Personal Training Courses

National Health & Fitness Academy

Upcoming PT Courses

COOMERA/BUNDALL - 1 spot left

Part-Time - 11th March


Part-Time Blended - 11th April


Part-Time Blended - 13th April


Part-Time - 17th May


Part-Time - 20th May

NHFA is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, implementation, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a real difference! Most people desire real job satisfaction and the fitness industry provides that in spades.

We pride ourselves on not just delivering first class education, but an outstanding course in an exceptional environment by the industry experts. Our face-to-face courses provide the ultimate learning experience allowing for practical based people to learn in a hands-on environment rather than a computer screen.

As one of our NHFA privileges you’ll also receive a membership to train, practice and implement all the new and knowledge skills and to become what we like to call, a master of the trade.

The information in regard to all of our courses is below, however if you would like to speak to our career consultant Mel, you can call us directly on 0438 092 375 and she’ll be happy to answer all of your questions and explain in detail how we can help you move forward.


With a Certificate III in Fitness you will gain the knowledge, skills and qualification you need to work as a registered Fitness Instructor. This is the fitness industries base qualification and allows you to work with groups. This qualification will then allow you to gain your certificate IV which is the qualification that most people enrol in to be able to work in all capacities of the industry.

This dynamic course provides an in-depth understanding of the human body as well providing life-skills that will set you up for a successful and fulfilling fitness career.

Cert III available in full-time courses (8 weeks), part-time courses (14 weeks).


Certificate IV in Fitness qualifies you to be a Personal Trainer and allows you to achieve the ultimate lifestyle – working with anyone, anywhere, anytime!

When studying a Certificate IV in Fitness you will gain hands on experience with a diverse range of equipment and environments and design a number of training programs giving you the skills, knowledge and experience you need to be at the top of the industry as a successful, qualified Personal Trainer.

Cert IV available in full time courses (8 weeks), part time courses (14 weeks).


Our Personal Trainer Program is a combination course consisting of both Certificate III in Fitness and Certificate IV in Fitness qualifications and is simply the very best way to become a fully qualified personal trainer.

This is the course that we have become renowned for over the years and delivered with massive success with our students being the preferred graduates in many health clubs, gyms and fitness & wellness facilities around the country. This course is not just certificate III and IV. We go above and beyond to deliver the finest course there is. As an NHFA student you will graduate with the following certificates and qualifications giving you the ultimate edge and reputation when entering the industry.

Combined Cert III + Cert IV is available in both full and part time courses.

business mentor program


We don’t just stop with our Certificate III and IV courses. We understand that many great athletes, entrepreneurs and high achievers have coaches and mentors to help them become the best that they can be.  Committed to seeing all students succeed, Dave Burgis personally conducts tailored mentoring to guide you every step of the way when you enter the fitness industry and to build the business that provides the life and lifestyle you really want. Dave has learnt of some of the finest business strategies and secrets and passes these onto those that in the business mentor program. The Business Mentor Program is designed to kick start your career, provide guidance, strategies and structure to make sure you’re successful in new brand-new career.