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Australian College of Sport & Fitness flexible study options and comprehensive fitness education empower students to change their life and the lives or others. If you're serious about becoming a personal trainer, Personal Training Academy's Certificate III & IV in Fitness courses expands the mindset of fitness enthusiasts to become qualified personal trainers.  Best of all, our personal training courses give students the freedom to study at their own pace through an innovative online learning platform. Personal Training Academy's Online and Blended learning options combine the best of easy online access to industry relevant content and flexible, practical workshops where students interact with each other and respected educators to heighten their personal training expertise.

BUT WAIT, theres more! No really there is!
When you enrol into the program/s with PT Academy and mention Cadence Health you'll have the red carpet rolled out for a fantastic special offer on your fees.Cadence Health has worked hard to create a very valuable pathway to a wonderful career. Students and 'friends' of Cadence Health are able to enjoy this offer, simply contact the office for details.


Choose from your preferred method of learning. PT Academy have two flexible study options to suit your situation with face-to-face courses running in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia and their fully online course.


Personal Training Academy RTO Code: 21953 

Nationally Recognised SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness and/or SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness. See for further details relating to this course and provider. Please not that Cadence Health is not the provider we are not an RTO.


The actual fees will depend on the learning option and payment method you opt for. Cadence Health has researched course fees and we know that courses with the PT Academy are very well priced and highly competitive, so along with the partnership offer we are sure you will be extremely pleased. You will require the code from our office which you then take to PT Academy to enrol at the price Cadence Health has negotiated on your behalf


1. Contact our office for details to ensure you get your Cadence Health special deal OR
2. Apply online, no fees are taken, one of our staff will simply contact you with the relevant details to take to the PT Academy



Opt for the best Personal Training Course in the industry
If you're serious about becoming a Personal Trainer then look no further than the PT Academy (PTA). They pride themselves on producing the highest quality graduates world with not just a certificate but the knowledge and skills to build a successful fitness career. 

To become a Personal Trainer you must first complete SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness which qualifies you as a Gym Instructor, then complete SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness to be able to start your own PT business.. 

1. Blended Part Time - Unlimited online access to the world’s best educators via our cutting edge virtual classroom. Learn the industry’s most comprehensive education  through flexible online theory components in your own time. Finish your qualification with a series of practical workshops to expand your knowledge by putting this into practice in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth locations. Weekend options will take you through the newest techniques, introduce you to the latest equipment and offer a great forum for real time feedback from industry experts plus a great chance to answer all your questions.

3. Fully Online - Unlimited access online to the world’s best educators via our cutting edge virtual classroom. Learn the industry’s most comprehensive education through flexible online theory components in your own time. Complete work placement at a gym and location of your choice to experience the industry and gain excellent training and business skills. Simply video your practical assessments and send them to us.



The following units describe the makeup of the course. These are the topics that you will cover in total and gives you a good indication of the content and theme of the course. Certificate III in Fitness and Certificate IV in Fitness covers the following units from the SIS15 Training Package:

SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

BSBRSK401-Identify risk and apply risk management processes
BSBWOR301-Organise personal work priorities and development
HLTAID003-Provide First Aid
HLTWHS001-Participate in workplace health and safety
SISFFIT001-Provide health screening and fitness orientation
SISFFIT002-Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
SISFFIT003-Instruct fitness programs
SISFFIT004-Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT005-Provide healthy eating information
SISFFIT006-Conduct fitness appraisals
SISFFIT014-Instruct exercise to older adults
SISXCAI006-Facilitate Groups
SISXCCS001-Provide quality service
SISXFAC001-Maintain equipment for activities
SISXFAC002-Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities
SISXIND001-Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments


SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness

BSBSMB401-Establish legal and risk
management requirements of small business
BSBSMB403-Market the small business
BSBSMB404-Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB406-Manage small business finance
ICTICT203-Operate application software packages
SISFFIT013-Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
SISFFIT015-Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context
SISFFIT016-Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
SISFFIT017-Instruct long-term exercise programs
SISFFIT018-Promote functional movement capacity
SISFFIT019-Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT020-Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
SISFFIT021-Instruct personal training programs
SISFFIT023-Instruct group personal training programs
SISFFIT025-Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
SISFFIT026-Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health program
SISSSTC301A-Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
SISSSTC402A-Develop strength and conditioning programs
SISXCCS003-Address client needs
SISXRES001-Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces






Nationally accredited Certificate III in Fitness and Certificate IV in Fitness

Australian College of Sport & Fitness RTO Code: 91165 offers SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness, and SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness (jointly or individually). Certificate III in Fitness is the 'entry qualification' to work in the fitness industry, this qualifies you to be employed as a gym instructor within a workplace environment. Your qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to be competent and confident in a range of activities and functions requiring autonomous work within a defined range of exercise instruction situations and activities. Work may be undertaken in locations such as gyms, fitness facilities, pools, community facilities and in outdoor environments. Certificate IV in Fitness expands on your options so that you are confident in training individual clients, on a one-on-one basis, this might include older clients and children. You may opt to work for yourself, a small boutique fitness operator or a large gym.


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