Become more than a Personal Trainer (Certificate III & IV in Fitness)

Launch a rewarding career with PT Academy for both nationally and internationally recognised certifications. Understand anatomy, nutrition, movement and motivation as well gaining business development insights.

Further your career as a fitness professional (CECs)

Fitness professionals understand the power of continual improvement.

Undertake courses from Exercise & Stress Management to advanced certifications covering Nutrition, Business Development and other Exercise Systems.

Fitness Industry Certification And Personal Training Courses In Australia

Are you dreaming of a new career pathway that helps people reach their highest potential? Do you already have a fitness certificate, but wish to enhance your skillset?

With over a decade in the fitness industry, PT Academy has grown to become recognised educators of top fitness instructors across Australia and the world. We offer our personal training certifications and fitness instructor courses in Melbourne, Sydney and a number of other Australian cities.

With our high-quality training, we are proud to help people every day gain employment in top gyms and as private fitness instructors across the country and the globe.

Why get your personal training certification with PT academy?

After almost 10 years and thousands of certified fitness professionals, the Personal Training Academy continues to deliver education in collaboration with 25 of the world’s leading fitness experts.

Our proven Science, Systems and Tools along with our strong support network, assists with building a strong foundation in both theory and the practical, preparing you to be career-ready. The fitness field is a highly rewarding one. By utilising and sharing your knowledge, you can make a significant difference in someone’s life. Start your new career as a fitness professional today.

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Guaranteed interviews with Australia’s top fitness facilities including Fitness First, Virgin Active, Fit N Fast, selected Snap Fitness, Evolution outdoor training and many more.

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Don’t just get qualified, become a force to be reckoned with. We are your one stop shop for acquiring your fitness qualifications. We don’t just want you to get a standardised fitness training skillset, which is why we offer a range of quality training courses for you to choose from. Begin your fitness journey or continue building your skillsets with our recognised certifications. We offer PTA Global Trainer, Effective Movement Trainer, TRX training, TRX STC Suspension training courses, Trigger point performance, and a Certificate III & Certificate IV in Fitness.

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Learn from the top fitness educators in the industry. To allow you to get the most out of your training course we facilitate tutoring from industry titans both in a face-to-face environment on our blended workshop day and on our online platform.

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We offer a range of affordable flexible payment options to suit your needs, so you can focus on achieving your dreams.

Begin your fitness instructor courses today

Are you ready to break into the fitness industry in Sydney with our tailored fitness instructor courses, or building on your personal training certification in Melbourne? Do you wish to know if our classes are available in your city? Don’t wait, enquire now or call us on 1300 556 540.


Upcoming CEC Courses

Enhance your skills and meet your CEC requirements with further education. Learn new exercise systems, ways to develop your career or business and how to better engage your clients.


Fri 4 May Trigger Point Myofascial Techniques (MCT) Sydney Book Now
Sun 6 May TRX Suspension Training Course (STC) NSW Book Now
Fri 11 May Powerful Presenting For Fitness Professionals – QLD Book Now
Sat 19 May TRX Suspension Training Course (STC) SA Book Now
Sun 20 May TRX Functional Training Course (FTC) SA Book Now



What our graduates say

“As someone who has had the pleasure of completing both Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness with PTA, I can not speak highly enough of them. Personal Training Academy have created a fantastic culture, one I’m proud to be part of. They are by far the industry leaders in fitness education. Course facilitators are extremely knowledgeable and go the extra mile to ensure their students enter the industry as future leaders. Great work PTA and thank you.”
—Leigh Muir

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