Open Colleges

Take your first step to a career in Fitness today.

Open Colleges

Find the right Fitness online course for you. Download a course guide to find out more.

Study Fitness Courses online

Take your first step to a career in Fitness today.

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  • Certificate IV in Fitness (Personal Trainer)

    This Certificate covers fitness planning and programming, legal matters, client screening and motivation, program delivery and business planning. This course would be suitable if you aspire to work as a personal trainer, whether in an established organisation or in your own business.

    This exciting and comprehensive course has been developed with the textbook Fitness Trainer Essentials.

    Practical skills as a fitness instructor are gained through a work placement which you will do in in a gym or other appropriate workplace. We can advise you on how to find a suitable work placement in your area.

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  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)

    This course is designed for people who are passionate about health and well-being, who want a career focusing on fitness while instructing others. Learn to conduct fitness appraisals, develop programs, use fitness equipment safely, and advise clients on fitness and nutrition matters.

    Practical skills are gained through a work placement which you will do in a gym or other appropriate workplace. We can advise you on how to find a suitable work placement in your area. Alternatively, you could take advantage of our industry Assessment Centre or Workplace Assessment Centre in Sydney.

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  • Fitness Foundations

    The Fitness Foundations course will give you the fundamental skills to start working in the fitness industry and a knowledge base to move onto further study if you want to become a Personal Trainer.

    During the course you will learn about human anatomy and physiology and how they apply to fitness. You’ll also have the chance to put what you learn into practice with a 33-hour work placement.

    If you’re hoping to progress to become a Personal Trainer, this course will fulfill the entry requirements for the qualification that can get you there, the Certificate IV in Fitness.

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Want to find out more?

DOWNLOAD a Free Course Guide, it outlines a range of courses available to study online, the details of each course and includes a free consultation with an Education Advisor.

  • Support

    Support you can count on. Our friendly support staff are here to help you achieve your goals from start to finish.

  • Affordability

    Easily choose a payment method that suits your needs: monthly, fortnightly or weekly payments.

  • Flexibility

    We know life's busy. Study when you can, with no due dates and no start times. Structure your study around your life.

Our Partners

  • North Coast TAFE
  • Association of Accounting Technicians
  • National Safety Council of Australia
  • Early Childhood Australia
  • International Council for Open and Distance Education
  • Institute of Certified Bookkeepers
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Open Colleges delivers training on behalf of: North Coast TAFE, Provider Number 90010. Melissa Mahoney Legal College, Provider Number 31363. Protector AlSafe, Provider Number 21897.