This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It reflects the role of personal trainers who have specialised skills to train individual clients, or groups of clients, on a one-on-one or group basis, to improve health-related components of fitness in relatively low risk situations. They will learn to plan, conduct and evaluate exercise training; provide leadership and guidance to clients and other staff; and deal with unpredictable situations.

Course Fee:

$1,750.00

Entry Requirements:

Entry to this qualification is open to those who hold a current first aid qualification and current CPR certificate; completion of required prerequisite units: Provide health screening and fitness orientation; Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations; Instruct fitness programs; Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming; Provide healthy eating information; Conduct fitness appraisals; Instruct exercise to older clients; Provide quality service.

Structure:

20 units: 12 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years; Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context; Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour; Promote functional movement capacity; Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals; Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients; plus more. Electives: Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business; Monitor and manage small business operations; Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Develop strength and conditioning programs; plus more.

Related Careers:

Fitness Instructor,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Perth No info Yes
Perth No info Yes Full time
Perth No info Yes Part time
Perth No info Yes
Adelaide No info Yes Online
Adelaide No info Yes
Adelaide No info Yes Full time
Adelaide No info Yes Part time
Adelaide No info Yes
Brisbane No info Yes
Brisbane No info Yes Full time
Brisbane No info Yes Part time
Brisbane No info Yes
Canberra No info Yes
Canberra No info Yes Full time
Canberra No info Yes Part time
Canberra No info Yes
Parramatta No info Yes
Parramatta No info Yes Full time
Parramatta No info Yes Part time
Parramatta No info Yes
St Leonards No info Yes
St Leonards No info Yes Full time
St Leonards No info Yes Part time
St Leonards No info Yes
Established in 2000, The Australian Institute of Fitness is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO ID: 121508) that offers courses in fitness, nutrition, massage therapy and business.

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