Part Time Day
Course Start Date
15 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Step up to your career as a qualified fitness instructor with the nationally accredited Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor). You will learn how to apply the principles of exercise science to help real clients achieve their goals in TAFE NSW gyms or industry workplaces.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through your course work, you will learn:
- All about the human body
- How to complete pre-exercise screenings and fitness orientations
- To plan and instruct approved group exercise and community fitness programs
- To create and instruct pre-choreographed or prescribed programs to music
- How to evaluate group training programs
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal qualities and skills you need to get ahead in this field:
- The confidence and know-how to train people of all ages
- Techniques to motivate and inspire people to achieve their fitness goals
- Communication skills to connect with people
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing the course will equip you with:
- Hands on experience in the fitness industry working with real clients
- A qualification that ensures you are job ready
- Your First Aid certificate
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your passion for health and fitness further:
- Certificate IV in Fitness: gain the skills and knowledge to become a personal trainer
Continued growth is expected in this sector as more and more people embark on their health and fitness journey. This is a great time to enter the industry as there is a demand for skilled and qualified fitness instructors.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
Date: Monday 9 December 2019.
Time: 4.30pm to 5.30pm
Location: TAFE NSW Ulladulla, Building B, Level G, Dining Room B2.
This is a part-time face-to-face course. You will need to attend approximately 15 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 36 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 6 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, research, assignment preparation, work experience and exercise leadership prescription and practice
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This qualification is designed for students who are seeking to gain employment in the fitness industry. The learner group will consist of adult learners of varying ages who wish to commence a career in the fitness industry. The group may also contain some existing workers from other industry areas seeking a career change.
Learners may have some fitness related experience in current or previous workplaces, school or other studies. In this case they will bring a variety of fitness related knowledge and skills to the course.
Individuals as a whole will be from diverse backgrounds and represent a wide variety of age groups and ethnicities generally.
Individuals as a whole have a medium level of literacy and can generally work independently with minimal supervision.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday 9.00am to 3.30pm and Thursday 12.30pm to 7.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Semester two starts July 2020. Enquire now to be notified when enrolments open.
To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.
Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.
As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.
|SISXIND001||Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments|
|SISXCCS001||Provide quality service|
|SISFFIT014||Instruct exercise to older clients|
|SISFFIT005||Provide healthy eating information|
|SISFFIT004||Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming|
|SISFFIT003||Instruct fitness programs|
|SISFFIT002||Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations|
|SISFFIT001||Provide health screening and fitness orientation|
|SISXFAC001||Maintain equipment for activities|
|SISFFIT010||Deliver pre-choreographed or prescribed group exercise to music|
|SISFFIT011||Instruct approved community fitness programs|
|SISFFIT007||Instruct group exercise sessions|
|SISFFIT006||Conduct fitness appraisals|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|BSBRSK401||Identify risk and apply risk management processes|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
156 Green Street, Ulladulla
Phone 131 601
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