Certificate III in Fitness

National ID: SIS30315
State ID: AWN5
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Pty Ltd

This qualification offers you an interactive and hands-on approach to learning, giving you the knowledge and skills you need to conduct fitness assessments and design and deliver fitness programs that help people achieve their fitness goals.

Delivery Information : Online and work placement

Course description

This qualification offers you an interactive and hands-on approach to learning, giving you the knowledge and skills you need to conduct fitness assessments and design and deliver fitness programs that help people achieve their fitness goals.

Delivery Information : Online and work placement

Campus locations

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Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : Release No. 2.1

Turn your passion for health and fitness into a rewarding career. When you complete the Certificate III in Fitness you'll be on your way to a career as an exercise or gym instructor. You will gain the knowledge and skills to apply anatomy and physiology principles to fitness, assessing fitness levels, health screening, plan and deliver fitness, endurance, and group exercise programs, provide first aid, and workplace safety and health.

Entry Requirements: This qualification under the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package is not suitable for learners under the age of 18.
VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release No. 2.1

Turn your passion for health and fitness into a rewarding career. When you complete the Certificate III in Fitness you'll be on your way to a career as an exercise or gym instructor. You will gain the knowledge and skills to apply anatomy and physiology principles to fitness, assessing fitness levels, health screening, plan and deliver fitness, endurance, and group exercise programs, provide first aid, and workplace safety and health.

Entry Requirements: This qualification under the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package is not suitable for learners under the age of 18.
VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

There's never been a better time to start a career in Fitness

The fitness this industry is growing due an increased importance of healthy lifestyle choices and on completion of this course you will have the skills and training to work in gyms or recreation centres as a Fitness Instructor. You will be able to provide exercise instruction, gym programs, basic nutrition advice, and help people achieve their personal health and fitness goals.

Practical training will be conducted in our fully equipped gym facilities at either the Northbridge or Joondalup campus. You will be required to complete on-the-job experience in our Northbridge gym or by work placement in industry (Joondalup students). This may include early morning, lunchtime or late afternoon shifts outside of normal class time. You will also need to obtain your Senior First Aid certificate with another recognised training provider.

Classes run approximately three days per week from Tuesday to Friday 9am-4pm.

On successful completion of the Certificate III in Fitness you may transition into the Certificate IV in Fitness qualification, which will then allow you to become a fully qualified Personal Trainer.

Course description

There's never been a better time to start a career in Fitness

The fitness this industry is growing due an increased importance of healthy lifestyle choices and on completion of this course you will have the skills and training to work in gyms or recreation centres as a Fitness Instructor. You will be able to provide exercise instruction, gym programs, basic nutrition advice, and help people achieve their personal health and fitness goals.

Practical training will be conducted in our fully equipped gym facilities at either the Northbridge or Joondalup campus. You will be required to complete on-the-job experience in our Northbridge gym or by work placement in industry (Joondalup students). This may include early morning, lunchtime or late afternoon shifts outside of normal class time. You will also need to obtain your Senior First Aid certificate with another recognised training provider.

Classes run approximately three days per week from Tuesday to Friday 9am-4pm.

On successful completion of the Certificate III in Fitness you may transition into the Certificate IV in Fitness qualification, which will then allow you to become a fully qualified Personal Trainer.

Campus locations

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Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to plan and conduct a fitness program and a group exercise class. You will learn about the role of fitness instructors, exercise science and gain an overview of work in the industry. You will learn skills in effective communication, administration and organisation. You will also learn how to analyse risk, respond to emergency situations and maintain equipment. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

This course can be delivered on request at other campuses, please contact North Regional TAFE on 1300 996 573 for more information.

Course description

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to plan and conduct a fitness program and a group exercise class. You will learn about the role of fitness instructors, exercise science and gain an overview of work in the industry. You will learn skills in effective communication, administration and organisation. You will also learn how to analyse risk, respond to emergency situations and maintain equipment. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

This course can be delivered on request at other campuses, please contact North Regional TAFE on 1300 996 573 for more information.

Campus locations

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Does your dream career involve a lot of exercise?

When you complete the Certificate III in Fitness you'll be on your way to a career as an exercise or gym instructor.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to apply anatomy and physiology principles to fitness, assessing fitness levels, health screening, plan and deliver fitness, endurance, and group exercise programs, provide first aid, and workplace safety and health.

Course description

Does your dream career involve a lot of exercise?

When you complete the Certificate III in Fitness you'll be on your way to a career as an exercise or gym instructor.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to apply anatomy and physiology principles to fitness, assessing fitness levels, health screening, plan and deliver fitness, endurance, and group exercise programs, provide first aid, and workplace safety and health.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

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 Aqua Exercise Instruction deliver water-based exercise sessions designed for participation by a group of clients. Sessions may be freestyle, pre-choreographed or circuit style. They also have the skills to rescue a client in distress, and an appropriate level of pool deck fitness and endurance. 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.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

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 Aqua Exercise Instruction deliver water-based exercise sessions designed for participation by a group of clients. Sessions may be freestyle, pre-choreographed or circuit style. They also have the skills to rescue a client in distress, and an appropriate level of pool deck fitness and endurance. 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.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

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