NOTE: AFA is not CRICOS-approved, which means you won’t be able to study this course if you are in Australia on a student visa or are looking to apply for one. For more information about CRICOS-approved courses, click here.

STUDY TO BECOME A PERSONAL TRAINER TODAY!

With over 29 years’ experience, the Australian Fitness Academy is now the leading online fitness education provider, having helped more than 30,000 students graduate in nationally-accredited fitness qualifications and start a new and exciting career!

FAST TRACK PT COURSE – FITNESS FUNDAMENTALS +
SIS40221 CERTIFICATE IV IN FITNESS COURSE SYLLABUS

WHY STUDY WITH THE AUSTRALIAN FITNESS ACADEMY?

Over 29 Years Experience In Fitness Education

Study Online Your Way, On Your Terms

Learn From Experts Within The Fitness Industry

Get Your Studies Started With Just A $100 Deposit

Flexible Payments Options Available

Access To A Dedicated Student Support Team

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GET QUALIFIED IN A FIELD YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT!

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"I’ve always been interested in fitness, I was active and running, so I wanted to pursue it. Life after graduating has been super exciting, I’m getting all the dream jobs I ever wanted. 
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Anita Coldrey 
AFA Graduate 

WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY

"I’m 42-years-old, I’ve worked in several industries and the decision to study again really plays on your mind. Studying with AFA made it a lot easier, knowing I had all that support. 

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Clayton Hutchinson 
AFA Graduate 

"I was quite overweight when was I younger and I lost 30kg. This course was really good for me to build my confidence up and I got all the knowledge I needed in anatomy and nutrition. 

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David Grech 
AFA Graduate 

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If you have every thought about a career as a Personal Trainer, there’s never been a better time to join the fitness industry in Australia! 

STEPS TO BECOME A PERSONAL TRAINER IN AUSTRALIA

STUDY WITH AFA ONLINE

COMPLETE YOUR WORK EXPERIENCE PLACEMENT

GRADUATE & ENTER THE INDUSTRY AS A QUALIFIED PT

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Anatomy & Physiology

Client Screening & Assessment

Health & Safety

Programming & Instruction (Gym Programs)

Programming & Instruction (Group Fitness)

Provide First Aid

Principles of Nutrition

Supporting Body Composition Goals

Client Relationships & Behaviour Change

Client Movement Assessment

PT for Adolescent & Older Clients

Business Planning & Development

Establishing Yourself as a PT

and more…

Fitness Fundamentals Topics:

Certificate IV in Fitness Topics:

+ The choice of elective units 

Client Exercise & Technology, or

Strength & Conditioning

Study Online, On Your Terms

Learn From Experts Within The Fitness Industry

Complete the nine Fitness Fundamental units and then launch straight into the SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness

Gain all the knowledge and practical skills you need to work as a Personal Trainer in Australia

Fast track your career in fitness

AFA x Fitness First NSW

Whilst completing your fitness qualifications with the Australian Fitness Academy, Fitness First locations across NSW are offering Guaranteed Work Experience for all AFA students, helping you get the required Practical Placement as you look to become a Personal Trainer!


Fitness First was established in 1993, with its first club opened in Australia in 2000. Today, it is Australia’s leading premium, full-service gym network that combines world-class facilities with a leading class, group and personal training offer as well as the best in fitness advice and education.

Fitness First is committed to keeping things interesting so members remain motivated to achieve their fitness goals, continually investing in the club network and fitness product to ensure members have the latest training options. With so many ways to train, flexible membership options, the latest in technology and over 6,000 classes per week, Fitness First is unrivalled when it comes to value for money.

Exclusive Partnership Benefits include:

- Course Discounts

- Complimentary 12 Week Student Membership

- Complimentary 12 Week Development Program

- Guaranteed Work Experience


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Your pathway into a career in fitness!