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Fitness, Sport & PT

Become a Fitness Instructor

SIS30321- Certificate III in Fitness

Your journey to help others begins here. Move Academy will help you motivate others to succeed with their fitness goals.

Dive right into class with one of our experts. We will teach you the basics and get your journey in the fitness industry started.

Our Fitness Instructor course (SIS30321- Certificate III in Fitness) is delivered online, so you can get qualified without giving up your job, family time or social life. You’ll complete the coursework at home and train the practical side at your local gym. You’ll learn about the principles of exercise, fitness and health; anatomy and physiology; nutrition; supporting clients; and health, safety and welfare in a gym environment. You’ll also learn how to communicate with your clients effectively, and how to motivate them to stick to an exercise programme. The program will cover all aspects that will enable you to safely and confidently work at a fitness facility at the completion of your qualification.​

Get in touch with us to learn more.

Become a Personal Trainer

SIS40221 – Certificate IV in Fitness

The Move Academy Personal Trainer course (SIS40221 – Certificate IV in Fitness) will teach you the fundamentals so that you can help get others moving.

Becoming a PT isn’t only just about science, exercise, and getting your qualification. It is also about being able to listen better, speak efficiently, relate when appropriate, and show empathy instead of sympathy. In the Move Academy PT program, you will learn the principles of anatomy and physiology, nutrition, programming, communication and coaching along with other skills and tools that will allow you to work successfully in any health and fitness environment. This course also provides the perfect foundation for moving on to the higher-level Move Academy Coaching course 

The tutors, mentors and master coaches at Move Academy will engage and inspire you to enquire and learn. If you want to elevate yourself, your future business, and your impact on the world, then the best place to start is to become a personal trainer. 

Give us a call today if you want to learn more.

Become a Fitness Club Manager, or Event Coordinator

SIS50115 – Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management

Our Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management (SIS50115) Program will take your career to new heights. Boost your career and become a Fitness Club or Centre Manager, Event Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator or more. 

If you have a passion for fitness, and a strong head for business, this qualification is your ticket to a rewarding career in sports management. Completing the Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management (SIS50115) will teach you how to manage a business, yourself and your team members. The next time that management opportunity comes you will be ready, with all the confidence and competence a Diploma can provide!

The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management will teach you the skills to enable you to step up into a managerial position in a range of job sectors.

The industry trend for fitness and sport centre managers is expected to grow strongly over the next five years. This data is also supported within the 2020 Employment Projections – for the five years to November 2025 with the National Skills Commission Projections of employment growth five years to November 2025 to be almost 17% only behind education and training, and hospitality.

From the moment you graduate, you will be equipped with the practical skills required to manage a successful and thriving fitness centre. You will learn how to develop marketing strategies, coordinate client service activities, obtain sponsorships and finance management. In addition, you’ll also be able to recruit and lead staff, manage organisational risk and maintain work health and safety systems.

This qualification is perfect for those who want to further their knowledge and career.

Become a Personal Trainer - Business Basics

SIS40221 – Certificate IV in Fitness &
BSB40120 – Certificate IV in Business

To ensure your success as a Personal trainer you need to have the business skills to succeed as most of the opportunities are contracting within clubs or running your own PT studio/mobile/home-based business.

Business skills are paramount in today’s competitive environment and Certificate IV in Fitness cover the basics, but if you want to future-proof your career as a personal trainer then we suggest you take the PT business package with Move Academy.

This package gives you a Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221) and the Certificate IV in Business (BSB40120) which will equip you for what you need to get started on the right foot, with the right skills in a real-world environment. 

The course includes a work placement in your club or one near you so that you can practice your skills while you learn. When the club manager finds out you have selected a PT business package they will be far more confident in offering you an opportunity within the club to thrive as a personal trainer.

Become a Personal Trainer - Business Plus

SIS40221 – Certificate IV in Fitness &
BSB50120 – Diploma of Business

If you are dreams are bigger, then this is the program for you. It takes the business opportunity of a personal trainer to the next level. The Business Plus Personal Trainer Program will equip you with all the skills you need to manage or run your own health and fitness business.

The package consists of the Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40221) and Diploma of Business (BSB50120) and will give you all of the skills and confidence you need to ensure your success as a leading professional in the health and fitness industry…

The course includes a work placement in your local club so that you can practice your skills while you learn. Health clubs are always looking for great people and when the club owner finds out you have selected the Business Plus package they will be confident in offering you an opportunity within the club leading to a future role in their management team. 

Get your dream career started today!

Allied Health & Wellness

Become an Allied Health Assistant

Certificate III in Allied Health Assistant

HLT33015

Begin your career in the health sector with this entry-level qualification, equipping you with the skills necessary to assist allied health professionals including dieticians, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech therapists and podiatrists services.

Allied health specialties are set to grow by 22% over the next three years, experiencing the second-highest growth across the health sector.

You will learn how to recognise healthy body systems, interpret and apply medical terminology, assist with an allied health program, and communicate and work in health or community services. Our highly-experienced teaching staff are leaders in their field and will give you the one-on-one guidance needed to support you through your learning.

Successful completion of this course may qualify you to work as an assistant alongside allied health professionals, allowing you to specialise in dietetics, occupational therapy, and physiotherapy.

Become an Specialised Allied Health Assistant

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistant

HLT43015

Begin your career in the health sector with Certificate IV in allied health. This course is perfect for people looking to gain a broad overview of the healthcare system as well as a knowledge unique to allied health specialties. This sector is expected to grow over the next five years so what a great time to get started in this expanding industry.

This course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to recognise healthy body systems, interpret and apply medical terminology, and assist in the rehabilitation of clients. Students can choose to undertake general electives or specialise in physiotherapy and/or occupational therapy. Our highly-experienced teaching staff are leaders in their field and will give you the guidance needed to succeed in your studies.

This course will qualify you to work as an assistant in your specialised allied health stream or give you the skills to undertake further studies in your field.

Become a Lifestyle Coordinator

Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

CHC43415

Further your rewarding career by participating in the design, implementation and evaluation of leisure, health activities and programs for your clients.
If you are working in a residential facility, community agency or day centre, or want to further your career to expand your personal training business then the nationally recognised Certificate IV Leisure and Health will help you take the next step in your career.
You will learn how to:
• Use communication to build relationships
• Work with diverse people
• Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
• Contribute to programming
• Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
• Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
• Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts
• Reflect on and improve your own professional practice
• Confirm physical health status
• Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Become a Diversional Therapist

Diploma of Leisure and Health

CHC53415

Everybody despite their age and health level should move for optimal well-being. In this in-depth course, you’ll learn how to work with a diverse range of people, provide leisure education, and to plan and implement leisure and health programs.

You’ll also discover how to apply concepts of human psychology to facilitate involvement in leisure programs and coordinate and evaluate other workers and work teams. This course covers all aspects to plan, implement and work within the industry to help to get people involved and moving. Our industry-experienced teachers will provide the one-on-one guidance and support you need to succeed.

Health & Wellness

Become a Wellness Coach

BSB50120 – Diploma of Business
HLT43015 – Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance &
Certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching

Help individuals and communities achieve optimal wellness by inspiring and guiding them to achieve their health and wellness goals.

A Wellness coach supports clients in working out what they want, why they want it and what’s stopping them from achieving their desired level of wellbeing. Then together they create a plan for action. Through this supportive relationship, Wellness Coaches empower their clients with a focus on facilitation, rather than prescription.

Governments and businesses are realising that to achieve a happy and healthy world they need to invest in the well-being of their people.

Capitalise on the unprecedented growth in the wellness movement and become the next generation of Health and Wellness professionals with Move Academy. Our courses contain the leading-edge content needed for the delivery of in-demand community and business wellbeing programs.

Your journey starts with mastering the unique skill of coaching; we will teach you the fundamentals and strategies required to be an effective coach. Next, you will learn the necessary techniques, tools and how to design the programs that will help your clients achieve their desired level of health and wellbeing. Then to ensure your success we will teach you the core skills needed to own and run a successful sustainable Health Coaching business.

Upon completion of the Move Academy Wellness Coach program, you will be awarded a Diploma of Business (BSB50120), the Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (HLT43015) and the Certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching.

Become a Health Coach

BSB50210 – Diploma of Business
SIS40215 – Certificate IV in Fitness and Certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching

Health coaching is defined as ‘helping clients gain the knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to become active participants in their care and life so that they can reach their self-identified health goals.’

With our 30 plus years of industry knowledge and experience we have created the Move Academy Health Coach program to equip you with the skills that you need to succeed in your new career.

Become the next generation of Health and Wellness Professional with a course that contains leading-edge content needed for the delivery of in-demand individual, community and business wellbeing programs.

Your journey starts with mastering the unique skill of coaching; we will teach you the fundamentals and strategies required to be an effective coach. Next, you will learn the necessary techniques, tools and how to design the programs that will help your clients achieve their desired level of Health and wellbeing. Then to ensure your success we will teach you the core skills needed to own and run a successful sustainable Health Coaching business. Finally to give you the edge in this booming industry we teach you how to effectively and safely instruct and deliver the programs in any setting or environment.

Upon completion of the Move Academy Health Coach program, you will be awarded a Diploma of Business (BSB50210) Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40215) and Certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching.

Become a Lifestyle Coach

A lot of successful personal trainers know from years of working with clients that even with regular fitness evaluations, strength, cardio and weight management programs aren’t always enough. The problem—life gets in the way.

The Move Academy Lifestyle Coach Program will take your current knowledge and experience and build on that to enable you to coach people through the challenges in life and keep them motivated to achieve their desired health and well-being goals.

Your journey starts with mastering the unique skill of coaching; we will teach you the fundamentals and strategies required to be an effective coach. Next, you will learn the necessary techniques, tools and how to design and deliver the programs that will help your clients achieve their desired level of Health, Fitness and Wellbeing. Then to ensure your success we will teach you the core skills needed to own and run a successful sustainable Lifestyle Coaching business.

Yoga & Ayurveda

Become an Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultant

HLT52615 – Diploma of Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultation course

Our Diploma of Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultation course (HLT52615) is designed to equip you with a firm understanding of Ayurvedic principles and their practical application in health care.

Upon completion of this certification, you will have the knowledge of the basic principles of Ayurveda and how to apply them in your own life, and you will be able to make clinical recommendations to clients regarding modifications in their lifestyle, exercise routine, yoga practice and eating for nutrition according to their constitution, together with treatments, to bring a state of balance in their lives. You will be adept at Ayurvedic diagnosis, Ayurvedic relaxation massage, lifestyle and preventative health care guidance, Ayurvedic nutrition, and the use of potent herbs and oils.

This course is designed for health seekers and is the foundational study for practitioners. Participants will be able to apply all principles in their daily life and practitioners can incorporate the content into their practice easily.

Subjects include:-

  • Understanding the true nature of your mind and body

  • Proceedings of the cosmos, wisdom of the ages

  • Discovering your Ayurvedic body type

  • Defining the Ayurvedic body

  • Ayurvedic Psychology

  • Symptomatology and Disease

  • Ayurvedic Nutrition & Eating Right without Dieting

  • Ayurvedic Herbology and Materia Medica

  • Virilification, Rejuvenation and longevity (rasvaj)

  • Creating health through balance (SVRIT)

  • Practical Tools for Health, Personal Development and Stress Management

  • Revitalisation through Ayurvedic massage

… and includes actual experiential practices.

Become an Ayurveda Yoga Teacher

10579NAT – Diploma of Ayurveda Yoga

A traditional approach to Yoga Teaching is based on the practices and principles of Ayurveda. The 10579NAT – Diploma of Ayurveda Yoga Teaching is the perfect yoga teacher training course for either aspiring or experienced yoga teachers who wish to deepen their practice.

You will receive expert training from those with a deep experience in both the fields of Ayurveda and Yoga. You will be able to ask questions and learn and perfect new skills and techniques while being mentored by an expert in order to deepen your understanding of yoga, improve your personal practice and become a better instructor. 

Subjects include: 

  • designing and implementing Ayurvedic yoga programs

  • the integration of Ayurvedic cooking practice to enhance Yoga practice

  • how to implement a high-quality, safe and timely work practice 

  • how to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle through yoga practice

  • how to work with individuals to identify their own needs for a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing

  • how to apply and direct communication, problem-solving and creativity skills for client needs

  • ethical, legal and regulatory standards

Become an Ayurveda Practitioner

HLT62615 – Advanced Diploma of Ayurveda course

Our Advanced Diploma of Ayurveda course (HLT62615) is designed to give students the required skills and knowledge to excel as Ayurveda practitioners.

This program has a strong foundation in the traditional principles of Ayurveda. You will study and specialise in Ayurvedic treatments, and learn how to use Ayurveda to prevent and manage diseases and improve the quality of health for yourself, and others. It will teach an awareness of the professional aspects and responsibilities of a health care practitioner.

Subjects include:

  • Doshas

  • Ayurvedic nutrition

  • Ayurvedic herbal practices

  • Panchakarma practices

  • Ayurvedic massage and therapies

  • Marmas (specific points in the body) and chakras.

  • In addition, biomedical sciences, communication and basic counselling, workplace health and safety, practice management, professional practice and development in relation to the practice of Ayurveda are covered

Become an Ayurvedic Practitioner and Yoga Teacher

HLT52615 – Diploma of Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultation &
10579NAT – Diploma of Ayurvedic Yoga Teaching

Traditionally Yoga and Ayurveda are together so why not study them together in a combined course to teach you the aspects of both specialties? 

The way we eat and the way we live our lives affect our bodies and our minds. To reach the goals of Yoga we need a healthy body. Ayurveda provides the way. For the first time in Australia it is possible to study a dual qualification in both Yoga and Ayurveda at the level of national accreditation. 

Learn the aspects of The Diploma of Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultation (HLT52615) and the Diploma of Ayurvedic Yoga Teaching (10579NAT) together so that you can help your clients in all aspects of their health and wellbeing. Participants will be able to apply all principles in their daily life as well as being able to incorporate the content into a wellness practice for your clients easily.

You will receive expert training from those with a deep experience in both the fields of Ayurveda and Yoga.

Become the practitioner that is an expert in both fields, stand apart from the others to offer your clients an entire holistic practice for the betterment of their entire being. 

Business Courses

Business skills are great skills for everyday life. These days, more and more people are realizing that the acquisition of business skills can help them excel in the world of work. Indeed, building a skill set comprised of things such as managing partnerships, communication, emotional intelligence and conflict resolution can make the work day more efficacious and eventually help you attain the goals that you want in your career. It is also important to note that building a strong set of business skills can be effective in helping an individual optimize his or her personal life.

According to the Australian Government’s Job Outlook service, demand for office management roles is expected to experience stable growth over the next five years. This is a very large occupation with job opportunities available across a number of industries including construction, professional services, and education and training. 

Business skills can also be just as useful in personal life as they are in the professional world. By utilizing business skills like effective communication and time management in one’s personal life, the end result is oftentimes a healthier, happier mode of existence. Ultimately then, people who acquire business skills should use them in both the personal and professional world in order to optimize every aspect of their lives.

We have business courses that can be used to progress your learning,  and we have also incorporated the business curriculum into our other programs that we deliver to offer you well-rounded training so that you are able to reach your career and goals faster upon graduation. 

Become an Entrepreneur or Business Coach

BSB50120 – Diploma of Business course

Our Diploma of Business course (BSB50120) is designed to equip you with a firm understanding of Business principles so that you can progress in your business career, ensure your business is running smooth or help others ensure their success in their business by becoming business coach. 

Upon completion of this certification, you will have the knowledge and skills of the basic principles of business and how to apply them in management roles, as an entrepreneur to launch your own company or potentially coach others to achieve business success. 

Whether you want to start your own business or step up to a leadership position within a company, the BSB50210 Diploma of Business online course is your pathway to success. This tertiary qualification focuses on developing your business knowledge and management skills, equipping you to lead diverse groups; implement modern operational planning techniques; coach, develop and encourage staff; set and achieve performance targets; and engage in conflict resolution.

Successful completion of this flexible qualification will provide you with high-level business skills that will enhance your career and expand potential professional and educational pathways.

Become an Business Owner or Manager

BSB40120 – Certificate IV in Business

Get ahead with a BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business!

You can complete the BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business through a mix of studying at home and completing some assessments in the workplace. The course teaches you essential business skills and has the potential to make you more valuable to your current employer get a new job with a better income or set up or run your own business. ​

Just a few of the employment pathways after completing this course could include:

  • Administration Manager

  • Customer Service Representative

  • Personal Assistant

  • Team Leader

Our course offers high-quality, interactive online learning materials and supportive trainers who are just a phone call away. 

Get the business skills required in any organisation!

  • The skills in Certificate IV in Business are at the heart of all organisations across Australia. Its units are very practical and are applied in a vast range of industries and businesses every day.

  • Holding Certificate IV in Business tells employers that you have the essential business skills to be an important asset in any workplace.

VET Student Loan Information

Interested in Studying one of our Diploma options with Move Academy.

Here is some information that you may need including more detailed information on VET Student Loans.

What is a VET Student Loan?

 

A VET Student Loan (VSL) is a loan from the Australian Government that helps eligible students pay their tuition fees. Your loan is repaid through the Australian tax system when you reach the minimum income threshold for repayment. The minimum income threshold for repayment is set by the Australian Government each year and is published on Study Assist. Repayments continue until you have repaid your entire debt. It is important to note that your loan will remain a personal debt until it is repaid, and it may reduce your take-home (after-tax) wage and your borrowing capacity. You may wish to seek independent financial advice before applying.

For more information on the VET Student Loans program, visit the Department of Education, Skills and Employment VET Student Loans website.

The amount you can borrow for your tuition fees is determined by the Australian Government, this information is updated annually and can be found on their VET Student Loans website. Your individual loan amount also depends on your current HELP loan balance, which can be checked on the My Help Balance website. A VET Student Loan is only for tuition fees and does not cover additional costs such as textbooks, materials, or accommodation.

Move Academy (RTOID: 41087) is an approved VSL Provider for the SIS50215 Diploma of Fitness, SIS50115 Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management and CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health. 

VET Student Loan Policies and Procedures

 

 

The VSL Guide, along with the policies and procedures below will provide you with information on all of the Move Academy processes and procedures relating to student entry, applying and enrolling, fees, re-crediting HELP balances, handling of information, academic suitability, census days and important notices, eCAFs, withdrawal from courses, cancellation of enrolment, student complaints, and VET Student Loan considerations.

Once you have enrolled, Move Academy will supply you with a Schedule Agreement outlining the important dates and fees relevant to your VET Student Loan, as well as your obligations to Move Academy in relation to VET Student Loans.

The Schedule Agreement will include information and dates regarding the:

• Electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form (eCAF)
• Statement of Covered Fees (SoCF)
• VET Student Loans Fees Notice
• Census Dates
• Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN)
• Progression Forms

For more information download the Australian Government’s ‘Student Obligation’ resource

Move Academy Policies and Procedures 

Please find below information regarding the Move Academy schedule of tuition fees for the programs on offer as well as the census dates schedule. 

Diploma of Fitness –  click here for the Schedule of Tuition Fees detailing the Module/Unit of Study Fees. For a Schedule of the Census dates for the Diploma of Fitness –  click here

Note: Move Academy is no longer accepting enrolments into the Diploma of Fitness due to the qualification being deleted from the approved course list

Diploma of Leisure and Health –  click here for the Schedule of Tuition Fees detailing the Module/Unit of Study Fees. For a Schedule of the Census dates for the Diploma of Leisure and Health  –  click here

Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management –  click here for the Schedule of Tuition Fees detailing the Module/Unit of Study Fees. For a Schedule of the Census dates for the Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management –  click here

If you wish to withdraw from your course, Move Academy must receive this request by completing the Withdrawal Application form 

Find out more about your VET Student Loans Student Obligations.

Find out more about VET Student Loans

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