SRPT

SIS30115

CERTIFICATE III
in fitness

Become a Group Fitness Instructor and start inspiring your community

FINALLY! A course designed specifically to help YOU!

Designed by real Personal Trainers for Personal Trainers

Are you ready to inspire your community and transform lives? Our Certificate III in Fitness program empowers you to become a Group Fitness Instructor, making a positive impact on the health and well-being of those around you.
Gone are the days of overwhelming textbooks and lengthy essays. Our program uses gamified technology to deliver bite-sized, interactive media that engages you and helps you learn faster. You’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed, with a focus on practical, hands-on training led by experienced mentors who are thriving in the industry.
As a Group Fitness Instructor, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a variety of sport, fitness, and recreational environments. Our program includes everything you need to get started, from the latest health and fitness principles to nutritional information and risk management processes. And with First Aid training and a range of gym activities that focus on strength, stamina, flexibility, and effective circuit training, you’ll be ready to hit the ground running.
Join the thousands of graduates who have launched successful fitness careers with our program. We’re here to support you every step of the way, so you can reach your full potential and become the inspiring, passionate Group Fitness Instructor you were meant to be.

Activity Operation Officer

Plan, review and implement sporting programs and hands-on activities specific to your sport or recreation environment, including the encouragement and assistance in group participation.

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification as specified in the packaging rules, but access to “Sport and Recreation activities” is required.

 

Education: You’ll need to have completed year 10 or equivalent (i.e. a qualification at Certificate II level or higher, or 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication).

 

Minimum age: You need to be at least 16. If you’re under 18, a parent or guardian will need to sign your enrolment form.

 

Residency status: You need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.

 

Working with children check: For the work placement portion of your course, you may need a current “Working with Children Check Clearance” issued by the relevant authority in your state/territory.

Please note: this course is currently in a transition period (superseded due to Government-mandated updates), with updates due for release in the next few months. Rest assured, completion of this course version before 11 December 2023 will still provide you with a valid and quality outcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact a Careers Advisor on 1300 616 180.

SNAPSHOT

Qualification

Certificate III in Fitness

HYBRID LEARNING​

Theoretical Elements

Study the theoretical elements of this course, anywhere and anytime through our unique gamified online learning platform. No more huge textbooks and long essays.

Practical Elements

Learn the practical components from the industry's best. Your mentor will teach and guide you through the hands-on appraoch of the course.

Duration

Up to 12 months

STUDY BREAKDOWN

Units.

Achieve your qualification by completing the following units of competency:

Certificate III in Sport and Recreation

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to coordinate work teams or groups in a sport, fitness or recreation environment. It requires the ability to organise and monitor staffing levels, inform team or group members of expected standards of work, motivate teams and maintain staffing records. Group or team members may be paid employees or volunteers.

 

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage appointments and diaries for personnel within an organisation, using manual and electronic diaries, schedules and other appointment systems.

 

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain a healthy and safe workplace through participation in the process of identifying work health and safety (WHS) hazards and assessing and controlling WHS risks, and the promotion and support of worker consultation.

 

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies. The unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.


Specific licensing/regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

 

* This course contains the unit HLTAID011 Provide First Aid which must be completed through an external RTO. AIPT has an agreement in place with Red Cross Australia (RTOID 3605) which allows students to receive training for this unit at a reduced price or you may source your own training provider. Please note that the cost of this external training is not included in your course fee. Upon completion, you will need to submit a copy of your First Aid certificate for us to process a Credit Transfer against this unit of competency on your student record.

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required for workers to participate in safe work practices to ensure their own health and safety, and that of others.

The unit applies to all workers who require knowledge of workplace health and safety (WHS) to carry out their own work, either under direct supervision or with some individual responsibility.

The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

~This unit of competency will be granted as a credit transfer as it will be completed in SIS30321 Certificate III in Fitness.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to plan and conduct non-instructional sport, fitness or recreation sessions. It requires the ability to develop session plans, resource sessions, ensure the welfare and satisfaction of participants, and develop and maintain group cooperation and interaction.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to plan and conduct a range of non-instructional programs in a variety of contexts for diverse needs and situations.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to establish and facilitate the effective functioning of a group of people participating in an activity.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to address the needs and expectations of clients and colleagues, promote programs, services and facilities, and respond to conflict and client complaints.

This unit applies to individuals working in a range of customer service roles in the sport, fitness or recreation industries. This includes individuals working in gyms, aquatic centres, community centres or indoor activity centres, as well as to those working as instructors, trainers or guides and volunteers in indoor and outdoor settings. These individuals undertake work according to relevant legislation and organisational policies and procedures.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage ongoing and sometimes complex relationships with clients.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond appropriately in emergency situations, such as those caused by fire, accident or weather. It requires the ability to maintain participant welfare when responding to emergency situations.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain facilities within a sport, fitness and recreation context.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop and update current and emerging information on the sport, fitness and recreation industry. This unit requires the ability to source and comprehend general sport, fitness and recreation industry information and develop a required knowledge base.

Course Outcomes

Boot Camp Instructor

Run your own bootcamps at the park and start being your own boss.

Group Fitness Instructor

Jump up on stage inspire your community at your local gyms.

Functional Fitness Coach

Start coaching your community through more specific training style. Such as F45, Coaching zone and Crossfit

EMS Trainer

Focused on creating exercises that are accessible to all.Train and empower people who may not want or physically can’t, attend traditional gyms.

Spin Class Instructor

Have fun and take your community on a journey

Why choose SR PT Education?

At SR PT Education, we’re dedicated to providing you with a comprehensive and flexible fitness education that will prepare you for a successful career in the industry. Here’s why we’re the best choice for your fitness education:
Designed by real Personal Trainers for Personal Trainers

Designed by real Personal Trainers for Personal Trainers

Our courses are developed by experienced and successful personal trainers who know excatly what is needed for you to have a successful career in the fitness industry. With our unique course delivery, you will get the best knowledge and direct hands-on experience which will allow you to graduate with confidence.

Unique gamified course

Unique gamified course

Learning should be fun. No more thick textbooks and long essays. SR PT Educations' latest Gamified online platform allows you to increase your fitness knowledge whilst having fun with interactive videos, crossword, and multiple choice word search quizzes.

Get mentored with real-life successful Mentors

Get mentored with real-life successful Mentors

Imagine being able to learn directly from the most successful trainers and group fitness instructors in Australia. Fast-track your learning experience by tapping into the wealth of knowledge from mentors who have gained through years of experience, that will help you excel in your career.

Flexible Payment Options

Flexible Payment Options

we recognize that everyone's needs are different. That's why we offer flexible study and payment options designed to fit your unique lifestyle.

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Cost & payment.

You can pay for your course upfront via VISA/MasterCard or a bank deposit. Alternatively, we offer instalment plans that can be paid over several weeks or fortnights.

Your course fee includes

Delivery and assessment of your qualification15 course units to complete.

Study materials (All learning resources)

Ongoing support from our Education Team.

We offer two payment methods

Full fee upfront

Instalment plans

For more information about the course costs, please call us on 1300 616 180.

Why choose AIPT?

100+ campus locations

We're all around Australia, with locations near you.

Flexible payment options

A range of payment options to suit your lifestyle.

Learn from real fitness professionals, in real gyms

The largest network of employers, fitness professionals and fitness business owners.

Largest network of industry partnerships

The largest network of employers, fitness professionals and fitness business owners.

Ready to apply?

Simply contact us below or call our friendly team on 1300 616 180

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