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12 03, 2019

Qualified to deliver Nutrition Advice?

By |2019-03-12T12:12:24+10:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: News, Nutrition|Tags: , |Comments Off on Qualified to deliver Nutrition Advice?

Graduates of the Certificate IV in Fitness and Certificate IV in Weight Management have an important role to play in helping people achieve lifestyle and fitness goals.....and healthy eating is a big part of this. If you're looking for a career pathway that helps people with dietary advice - it's worth having a think about which [...]

13 02, 2019

Fitness Institute Trainer & Assessor – Timothy Stacey

By |2019-02-14T16:45:18+10:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Fitness Institute Trainer & Assessor – Timothy Stacey

Starting in the Fitness Industry 9 years ago, Tim has worked as a Personal Trainer and a Group Fitness instructor with Fitness First and Vision PT, specialising in Les Mills BODYPUMP, BODYATTACK, RPM, BODYBALANCE  and GRIT. Tim has three year's experience in training and assessing the Certificate III and IV in Fitness and Diploma of Sport Development and has also [...]

13 02, 2019

See us at the Arnold Sports Festival!

By |2019-02-13T16:20:28+10:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on See us at the Arnold Sports Festival!

The fifth annual Arnold Sports Festival is set to hit the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre March 15th – 17th 2019! More than 60,000 visitors are expected to attend the three-day fitness expo and multi-sport festival which boasts over 40 different sporting events as well as over 10,000 professional and amateur competitors. There's activities planned for [...]

11 02, 2019

Be a Triple Threat Trainer!

By |2019-02-12T08:58:14+10:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: News, Nutrition|Comments Off on Be a Triple Threat Trainer!

Be a force to be reckoned with in the Fitness Industry and make a stand against a sedentary lifestyle and unhealthy eating habits! Fitness Institute's Triple Threat Trainer packages three highly sought after qualifications to equip trainers with all the tools they need to make a difference : SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness SIS40215 Certificate IV [...]

11 02, 2019

Fitness Institute Trainer & Assessor – Boris Bojanovic

By |2019-02-14T16:46:45+10:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Fitness Institute Trainer & Assessor – Boris Bojanovic

  Meet Fitness Institute Trainer and Assessor, Boris Bojanovic. Boris's passion for teaching started in 2007, when he found himself sharing what he had learned at university with his powerlifting team. Since then, he's taught hundreds of workshops in dozens of gyms around Australia on a range of topics including strength and conditioning, flexibility, injury prevention and mindset coaching. An experienced Trainer and [...]

18 12, 2018

A Very Fitness Institute Christmas!

By |2018-12-24T10:02:44+10:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on A Very Fitness Institute Christmas!

It's been another great year here at Fitness Institute and the HQ team stand with General Manager Phil in thanking everyone for their support in 2018. We are so looking forward to helping everyone achieve their study and career goals in the New Year! 2019 will be a "special ten-year-anniversary" year - a significant milestone in [...]

7 12, 2018

Hayley Behrens – Making a Difference!

By |2018-12-12T08:30:49+10:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Hayley Behrens – Making a Difference!

Hayley completed a Certificate III and IV in Fitness with the help of her mentor Jayson from Source, a Training studio on the Gold Coast. As a qualified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor with military experience, Jayson was perfectly suited to help Hayley learn and develop essential skills in becoming an accomplished Personal Trainer... Hayley is [...]

5 12, 2018

Become a Fitness Institute Referral Partner Today!

By |2018-12-05T15:27:54+10:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Become a Fitness Institute Referral Partner Today!

We all know that to grow and develop our fitness businesses, we need qualified, motivated teams.... And advertising and recruitment take valuable time and money.... What if you had potential employees coming to you?   What if you could mentor and recruit staff in-house?  What if it costs you nothing to promote and rewards you?   Would you be interested?   [...]

19 11, 2018

CrossFit Wanderlust & Cocktails in Bali

By |2018-11-19T16:00:18+10:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on CrossFit Wanderlust & Cocktails in Bali

On a recent trip to Bali, Fitness Institute’s General Manager, Philip Sherriff took the opportunity to mix business, fitness and leisure into one big adventure…. Now in recovery mode, we asked Phil to share his thoughts about his trip… Tell us about the CrossFit workouts! It’s so great to see trainers traveling and working all around the world [...]

6 11, 2018

Group Exercise Instructor or Leader?

By |2018-11-06T13:47:46+10:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Group Exercise Instructor or Leader?

They may sound similar, but there are some important differences between the Group Exercise Instructor and Group Exercise Leader qualification. Group Exercise Instructor For those wishing to develop their own group fitness programs and plan individual exercise classes, the Group Exercise Instructor qualification is what you are looking for. In particular, the unit of competency (UOC) [...]

2 11, 2018

Marian Floyd – Live as much as you can!

By |2018-11-02T12:00:13+10:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Testimonials|Comments Off on Marian Floyd – Live as much as you can!

Personal Trainer and self-confessed “mad cyclist”, Marian Floyd, never thought she would be able to complete her Certificate III and IV in Fitness last year let alone go on to achieve a Certificate IV in Weight Management this year! Living remotely in Kununarra W.A. and balancing the running of a business, a passion for competitive cycling [...]

16 10, 2018

Collaborating with Allied Health Professionals…

By |2018-10-19T10:30:59+10:00October 16th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Collaborating with Allied Health Professionals…

Emmett technique is a unique body therapy that eases pain and discomfort while improving movement and mobility. Using light touch to provide a simple and safe series of muscle releases, Gail & Karen from Body Alignment Centre, stopped by to show us how it works. Boxing Training is one of the best exercises [...]

25 09, 2018

Full v. Fast-Tracked PT Course

By |2018-11-01T09:14:46+10:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Full v. Fast-Tracked PT Course

As we sometimes get asked to explain the difference between a full and a fast-tracked Certificate III & IV in Fitness as well as why we include the full number of units in our Fitness qualifications, even though we only need to offer the core units, we thought we would put some information together to explain.... [...]

17 09, 2018

Students & Trainers support R U OK day with Hero WOD

By |2018-09-18T15:15:13+10:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Students & Trainers support R U OK day with Hero WOD

A Big THANKS to everyone who participated in the Hero WOD "GL" for R U OK Day. It was great to see Fitness Institute Students & Alumni representing on the day! Well done to current Fitness Institute students Tara Craven, Tara Spargo and Ally White as well as former students Jacques Casino, Henny Melbourne, Sammy Brown, [...]

10 09, 2018

CEC’s for Mentoring & Specialty VET Courses!

By |2018-09-14T13:08:13+10:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on CEC’s for Mentoring & Specialty VET Courses!

Did you know Fitness Australia provide a range of opportunities for registered Fitness Professionals to obtain Continuing Education Credits (CECs) for their own professional development and for helping others develop and earn qualifications? For those invested in supporting the learning of others, it’s worth remembering your efforts mentoring students as part of an RTO structured Mentor [...]

21 08, 2018

Kerrod Pedley – nothing is impossible!

By |2018-09-10T16:13:10+10:00August 21st, 2018|Categories: Testimonials|Comments Off on Kerrod Pedley – nothing is impossible!

Whilst recovering from a L5S1 spinal fusion,  Kerrod Pedley started his fitness journey with a keen interest in exercise physiology, rehabilitation and injury management and is now looking forward to helping people come back to functional movement and more after an injury. Kerrod enjoyed the experience of studying the Certificate III and IV in fitness qualification [...]

16 08, 2018

Is the Diploma of Fitness for you?

By |2018-08-22T11:57:12+10:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Is the Diploma of Fitness for you?

Calling all Trainers with Certificate IV in Fitness looking to upskill and refresh quals to current industry standards and expectations… Calling all budding fitness entrepreneurs looking to make the transition from Trainer to small business owner… Calling all new and aspiring fitness co-ordinators, supervisors and managers looking to gain essential, universal management skills and confidence….. Calling [...]

1 08, 2018

Brodie Stephens – turning obsession into a career!

By |2018-08-27T12:02:25+10:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: News, Testimonials|Comments Off on Brodie Stephens – turning obsession into a career!

Brodie Stephens wanted to be the first professional dunker to come out of Australia. Motivated more by dunking than basketball, Brodie stuck with his passion and dream of traveling around the world winning Dunk competitions... We are pleased to report, Brodie is now well on his way to achieving his goals! Brodie made his professional debut [...]

31 07, 2018

Personal Development & Upskilling courses

By |2018-08-22T12:03:27+10:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Personal Development & Upskilling courses

Did you know Fitness Institute also offer specialty short courses? These are perfect for Personal Trainers, Group Fitness Instructors and Gym Supervisors to top up continuing education requirements for registered trainers and learn new techniques. Fitness Institute’s courses are supported with a wide range of detailed learning materials. Full video sessions detailing how to design programs are provided [...]

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