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Become a Personal Trainer

The Move Academy Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221) will build on the fundamentals of fitness so that you can become a personal trainer and help get others moving more effectively. 

Now that you have completed the Certificate III in Fitness and want to go the extra mile and advance your career pathways in the health and fitness sphere you can expand your qualification and launch your personal training career with completion of the Certificate IV in Fitness.

This program will give you the skills required to train clients in a gym or start your own business as a Personal Trainer. 

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This program gives you a chance to apply the unique skills that you will learn and expand your horizons getting you ready to start a new career and a new chapter in your life. Give us a call today if you want to learn more.

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Enrol today and start your learning at any time, at your own pace with up to 12 months study time given. Our trainers will engage with you and inspire you to enquire and learn. This program gives you a chance to expand your horizons by learning new skills and apply them within the fitness environment before you graduate. The course provides the perfect foundation for moving on to a Diploma level program one of the other Move Academy Coaching programs. 

What will I learn

The Move Academy trainers and assessors will engage with you and inspire you to enquire and learn.


This program builds on the fundamental information that you have already learned so that you can succeed in your new career Personal Trainer. The program includes modules specialising in: anatomy and physiology, sports conditioning, the principles of exercise and fitness, programming, nutrition, instructing and adapting personal training sessions for clients, forging effective working relationships with clients, health, safety and welfare in the fitness environment, and business planning. All of these modules are built around and meet the requirements of the Certificate IV in fitness SIS40221 and is recognised by national registration bodies which will allow you to work and/or run your own business in Australia as well as a number of other countries around the world. 

In order to supercharge your qualification you can also add the Diploma of Business (BSB50120) to your personal trainer qualification. This will give you the business skills to set up and manage your personal trainer business to ensure success. Learn business skills, marketing, finances and legal requirements of how to set up your business to make money and manage it properly when you do. 

This package will give you the best training and knowledge to allow you to confidently start your new career and quickly succeed. 

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How you will Learn

Dive right into course with our help and guidance. Our goal as trainers and educators is to spark your curiosity while allowing you to learn at your own pace. This course is online and fully flexible, so you can study when you want, where you want. 

You'll have access to all your course materials through our online learning environment that you can access at any time, from anywhere that has an internet connection. Our learning platform has an app that allows for learning and progression through the course while you are offline, and updates your progress once you are back online. What a great way to study during your travels or lunch break! Your course materials have been specially designed for online learning by world class health and fitness experts.

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You'll be assessed through multiple choice quizzes, short answer questions, projects, workbooks, and practical assessments. All the written assessments are online, giving you the freedom to sit complete them at a time that suits you. For practical assessments, you can complete your workbook with your selected mentor at your local gym, or you can arrange with your Move Academy trainer and assessor to come to us for assessment. Another alternative is to send us videos of you delivering the required skills, where you’ll demonstrate what you've learnt by instructing a gym buddy.

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Your Move Academy trainer and assessor will work with you throughout your program to answer any questions you have about coursework, study materials, assessments and exams. Our dedicated student support team will be on hand during business hours to assist you with any queries that you may have to help you succeed with your program and enter the health and fitness industry. 


Get in touch with us to learn more, Call us today

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