Get to know us

FIAFitnation provides outstanding fitness education to students all around Australia.

Our history explains why.

  1. We have been a trusted education provider operating for a long time, though we have gone by a few different names.
  2. Our origins lie in the not-for-profit sector as well as in education. The Sydney-based Fitness Institute Association (FIA) was the original registering not-for-profit body for personal trainers.
  3. Flexibility is at our core. Melbourne-based Fitnation were pioneers in delivering quality distance education in the 1990s. They built on this foundation to become a successful online learning provider.
  4. We like to collaborate. In mid-2011 FIA and Fitnation merged 45 years of experience, passion and quality to become FIAFitnation.
  5. We are the future of wellness. With an intimate knowledge of education and the fitness industry, we strive to keep pace with changing industry trends.
  6. We lead the way in better integration of the health and fitness industries, with new qualifications, like the Diploma of Nutrition and Dietetics for Personal Trainers.

FIAFitnation has recently become a part of Study Group, a global education company recognised for its delivery of high quality education.

Study Group is committed to giving students the best possible learning experience as well as every possible opportunity to reach their career goals. For more information on Study Group, visit studygroup.com.

Why choose to study with FIAFitnation?

Our focus is on giving you the power to be the fitness professional you know you can be.

Here are a few more reasons to give FIAFitnation a go.

  • People come first.
    We understand that you will have different motivations for study and different life commitments than every one of your classmates.
  • You can get flexible with us.
    Your study options include our industry-leading online platform or access our purpose-built facilities in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
  • You will learn from the best.
    Our educators have a minimum 10 years’ industry experience. Enjoy inspired and passionate teaching, drawn from a wealth of technical expertise and applied experience. Our team includes Exercise Physiologists, Dieticians, Sports Scientists, Physiotherapists and Nutritionists.
  • We are proudly independent.
    We’re not tied to a gym or health club but we have close industry partnerships with organisations like the NSW Institute of Sport, Queensland Institute of Sport and the Sydney Academy of Sports.
  • We provide career outcomes and pathways.
    Our professional Careers Consultants will help you choose the right course for the career you want. You can choose to test the water with a short course or get started on your certificate or diploma today.

Our Organisational Values

Values that guide each and every interaction we have with students, staff, consumers and stakeholders.

  • Authenticity
    We do not pretend. We do not have false friends or colleagues. We are warm and genuine and understand that robust discussions aim to support openness and growth.
  • Clarity
    We speak to the facts. We do not create mythology based on incorrect information. We verify the data and we act in the interests of clarity.
  • Student Centricity
    All students are central to our existence. We work to engage and satisfy our prospective, current and past students like no other tertiary institution.
  • Happiness
    We value positivity, joy, encouragement and strive to be in the moment. We affirm our own actions, those of others and the organisation.
  • Embodiment
    We teach, support, live and breathe natural medicine and wellbeing. Be the contributions large or small, we consciously find ways to contribute to an holistic approach in everything we do.
  • Responsibility
    We take personal ownership of our actions. We do not blame others. When we commit – we follow through. We model the very best in ethical conduct.
I changed my lifestyle for the better.

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Our members benefits include CEC points, Discounts, Free Courses, Superstar Webinars + more...

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Fitness Course Guide

Everything you need to know about us, our courses and the fitness career opportunities available to you. Keep it handy when you speak to one of our team!

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You can self enrol into any of our nationally recognised fitness courses or our suite of professional development CEC & PDP courses.

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