Fitness & Personal Trainer Courses

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Become a Fitness Instructor

Your journey to help others begins here. Move Academy will help you motivate others to succeed with their fitness goals.

Dive right into class with one of our experts. We will teach you the basics and get your journey in the fitness industry started.


Our Fitness Instructor course (SIS30315 - Certificate III in Fitness) is delivered online, so you can get qualified without giving up your job, family time or social life. You'll complete the course work at home and train the practical side at your local gym. You'll learn about the principles of exercise, fitness and health; anatomy and physiology; nutrition; supporting clients; and health, safety and welfare in a gym environment. You’ll also learn how to communicate with your clients effectively and how motivate them to stick to an exercise programme. The program will cover all aspects that will enable you to safely and confidently work at a fitness facility at the completion of your qualification.​


Get in touch with us to learn more.

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Become a Personal Trainer

The Move Academy Personal Trainer course (SIS40215 - Certificate IV in Fitness) will teach you the fundamentals so that you can help get others moving.


Becoming a PT isn’t only just about science, exercise, and getting your qualification. It is also about being able to listen better, speak efficiently, relate when appropriate, and show empathy instead of sympathy. In the Move Academy PT program you will learn the principles of anatomy and physiology, nutrition, programming, communication and coaching along with other skills and tools that will allow you to work successfully in any health and fitness environment. This course also provides the perfect foundation for moving on to the higher level Move Academy Coaching course 


The tutors, mentors and master coaches at Move Academy will engage and inspire you to enquire and learn. If you want to elevate yourself, your future business, and your impact in the world, then the best place to start is to become a personal trainer. 

Give us a call today if you want to learn more.

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Become a Personal Trainer - Specialist

Our Diploma in Fitness will take your career as a Personal Trainer to new heights. Boost your career and become an Advanced PT / Gym Manager.

Graduates specialise in Advanced Training and Management and learn to mentor and support a team of fitness professionals in business and technical skills by completing the Diploma of Fitness (SIS50215)

Completing the Diploma of Fitness will teach you how to manage a business, yourself and team members. The next time that opportunity you’ve been waiting for comes along, you will be ready, with all the confidence and competence the Diploma of Fitness can provide!

This is continuing education and personal development designed to lift, challenge and reward you! The Diploma of Fitness qualifies students to deliver advanced exercise programs using the principles of advanced anatomy and physiology and program design and is a pathway to a diverse range of careers in Sports, Fitness and Recreation facilities, aquatic and recreation centres, community fitness hubs, outdoor training zones as well as business ownership

This qualification is perfect for Personal Trainers who want to further their knowledge and career.

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Become a Personal Trainer - Business Plus

If you are dreams are bigger, then this is the program for you. It takes the business opportunity of a personal trainer to the next level. The Business Plus Personal Trainer Program will equip you with all the skills you need to manage or run your own health and fitness business.

The package consists of the Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40215) and Diploma of Business (BSB50120) and will give you all of the skills and confidence you need to ensure your success as a leading professional in the health and fitness industry..

The course includes a work placement in your local club so that you can practice your skills while you learn. Health clubs are always looking for great people and when the club owner finds out you have selected the Business Plus package they will be confident in offering you an opportunity within the club leading to a future role their management team. 

Get your dream career started today!

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Become a Personal Trainer - Business Basics

To ensure your success as a Personal trainer you need to have the business skills to succeed as most of the opportunities are contracting within clubs or running your own PT studio/mobile/ home based business.

Business skills are paramount in today's competitive environment and the Certificate IV in Fitness cover the basics; but if you want to future proof your career as a personal trainer then we suggest you take the PT business package with Move Academy.

This package gives you a Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40215) and the Certificate IV in Business (BSB40120) which will equip you for what you need to get started on the right foot, with the right skills in a real world environment. 

The course includes a work placement in your club or one near you so that you can practice your skills while you learn. When the club manager finds out you have selected PT business package they will be far more confident in offering you an opportunity within the club to thrive as a personal trainer. 

All courses are recognised under the Australian quality framework administered by ASQA 

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