Certificate IV in Fitness

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It reflects the role of personal trainers who have specialist skills to train individual clients, or groups of clients, on a one-on-one or group basis, to improve health-related components of fitness in relatively low risk situations including training of older clients and children.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III in Fitness or hold current Fitness Australia Instructor Registration plus current First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate.

Structure:

20 units: 12 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years; Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context; Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour; Instruct long-term exercise programs; Promote functional movement capacity; Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming; plus more. Elective: Present, secure and support sales solutions; Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business; Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff; plus more.

Related Careers:

Fitness Instructor,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hunter - Gosford No Full time
Illawarra - Shellharbour No
Northern Sydney - St Leonards No
Hunter - Singleton No
North Coast - Kingscliff Yes Full time 0.5 year
Northern Sydney - Northern Beaches Yes Full time 1 year
South Western Sydney - Macquarie Fields Yes Part time
North Coast - Coffs Harbour Education Centre No
Northern Sydney - Meadowbank Yes Full time 1 year
South Western Sydney - Macquarie Fields Yes Full time 0.5 year
North Coast - Port Macquarie Yes Full time 0.5 year
Western Sydney - Nepean Yes Full time 0.5 year
New England - Tamworth No
Western Sydney - Nepean Yes Part time
Sydney - Randwick No
Western - Bathurst No
Hunter - Newcastle Yes Full time 1 year
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer hundreds of courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students.  When you study at TAFE NSW, you’re never alone. You can get help and assistance with nearly every aspect of your study life - from study support and student resources, to counselling, guidance, and help finding jobs or accommodation.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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