Online Trainer Short Course

Online Trainer Short Course

Outcome: Expended knowledge in online training 

Career: Complimentary knowledge for Personal Trainers

Study methods: Online

Payment methods: Pay up-front 

Gain 3 CEC points with this course through Aus Active

Things to consider:

  • Demand for flexibility
  • Tracking fitness progress
  • Online and in person combinations
  • Support through online communities
  • Small group training


Online Trainer Short Course for Personal Trainers

Expand your knowledge and support your clients with online training by studying the Fit Education Online Trainer Short Course. 

Designed by personal trainers for personal trainers, this course is aimed at helping you build a base knowledge of online training to help you with your business. Personal trainers who work with new technology rather than viewing it as a threat to their existence will benefit both their clients and their businesses. From the increase in fitness wearables such as Garmins, Fitbits and Apple Watches, to remote diet and exercise consultations, there are now numerous ways that people can use technology to help them achieve their fitness goals. 

With this evolution comes a change in the way people seek assistance from fitness professionals. In a technology-heavy world, we’re seeing more flexible options. It is important to adapt to the changes, embrace what is now available and be aware of where it’s headed in the near future.

There are many ways to offer fitness online. The options are endless when it comes to what to offer, how to package it, what to charge, how to spend your time, and the ways to work with clients.

What You'll Learn

  • Technology
  • Bringing Personal Training Online
  • Training Package Inclusions
  • Application forms
  • Response Emails
  • Welcome Packages
  • The Online Personal Training Program
  • Running Zoom Fitness Sessions
  • Measuring Progress
  • Offering Client Support
  • FAQ
  • Renewing clients
  • Pricing
  • Legalities
  • Productivity
  • Video Libraries
  • Eating disorders
  • Online Software
  • Templates

Training and assesment

Our courses are delivered online to you, no matter where you are located. There are 23 elements included within the Nutrition Short Course, with all resources required to complete the course available in your student study portal. A trainer is assigned to you for guidance throughout the course and will grade your assessments. Visit for answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Why study a Online Trainer Short Course

Our courses are delivered by personal trainers for personal trainers Once you complete your course, you will receive a certificate of completion outlining the units and have a broader knowledge of nutrition to help inform your clients of healthier food choices.

In 2019 Fit Education graduates:

  • 96.6% were employed or enrolled in further study after training.
  • 92.0% were satisfied with the overall quality of their training.
  • 91.2% would recommend the training and 93.3% would recommend their training provider.
  • 94.4% achieved their main reason for doing the training.


(NCVER Report 2019)