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Certificate III in Fitness

National ID: SIS30315 | State ID: AWN5

 

Do you want to get physical?

In one semester you can gain a Certificate III in Fitness, and work in the fitness industry straight away. The Certificate III teaches you the skills and knowledge required to be a gym instructor and group exercise instructor.

You will be able to assess fitness levels, design effective training programs, and deliver fun, high-energy, group exercise sessions. You will also learn about anatomy, healthy eating, and how to work with older adults and children.

Our graduates are highly regarded in the fitness industry for having depth of knowledge, and well practiced skills that can't be developed during a short course or online.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to:

  • Apply anatomy and physiology principles to fitness

  • Assess fitness levels 

  • Conduct health screening

  • Plan and deliver fitness, endurance, and group exercise programs

  • Provide first aid

  • Understand workplace safety and health

 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Job opportunities may include:

Fitness Instructor, Physical Fitness Trainer, Aerobics Instructor and Gym Instructor

 

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Fitness, Diploma of Remedial Massage

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

North Metro Tafe
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
One semester
Y
Y

North Metro Tafe
Perth
One semester
Y
Y

South Metro Tafe
Murdoch
One semester
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe
Albany
Six months
N
N

South Regional Tafe
Bunbury
Six months
N
N

Entrance requirements

Course Overview

Where Albany
Bunbury
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Murdoch
Perth (Northbridge)
Duration
How Full-Time
When

This qualification provides a pathway to work as an instructor providing exercise instruction for group, aqua or gym programs.

Further study opportunities:

Job opportunities may include:

Fitness Instructor, Physical Fitness Trainer, Aerobics Instructor and Gym Instructor

 

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Fitness, Diploma of Remedial Massage

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

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Page last updated January 28, 2021