Certificate IV in Fitness

TAFE SA

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
Regency Yes Full time 9 months
Regency Yes Part time 18 months
TAFE SA is South Australia's largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia. It is also a registered higher education provider. More than one million students have studied with us since we were established in 1971. Each year, we accept more than 70,000 student enrolments and deliver training at over 300 locations right across South Australia. Our courses cover more than 80 areas of industry and activity, with flexible delivery options that suit the needs of our students. The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) Student Outcomes Survey findings in 2017 showed that 87% of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying, and 89% of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training. These results are fantastic for students, and they also demonstrate our significant contribution to building a skilled, sustainable workforce for the state of South Australia. TAFE SA is responsive to the needs of employers, working with industry groups to deliver relevant, high quality training that aligns with contemporary career opportunities. International students from more than 70 countries choose to study at TAFE SA for the quality of education and support they receive, as well as the enviable South Australian lifestyle.

Provider CRICOS: 00092B

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