Government Funded Fitness Courses

Only approved training providers can deliver subsidised and government funded fitness courses through the Certificate 3 Guarantee program. The Queensland Government approved training providers are called Pre-qualified Suppliers. Fit Education offers the following funding opportunities:

VET in Schools program for Queensland students.

✔ Traineeships and Apprenticeships in the Certificate III in Fitness for Queenslanders.

Certificate 3 Guarantee program for Queensland residents. (Co-contribution fee: $800)

Contact Fit Education to discuss your eligibility now.

Commonwealth Government VSL (VET Student Loan) funding may be available for the Diploma of Sport and Diploma of Fitness.

Why Study With Fit Education?

We don’t just teach fitness, we live and breathe it. Fit Education focuses on educating, leading and motivating people to choose a healthier lifestyle. We aim to help our students become the best health and fitness professionals they can be.

Fit Education is a Pre-Qualified Supplier
Fit Education is an approved pre-qualified supplier with the Queensland government, offering the Certificate 3 Guarantee programVETiS program, and Cert III in Fitness

Sport and Fitness Industries Experiencing Growth
The sport and fitness industries are experiencing rapid growth. Australia continues to become more unhealthy and overweight, meaning there will be lots more jobs in the Fitness Industry. Check out the employment statistics here. Sport Employment Statistics, Personal Trainer Employment StatisticsGym Manager Employment Statistics.
The Certificate III in Fitness is the foundation of these leanings.

Fit Education graduates are held in high regard
Fit Education graduates are held in high regard throughout the Fitness Industry. Check out what some of our graduates are doing on Fit Education Tube.

Study Online Anywhere at Anytime
All you need is a computer with internet access and you can study from anywhere. Our core materials are downloadable, which means even if you’re away from the online world you can still access your study materials. An app is also available on ipad allowing work to be completed offline. Our online portal is accessible on mobile devices such as tablets and smart phones, so it’s easy for you to access it anywhere, anytime.

Refer to Fit Education’s Terms and Conditions containing information about Fit Education’s Refund Policy.


Find out how easy & intuitive our online courses are. Simply fill out our form and we’ll be in touch with you shortly to help you decide what course is best for you. 

Get your fitness education started.

Check out our Cert III & Cert IV package today. 

"The fitness course was a great opportunity for me to gain some experience & learn new things about the industry."

The fitness course was a great opportunity for me to gain some experience & learn new things about the industry. The teaching team have a great theoretical base & years of experience.

Veronika Larisova 

"The course was extremely informative & the staff were very supportive"

The course was extremely informative & the staff were very supportive throughout it. Thanks to Fit Education, I believe I have the necessary skills to enter the fitness industry & become a successful Personal Trainer.

Rohan Hoffmann

Frequently Asked Questions

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To be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program, an individual must:

  • Not hold or be currently undertaking a Certificate III or higher level qualification. This does not include Certificate III qualifications completed while at secondary school.
  • Be 15 years of age or older.
  • Have finished secondary school or left school.
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident residing in Queensland, or New Zealand citizen permanently residing in Queensland (i.e. a person with a New Zealand Passport who can also produce documentary evidence of a Queensland residential address).

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

Contact Fit Education to check your eligibility for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program and find out more about the co-contribution fee.

Vocational Education and Training in Schools (VETiS) is a program that enables students to gain nationally recognised qualifications while at school. Students learn skills and knowledge required for specific industries.

VETiS can be undertaken in years 10, 11 and 12, and can count towards the Queensland Certificate of Education. VETiS funded by the VET investment budget is fee-free for students.

Fit Education is an approved RTO for the Certificate II in Sport and Recreation as part of the VETiS program.

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

School-based apprenticeships and traineeships allow high school students – typically Years 11 and 12 – to work with an employer as paid employees, while studying for their senior certificate. At the same time, students undertake a training qualification with a supervising registered training organisation chosen by both the employer and the student.

A school-based apprentice’s or trainee’s employment and/or training arrangements must impact on their school timetable for the program to be considered school based.

Fit Education is an approved pre-qualified supplier for Certificate III in Fitness traineeships. Fit Education is proud of their many school based trainees and the great results they have achieved.

For full eligibility criteria and complete FAQs please go to:

Please complete the enrolment forms and eligibility checks below for government funded fitness courses:

Check out our other FAQ’s here.