Fit Education

Certificate IV in Fitness

Fit Education

Course details

CRICOS course code: 107868C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Build your career in fitness with Fit Education’s Certificate IV in Fitness. This is the industry standard course for personal trainers and sets you up to be able to work anywhere in Australia as a personal trainer or group personal trainer, in and out of the gym.

Our industry-leading Cert IV fitness course blends theory and practice in an exciting and dynamic course that will provide you with comprehensive skills and knowledge across strength and conditioning, as well as personal and group training. You will also learn valuable skills in small business management, so you can confidently start your own business as a personal trainer. Our expert instructors will show you how to keep up-to-date with the latest industry trends, as well as new equipment and techniques to ensure you remain at the top of your game as a personal trainer.

If you are looking for a new career, and have a passion for helping people to achieve their health and fitness goals, then the Certificate IV in Fitness is the course for you. At the completion of this intensive course, you will be able to work independently across Australia, and many other countries, with this nationally recognised qualification.

Who is Cert IV Fitness course for?

The Certificate IV in Fitness is a natural progression from the Certificate III in Fitness and will provide you with more in-depth skills for personal training. Graduates of the Certificate IV in Fitness can start rewarding careers as:

Personal trainer (independently or with a gym)

Group personal trainer

Bootcamp trainer

What you will learn in this course?

Prepare long-term periodised fitness plans

Develop sales and marketing skills

Evaluate the performance of individuals and groups

Apply teaching methods both indoors and outdoors

Strength and conditioning programs

Start your own personal training business

Train adolescents

Work experience with Dundee Kim


Personal Trainer

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: To suit the client/individual
Study mode: Full time

Fit Education

55 Queenscroft Street
Brisbane Queensland 4068

Entry criteria

IELTS requirement of 5.5 or an Australian accredited Certificate IV, or equivalent, and are 18 years or older at time of the course commencing.

Entry to this qualification is open to anyone who has achieved the following units of competency (or a Certificate III in Fitness SIS30315):

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.
SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals.
SISFFIT014 Instruct exercise to older clients.
SISXCCS001 Provide quality service.


Fit Education
55 Queenscroft Street
Brisbane Queensland 4068