Certificate IV in Fitness

If you have a passion for fitness are ready to advance your career helping others achieve their fitness and health goals, then this SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness qualification from the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT) could be the ideal next step for you.

Whether you wish to work as a qualified fitness professional in an established gym or a club, or prefer to run your own personal training business, this qualification will give you all the skills you need to succeed. By studying essential industry aspects such as how to create effective personalised exercise programs, how to assess client movement and provide exercise advice, how to develop strength and conditioning techniques and how to plan and deliver online exercise sessions, you will gain the knowledge and confidence required to become a star personal trainer.

A part of this Australia-wide course is dedicated to teaching you the skills required to set up, market and effectively run your own personal fitness practice which will enable you to set up your own personal training business immediately after graduation.

The course consists of 17 course units which can be completed in 12 months, as well as a 27-hour practical component that can be conducted in a gym with one of AIPT's mentors or a mentor of your choice.

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


SIS40221 Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Australian institute of Personal Trainers (RTO: 32363)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


  • Course fee

    Price may vary

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.