Government Funded Fitness Courses

Government Funded Fitness Courses

Fit Education offers the following Government Funded Fitness Course opportunities

Fit Education offers a range of government funding opportunities to help you begin your fitness career. 

We are a VET student loan provider, assisting eligble students with tuition fees, meaning you can jump into your dream career sooner!

Fit Education is also a Skills Assure Supplier, allowing eligible Qld residents to receive funding to study.

VET in Schools program

The VET in Schools program for Queensland students is available to year 10, 11, and 12 high school students.

VETiS funding is available through the SAS Program and is fee-free for students.

These courses allow students to study school-based sports and fitness courses, contributing to their Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) and Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR)

✔ Certificate II in Sport and Recreation (VETiS funding available to

Queensland students)

✔ Certificate II in Sport Coaching (VETiS funding available to Queensland


(Concessional and Non-Concessional Student Co-Contribution Fee: No Contribution Fee). Skills Assure Supplier.

Traineeships and Apprenticeships

Traineeships and apprenticeships in Certificate III in Fitness are available for Queenslanders. 

These programs allow you to gain industry experience by working in gyms, fitness, and community facilities, providing paid, on-the-job training to become a fitness

Fit Education is an approved Skills Assured Supplier for Certificate III in Fitness traineeships and is proud of its many school-based trainees and the great results they have achieved.

(Concessional and Non-Concessional Student Co-Contribution Fee: No Contribution Fee). Skills Assure Supplier.

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Certificate 3 Guarantee program

Certificate 3 Guarantee program for Queensland residents. (Concessional and Non-Concessional Student Co-Contribution Fee: $800). Skills Assure Supplier.

VET Student Loan

Fit Education is a VSL-approved RTO. The Commonwealth Government VSL (VET Student Loan) funding is available for the Diploma of Sport, which allows you to level up your skillset. 

Contact our team to find out if you are eligible contact our careers team.

Why Study With Fit Education

We don’t just teach fitness, we live and breathe it. Fit Education focuses on educating, leading and motivating people to choose a healthier lifestyle.

We aim to help our students become the best health and fitness professionals they can be.

Fit Education makes it easier than ever to launch your career in Fitness!

Fit Education is a Skilled Assure Supplier
Fit Education is a Skills Assure supplier with the Queensland Qovernment and is Industry-recognised, opening doors to employment opportunities.

VET student loan funding for eligible students

Fit Education graduates are held in high regard
86% were employed or enrolled in further study after training.

Study Online Anywhere at Anytime
Study on any device at your pace (Cloud Access)

Dedicated training assessor
Access to your dedicated training assessor 8 am – 4 pm, Monday to Friday

72-hour assessment turnaround
You won’t wait for weeks for results like other RTO’s

Expert Trainers
5-day practical workshops led by some of the best trainers in QLD

Frequently Asked Questions

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To be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program, an individual must:

  • Not hold or be currently undertaking a Certificate III or higher level qualification. This does not include Certificate III qualifications completed while at secondary school.
  • Be 15 years of age or older.
  • Have finished secondary school or left school.
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident residing in Queensland, or New Zealand citizen permanently residing in Queensland (i.e. a person with a New Zealand Passport who can also produce documentary evidence of a Queensland residential address).

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

Contact Fit Education to check your eligibility for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program and find out more about the $800 co-contribution fee.

Vocational Education and Training in Schools (VETiS) is a program that enables students to gain nationally recognised qualifications while at school. Students learn skills and knowledge required for specific industries.

VETiS can be undertaken in years 10, 11 and 12, and can count towards the Queensland Certificate of Education. VETiS funded by the VET investment budget is fee-free for students.

Fit Education is an approved RTO for the Certificate II in Sport and Recreation as part of the VETiS program.

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

School-based apprenticeships and traineeships allow high school students – typically Years 11 and 12 – to work with an employer as paid employees, while studying for their senior certificate. At the same time, students undertake a training qualification with a supervising registered training organisation chosen by both the employer and the student.

A school-based apprentice’s or trainee’s employment and/or training arrangements must impact on their school timetable for the program to be considered school based.

Fit Education is an approved pre-qualified supplier for Certificate III in Fitness traineeships. Fit Education is proud of their many school based trainees and the great results they have achieved.

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

Please complete the enrolment forms and eligibility checks below for government funded fitness courses:

Check out our other FAQ’s here