Personal trainer course - Certificate III and Certificate IV in Fitness

Become an Elite Level Personal Trainer

with a SIS30315 Certificate III and SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness course with HPC!

Want to become a Personal Trainer?

At HPC we will teach you the theory and science behind everything that we do, get you up and moving, practicing what you have learnt with your classmates in our fun practical sessions to prepare you to be the best Personal Trainer out there!

Our unrivalled reputation is EVERYTHING – we take instructing extremely seriously and as such, our personal training courses are very comprehensive and unsurpassed in the industry.

Can I spread the cost of my course?

  • Only $100 to secure your spot
  • Low deposit payment plans
  • Weekly affordable payment plans to suit YOU
  • NO exit fees to pay out a course early
  • Registered training provider with Centrelink

What will I learn in my PT course?

  • A hugely diverse range of training techniques
  • The science, theory and research behind everything we teach
  • Comprehensive sound knowledge of nutrition and how to implement
  • How to keep clients engaged by changing up training styles and progression
  • Business skills teaching how to set up and protect yourself and your empire
  • Request our course guide for more information on WHAT you will learn

Don’t forget……you do EVERYTHING needed here with us.  You’ll never have to go elsewhere to do ANY practical hours – we’ve got you covered!

How long will my PT course take?

  • We have 2 days or 1 day per week courses available
  • Self-paced study options also available
  • Tell us your availability and we WILL find a way

What about flexibility of study?

  • With HPC you NEVER miss out on a class
  • Re-sit any class as many times as you like – NO extra cost
  • Class transfers – No extra cost
  • We CAN make your schedule work to help you to complete your studies!

How will you support me?

  • FREE assessment help in our centre
  • Email support is available
  • Re-sit any class as many times as you want – at NO extra cost
  • Option to join our PT mentoring scheme
  • HPC jobs board where industry partners post vacancies for our graduates

What career possibilities will I have?

  • Teach group fitness (F45, HIIT station, etc)
  • Run your own bootcamps
  • PT in a gym
  • Manage or own a gym
  • Online coaching
  • Supplement industry
  • Life and health coaching
  • Increased fitness knowledge to use in your network marketing business

Want more info?

Enter your details here to receive our course guide.

“Definitely worth every cent! You couldn’t find more passionate people than the team at HPC, and we wouldn’t be where we are today without the help of the HPC team.”

Chontel Duncan, HIIT Station

“HPC graduates are sought after, especially here on the Gold Coast; in fact, I had a PT position waiting for me the day I graduated.”

Nadine Muller

Start Dates

The dates advertised represent the scheduled start and finish dates for the intensive face to face section of each course. All learners have 12 months to complete their course. It is envisioned that this qualification will take up to 12 months to complete.

Monday & Tuesday

12 weeks face to face. 8.30am – 4.30pm

Start 3 December 2018 – Finish 18 March 2019

Start 1 April 2019 – Finish 25 June 2019

Start 15 July 2019 – Finish 1 October 2019

Start 21 October 2019 – Finish 21 January 2020

Tuesday & Wednesday

12 weeks face to face. 8.30am – 4.30pm

Start 20 November 2018 – Finish 27 February 2019

Monday & Wednesday Night

22 weeks face to face* 6.00pm – 9.00pm

Start 29 October 2018 – Finish 24 April 2019

*Five additional classes are outdoor activities ran during the day.

Thursday & Friday

12 weeks face to face. 8.30am – 4.30pm

Start 17 January 2019 – Finish 5 April 2019

Start 9 May 2019 – Finish 26 July 2019

Start 15 August 2019 – Finish 7 November 2019

Start 14 November 2019 – Finish 14 February 2020

Saturday & Sunday

12 weeks face to face. 8.30am – 4.30pm

Start 10 November 2018 – Finish 24 February 2019

Start 9 March 2019 – Finish 2 June 2019

Start 8 June 2019 – Finish 25 August 2019

Start 7 September 2019 – Finish 24 November 2019

Start 30 November 2019 – Finish 14 March 2020

Qualifications

SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness HLTAID003 Provide First Aid HLTAID001 Perform CPR (Due to being a dual qualification students are required to complete 36 units)

Certificates of Attendance

Boxing for Fitness Advanced Nutrition Level I Female Specific Training (These certificate courses are not nationally recognised.)

Course Length

At HPC, we understand that students progress at their own pace and this is affected by each individuals external commitments, as well as whatever existing knowledge and skills they may have in some, or all, of the units they are studying. The course has a flexible structure and students have 12 months to complete all assignments. The course includes a face to face component of 24 full days attendance at the HPC training facility (or equivalent visits equalling 182 hours), which is not flexible & is compulsory

SIS30315 Certificate III & SIS40215 Certificate IV units

The following is the list of units you will complete for the SIS30315 Certificate III and SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness. Due to being a dual qualification students are required to complete 36 units.

SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness units
Core Units
SISFFIT001 Provide health screening and fitness orientation
SISFFIT003 Instruct fitness programs
SISFFIT002 Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
SISFFIT014 Instruct exercise to older clients
SISFFIT004 Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
SISXCCS001 Provide quality service
SISXFAC001 Maintain equipment for activities
SISXIND001 Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments
SISFFIT005 Provide healthy eating information
Elective Units
SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals
BSBRSK401 Identify risk and apply risk management processes
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
HLTAID001 Provide CPR
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
SISFFIT012 Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years
SISSSCO307 Provide nutrition information to athletes
SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness units
Core Units
SISFFIT013 Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
SISFFIT025 Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
SISFFIT026 Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program
SISXRES001 Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces
SISFFIT018 Promote functional movement capacity
SISFFIT015 Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context
SISFFIT023 Instruct group personal training programs
SISFFIT016 Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
SISFFIT021 Instruct personal training programs
SISFFIT020 Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
SISFFIT019 Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT017 Instruct long-term exercise programs
Elective Units
HLTAID001 Provide CPR
SISFFIT012 Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years
SISSSCO307 Provide nutrition information to athletes
SISSSTC402A Develop strength and conditioning programs
BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB403 Market the small business
BSBSMB401 Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
BSBSLS408 Present, secure and support sales solutions

What people are saying..

“I found that I gained a lot more knowledge going through HPC than trainers that went through other institutes.” Read more

Bridget Hicks

Personal Trainer, Bridget Hicks Fitness

“My time at HPC was nothing but incredible, and I cannot believe that I almost went via the online route!” Read more

Sally Gabriella

Personal Trainer, EMF Fitness Centre

“I’m so thankful for HPC for giving me the tools and knowledge to be where I am today!!” Read more

Aleia Jayne

Personal Trainer