Personal Training Courses Canberra

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Campus Address

Fitness First Deakin

81 MacGregor St
Deakin, Australian Capital Territory, 2600

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1300 887 017

Opening hours

8:30am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday

Join the FIT Movement

Looking for personal trainer courses in Canberra? Study on campus or online with Canberra's premier RTO – FIT College. To get started download the Free Infopack, and one of our Canberra Career Advisors will be in contact.


Flexible on campus & online Fitness courses


Dedicated distraction-free classroom. Complete all practicals in the gym.

7, 14 or 28 week Courses

Enjoy flexibility when it comes to our on-campus courses. Finish a single certificate in 7 or 14 weeks or finish your dual course personal training package in 14 or 28 weeks.

Day or Night

Full-time runs Monday to Thursday from 10am-1pm and part-time runs either Monday/Wednesday OR Tuesday/Thursday from 6pm-9pm.

About FIT College Canberra - Deakin Campus

With the most centrally located and comprehensive Fitness Education facility in Canberra, FIT College is based within the state-of-the-art facilities of Fitness First Deakin.

This facility has it all! From a state-of-the-art cardio theatre and boasts a cycle studio and a PlayZone creche for young kids. The free weight area is also top notch and accommodates the needs of every student wishing to become a Fitness Professional. 

The classroom is specifically set up to maximise your learning experience and is equipped with ample floor space, and easy access to the gym floor, so students will learn in a real-life setting to prepare for the next step of their journey as a Fitness Professional.

FIT College is here to change the game. We care for our students, provide the most comprehensive and supported fitness education in Australia, and ensure our students get access to a vast network of industry contacts, 7am-7pm support 7 days a week and much more. FIT College is excited to be creating the first-of-its-kind experience in Canberra. Arrange a time to visit our campus and chat to our team about studying with FIT College Canberra!

Campus Facilities

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Ample complimentary parking
  • Central location with ease of access via public transport

Gym Facilities

  • Bike Racks
  • Cardio Theatre
  • Cycle Studio
  • Disabled Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Weights
  • Group Exercises
  • Loaded Weights 
  • PlayZone Creche
  • PT
  • Sauna
  • Squash
  • Steam Room
  • Yoga

Enrolments Open Sep Intake

Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm02/09/2024Enquire Now
Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Part TimeMon & Wed 6pm - 9pm02/09/2024Enquire Now
Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Part TimeTue & Thu 6pm - 9pm03/09/2024Enquire Now

Upcoming Courses

Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm08/07/2024


Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm21/10/2024Enquire Now
Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm03/02/2025Enquire Now
Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm24/03/2025Enquire Now

One of my favourite things about the course was learning about the human body. I found it fascinating. Also, learning the science behind program writing was awesome! My advice is to go into the course believing you know nothing and take in as much information as possible.

Brett S.

Why become a personal trainer with fit college?

Our Canberra staff are experienced Australian fitness professionals who are passionate about helping you become a successful fitness professional. Whether you want to study online or at our Deakin campus to be a certified Personal Trainer, our coursework boasts more contact hours and support than any other fitness RTO in the nation. You can study to be a qualified Personal Trainer via our online student portal (accessible Australia-wide) or face-to-face at our Deakin campus.

Our graduates are highly respected in the Fitness Industry throughout Australia.

Once you complete your online or on campus PT study with FIT College and then register with AUS Active, you can use your qualifications in many countries due to the international portability of our qualifications recognised by the International Confederation of Registered Exercise Professionals (ICREPs).

  • Flexible Learning Options
    Study online, or on-campus locally (Canberra Deakin Campus) in a face-to-face class
  • Diverse Course Selection
    Comprehensive fitness course options to ensure career opportunities in the fitness industry
  • Hands-On Learning Experience
    Study and train with a mix of theory and practical assessment tasks to ensure you have an incredible hands-on learning experience
  • Unparalleled Student Support
    We provide exceptional support to all students
  • Local Guidance
    Whether you study face-to-face (campus) or online, your local fitness teachers and tutors are there for you
  • Leading the Way
    Whether you want to study online or on campus in Australia to be a certified Personal Trainer, our coursework boasts more contact hours and support than any other fitness RTO in the nation

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The Next Steps

Meet Matt Wallace, your Career Advisor!

Calling all future fitness professionals!

Matt is your FIT College Careers Advisor for Canberra. He's managed F45s and has years of experience in the fitness industry. Focusing on business and how to get longevity in your career. Matt is your go-to person for pt courses in Canberra.

If you are ready to make the change call Matt on   0406 108 072 or email [email protected]