Virtual Spin CycleSome of the biggest employers in the fitness industry are organisations including; Les Mills, F45, CrossFit, Fitness First, Goodlife Health Clubs, Genesis, Anytime Fitness, Snap Fitness, Jetts and many more. Our Job Board includes positions with many of these companies.

Some of these organisations include their own training courses and professional development updates. We recognise that these organisations need to train their staff to be able to deliver their own programs and services.

Our philosophy is that we want to have highly skilled and knowledgeable exercise professionals servicing the fitness industry. Therefore, we will always recommend that students complete the nationally accredited qualifications which are the Certificate III and IV in Fitness.

While we have no direct affiliation with any of the organisations listed below, we are happy to provide students with information if they wish to complete further courses with them to enhance their employment opportunities.

Therefore while the information below is accurate and current to the best of our knowledge, we advise students interested in finding out further information to contact the organisations directly.

Les Mills

Les Mills programs are pre-choreographed group fitness workouts. Les Mills Instructors are supplied with new choreography and fresh music every 3 months.

Les Mills LogoThere are almost 20 different Les Mills programs you can be qualified to teach, with the most popular including BODYPUMP®, BODYBALANCE®, RPM®, BODYATTACK®, BODYCOMBAT®, CXWORX® and LES MILLS GRIT®.

As a Les Mills Instructor, once you’ve successfully completed the Initial Training for the program of your choice, you’re then able to deliver it at facilities which offer that specific Les Mills program on their timetable.

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F45 is an extremely popular form of high-intensity training.  Each session lasts for 45 minutes (hence the name!) and is designed to incorporate functional full-body activities that maximise calorie expenditure.

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“Goodlife Health Clubs has one of the most diverse and extensive range of group fitness classes in Australia, and quality group fitness instructors are always in demand. 

Goodlife Health Clubs require all new instructors to hold a Certificate III in Fitness qualification as a minimum, followed by training in their class of choice.”

– Goodlife National Group Fitness Manager




“Fitness First are always looking for enthusiastic and energetic people who love exercise classes, and would like to turn their passion into a career. 

Fitness First require our staff to have the Certificate III and IV in Fitness qualification as a minimum, and Les Mills then offer a terrific range of Initial Training Module courses to teach the class that suits you.”

– Gary Trigg-Graynoth, Manager, Fitness First


Contact the team at AFA for advice on how to maximise your chances of employment in the highly dynamic fitness industry!

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