Certificate iii in fitness

  • 12 MONTH


  • 5 JUL 2021



The SIS30315 - Certificate III in Fitness is delivered by our RTO partner Transition Education Australia (RTO: 45692). This qualification is the only one of its kind in Australia specifically created for athletes only. The program involves both scheduled virtual classroom learning activities via Zoom and practical based training and assessment. This program provides athletes with skills and knowledge required to provide fitness programs for individual and groups. This includes screening clients, program writing and delivery of programs, enabling clients to achieve personal health and fitness outcomes. If you wish to pursue a career within the fitness industry after sport, this is the course for you.


Entry Requirements

The following local entry requirements apply to ensure applicants are able to fully engage in the course and have the required learning capacity to meet the course requirements. Learners must:

  • be a professional/ semi professional athlete. This requires students to be contracted to a sporting organisation, be affiliated with an Australian sporting institution or be retired from professional sport within the last 5 years
  • hold a minimum of a School Certificate (or equivalent)
  • be able to commit to the course duration and time commitment

These entry requirements will be confirmed through information collected on the enrolment form including confirmation of the athlete status.  Please note - Transition Education Australia will engage with persons expressing interest in enrolment to discuss their language, literacy and numeracy skills.

Qualification Outcomes

  • 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.
  • A study pathway to the Certificate IV and then Diploma of Fitness or Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management.
  • Preparation for further study and vocational skills with development of study and research skills, language and literacy skills, communication skills, time management, planning and managing projects, interpersonal skills and the development of techniques.
  • Additional outcomes include the attainment of a First Aid Certificate.

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