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SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness

SIS40221 Certificate IV in Fitness

National ID SIS40221 State ID BHE3

Focus on fitness

If you have a passion for health and fitness and want to help others achieve a healthier lifestyle, Personal Training is the career for you.

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When Semester 2, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Focus on fitness, indoors, outdoors or even online

If you have a passion for health and fitness and want to help others achieve a healthier lifestyle, Personal Training is the career for you.
The Certificate IV in Fitness provides you with the skills and knowledge to begin your career as a Personal Trainer. Learn how to develop safe and effective programs for a range of clients, including older adults, disabilities, teens, sports performance and general populations. You could find yourself working for independent gyms, council run recreation centres, sporting clubs, private companies, or as a self employed sole trader delivering customised one-on-one or group training.
Practical training will be conducted in fully equipped gym facilities located at our Perth campus, as well as various outdoor venues.

Why choose North Metro TAFE? Many gyms employ our fitness graduates.  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.

  • 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

I have the following attributes:

  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Physically fit and active
  • Passionate about helping others achieve their health & fitness goals
  • Enthusiastic, energetic & customer-focused individual
  • Able to cope with physical and psychological demands of the job
  • Exceptional multi-tasking skills and “can do” attitude

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 2, 2024


Duration 1 Semester
When Semester 2, 2024
Where Perth
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $4,292.40
(Tuition fee* $4,172.40 + Resource fee $120.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $1,376.85
(Tuition fee* $1,256.85 + Resource fee $120.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822


National ID Unit title
SISFFIT044 Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for older clients
SISFFIT051 Establish and maintain professional practice for fitness instruction
CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
SISFFIT041 Develop personalised exercise programs
SISFFIT042 Instruct personalised exercise sessions
SISFFIT043 Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for body composition goals
SISFFIT053 Support healthy eating for individual fitness clients
SISFFIT045 Develop and instruct personalised exercise programs for adolescent clients
SISFFIT049 Use exercise science principles in fitness instruction
SISFFIT050 Support exercise behaviour change
National ID Unit title
SISXCAI009 Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
SISXCAI005 Conduct individualised long-term training programs
BSBCMM411 Make presentations
BSBESB301 Investigate business opportunities
SISFFIT034 Assess client movement and provide exercise advice
BSBESB404 Market new business ventures
SISXIND006 Conduct sport, fitness or recreation events

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