ACE Sports Academy

SIS30315 - Certificate III in Fitness

ACE Sports Academy

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092249B

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification reflects the role of instructors who perform a range of activities and functions within the fitness industry. Depending on the specialisation chosen, this qualification provides a pathway to work as an instructor providing exercise instruction for group, aqua or gym programs.

They work independently with some level of autonomy in a controlled environment such as fitness, leisure, aquatic and community centres where risks are managed through pre-existing risk assessment and hazard control processes.

Individuals who specialise in Group Exercise Instruction deliver exercise sessions designed for participation by a group of clients with a mix of ages/fitness levels. Sessions may be freestyle, pre-choreographed or circuit style. These individuals instruct and demonstrate complete exercise sessions to groups with limited individual interaction.

Individuals who specialise in Gym Instruction provide individually tailored client assessments, provide technique correction as needed, and develop and demonstrate programs. They also provide supervision of a facility or service, keep equipment clean, tidy and well maintained, and handle various customer inquiries.



SISFFIT001 - Provide health screening and 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

HLTAID003 - Provide first aid

HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety

SISFFIT007 - Instruct group exercise sessions

SISFFIT011 - Instruct approved community fitness programs

SISFFIT006 - Conduct fitness appraisals

SISFFIT012 - Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years

Career Outcome

  • Gym instructor
  • Group exercise instructor
  • Fitness instructor

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: Weekly
Duration: 52 weeks
Study mode: Full time

ACE Sports Academy

Police Citizens Youth Club
180 Monaco Street Gold Coast Queensland 4218

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Year 10 or equivalent.

Students from other countries should have country specific requirements equivalent to Australia.

Candidates whose first Language is not English will be required to show some proof of English language proficiency. The following forms are acceptable:

  • IELTS - 5.0
  • TOEFL (paper) - 500
  • TOEFL (computer) - 175
  • TOEIC - 600
  • Cambridge - Face “C”
  • O-Levels English - D7
  • A-Levels English - D8
  • HKCEE Syllabus - D
  • HKALE - D
  • SPM - D7


ACE Sports Academy
Police Citizens Youth Club
180 Monaco Street Gold Coast Queensland 4218