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Certificate In Weight

Almost 65% of the Australian population is overweight and need help finding their healthy weight range again

Fitness Institute has been helping people loose weight and develop a healthy lifestyle since 2009.

Obtaining a Certificate IV in Weight Management prepares you to take an active role in the fight against the ever-growing statistics around obesity and excess weight.

For many years, the weight loss industry has been unregulated. Now, with the development of this Nationally Recognised, Accredited Course, Fitness Institute are proud to offer those motivated to help others achieve healthy weight goals, a new career path!

Covering 11 topics, this valuable professional and personal development course incorporates evidence-based nutritional advice, meal plans, exercise recommendations and psychological considerations.

Completing this course qualifies you start a career as a Weight Management Coach, Weight Loss Consultant or Health, Wellness and Nutrition coach – all highly sought after qualifications and services in the fitness and weight loss industries….

You don’t have to be a Personal Trainer to do this course – the only pre-requisites are listed in the entry requirements below.

Fitness Institute do though, offer a special “Triple Threat Trainer” package for those wishing to combine this qualification with a Certificate III and IV in Fitness. 

If you are already a registered Personal Trainer with Fitness Australia, you will be eligible for 15 CECs when you graduate!

To learn more about the Certificate IV in Weight Management Course, fill out Tell Me More contact form and we will send you out an info pack!

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Course Details
  • Course Code – 10576NAT – Certificate IV in Weight Management
  • Delivery – Online/External
  • Course Duration – Up to 12 months
Course Outcomes
  • Course Code – 10576NAT – Certificate IV in Weight Management
  • Delivery – Online/External
  • Course Duration – Up to 12 months
Entry Requirements

Certificate 4 in Weight Management students must:

  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Have achieved a minimum year 10 level of education
  • Have a minimum of three years employment or volunteer experience in working within a customer service environment
  • Meet the requirement for working with adolescents (13-17) in the relevant Australian State / Territory
    • OR the student has advised they do not intend to work with adolescents (13-17) but have been advised of the requirement should they choose to do so in future.
  • Have the ability to use computers, to email, send and write word documents, scan files and to use a basic spreadsheet
  • Have a high level of language, literacy and numeracy skills – sufficient to interpret research documents, prepare written reports and prepare a weight management plan including numeracy requirements for weights, measurements and times.
Work Effectively in the Weight Management Industry

Program Stage 01 | WMTIND401A

Analyse and Apply Principles of Psychology, Mindset and Behaviour Modification to Weight Management

Program Stage 02 | WMTPSY401A

Analyse and Apply Principles of Nutritional Science to Meal Plan

Program Stage 03 | WMTDIT401A

Apply Basic Anatomy and Physiology Principles to Exercise Recommendations for Weight Management

Program Stage 04 | WMTFIT401A

Undertake an Initial Weight Management Consultation

Program Stage 05 | WMTCON401A

Undertake Regular Weight Management Consultations
Program Stage 06 | WMTCON402A
Design, Plan and Deliver Weight Management Clinics for Groups

Program Stage 06 | WMTCON403A

Work Collaboratively with Networks


Make a Presentation

Program Stage 09 | BSBCMM401

Address Customer Needs

Program Stage 10 |  BSBCUS402

Market the Small Business
Program Stage 11| BSBSMB403

Woo Hoo – Let’s Get This Journey Started!!!

Follow the steps below to get your career in the Weight Management and Health Industry started!

You can complete all enrolment steps online or call us today on 1300 434 863 (1300 4 FITNESS) for support.



$2,460 (save $1,490)
14 months to complete.
(Normally 12 months. Free bonus valued at $200)



$2,950 (SAVE $1,000)
14 months to complete.
(Normally 12 months. Free bonus valued at $200)