Certificate III in Fitness

Certificate III in Fitness

Cert III in Fitness

The Certificate III in Fitness is the minimum requirement for anyone looking to work as a gym instructor across Australia, with graduates also finding work as fitness instructors and group exercise instructors.

Our comprehensive course offers everything you need to become a fully qualified fitness professional and help others make a change in their lives. Fit Education’s all-star team ensure that the knowledge you gain extends far beyond the minimum requirements of Cert III in fitness. Our goal is to turn you into a confident, fully qualified fitness instructor.

This comprehensive course combines a strong theoretical framework with hands-on practical experience across a range of areas from health screening, to nutrition, motivation and design of exercise programs. Once you graduate, you will be ready to start working as a fully qualified fitness instructor, both here and overseas. To start your Cert III fitness online course call today or send us an enquiry form.

 

Who is this course for?

If you have a passion for health and fitness, and a desire to really make a difference in people’s lives, then Fit Education’s Certificate III in Fitness if for you. This course is perfect for anyone looking to launch a new career in the growing fitness industry, and those seeking to learn about the latest techniques for helping others to reach their fitness goals.

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Entry requirements

You don’t need a specific fitness level or prior fitness knowledge to acquire the Certificate III in Fitness.
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Do You Want To Get Your Cert III Fitness Online?

Well, with the help of Fit Education you can now study an excellent professional curriculum at your own pace wherever you are. In only twelve months you will learn from and be assessed by some of the best fitness professionals in the industry who are on hand to guide you through the course work and get you fully qualified. We have been training students in fitness and health for over a decade and we have helped launch the careers of a multitude of graduates now working and excelling in the field today. Our courses are fully accredited and recognised throughout Australia and many parts of Europe, meaning that by taking one of our courses you will be able to find work across the globe.

Take The First Step On The Fitness Instruction Ladder

The cert III in fitness is the foundation of most professional roles within sports fitness and health. It is the industry standard to work as a fitness instructor or group exercise instructor in every state across Australia. This course provides you with a theoretical framework and hands-on practical experience across a broad range of areas from health screening, to nutrition, motivation and design of exercise programs. If you have a desire to help people improve their health and physical fitness or unlock their full sporting potential, then this course will enable you to pursue your interests professionally and make a real difference in the lives of others. Fit Education doesn’t just teach you the basic required competencies; we delve deeper and ensure our students have a much stronger understanding and have greater confidence in their abilities as fitness instructors.

What You Can Get Out Of Certificate III

This course is delivered over 8 modules that students study online in their own time. There are also practical workshops where students demonstrate their practical skills in the presence of a professional instructor who assesses their competency and progress. These sessions are organised for all students taking the course online in Queensland, Newcastle and Melbourne and they are a great opportunity to seek extra hands-on guidance through particular elements of the course work. By studying the cert III in fitness you can expect to:

  • Learn how to conduct health screenings
  • Instruct community fitness programs
  • Teach anatomy and physiology
  • Provide healthy dietary information to clients
  • Test a client’s fitness level
  • Inspire clients
  • Design and implement exercise programs
  • Start helping people achieve their personal fitness goals

Become A Fitness Instructor The Right Way

If you are interested in Fit Education’s certificate III in fitness online then you may also be interested in certificate IV as well. We offer great course discounts when you combine the cert 3 and cert IV together. By doing so you can save money and time while also climbing further up the fitness career ladder as you will qualify to work as a personal trainer or a strength and conditioning coach. For more information why not check out our website where you can download our brochure, review our courses in detail and get in touch with us about further detail.

Are You Considering Getting A Certificate In Fitness?

If so, then congratulations! Working towards a qualification in fitness is a great way to position yourself for a job that can be as rewarding as it is enjoyable. At Fit Education we know this for a fact having trained and assessed the very best instructors and trainers working today. Since 2004 we have been taking on students interested in a career in sports development, physiotherapy and health and fitness. Over that time we have gone from strength to strength as we acquired new techniques and practices and applied them to our training programs. Today we boast some of the most comprehensive and accessible courses available anywhere. Regardless of your prior training or education, we have the perfect training courses to put you on the right track and branch out into your ideal fitness career.

Put Your Foot On The Fitness Ladder

The certificate three in fitness is the perfect course for anyone with an interest in health and fitness who has the desire to find a career in the industry. This course covers the fundamental basics and provides students with a solid framework from which they can pursue further studies and specialised subjects. This course can be studied in a classroom environment or remotely through self-initiated online coursework. No previous qualifications of training are required in order to study the certificate three and once you have passed the assessments, you can begin looking for work as a gym instructor. This course covers modules such as:

  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Orientation, Health Screening and Fitness Assessment
  • Healthy Eating
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Specific Populations
  • Group Exercise

We Pride Ourselves On Creating Your Success

Our aim is to produce graduates that are in demand ready to work right away. We combine highly practical courses with a strong theoretical background to guarantee your success in handling health and fitness-related questions on a daily basis. Fit Education graduates have great job opportunities waiting for them. We have worked with many professional sporting teams, including the Australian Wallabies, Brisbane Broncos, Queensland Reds, Brisbane Bullets, North Queensland Cowboys, London Irish Rugby, London Broncos, Bordeaux Beagles, and Fulham Football Club. Furthermore, we provide consultancy to many corporate clients and secondary schools on a range of health & fitness topics. With Fit Education your future career and progress in health and fitness are in the very best hands.

Government funding available for the Certificate III in Fitness

Are you eligible? Each state and territory have their own eligibility and qualification requirements for the Certificate III in Fitness helping individuals enter the workforce. Contact us on 1300348338 to discuss your eligibility for funding to reduce your course fees.

Get Your Future Career Started The Right Way

In health and fitness, it is important to establish effective exercise programs that are tailored to the needs of the client, but it is even more important that the regime is followed correctly all the way through. If not then this can lead to poor results. We believe that this same principle extends to health and fitness students; it is essential to select the right course and learning method, but it is just as important to follow the work through to completion. At Fit Education our instructors and lecturers are on hand to advise and guide students at every stage of their course. If you take a certificate III in fitness with us, we can guarantee you will receive the necessary support to get your qualification.

Fit Education provides personal training, strength and conditioning and instructors courses. View our certificate III and IV outline or our diplomas, for the more advanced courses.

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  • Course: Certificate III in Fitness (Cert 3 in Fitness)
  • Course code: SIS30315
  • Outcome: Nationally Recognised Training
  • Career: Gym Instructor / Group Exercise Instructor
  • Study methods: Online, on campus, or a combination of both
  • Payment methods: Pay up-front (discounts apply) or flexible payment plan

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What you will learn in this course

Detailed Course Breakdown

  • Learn how to conduct a health screening
  • Teach anatomy and physiology
  • Test a client’s fitness level
  • Design exercise programs
  • Instruct community fitness programs
  • Provide healthy eating information to clients
  • Motivate clients
  • Start helping people achieve their fitness goals

Course Modules

Individual Units

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Training and assessment

Our courses are delivered online to you, no matter where you are located. There are 8 modules included within the Certificate III in Fitness, 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.

Need extra help in your local area? Let us connect you with a mentor in your area today. Visit https://fiteducation.edu.au/faqs/ for answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Our Flexible Study Formats

  • Full-time face-to-face learning at our Brisbane campus (Seasonal)
  • Blended learning, combining face-to-face learning and online study
  • Online studying

Your preferred study mode may influence the duration of the course.

Costs

Certificate III in Fitness (online study):

  • Upfront – $1,995
  • Payment Plan – $2,495 (payable over 12 months)

 

Package deal: Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness

Cert 3 & 4 in Fitness (online study):

  • Upfront – $2,990
  • Payment Plan – $3,495 (payable over 12 months)

 

Note:  Course fees do not include the cost of the HLTAID003 First Aid and CPR  course component which is a requirement to complete the qualification.

Why study Cert III in fitness online with Fit Education?

Our Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315) course is delivered from the National Training Package (SIS – Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package). It is nationally recognised and Austudy approved.

Once you complete your course, you can register with Fitness Australia and work anywhere in Australia as a fully qualified fitness instructor, gym instructor or group fitness instructor.

Want to work abroad? So far, our courses have helped people find work in England, Scotland, Portugal, and New Zealand.

"I did my certificate 3 and 4 with these guys and honestly could not recommend them more highly"

I’m doing my Cert 3 and 4 with these guys and I recommend these guys highly! Not only did their practical instructor guide me through the practicals thoroughly but he also made sure to clear up all my doubts and did a great job of clarifying. The staff are also super friendly and understanding. Great environment to learn and grow!”

Nadun Hettiarachchi

 

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