate III in Fitness component, you'll study:

  • SISFFIT032 - Complete pre-exercise screening and service orientation
  • SISFFIT033 - Complete client fitness assessments
  • SISFFIT052 - Provide healthy eating information
  • SISFFIT034 - Assess client movement and provide exercise advice
  • SISFFIT035 - Plan group exercise sessions
  • BSBOPS304 - Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
  • SISFFIT036 - Instruct group exercise sessions
  • HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid*
  • SISFFIT040 - Develop and instruct gym-based exercise programs for individual clients
  • SISFFIT047 - Use anatomy and physiology knowledge to support safe and effective exercise
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • SISXFAC002 - Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities
  • BSBWHS332X - Apply infection prevention and control procedures to own work activities
  • BSBPEF301 - Organise personal work priorities

* This course contains the unit HLTAID011 Provide First Aid which must be completed through an external RTO. AIPT has an agreement in place with Red Cross Australia (RTOID 3605) which allows students to receive training for this unit at a reduced price or you may source your own training provider. Please note that the cost of this external training is not included in your course fee. Upon completion, you will need to submit a copy of your First Aid certificate for AIPT to process a Credit Transfer against this unit of competency on your student record. 

 

For the Certificate IV in Fitness component, you'll study:

  • SISFFIT049 - Use exercise science principles in fitness instruction
  • CHCCOM006 - Establish and manage client relationships
  • SISFFIT041 - Develop personalised exercise programs
  • SISFFIT042 - Instruct personalised exercise sessions
  • SISFFIT043 - Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for body composition goals
  • SISFFIT044 - Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for older clients
  • SISFFIT045 - Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for adolescent clients
  • SISFFIT051 - Establish and maintain professional practice for fitness instruction
  • SISFFIT050 - Support exercise behaviour change
  • SISFFIT053 - Support healthy eating for individual fitness clients
  • SISFFIT034 - Assess client movement and provide exercise advice
  • SISFFIT046 - Plan and instruct online exercise sessions
  • BSBESB401 - Research and develop business plans
  • BSBESB404 - Market new business ventures
  • SISXCAI010 - Develop strength and conditioning programs
  • SISXCAI009 - Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
  • CHCDIV001 -  Work with diverse people

 

For the Diploma of Business component, you'll study:

  • BSBCRT511 - Develop critical thinking in others
  • BSBFIN501 - Manage budgets and financial plans
  • BSBOPS501 - Manage business resources
  • BSBSUS511 - Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBXCM501 - Lead communication in the workplace
  • BSBPMG530 - Manage project scope
  • BSBOPS502 - Manage business operational plans
  • BSBTWK502 - Manage team effectiveness
  • BSBPEF501 - Manage personal and professional development
  • BSBPEF502 - Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBSTR401 - Promote innovation in team environments
  • BSBLDR411 - Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

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 smooth 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?

When you complete this course, you'll receive 3 qualifications:

  • SIS30321 Certificate III in Fitness, PLUS
  •  SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness, PLUS
  • BSB50120 Diploma of Business.

These will enable you to work as a fully qualified:

  • Personal Trainer in:
    • Health Clubs
    • Personal Training Franchises
    • Your Own Personal Training Business
    • Community Fitness Settings
  • Group Exercise Instructor
  • Small Business Owner 

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

How Much Will It Cost?

AIPT offers flexible payment plans beginning from just $75.44* a week!

Enquire now to find out more about instalment plans or saving on your course fees by paying upfront.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

*Payment plan total is $100 deposit + 78 weekly payments. The Australian Institute of Personal Trainers uses the direct debiting services of Debitsuccess on payment plans. Payment plans will incur a $12 establishment fee, charged with the first instalment, plus a 3.63% transaction fee on each transaction. Weekly payment amount provided is already inclusive of the transaction fee.

 

 

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