Diploma of Fitness


This course has been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge for competency in a range of activities and functions within the fitness industry, including working collaboratively with medical and allied health professionals in a range of settings. It will enable you to provide exercise training to individual clients with specific needs including older clients and children with chronic conditions. The advanced skills and knowledge acquired through this course enhances the quality of personal training for a variety of fitness goals ranging from general fitness, strength and conditioning, through to and including those with stable chronic conditions.

Entry Requirements:

You must have at least 1 year of experience in the fitness industry; a Certificate IV in Fitness; AND Satisfactory demonstration of reading, writing and numeracy skills by undertaking the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA)


5 core units plus 13 electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Conduct health promotion activities; Apply evidence-based practice to exercise programs; Apply anatomy and physiology to advanced personal training; Instruct advanced exercise programs; Implement injury prevention strategies. Specialist: Fitness Service Coordination; Management. Plus electives.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00092B

Related Careers:

Fitness Instructor,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Regency No info No Part time 1.5 years
TAFE SA is South Australia's largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia. It is also a registered higher education provider.

More than one million students have studied with TAFE SA since they were established in 1971. Each year, they deliver more than 1,300 courses to over 80,000 students right across South Australia. Courses cover more than 80 areas of industry and activity, with flexible delivery options that suit the needs of students.

International students from more than 70 countries choose to study at TAFE SA for the quality of education and support they receive, as well as the enviable South Australian lifestyle.

Provider CRICOS: 00092B

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