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SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness

National ID: SIS40215 | State ID: AWN7

Personal Trainer 9-month program

If you want to become a Personal Trainer but you haven’t completed SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness, then this 9 month program will help you achieve your goal faster. After completing the selected pre requisite units in the first 10 weeks of training, you will then begin the Certificate IV in Fitness providing you with the skills, knowledge and competencies to begin your career as a Personal Trainer. Practical training will be conducted in our gym facilities, as well as various outdoor venues.

Why choose North Metro TAFE? Many gyms employ our fitness graduates. Our fully equipped gym in the heart of Northbridge is an awesome place to learn. You will work with real clients and start building your own networks with work placement. Our highly experienced and passionate lecturers will provide you with a great start to your career in the fitness industry.

    Begin by completing these pre-requisite units from SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

    • SISFFIT001  Provide health screening and fitness orientation
    • SISFFIT002  Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
    • SISFFIT003  Instruct fitness programs
    • SISFFIT004  Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
    • SISFFIT005  Provide healthy eating information
    • SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals
    • SISFFIT014  Instruct exercise to older clients
    • SISXCCS001  Provide quality service
    • *HLTAID003  Provide first aid  
      *You will also need to obtain your Senior First Aid certificate with another recognised training provider.
    Gain these skills
    • Deliver fitness programs to older adults, children and people with specific needs
    • Advanced strength and conditioning techniques and programming
    • Use a wide range of indoor and outdoor equipment in fitness programs
    • Work with allied health professionals
    • Sales and marketing to build your own client base or business
    Is this course right for me?

    I have the following attributes:

    • Confident, enthusiastic, and driven individual
    • Excellent physical fitness
    • High level of integrity
    • Outstanding customer service and people skills
    • Excellent time management, organisational and problem solving ability



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    Entrance Requirements

    Course requirements

    Work placement

    Important information

    Job opportunities

    How to apply

    Entrance Requirements
    School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
    C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
    Course requirements

    You will need to obtain your Senior First Aid certificate with another recognised training provider.

    Work placement

    You will be required to complete on-the-job experience in industry, this may include early morning, lunchtime or late afternoon shifts outside of normal class time.

    Important information

    The qualification does not provide the skills and knowledge for an individual to provide advice or exercise instruction to high risk clients, other than to refer the client to an appropriate medical or allied health professional.

    Classes are conducted face to face over 3 to 4 days (Tuesday – Friday) each week.

    Job opportunities
    • Personal Trainer

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus - Term 1 Intake

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    Units

    Overview
    Duration 9 month/s
    When Semester 1, 2020
    Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
    How On campus
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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus - Term 2 Intake

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    Overview
    Duration 9 month/s
    When Semester 1, 2020
    Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
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    Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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    Overview
    Duration 9 month/s
    When Semester 1, 2020
    Where Perth (Northbridge)
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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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    Overview
    Duration 9 month/s
    When Semester 2, 2019
    Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
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    Course enquiry

    Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Page last updated September 17, 2019