SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

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Course Description

The Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315) is a pathway to working as a fitness instructor at gyms, fitness and recreational centres. Students begin by leaning how to conduct fitness screenings and administer pre-exercise health questionnaires (to keep their clients safe). And follow up with the practical skills necessary for giving exercise instruction to a broad range of clients. Student also learn how to maintaining fitness equipment.

The Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315) is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package.

Recognition of Prior Learning

The skills and knowledge that you bring to your studies through previous education or employment experience may be credited towards specific units in this course, which can help to shorten your course duration. Please enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Tafe

The SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness is not available from any Tafe institutions on our database but may be available from other registered training organisations with Government Funding available in your area. See Course Providers.

Average Course Fee

Unknown

Average Duration

12 months

Online providers

On-campus providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Education and Training

You have a passion for teaching and education.

Gross Body Coordination

Move your arms, legs, and body together.

Instructing

Teaching people how to do something.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Group Exercise Instructor$1,050 weekly pay
Gym Instructor$1,050 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Personal Trainer$1,250 weekly pay
Fitness Instructor$1,150 weekly pay
Group Fitness Instructor$1,250 weekly pay
Fitness Instructor$1,150 weekly pay
Group Fitness Instructor$1,250 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

SISFFIT001
Provide health screening and fitness orientation

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to identify client fitness requirements, administer a pre-exercise health screening questionnaire and advise clients of appropriate fitness programs, services and facilities. This involves using industry endorsed risk stratification procedures when determining the provision of suitable advice regarding services and referral requirements.

SISFFIT002
Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to recognise exercise considerations common to specific population groups. It requires the ability to understand anatomical and physiological considerations and apply that understanding to client exercise participation aimed at improving health-related components of fitness. This unit does not apply to provision of exercise to higher risk specific population clients, or inappropriate exercise prescription for moderate risk clients.

SISFFIT003
Instruct fitness programs

This unit describes the performance outcomes, knowledge and skills required to plan, instruct and evaluate a variety of fitness programs and circuit sessions aimed at the health-related components of fitness. It involves programming and instruction of cardiovascular, resistance and flexibility programs for low or moderate risk clients who have completed industry endorsed pre-exercise screening and risk stratification procedures.

SISFFIT004
Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to incorporate an understanding of the human body structure and physiology into fitness instruction, programming and provision of fitness advice.

SISFFIT005
Provide healthy eating information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide healthy eating information and support healthy attitudes to eating and body composition. This is undertaken in accordance with recommended guidelines within industry endorsed scope of practice.

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