Certificate IV in Fitness

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

Looking to take your fitness career to the next level? Expand your skillset and gain the right qualifications to work as a registered personal trainer with this online SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness course. Delivered by Australia's leading provider in practical fitness education, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers, this program is designed to broaden your skills and qualify you to work with a larger range of clients.

The program will show you how to tailor exercise programs for children, adolescents and older clients; and covers a variety of core skills that will set you up for a long-term career in this dynamic industry. You will learn about training legalities, the specifics behind fitness planning, motivational psychology and what it takes to plan and run your own fitness business.

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 SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness
52 hours face-to-face practical delivered on-campus with theory components completed online in your own time.

2. AIPT Mentor – 40 hours of face-to-face SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness
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.

3. Student Selected Mentor SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness
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 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 TrainerProgram 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 AIPT's 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 of our 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. Please contact us for further details on the course structure.

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

~Terms and conditions apply to the Graduate Placement Guarantee. Enquire now for more information.

SIS40215 Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Australian Institute of Personal Trainers

  • 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 to 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.