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International Fitness Academy

Combined SIS30315
Certificate III in Fitness
& SIS40215 Certificate
IV in Fitness

The complete fitness
professional.

These are the two essential courses you need to get started as a Personal Trainer – packaged together for your convenience.

If you want to work while you study, then this is the qualification for you. Using your SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness, you can work as a gym instructor or gym club manager while you continue to study the SIS40214 Certificate IV in Fitness to become a complete fitness professional.

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International Fitness Academy - Course Guide 2018
International Fitness Academy

So you want to become a Personal Trainer?

First things first, ask yourself these questions:

  • Do you love the benefits of working out?
  • Is health and fitness a big part o f your life?
  • Are you a people-person?
  • Do you like helping people reach their own personal fitness goals?
  • Are you intrigued by the human body and the way it works?

If you answered yes t o these questions, then you’re right to be considering a career in personal training. If you can easily add t o this list with your own personal passions, successes and experiences, then you’re definitely in the right state of mind and in the right place to be considering personal training as a career.

Who is a Personal Trainer?

A personal trainer is a health and fitness professional who possesses the knowledge, skills and abilities to conduct safe and effective exercise that is personal to the client’s fitness goals.

A personal trainer develops goal-oriented fitness programs, instructs and coaches, mentors and assists people in their desire to reach and sustain an improved level of fitness.

International Fitness Academy

Course Overview

This online course can provide you with the knowledge and skill to competently deliver and instruct a variety of exercise programs in fitness centres or outdoor environments. Training with IFA Training can prepare you to work with individual clients or small groups, with skill levels ranging from beginner and intermediate through to advanced. The course platform is online and gives you 24/7 access. You will also have available assistance from trained industry professionals within business hours 8am – 4pm.

The SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness qualification can provide you with the knowledge and skills to competently deliver and instruct a variety of exercise programs in a group setting.

This online course provides endless opportunities for you to develop and expand your career in the fitness industry. With a SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness qualification, you could be leading others in the fitness industry, running your own successful business and living the life you have always wanted.

A SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness will give you the skills and knowledge to kick-start your career as a …

Personal Trainer

Personal Trainer

Gym Instructor

Gym Instructor

Assistant Trainer

Assistant Trainer

Fitness and Diet Plan Coordinator

Fitness and Diet Plan Coordinator

Specialised Children’s Trainer

Specialised Children’s Trainer

Specialised Aged Trainer

Specialised Aged Trainer

Administration Officer

Administration Officer

Sales Consultant

Sales Consultant

Gym Club Manager

Gym Club Manager

Course Competencies

There are 16 units of competency.

SISFFIT001 – Provide health screening & Fitness orientation

SISFFIT002 – Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations

SISFFIT003 – Instruct fitness programs

SISFFIT004 – Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT005 – Provide healthy eating information

SISFFIT014 – Instruct exercise to older clients

SISXCCS001 – Provide quality service

SISXFAC001 – Maintain equipment for activities

SISXIND001 – Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments

International Fitness Academy

“Go the extra mile… it’s never crowded”

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who hold a current first aid and CPR certificate and have been recognised as competent through a recognised training program or recognition process against the following units of competency.

SISFFIT001 – Provide health screening & Fitness orientation

SISFFIT002 – Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations

SISFFIT003 – Instruct fitness programs

SISFFIT004 – Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT005 – Provide healthy eating information

SISFFIT006 – Conduct fitness appraisals

SISXCCS001 – Provide quality service

Elective

SISFFIT006 – Conduct fitness appraisals

SISFFIT007 – Instruct group exercise sessions

SISSSTC301A – Instruct strength and conditioning techniques

SISSSTC401A – Develop strength and conditioning programs

BSBRSK401 – Identify risk and apply risk management processes

HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety

SISFFIT011 – Deliver approved community fitness programs

Core

SISFFIT013 – Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years

SISFFIT015 – Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context

SISFFIT016 – Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour

SISFFIT017 – Instruct long-term exercise programs

SISFFIT018 – Promote functional movement capacity

SISFFIT019 – Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT020 – Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals

SISFFIT021 – Instruct personal training programs

SISFFIT023 – Instruct group personal training programs

SISFFIT025 – Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients

SISFFIT026 – Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program

SISXRES001 – Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces

Elective

SISFFIT024 – Instruct endurance programs

SISSTC301A – Instruct strength and conditioning techniques

SISSSTC402A – Strength and conditioning programs

SISFFIT018 – Promote functional movement capacity

SISFFIT019 – Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT031 – Implement injury prevention strategies

BSBSMB404 – Undertake small business planning

BSBSMB403 – Market the small business

BSBSMB403 – Market the small business

BSBSMB405 – Monitor and manage small business operations

Looking for an introduction to fitness?

Course Timeframe

IFA Training’s flexible study options allow students 24/7 access to the online portal, preparing them for the workforce faster than ever before.

Students have up to 12 months from the point of their enrolment to complete all their study requirements, including assessments.

Practical skills assessments can be completed with support from a trained and qualified professional at your local fitness centre or gym.

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