Find out more about studying Sport & Fitness

Become a qualified Personal Trainer

Love being fit and want to help others be their healthiest? Get qualified with VFA Learning in Geelong.

Helping students achieve great careers

Experiencing different industry elements in real-life settings helps me to practice the skills I learn and discover what I want to do after finishing the course.

-Hannah, VFA Fitness student 

Doing this course hasn't just helped me professionally so far in getting new skills, it has also helped me get back on track with my life and health.

-Matt, VFA Fitness student 

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Demand for fitness instructors is high with 3,600 new jobs

9.8%

Future growth by 2026

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Why study fitness with VFA Learning?

The perfect working
environment

Work in gyms, fitness and wellness centres, outdoors, or with corporates, athletes and professional sports groups. You can be your own boss or work for others.

Flexible learning to suit your
needs

VFA Learning has developed a blended option which includes online and practical observations in a simulated work environment and placement.

Qualifying personal trainers
for over 18 years

Learn by doing! Our courses are delivered by experts. You will learn in high quality training facilities, honing your skills to ensure that you are prepared for the real world.

Certificate IV and Diploma
courses

Take charge of your fitness career with the Certificate IV in Fitness and Diploma of Sport (Coaching) offered at VFA Learning.

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Foundations of Fitness Short Course, Certificate IV & Diploma

Nationally recognised courses

Become a personal trainer

Pathways to uni

Get qualified for a rewarding career

Foundations of Fitness Short Course

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Each week of training, students will complete:

2 days of classroom-based training and assessment 

1 day of self-directed learning and assessment

Intake

January 2024

Duration

8 Weeks - Full Time

Delivery Mode

On Campus

Work Placement Available

Certificate VI in Fitness

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Each week of training, students will complete:

1 day of classroom-based training (virtual if required) and assessment

1 day of self-directed learning and assessment

Intake

January 2024

Duration

8 Weeks - Full Time

Delivery Mode

On Campus

Work Placement Available

SIS40221

DIPLOMA OF SPORT (COACHING)

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Each week of training, students will complete:

1 day of classroom-based training and assessment 

1 day of self-directed learning and assessment

Intake

January 2024

Duration

12 Weeks - Full Time

Delivery Mode

On Campus

Work Placement Available

SIS50321