Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)

Are you an exercise enthusiast? Turn your passion into a career with the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor) from Australian Fitness Academy. 

This accredited course is the best way to break into the health and fitness industry! Choose to study at your own pace online, or on campus in Melbourne led by a team of education and exercise professionals.

During this fitness course, you'll cover all the essentials including how to provide a health screening and fitness orientation; instruct fitness programs; maintain equipment for activities; recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations; work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments; plus loads more. 

Get hands-on with 32 hours of practical work placement! Gain all the practical experience you need when you undertake work experience as part of your course in a fitness centre.

SIS30315 Australian Fitness Academy Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Australian Fitness Academy (RTO 21062)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    Payment plan

  • Duration

    On campus: Approximately 16 weeks with up to 12 months to complete. Online: Self-paced - up to 12 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.