Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Meets membership requirements for Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine.
Over 18 years of age & Year 12 or equivalent
30 hours in total
Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.
Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers specialises in hands-on fitness education delivered by industry professionals.
When you study with Australian Institute of Personal Trainers, you’ll have access to:
You can study online and complete your practical training in a gym near you, or fast-track your studies with face-to-face delivery at one of Australian Institute of Personal Trainers' campuses around Australia.
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers Pty Ltd (RTO 32363) trading as Australian Institute of Personal Trainers.
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including whether you are an Australian resident or your chosen payment option. To find out more, contact the course provider.
If you pay for the course using a VET FEE-HELP government loan, you need to:
Become trained in:
You will gain hands-on experience through 30 hours of supervised practical placement in an approved healthcare environment.
You will need to arrange your own placement and must hold a current Working with Children Check.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to advise, evaluate and carry out customer service strategies.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to create systems and process to organise information and prioritise tasks.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage programs with a health and wellbeing focus. The unit addresses management of the range of programs that would typically be associated with health and wellbeing, such as stress management, smoking cessation, exercise and Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs).
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
*Learners are required to obtain this competency through another provider, as part of this qualification.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required for workers to participate in safe work practices to ensure both their own health and safety, and that of others. The unit applies to all workers who require knowledge of workplace health and safety (WHS) to carry out their own work, either under direct supervision or with some individual responsibility.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to communicate effectively with clients, colleagues, management and other industry providers. This unit applies to a range of health and community service contexts where workers may communicate face-to-face, in writing or using digital media, and work with limited responsibility under direct or indirect supervision.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to obtain and interpret information about a client’s health status and to check a client’s physical health. It requires a detailed knowledge of anatomy and physiology.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work within the health care system and engage effectively with other health professionals, including writing referral reports.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to research information about compliance and ethical practice responsibilities, before developing and monitoring policies and procedures to meet those responsibilities.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to educate and inform clients on food principles and nutrition science. The unit covers approaches to inform clients and customers on products, services and self-care practices in relation to fundamental principles of diet and nutrition.
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide weight management nutrition advice. The unit covers the application of body composition assessment techniques and the detailing of nutritional approaches for weight gain or loss for clients. Supporting weight management clients is to be achieved by providing relevant nutritional advice, in collaboration with medical and allied health professionals.
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide specific nutrition and supplement advice to physically active individuals, athletes and sports people. This includes providing advice on effective foods and compliant products for persons participating in sports and exercise activities, with variances for individual training, competition and recovery needs.
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to advise on the specialised nutritional requirements of clients from various age groups or with diet-related diseases. This involves identifying clients from specific populations, adhering to scope of practice for nutritional advisors and effectively referring when required. Supporting clients from specific populations is to be achieved by providing relevant nutritional advice in collaboration with medical and allied health professionals.
* First aid requirement:
This course requires you to complete a first aid course. You will need to organise to complete this training through an RTO such as St Johns Ambulance or Australian Red Cross.
Once enrolled you will have free access to member only information and resources with the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ALSM).
After graduation, you'll be eligible for membership of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine.