SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

At a glance

Your fitness career goals are within your reach with this entry-level qualification. This course is an essential minimum requirement to work at a gymnasium or as an exercise instructor.

Establish yourself in fitness with this entry-level qualification. You’ll be equipped with a broad range of knowledge needed to work as a fitness or exercise instructor.

Our  team has many years of industry experience and knowledge that will help you achieve your goals within the fitness industry. You will learn the basic knowledge needed to succeed in areas like fitness program instruction, provision of healthy eating information, and introduction of exercise for older clients.  Successfully completing this course will allow you to seek employment as a qualified exercise instructor. You will be able to take your skills and work anywhere in Australia, or move into further study to expand your options.


Who is eligible to enrol in the Certificate III in Fitness?

Everyone. There are no prerequisites for this fitness course, so if you want start learning today, there is nothing stopping you! At Academy of Fitness we’re all about flexibility and affordability, which means that as long as you’re super keen to study fitness, we will do our best to make that happen.

We don’t believe in “too young”, “too old” or “too busy”… we just want you to reach your potential as a fitness professional. If you’re still unsure about whether it’s doable, please just give us a call so we can put your mind at ease. We promise we don’t bite!




Once I graduate what will I be able to do with my fitness qualification?

Role: Gym Instructor

In a nutshell: Gym instructors work within a fitness or community facility and report to the onsite manager (though they’re not always supervised). As a gym instructor, you would provide tailored programs, assessments & supervision to fitness clients as well as providing general supervision of the fitness facility.

Minimum Qualification: Certificate 3 in Fitness: Gym Instructor + Senior First Aid & CPR.

At Academy of Fitness, our goal isn’t simply to see you graduate, but to see you gain employment in the fitness industry. As soon as you commence your studies with us, we will be educating you not just about fitness, but about the fitness industry itself. Our trainers are all highly experienced fitness professionals and are here to offer their expertise and answer all of your burning questions.

We’re also thrilled to offer the following resources for fitness graduates:

Academy of Fitness Jobs Board for a current list of vacancies in the fitness industry throughout Australia (just choose your location & click on any jobs of interest!) – updated weekly.

Academy of Fitness Optional Work Experience Programs held regularly with a variety of our fitness partners, designed to further educate & bridge the gap for our job-seeking graduates.




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