Become a Personal Trainer with FIT College South Melbourne

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Campus Address

Goodlife Health Clubs

111 Cecil St South Melbourne
Melbourne, Victoria, 3205

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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 Melbourne? Study on campus or online with Melbourne's premier RTO – FIT College. To get started download the Free Infopack, and one of our Melbourne 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 Melbourne - South Melbourne Campus

Our newest campus location is in South Melbourne within Goodlife Health Club, you will find us inside South Melbourne Central. South Melbourne Central is located at 111 Cecil Street in South Melbourne, which is directly adjacent to the South Melbourne Market.

The Market is open every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 8 am and has some amazing food, shopping and a great cultural atmosphere! The campus location is easily accessible via public transport or car. If you’re driving here, there is a secure car park which is open 7 days a week and your first 2 hours are free.  If you are taking Public transport, you can take National Bus Route No. 253 which to South Melbourne Market, and for Tram stops take either No. 96 from Bourke Street or No. 12 from Collins Street and get off at South Melbourne (Stop 127). 

The classroom is one of our largest in Victoria, located in the gym facilities within the club. Goodlife South Melbourne boasts state-of-the-art cardio and strength equipment, a variety of group classes and a sauna! The club itself has also been recently renovated. You will certainly enjoy studying and learning in an environment with these types of facilities at your fingertips. Come along and check out the opportunities awaiting you at our South Melbourne Campus! 

FIT College is a community education provider and works very closely with our fitness partners, affiliates, and friends to ensure students gain a rewarding educational experience and create real opportunities when the study concludes. Arrange a time to pop into this unique campus, take a tour and chat with our team about the new opportunities awaiting you at FIT College! 

Are you a fitness course study student or graduate of FIT College Melbourne? Please leave us a review regarding your experience at the Prahran Campus. 

Campus Facilities

FIT College gym campus delivers a high-quality face-to-face delivery of the new certificates III & IV in fitness, which is the SIS30321 & SIS40221 in 2023. 

When you attend the FIT College gym campus you'll studies will include:

  • Dedicated classroom
  • Access to the Goodlife Gym for practical aspects of certificates 3 & 4
  • Kitchenette 
  • Industry visits from our partner affiliates
  • Wifi
  • Support Sessions

Gym Facilities

  • 24/7 Gym Access
  • Wide range of group exercise classes
  • Extensive range of cardio and strength training equipment
  • Child minding
  • Functional Training Zone
  • Modern facilities
  • Ladies only area
  • Steam Room & Sauna


Goodlife Health Clubs

Enrolments Open May Intake

Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Full TimeMon - Thu 10 am - 1 pm20/05/2024


Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Part TimeMon & Wed 6 pm - 9 pm20/05/2024


Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Part TimeTue & Thu 6 pm - 9 pm21/05/2024


Upcoming Courses

Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Full TimeMon - Thu 10 am - 1 pm08/07/2024Enquire Now
Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Full TimeMon - Thu 10am - 1pm02/09/2024Enquire Now
Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Part TimeMon & Wed 6 pm - 9 pm02/09/2024Enquire Now
Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30321)Part TimeTue & Thu 6 pm - 9 pm03/09/2024Enquire Now
Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221)Full TimeMon - Thu 10 am - 1 pm21/10/2024Enquire Now

I really enjoyed the fun and energetic atmosphere. And loved working with a group of like-minded people. A fantastic group of teachers and staff that go above and beyond to see that our needs as students were always met.

Jesse Mathrick

Why become a personal trainer with fit college?

Our Melbourne 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 South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne 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 (South Melbourne 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 Dean Eggins, your Career Advisor!

Dean has a long history in health and fitness graduating from Newcastle University as a PE teacher. Then making the move into Personal Training he has not looked back. Becoming one of FIT College's original Careers Advisors, his passion is to help people get into the fitness industry.

If you are ready to make the change call Dean on 0418263653 or email [email protected] about personal training courses Melbourne.