The professional development course has been designed specifically for HPE Teachers to obtain Gym Instructor and Personal Training qualifications (SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness and SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness).

Teachers obtain RPL based on their previous degree qualifications and employment experience. Your study will be fast-tracked as you only need to complete specific components of each qualification to become a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer.

This is the first and only course designed for HPE teachers to obtain the Certificate III and IV in Fitness. AFA have mapped the skills and knowledge of the PDHPE teachers to determine the RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning).

This is a practical, professional development course that will enable you to conduct personal training sessions as a part-time job if you wish – an excellent additional income stream.

The qualifications will also enable you to assist your students and the wider school community to specifically meet their health and fitness goals.

 Note that for NSW teachers the course has been accredited with NESA to contribute towards your professional development hours.

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NRT-no backgroundFor more information on the HPE Teachers’ PD Course and to register your interest in the first round enrolments, please contact Australian Fitness Academy on 1300 232 348.

Find out more about Australian Fitness Academy’s courses, policies, complaints & appeals processes by downloading the Student Handbook.

HPE Personal Trainer Course Syllabus

Certificate III Topics
Client Screening & Assessment
Exercise Prescription, Instruction & Progression
Certificate IV Topics
Personal Training Methods
Athlete Strength & Conditioning
Allied Health Industry Collaboration
Principles of Functional Movement
Business Operations & Marketing

Australian Fitness Academy 1300 232 348 [email protected]
701 Glenhuntly Road
Caulfield Victoria
3162 Australia