SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness CRICOS Code: 094029J

International

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 training of older clients and children.

They have a substantial depth of knowledge to plan, conduct and evaluate exercise training; provide leadership and guidance to clients and other staff; and deal with unpredictable situations applying defined guidelines and procedures from the fitness industry and the organisation.

They work independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems, including monitoring and managing business activities to operate efficiently and profitably.

The qualification does not provide the skills and knowledge for an individual to provide advice or exercise instruction to high risk clients, other than to refer the client to an appropriate medical or allied health professional.

Job Opportunities

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors.

This qualification equips you to be a Personal Trainer. It provides you with the skills and the knowledge to train individual clients on a one-on-one basis, which include older adults and children. In addition, students who complete this qualification can construct and deliver strength and conditioning training.

Entry Requirements

  1. Students must be 18 years of age or over.
  2. Students are required to successfully complete the Language Literacy and Numeracy test and achieve Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and numeracy skill. Prospective International students who provide an IELTS of 5.5 or its equivalent will be deemed as meeting the English language entry requirements.
  3. Satisfactorily complete a pre-training review interview to determine student’s suitability for the chosen course.
  4. Students are required to be physically fit to carry out some tasks as required by the course.
  5. Students are required to have access to a computer and internet in order to complete assessments and read information on the units of competency.
  6. Additional entry requirements may apply to specific qualifications.

Intakes

This course offers rolling starts to suit the availability of your learning schedule. Student orientation is held every Monday.

Course Fees

$AU 15,250 (includes a $250 non-refundable application fee)

Course Duration

Total: 52 weeks
Learning: 44 weeks
Holidays: 8 weeks

Delivery Methods

A flexible blended environment applies, through our face-to-face, online system. Student delivery will be broken down into learning weeks, assessment weeks, holidays weeks for each qualification. Students will have trainer directed study and also self-pace is highly recommended. International students are required to do 20 hours of study per week.

Locations

Gold Coast
10 Scarborough St
Southport, Gold Coast
Queensland 4215
1300 656 693

Sydney
Level 2, 39 Queen St
Auburn, Sydney
New South Wales 2144
1300 083 832

Course Outline (Units of Competency)

Total number of units = 20

  • 12 core units
  • 8 elective units
SISFFIT013 Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
SISFFIT015 Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
SISFFIT016 Provide motivation to positively influence exercise behaviour
SISFFIT017 Instruct long-term exercise programs
SISFFIT018 Promote functional movement capacity
SISFFIT019 Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT020 Instruct exercise programs for body composition goals
SISFFIT021 Instruct personal training programs
SISFFIT023 Instruct group personal training programs
SISFFIT025 Recognise the dangers of providing nutrition advice to clients
SISFFIT026 Support healthy eating through the Eat for Health Program
SISXRES001 Conduct sustainable work practices in open spaces

ELECTIVE STREAM ONE BUSINESS AND HIGH PERFORMANCE
BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB403 Market the small business
BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations
BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances
SISSSTC301A Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
SISSSTC402A Develop strength and conditioning programs
SISFFIT024  Instruct endurance programs
SISXCAI005  Conduct individualised long-term training programs

ELECTIVE STREAM TWO BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB403 Market the small business
BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations
BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances
BSBSMB401 Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
SISFFIT011   Instruct approved community fitness programs
SISXIND005 Coordinate work teams or groups
SISXIND006  Conduct a sport, fitness or recreation event

Assessment Arrangements

To be assessed as competent, learners need to provide satisfactory evidence to all the assessment requirements relating to their knowledge and skills relevant to the unit of competence.

Assessment methods may include:

  • Written activities
  • Case studies
  • Projects
  • Role plays/observations

How to Enrol

Applying to ASA is easy. You can submit your enrolment application at any time by email to info@asaonline.edu.au. Call the Gold Coast Campus on +61 1300 656 693 or Sydney Campus on +61 1300 083 832.

Once we receive your enrolment form, we will send you a Letter of Offer including all the enrolment conditions. When you accept it and return a signed copy along with payment, we will secure your place in your chosen course.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer is offered at the time of enrolment. For additional information relating to RPL or Credit Transfer for this course, please contact us.

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