TAFE Queensland

Certificate III in Fitness / Certificate IV in Fitness

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 090877A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Take the next step in fitness with this entry-level dual qualification and become a personal trainer. Demand for qualified personal trainers is set to expand by as much as 25,000 new positions within the next five years. With this level of growth, demand for skilled fitness practitioners will be high.

You will learn how to instruct personal training programs, group personal training, and exercise for older clients. You will also get the hands-on skills and knowledge needed to operate your own small personal training business.

Successfully completing this dual qualification will give you the ability to set yourself apart in the fitness industry. You'll be equipped to seek employment as a personal trainer, exercise instructor or expand into your own personal training business.

Units

The successful achievement of the two qualifications requires you to complete all core and 14 elective units from the list below.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning.

COURSE OUTCOME

SIS30315 / SIS40215 Certificate III in Fitness / Certificate IV in Fitness

JOB PROSPECTS

  • Personal Trainer
  • Aqua Exercise Instructor
  • Group Exercise Instructor
  • Gymnasium Instructor

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 7,800 Per Year
Start date: 12 July 2021
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Full time
Address

TAFE Queensland

South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 7,800 Per Year
Start date: 12 July 2021
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Full time
Address

Mooloolaba Campus

34 Lady Musgrave Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4557
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 7,800 Per Year
Start date: 12 July 2021
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Ashmore Campus

Corner Heeb Street and Benowa Road
Gold Coast Queensland 4214
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 10 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion.

Students must hold a current First Aid and CPR Certificate and successfully complete 8 pre-requisite units included in the Certificate III in Fitness prior to commencing Certificate IV in Fitness

Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age. Student visa applicants under the age of 18 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Home Affairs.

Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other; TOEFL: PBT score of 506; iBT score of 46 with 4 in Reading /Learning and 14 in writing /speaking; PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English) overall score of 42 with Reading /Learning /writing /speaking score of 42; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) score of 162.

Address

TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia