As a qualified Fitness Professional registered to work within the fitness industry, it’s important to keep your knowledge up-to-date and relevant through continuing education.
Completing the Certificate III & IV in Fitness sets the foundation for working as a Personal Trainer in Australia, but it is really just the starting point in your career as an exercise professional.
Learning with us
At the Australian Fitness Academy, we recognise the importance of you continuing to build your skills and knowledge while you are working in the industry to enable you to stay up to date with the latest fitness trends and methodologies.
We regularly develop new online programs and workshops that can be completed at your convenience to keep you ahead of the pack when it comes to training your clients.
In addition, these short courses and workshops will help you gain valuable CEC points that can be put towards your registration with Fitness Australia.
CEC Courses & Fitness Workshops
The Australian Fitness Academy offers the following fitness workshops, each offering between 2 and 10 CECs.
|Optimising Recovery After Exercise||Online||10 CECs||$300|
|Advanced Squatting Techniques||Online||5 CECs||$250|
|Online Marketing for Personal Trainers||Online||5 CECs||$250|
|Advanced Periodisation Techniques||Online||4 CECs||$250|
|Olympic Weightlifting Techniques||Online||3 CECs||$200|
|Running for Personal Trainers||Online||2 CECs||$150|
|Fundamentals of Kettlebell Training||Online||2 CECs||$150|
|Suspension Training||Online||2 CECs||$150|
|Exercise & Pregnancy Training Guidelines||Online||2 CECs||$150|
|Supplement and Fad Diet Facts||Online||No CECs||$150|
If you’re in need of 20 CECs, check out our Professional Development Pack. This package is a set of 8 online workshops that will help you attain the 20 CECs required to update your registration.
You can also obtain CECs by completing any of the following programs
with Australian Fitness Academy:
|HLTAID011 Provide First Aid||Online/Face-to-Face||3 CECs|
|HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)||Online/Face-to-Face||1 CEC|
|AFA Mentorship Program||Online/Face-to-Face||Up to 10 CECs*|
*1 CEC per 10 hours of placement with the one student
Level 2 Registered Exercise Professionals can claim up to 4 CECs per 2 year period
Level 3 Registered Exercise Professionals can claim up to 10 CECs per 2 year period