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13 07, 2018

Succeeding at Online Training

By | 2018-07-17T12:45:06+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: News, Testimonials|Comments Off on Succeeding at Online Training

There are many reasons why training online is fast becoming the preferred option for educators and students around Australia - it’s convenient, cost-effective and accessible. We've asked some of our online students to share what's kept them motivated and it's clear from theirs and our experiences in virtual and real classrooms, study success relies on [...]

28 06, 2018

Do you have the right Group qualification for what you do… ?

By | 2018-06-28T13:27:12+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Do you have the right Group qualification for what you do… ?

For those wishing to plan and instruct group fitness or classes for children aged 5 – 12 years, it’s important to note these units are referred to as electives in the training package which means a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) does not have to include them in the Certificate III and IV in Fitness they [...]

22 06, 2018

Dean Bodle – on maintaining momentum…

By | 2018-06-22T16:23:19+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Dean Bodle – on maintaining momentum…

What started as a career as a Personal Trainer, has evolved into a fulltime business owner/management role for Dean Bodle, who has in less than a decade, established no less than six significant businesses and move from 50 to 4000sqm of fitness space over 4 sites. These days, business management and development is a full-time [...]

18 06, 2018

Coastal Throwdown 2018 – it’s a wrap!

By | 2018-06-18T16:56:24+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Coastal Throwdown 2018 – it’s a wrap!

From the iconic Tobruk Pool in the morning to the historic Flinders Street Health Hub in the evening, the Crossfit Coastal Throwdown Saturday June 2nd proved to be an exciting, energetic day for all concerned…. Fitness Institute General Manager Philip Sherriff, helped co-ordinate the day-long event, volunteering the necessary time and experience in event management [...]

13 06, 2018

How are the Diploma & Cert IV in Fitness different?

By | 2018-06-13T11:49:19+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on How are the Diploma & Cert IV in Fitness different?

One of the questions Trainers often ask is “I already have a qualification as a Personal Trainer - what difference will a Diploma make?” The Australian Qualification Framework, a system The Australian Government’s Department of Education and Training developed to regulate qualifications, defines Certificate IV a level 4 qualification and a Diploma as a Level 5. [...]

6 04, 2018

Roymata Holmes – International Dancer and Personal Trainer

By | 2018-07-17T11:31:47+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Roymata Holmes – International Dancer and Personal Trainer

Family members and their devotion to a healthy life as well as the resilience and humanitarian work of Muhammad Ali are a huge inspiration for Roymata. Having relocated from New Zealand where he trained and performed as a professional dancer, Roymata's ultimate goal is to coach at an elite level. Roymata's dancing career has taken him to [...]

20 02, 2018

Telea Dwyer – Personal Trainer, Group Instructor & Physique Competitor

By | 2018-07-17T11:33:23+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Telea Dwyer – Personal Trainer, Group Instructor & Physique Competitor

I was one of the lucky PT students to be able to complete my course with a great group of fellow students in 2010. Since the course, I have competed in my own figure competition and helped to train others to prepare for competitions as well. I have furthered my list of skills by becoming a [...]

20 02, 2018

Christine Law – Crossfit Mount Isa

By | 2018-07-17T11:29:45+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Christine Law – Crossfit Mount Isa

Fitness Institute were fantastic when I completed my Certificate III and IV in Fitness. The lecturers were there any time you needed support and the course was very much interactive which kept it fun. I highly recommend Fitness Institute. I am now the owner of CrossFit Mount Isa. We have a great community out here and [...]

2 01, 2018

Lachlan O’Shea – Eye of the Tiger

By | 2018-07-17T11:24:55+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Lachlan O’Shea – Eye of the Tiger

Q & A with Lachlan O'Shea: What was your motivation behind wanting to study Cert III & IV in Fitness? I wanted to learn more about the body and about fitness. I also want to be healthy myself and help others to achieve good health and fitness. What are your interests outside of studying [...]

2 01, 2018

Loryn Green – helping people become the best version of themselves…

By | 2018-07-17T11:42:42+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Loryn Green – helping people become the best version of themselves…

Video Highlights of Loryn's journey.... "I love the idea of people coming in and making the best version of themselves!!" - PT Loryn Green - Graduating class of 2017.

1 01, 2018

Jessie Brittain – Follow your Passion!

By | 2018-07-17T11:41:08+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Jessie Brittain – Follow your Passion!

Q & A and Video Highlights with Jessie Brittain What was Your motivation behind wanting to study Cert III & IV in Fitness? I started the course to benefit my own training and to educate myself more. What are your interests outside of studying Cert III/IV in Fitness? I enjoy training at the gym. [...]

21 12, 2017

Merry Christmas from the Fitness Institute Team

By | 2018-06-13T11:57:33+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Merry Christmas from the Fitness Institute Team

Wishing all of our past, present and future students all the best for a Merry Christmas!! Cert III and IV in Fitness Online Cert IV in Weight Management Diploma of Fitness

15 12, 2017

Merry Christmas from the Fitness Institute Team

By | 2018-06-13T11:57:48+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Merry Christmas from the Fitness Institute Team

Wishing all of our students - past, present and future a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!! Online Certificate III and IV Combo Online Health Coach Online Diploma of Fitness

11 08, 2017

Philip Sherriff – On Overcoming Adversity….

By | 2018-07-03T11:31:46+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on Philip Sherriff – On Overcoming Adversity….

"What I don't know I'll learn. What I ain't got I'll earn." - Edmund Rice Having already achieved many personal and professional goals, Head Trainer, General Manager and part owner of Fitness Institute, Philip Sherriff has a keen interest in seeing others succeed. Whilst Philip’s Bio details his experiences as a Trainer in Townsville and Canada, [...]

29 05, 2017

Life Changing Careers – Nicole Child

By | 2018-07-03T11:25:43+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Categories: News, Testimonials|Comments Off on Life Changing Careers – Nicole Child

"We all go through our own struggle and it is great to be able to give people advice - my heart jumps for joy when I see people succeed." - Nicole Child With exercise and fitness two of her favourite hobbies, Nicole Child registered in the Certificate IV of Fitness with Fitness Institute in September [...]

27 04, 2017

Dawn Cartwright – Follow your dreams and don’t look back…

By | 2018-07-17T11:45:23+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Dawn Cartwright – Follow your dreams and don’t look back…

I first came across the Fitness Institute during the FILEX exhibition in Sydney where I was lucky to be offered a place in the Certificate III & IV in Fitness. During the course, I received some great support from the staff who displayed a high level of knowledge. Since completing my qualifications, I have been working [...]

17 03, 2017

Carly Allen – living the dream!

By | 2018-07-17T11:46:11+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Carly Allen – living the dream!

Personal Trainer and Business Owner of Intinite Fitness I truly am living my dream right now! Living in paradise and doing something I absolutely love.  I grew up in Auckland until I was 12, good old Dad thought it was a good idea to get out of the city to the bustling metropolis of Ngatea, where [...]

17 03, 2017

Alan Jansen – the journey is challenging and rewarding….

By | 2018-07-17T11:49:49+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Alan Jansen – the journey is challenging and rewarding….

Personal Trainer, Business Owner and Les Mills Body Attack and RPM Wow, it has been a long and challenging road to where I am now. Starting in 2008 I was 134kgs and a good kick up the butt, kick started my journey of a healthier life and to that I thank the team at My Family [...]

17 03, 2017

Jacques Casino – PT, Group Instructor and lovin’ it!

By | 2018-07-17T11:52:47+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Jacques Casino – PT, Group Instructor and lovin’ it!

Video Highlights with Jacques - Personal Trainer and Les Mills Instructor (Body Pump, Body Attack and GRIT) I completed this course and it taught me everything I have needed to know. I am now a full time personal trainer and group fitness instructor and loving it!!!

17 03, 2017

Jared Peever

By | 2017-03-17T11:10:29+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Jared Peever

Personal Trainer at Jets Townsville. Completed my course with Fitness Institute this year and loved it! Sandie and Haylee have a great understanding of the industry and make it incredibly easy to understand everything. As soon as I finished my course I walked straight into a Full time job as a Personal Trainer! Thanks again guys, [...]