If developing healthy communities and individuals is your dream career, study fitness at VU. With the first degree of its kind in Australia targeting the fitness industry, gain the skills and knowledge to train, manage and market in fitness centres, gyms, community or corporate facilities, community health, recreation facilities and personal training businesses.
Our fitness degrees and TAFE courses are designed and taught by industry experts, who will guide you towards success as a leader in the field.
Prepare for your ideal career as a leader in fitness centres and community-exercise programs, with a Bachelor of Fitness from VU.
Become an exercise physiologist (AEP) with a Master of Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation at Victoria University.
The Certificate III in Fitness SIS30315 gives you the skills and knowledge to work confidently as a gym instructor or group exercise instructor.
The Certificate IV in Fitness SIS40215 gives you the skills to kick start your career the health sector, one of the fastest growing industries globally.
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Studying fitness at VU
At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.
We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.
You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.
Careers in fitness
Our fitness courses can lead to a variety of careers in the health, sport and fitness industry including:
- gym instructor/personal trainer
- group fitness instructor
- special populations training – elderly, people with a disability, youth
- community fitness and health services
Colleges, schools & facilities
Our fitness courses are delivered by various colleges and schools across different VU campuses.