Course details

CRICOS course code: 096774D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Are you on the path to becoming a specialist within the fitness industry? Step up your career or start your own business and become a personal trainer with the Certificate IV in Fitness. Learn to work with groups, one-on-one or to improve health-related components of fitness in low risk situations. Discover more about nutrition and how to collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context. If you’re personally motivated and want to see the fire in your client’s eyes, then this program will bring you independence; whether that’s at a fitness centre, gym, aquatic and community centres, open spaces or your own facility.

Students will need to achieve competency in the following units/structure to gain the Certificate IV in Fitness qualification: understand your business BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations market small business BSBSMB403 Market the small Business rip in SISSSTC301A Instruct strength and conditioning techniques SISSSTC402A Develop strength and conditioning programs you can do it SISFFIT013 Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years SISFFIT020 Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals safety first HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety SISXRES001 Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces take the c off chips and what do you get? SISFFIT025 Recognize the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients SISFFIT026 Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program. the customer is not always right SISXCCS003 Address client needs it’s not a sprint; it’s a marathon SISFFIT023 Instruct group personal training programs SISFFIT017 Instruct long-term exercise programs SISFFIT016 Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behavior listen to the doc SISFFIT015 Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context let’s move SISFFIT021 Instruct personal training programs SISFFIT019 Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming SISFFIT018 Promote functional movement capacity money maker BSBMB406 Manage small business finances.


  • Personal Trainer
  • Health Professional
  • Gym Owner/Management
  • Special Needs Training Specialist

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: 10 February 2020
02 March 2020
16 March 2020
Duration: 54 weeks (Study weeks: 38 weeks; Supervised study weeks: 4 weeks;... Read more54 weeks (Study weeks: 38 weeks; Supervised study weeks: 4 weeks; Holidays: 12 weeks)
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)

Entrepreneur Education

3240 Surfers Paradise Boulevard
L1-4 Chevron Renaissance Gold Coast Queensland 4217

Entry criteria

Students must provide evidence of successful completion of:

Certificate IV or Diploma requires a minimum of Year 12 OR a minimum of a Certificate III level qualification or higher


Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who hold the following units of competency from the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness:

HLTAID003 Provide first Aid (must be current)

SISFFIT001 Provide health screening and fitness orientation

SISFFIT002 Recognise and apply exercise considerations

SISFFIT003 Instruct fitness programs

SISFFIT004 Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT005 Provide healthy eating information

SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals

SISFFIT014 Instruct exercise to older clients

SISXCCS001 Provide quality service

English Entry Requirement

Students must pass a minimum of one of the following English Requirements:

  • Upper Intermediate Certificate or higher
  • Certificate IV level or higher qualification in Australia
  • IELTS 5.5-6, FCE Grade B or C, CAE 160-179, TOEFL 72-94, TOEIC 400-485 (listening), 385-450 (reading)
  • Entrepreneur Education English Test


Entrepreneur Education
3240 Surfers Paradise Boulevard
L1-4 Chevron Renaissance Gold Coast Queensland 4217