Kickstart a successful career as a Personal Trainer with a Certificate IV in Fitness

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Course Title & Code:

SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness

timeline:

12 months course access

delivery:

Online through our interactive study portal

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You’ll also get our Bonus PT Business Success Course (value $995) that teaches you how to get hired, get clients, transform lives and earn great money.

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Our expert team of Tutors, Career Advisors, Admin & IT support staff are here to guide you through your course and are passionate about helping you succeed!

Certificate IV in Fitness course overview

The SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness qualifies you to become a Personal Trainer.

Studying the Certificate IV in Fitness provides you with real tangible skills to make your passion for fitness your dream career. With no compromise between the practical and theoretical components of fitness, you’ll have an expert base of knowledge, and the skills to build your business as a Personal Trainer.

Through Onfit Training College’s innovative learning platform, you’re able to progress through the course at your own pace, using interactive lessons designed specifically for online learning.

Our ‘Circle of Support’ program means you’ll be supported by our entire team of expert Tutors, IT and Admin support staff . There are a variety of ways you can receive help, including phone, email, screen share sessions and video chat tutorials. Our support services also extend to weekends and after hours, to suit busy lifestyles. 

Certificate IV in Fitness course overview

Career pathways with a Certificate IV in Fitness

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Being a Personal Trainer is the most popular career in the fitness industry. You’ll have a hands-on role in helping your clients reach their health & fitness goals. 

What does this involve? 

  • Assess a client’s current fitness level and goals
  • Develop personalised programs
  • Teach your client safe and effective exercise technique 
  • Motivate your clients to help them stay on track
  • Assess and adapt programs as your clients progress

Boot Camp Instructor

As a qualified Personal Trainer you can take your PT skills outdoors and get more clients moving! Boot camps and group exercise sessions are a sought-after service from clients, providing a high-energy, motivating environment to help your clients get the best results. By servicing clients in groups you’ll also offer a cost-effective option that gives you a great financial return.

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Business owner career outcome certificate IV in fitness

Business Owner

If your goal is to run your own Personal Training business, our Certificate IV in Fitness will teach you how to run, market and manage a small fitness business. At Onfit, we also include our Personal Trainer Business Success course ($995 value) as a free inclusion, to boost your skills in sales, finance and business strategy, to ensure you’ve got an edge and every chance for career success.

Certification

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SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness

To become a Personal Trainer in Australia the minimum educational requirement is the Certificate IV in Fitness.

Once you’ve completed your SIS30315 – Certificate III in Fitness you are eligible to enrol in the Certificate IV in Fitness. Once completing your Personal Training Course, you’ll be awarded with the SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness Qualification.

If you haven’t completed your Certificate III in Fitness you can enrol into the Certificate III & IV in Fitness Bundle. This is a very popular option for our students.

As a Registered Training Organisation delivering this Nationally Recognised Qualification you can feel assured that your training and certification is of a high standard and meets industry and government requirements.

Why study with Onfit?

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Flexible, Quality Online Courses

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Extensive Support from our Expert Team

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Industry Relevant Theoretical Knowledge

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In-Demand Fitness Business Skills

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Making study easier & more enjoyable

  • All course resources provided (no textbooks needed)
  • Relevant and up-to-date lesson content, filled with videos & interactive features to keep you engaged
  • Fit your studies around your schedule with self-paced delivery and no set due dates
  • Be supported by our Circle of Support, 7 days a week

COURSE DETAILS

The SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness includes 20 units of competency:

SISFFIT013Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
SISFFIT015Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context
SISFFIT016Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
SISFFIT017Instruct long-term exercise programs
SISFFIT018Promote functional movement capacity
SISFFIT019Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT020Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
SISFFIT021Instruct personal training programs
SISFFIT023Instruct group personal training programs
SISFFIT025Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
SISFFIT026Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program
SISXRES001Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces
BSBSMB401Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
BSBSMB403Market the small business
BSBSMB404Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB405Monitor and manage small business operations
SISSSTC301AInstruct strength and conditioning techniques
SISSSTC402ADevelop strength and conditioning programs
SISXCAI005Conduct individualised long-term training programs
SISXCCS003Address client needs

Completion of units contained within the SIS30315 – Certificate III in Fitness are the entry requirement to enrol in the SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness.

List of Units Required 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

Copies of your current HLTAID003 Provide First Aid and HLTAID001 CPR Statements of Attainment are required to enrol and commence the Certificate IV in Fitness. If you have not completed the Certificate III in Fitness, a popular option for our students is to enrol in the Certificate III and IV in Fitness together.

You’ll have the flexibility to complete your Theory & Practical Assessment, when it suits you, whether you’re balancing studies with work, family or other passions, our courses are designed to fit in with your lifestyle. With online course access 24/7, you can complete your lessons & assessments at your own pace.


  • Theory Assessment

Your Theory Assessment will include Multiple Choice Quizzes, Short Answer Quizzes & Case Studies, which can all be completed online.


  • Practical Assessment 

Your Practical Assessment involves Practical Assessment Role Plays to help ensure you’re prepared for your work placement and career. These can be submitted via film or can be completed by attending a practical assessment session in Brisbane. 


  • Work Placement

Your course requirements include 70 hours of Industry Work Placement (30 hours for the Certificate III & 40 for the Certificate IV in Fitness). You can choose the qualified supervisor you wish to complete your placement with, at a location that suits you. We can provide assistance with this, if required.

Get started with our low deposit Payment Plans, or you can choose our Cash Advantage option that gives you added savings.

No matter your situation, our friendly Career Advisors can talk you through our fees and payment options and help you get started and studying in no time!

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