"TAFE Queensland Brisbane has provided me with a wide range of practical skills and a great environment to study in. The knowledge I have gained in my Diploma of Fitness will be invaluable in my career as a personal trainer."
Samuel Minkin, Diploma of Fitness
Certificate III of Fitness – Cricos code 078454
Certificate IV of Fitness – Cricos code 078455B
Diploma of Fitness – Cricos code 078456A
Health and wellbeing is a major preoccupation in Australia, and a growing industry with many employment opportunities for graduates. It’s not all beaches and leisure in Queensland, and maintaining a healthy mind and body takes a lot of work. That’s why the courses we offer at TAFE Queensland are high quality and deliver real, lasting results. Our teachers are recognised and respected in the industry and provide the best learning experience possible
Unique fitness qualification in Brisbane
Brisbane’s TAFE Queensland is the best place to study fitness: it offers a wide range of programs, the best facilities and incredible teachers. The Diploma of Fitness is the highest-level fitness qualification in the fitness industry and leads to the vocational outcome of a Specialised Exercise Trainer.
Get your dream job in fitness
At TAFE Queensland we have a personal approach to training, offering students vocational placement opportunities where they can gain real world experience and start building ties with the industry. We have great job outcomes and really offer a springboard for exciting careers.
Our Diploma of Fitness is industry accredited and graduates can register as fitness specialists. With fitness certificates incorporated into the diploma, students also gain their gym instructor and personal trainer qualifications. The Diploma focuses on a wide range of areas, including exercise management and interventions for specialised client needs such as metabolic syndrome, health risk factors or musculoskeletal needs; working in collaboration with allied health professionals; nutrition for specific requirements; injury prevention and management and managing organisation and marketing strategies.
Your successful career starts at TAFE Queensland
This course provides great opportunities for students to start fitness careers, including as fitness specialist, trainer, instructor, sports conditioning coach, or exercise management consultant. Thanks to our pathway to university program, students can also use their credit toward a degree and progress to study for a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science.