Complete Personal Trainer

Studying with AIPT means you'll graduate industry-ready.

Designed to help you make an immediate start in the fitness industry, the Complete Personal Trainer (SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + Entry requirements) course will give you an edge over other fitness professionals. Delivered by the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers, this course is taught through a mix of online theory and hands-on experience to give you the flexibility and real-world skills needed to excel in the competitive fitness industry.

Haven't got a SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness? Don't fret.... this course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and competencies required to work as a Personal Trainer. You will start with the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness compulsory units before launching into the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness. In the Complete Personal Trainer course, you'll cover the fundamentals of fitness plus an understanding of the latest in healthy eating trends, motivational psychology and the essentials of small business planning.

You can choose from three different delivery modes for the practical element. The online component is delivered through a bespoke learning management system:

1. Face to Face On-Campus – Complete PT
52 hours face-to-face practical delivered on-campus with theory components completed online, in your own time.

2. AIPT Mentor – Complete PT
40 hours of face-to-face practical completed with an AIPT Mentor, a qualified Personal Trainer, who will guide you through your course material and provide you with hands-on experience, with theory components completed online, in your own time. Dependant on availability of a mentor in your area. 

3. Student Selected Mentor – Complete PT
Choose your own mentor* to guide you through 40 hours of face-to-face practical. Theory components are completed online, in your own time.

*Your chosen Mentor must be approved by the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers.

Graduate Placement Assistance

The Australian Institute of Personal Trainers has partnered with a number of gyms to not only offer you the highest calibre of training but also to offer you a Graduate Placement Assistance*.

This Graduate Placement Assistance applies to all those who study the Complete Personal Trainer Program at a Goodlife Health Club, Genesis Fitness Club, Core24 Health Club or Club Lime location.

When you graduate from the Complete Personal Trainer Program, you may be eligible for opportunities with one of our leading gym network partners.

To be eligible for a Graduate Placement Assistance, you must undertake a SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness or the Complete Personal Trainer Program at a select Goodlife Health Club, Genesis Fitness Club, Core24 Health Club or Club Lime facility. This qualification combines self-paced online learning with the additional support of weekly partner mentorship, with each practical tutorial delivered to a small group of students in a Goodlife Health Club, Genesis Fitness Club, Core24 Health Club or Club Lime gym environment. All conducted by a fitness professional endorsed by the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers. All fitness professionals are highly qualified Personal Trainers and with years of industry experience. 

The Complete Personal Trainer Program consists of the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + Entry Requirements.

*Terms and conditions apply to the Graduate Placement Assistance. Enquire now for more information.

SIS40215 Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO 32363)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV

  • Study mode

    On Campus
    Blended

  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months

  • Start date

    Dependent on your chosen delivery mode. Enquire now and find out more.

  • Location

    NSW, TAS, WA, VIC, QLD, SA, ACT

  • 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.