National Health & Fitness Academy

If you’ve decided to kick start your physical fitness career you’ve come to the right place – National Health and Fitness Academy can help you create your dream career in the fitness industry.

Whether you want to become a Personal Trainer, take on additional fitness certifications or simply want to update and refresh your industry knowledge and skills, the National Health and Fitness Academy, located on Australia’s beautiful Gold Coast and Northern New South Wales, offers a range of personal trainer courses that will meet your fitness education objectives.

PT training courses
certificate 3 in fitness


With a Certificate III in Fitness you will gain the knowledge, skills and qualification you need to work as a registered Fitness Instructor.

This dynamic course provides an in-depth understanding of the human body as well providing life-skills that will set you up for a successful and fulfilling fitness career.

Cert III available in full time courses (8 weeks), part time courses (14 weeks).

certificate III in fitness


A Certificate IV in Fitness qualifies you to be a Personal Trainer and allows you to achieve the ultimate lifestyle – working with anyone, anywhere, anytime!

Studying a Certificate IV you will gain experience in a range of equipment and environments and design a number of training programs giving you the skills, knowledge and experience you need to be at the top of the industry as a successful, qualified Personal Trainer.

Cert IV available in full time courses (8 weeks), part time courses (14 weeks).

Combined certificate in fitness


Our Personal Trainer Program is a combination course consisting of both Certificate III in Fitness and Certificate IV in Fitness qualifications and is simply the very best way to become a fully qualified personal trainer.

Each class is capped at just 12. That’s right just 12 in each class so that we can create the most personalised and individualised course possible. This course is not just certificate III and IV. We go above and beyond to deliver the finest course there is. As an National HFA student you will graduate with the following certificates and qualifications giving you the ultimate edge.

Combined Cert III + Cert IV is available in full time courses (8 weeks), part time courses (14 weeks).

business mentor program


Learn the secret strategies behind some of the industries best Personal Trainers. Committed to seeing all students succeed, Dave Burgis personally conducts tailored mentoring to guide you every step of the way when you enter the fitness industry.

The Business Mentor Program is designed to kick start your career and give you the tools to manage a thriving business to obtain your dream lifestyle doing what you love. Business Mentor Program available face to face.