Box Hill Institute

Certificate IV in Fitness

SIS40215

Box Hill, Lilydale

This certificate provides essential learning that is mandatory for employment as a personal trainer nationally. You’ll learn everything from planning exercise programs for clients through to general business disciplines.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Fitness with Box Hill Institute

  • $7,918*

    + $412 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Lilydale

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $11,023*

    + $412 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Lilydale

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Certificate III or higher, 17 years old

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

Do you want a career in fitness where you can be your own boss, choose your own work hours, or get paid to have fun on the job?

Learn some of the latest styles of training and gain practical hands on experience. Learn from our industry professionals in both the classroom and our own gym.

Become equip with the necessary skills and knowledge to be a qualified personal trainer. Covering both fitness and business units this course will prepare you for a variety of work in a gym, fitness administration or as a personal trainer. Other options may include delivering exercise programs at community venues, work with challenging clients or with medical professionals in rehabilitation.

  • Personal Trainer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Fitness with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 20 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

12 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
    SISFFIT013

  • Collaborate with medical and allied health professionals in a fitness context
    SISFFIT015

  • Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
    SISFFIT016

  • Instruct long-term exercise programs
    SISFFIT017

  • Promote functional movement capacity
    SISFFIT018

  • Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
    SISFFIT019

  • Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
    SISFFIT020

  • Instruct personal training programs
    SISFFIT021

  • Instruct group personal training programs
    SISFFIT023

  • Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
    SISFFIT025

  • Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program
    SISFFIT026

  • Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces
    SISXRES001

Elective Units

8 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
    BSBSMB401

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403

  • Undertake small business planning
    BSBSMB404

  • Monitor and manage small business operations
    BSBSMB405

  • Maintain work health and safety
    HLTWHS003

  • Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
    SISSSTC301A

  • Develop strength and conditioning programs
    SISSSTC402A

  • Provide quality service
    SISXCCS001

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
335
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions