Certificate III in Fitness


This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It reflects the role of instructors who perform a range of activities and functions within the fitness industry with some level of autonomy in a controlled environment such as fitness, leisure, aquatic and community centres.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


16 units: 9 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide health screening and fitness orientation; Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations; Instruct fitness programs; Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming; Provide healthy eating information; plus more. Elective: Provide first aid; Perform basic water rescues; Instruct water-based fitness activities; plus more.

Further information:

Applicants must possess Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication, and numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. Students who do not possess these skills to the level required will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the required skills.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03041M

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TasTAFE have a range of flexible and supported learning options available around the state to ensure that education and training programs suit individual learning styles, interests and business training needs. These options include online, workplace, self-paced, distance and evening classes, as well as onsite-training for business clients and apprentices.

Provider CRICOS: 03041M

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