Certificate III in Fitness - SIS30315
Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315)
Gym Instructor, Group Fitness, Bootcamp Owner
Certificate III in Fitness has been designed to equip graduates with the knowledge and skills to become successful gym instructors, group fitness instructors and aqua instructors.
This qualification reflects the role of instructors who perform a range of activities and functions within the fitness industry. Depending on the specialisation chosen, this qualification provides a pathway to work as an instructor providing exercise instruction for group, aqua or gym programs.
Learn the skills and knowledge to become a fitness instructor, providing exercise instructions for group, aqua or gym programs. You’ll work in locations such as gyms, fitness facilities, pools & community facilities.
Key Learning Outcomes and Skills
SISFFIT001 Provide health screening and fitness orientation
SISFFIT002 Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
SISFFIT003 Instruct fitness programs
SISFFIT004 Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming Provide healthy eating information
SISFFIT005 Provide healthy eating information
SISFFIT014 Instruct exercise to older clients
SISXCCS001 Provide quality service
SISXFAC001 Maintain equipment for activities
SISXIND001 Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments
BSBRSK401 Identify risk and apply risk management processes
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals
SISFFIT007 Instruct group exercise sessions
SISXCA1006 Facilitate groups
SISXRSK301A Undertake risk analysis of activities
Holders of this qualification will likely be working or seek to work in the fitness industry as exercise consultants possibly moving into personal training or facility management or specialist fields (such as musculoskeletal rehabilitation, cardiac rehabilitation, or services to specific populations – diabetics, stroke patients, the obese).
To be eligible for the Certificate in Fitness course, students must have an interest in fitness, have a smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer, as well as internet access, be over 16 years old and meet Fitlink's acceptance criteria, which includes an eligibility telephone interview and demonstrating satisfactory levels of language, literacy and numeracy.