Don’t wait to start your new career as a Personal Trainer. Get your Certificate  III & IV in Fitness and enjoy our flexible study options. You can study entirely online or experience our Premium Delivery Mega Workouts. A blend of online and Practical workshops are included where you learn alongside other students under the guidance of our Master Educators and Trainers.

At PT Academy, we GO BEYOND Certificate III in Fitness & Certificate IV in Fitness to give you the skills you need to stand out. Our experienced educators and trainers will provide you with quality education and help you build your personal trainer career.

If you’re craving a career that can allow you to help others be their best, but you are worried that you can’t fit a personal training course into your busy schedule, you can consider our flexible online course that is blended with practical, hands-on, and face-to-face experience. In our certificates III and IV in fitness, you are supported by Master Educators and Trainers. In fact, we work with some of the best personal trainer educators in Australia.

After you have successfully earned your Certificate III and IV in fitness, you will be able to train and create programs for your clients. Additionally, you will be able to prescribe appropriate training, recovery, and workouts.


No matter your goals and commitments, we have an option that will suit you.

get access to our Unique SSTs, tools and templates

Get access to PT Academy’s unique SSTs (Systems, Science and Tools) program design and client screening templates to empower you to provide an exceptional exercise experience.  With PT Academy’s SSTs, you’ll learn to coach the human BEING, not just the human body. Use powerful motivation interviewing techniques backed by neuroscience to create rapport and boost motivation with clients.

Go beyond a GYM instructor and get your Personal Training Qualification  

You will learn a variety of skills in fitness activities. With these skills, you can help your clients to grow their strength, increase their fitness, rehabilitate from minor injuries, lose weight, and improve their general health and wellbeing. You will also be able to evaluate your clients’ physical condition and advise them on how they can progress their fitness.


As low as $73.08/week
$2495 $2095
  • Access to Course Modules
  • Access to PTA Trainer & Assessor team
  • Prac assessment tasks in gym and with PT of choice  
  • Access to PTA's SSTs (online content) - $900  
  • PTA Mega Workout Prac sessions - $1000  
  • Prac assessment tasks under PTA supervision - $1600  
  • TRX Essentials Course - $150  
  • TRX STC - $395  
  • Effective Movement Training (Online) - $495  
  • Effective Movement Training (workshop) - $395  
  • Trigger Point - GRID Foam Rolling - $195  
  • Movement Coach Case Study - $250  

Why Get Your Qualification with PTA?

Proactive learning

PT Academy is fully committed to providing world-class learning. We have a dedicated team that supports students with learning that is encouraging and enjoyable. At PTA, we believe that when personal development is powered by engagement and excitement, the final results will be greater.

We combine motivating, bite-sized learning on our interactive platform with our exclusive Mega Workouts to provide the ideal combination of online learning with practical hands-on experience.  This option has become very popular because:

Receive training from industry experts

Part of what makes PT Academy different is our team of dedicated, highly experienced, and educated lecturers who provide comprehensive and personal approaches to your learning. Our instructors will ensure that you start your career with confidence, knowing that the knowledge and skills you have received are those needed in the fitness industry.

More job opportunities

While you can get employment with a Certificate III in Fitness, most businesses in the fitness industry look for graduates with a Certificate IV. Apart from opening up more job opportunities, this certification course is also a pathway to further studies. For example, if you plan to pursue a Movement Coach Credential, you will need a Certificate IV in Fitness.

At PT Academy, we also have close partnerships with the most reputable fitness facilities in Australia. For instance, Virgin Active, Fitness First, Anytime Fitness and Snap Fitness, among several others.


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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.”

Certificate III & IV in Fitness (SIS30321 + SIS40221)



If that sounds like you and you’re ready to start learning from qualified professionals, call one of our knowledgeable course advisors. Note that you can begin your course immediately after completing your enrollment process and pre-training review.

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Arrange a visit or talk to one of our experienced course advisors on 1300 556 540. 

If you’re looking at online learning, you can contact us directly at any time to discuss costs and duration, or answer any questions you may have.

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