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International Fitness Academy

SIS30315 Certificate
III in Fitness

A Certificate III in Fitness is
your first step to a career in
the fitness industry.

Be the first person someone sees when they step
inside a gym, create motivating fitness programs,
manage administration tasks, and deliver group fitness
classes. This exciting course will give you the skills and
knowledge to enter the fitness industry today.

Become a leader, a motivator, a mentor.

The benefits of becoming a personal trainer:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Consistent salary
  • The option to open your own practice or business
  • You get to live an active lifestyle while helping others do the same!

Want to learn more about the courses?

Download our course guides.

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Course Overview

This online course can provide you with the knowledge and skills 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.

You will be required to complete a minimum of 50 hours of practical assessment.

To complete the course to the best of your ability you will need:

  • Internet connection
  • A computer camera or webcam
  • Assess to a gym and qualified instructor for practical assessments
  • Microsoft office
  • Google Chrome
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“If at first you don’t succeed…try doing what your personal trainer told you the first time.”

What you will learn

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.

Upon successful completion of your course, you will be able to seek work at gyms, men and women’s health clubs and spas, in fitness studios, on cruise liners and resorts and clubs across the country.

A SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness will give you the skills and knowledge to kick-start your career as a…

Gym Instructor

Gym Instructor

Gym Club Manager

Gym Club Manager

Administration Officer

Administration Officer

Sales Consultant

Sales Consultant

Fitness and Diet Plan Coordinator

Fitness and Diet Plan Coordinator

Assistant Trainer

Assistant Trainer

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


BSBRSK401 – Identify risk and apply risk management processes

SISSSTC401A – Develop strength and conditioning programs

SISSSTC301A – Instruct strength and conditioning techniques

SISFFIT007 – Instruct group exercise sessions

SISFFIT006 – Conduct fitness appraisals

HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety

SISFFIT011 – Deliver approved community fitness programs

Want to study the Cert III in 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.

The minimum of 50 hours 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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