Course: SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + Pre-Requisite Units from SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness
Intake: January 2019
Course Description: This qualification reflects the role of personal trainers who have specialist skills to train individual clients, or groups of clients, on a one-on-one or group basis to improve health related components of fitness in relatively low risk situations. This may include the training of older clients and children.
Duration: This qualification is facilitated over 34 weeks for full time students, and 47 weeks for part time students. Training will be delivered using a variety of methods, including: face to face (2 days per week for full time students, 1 day per week for part time students), self-paced learning and online study to re-inforce skills. Up to 70 hours of practical placement is also part of the course.
Selection Process: Apply directly to SEDA Group
Eligibility: Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who hold a current first aid and CPR certificate and have been recognised as competent through a recognised training program or recognition process against the following units of competency:

SISFFIT001 Provide health screening and fitness orientation

SISFFIT002 Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations

SISFFIT003 Instruct fitness programs

SISFFIT004 Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming

SISFFIT005 Provide healthy eating information

SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals

SISFFIT014 Instruct exercise to older clients

SISXCCS001 Provide quality service

All applicant must be a minimum of 18 years of age to enrol.

Career Opportunities This qualification provides a pathway to work in a diversity of fitness industry businesses including fitness centres, gyms, aquatic facilities, community facilities and in open spaces, where risk management (through risk assessment and hazard control processes) does not already exist.
Further Study Options: Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into such courses as the SIS50215 Diploma of Fitness (after obtaining at least one year post qualification fitness industry experience in the application of skills and knowledge of the Certificate IV in Fitness) or other Diploma level programs, including SEDA Group’s SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development.
Further Information: For further information please contact SEDA Group.