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Exercise Physiologist Courses

An Exercise Physiologist creates physical activity programs for clients with a range of needs. You might develop exercise plans for people with a disability, people with health issues or people recovering from an injury. Exercise Physiologists may focus on developing fitness, coordination or muscle tone. You might assess progress and re-evaluate needs throughout an exercise program.

Exercise Physiologists should have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work with clients from various backgrounds. You’ll need to be good at communicating and able to listen to your clients’ concerns. Exercise Physiologists should be physically fit and able to demonstrate a range of exercise techniques. It’s important that you are organised and can manage your time well.

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Popular Exercise Physiologist Courses

There are 11 courses available for people who want to become an Exercise Physiologist. These are the top 5 most popular courses.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does an Exercise Physiologist earn?

In Australia, a full time Exercise Physiologist generally earns $1,350 per week ($70,200 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only. As you gain more experience you can expect a potentially higher salary than people who are new to the industry.

What are the job opportunities for an Exercise Physiologist?

This is a relatively new occupation and there are no accurate employment figures available. Exercise Physiologists may find work across all regions of Australia.

Source: Australian Government Labour Market Insights

How do I become an Exercise Physiologist?

If a career as an Exercise Physiologist interests you, consider enrolling in a Diploma of Sport Development. You’ll study the principles of Sports Psychology and explore a range of strategies to assist clients with their physical activity needs. This course allows you to choose from a range of specialisations including fitness, coaching and sports academy.

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Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within allied health, physiology and sport coaching. Click on an occupation to learn more about the role and the qualifications that can help you get started in this industry.

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