Become a Personal Fitness Trainer

Get the Tools You Need to Succeed

Whether you choose to study online or face-to-face, our comprehensive program of study means you can learn where and when it suits you. 

Our Programmes Include:

  • Nutrition
  • The Fitness Industry
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Orientation and Health Assessment
  • Body Composition
  • Exercise Psychology
  • Advanced athlete programming
  • Business planning for Personal Trainers
  • Marketing strategies for Personal Trainers
  • Small business finance for Personal Trainers
  • Communication skills for Personal Training
  • Group Exercise development
  • Special Populations
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Postural Assessment and Analysis
Study Online
Study Online

Go at your own pace, and work your studies around your everyday. Our team of fitness experts are readily available to guide you every step of the way.

Study Face-to-Face
Study Face-to-Face

Looking for something a little more hands-on? Study with our specialist tutors & trainers two nights a week in leading facilities across NZ.

Ask about our new weekly payment options, and enrol this October to pay only 10% deposit!

Which study program is right for me?


  • Learn at your own page
  • Flexible assessment deadlines
  • Up to 1 year to complete and meet all requirements
  • Part-time (2 nights per week)
  • Strategic pace
  • Finish in 16 weeks
  • Self-directed study
  • Tutors available by phone and email
  • Lectures presented by tutors
  • Classrooms at top facilities with 10-20 other students
  • Hands-on learning
Tutor Support
  • Available via phone, email and Skype
  • 2x per week in class
  • Available via phone and email
  • Online exams
  • Practical assessments filmed and uploaded for tutors
  • Online exams
  • In-person practical assessments
  • Ability to work with students in your class
Additional Support
  • Practical workshops in regional areas (Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Hamilton) to have one-on-one coaching pointers
  • Listen and learn from a range of industry-leading guest speakers throughout the course, particularly at the end
Great for people who
  • Have a busy lifestyle who want to study in their own time
  • Live in smaller centres around NZ
  • Suit independent learning
  • Thrive on learning in a classroom environment
  • Like structured lessons and timeframes
  • Want more face-to-face time with tutors and other students

How do I enrol with Fit Futures?

Joining is easy. Follow these simple steps and get ready to transform your career for the better.

Fill out the form below and we’ll send you our information pack, with more about what you can expect from Fit Futures courses and what you need to enrol with us.


Once you have our information pack, one of our careers advisors will be in touch to discuss which program is best suited to your needs – you may even be eligible for a scholarship.


After enrolling with us, you’ll be given your login details as well as assignment of a tutor who will be there to assist you throughout the course by phone, email and video call.


Time to get started! Move forward with the support of your personal tutor, a fantastic network of your fellow students and work place opportunities through our partners.

What qualifications will I have at the end of the course?

You just need the right training to help you shape what’s next. And what’s next is going to change everything.

Because, once you’ve passed your course and assessment, you will have met all the individual education requirements to register with the NZ Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS). REPS registration is internationally recognised meaning you will be fully qualified to work in exercise facilities not only in New Zealand, but all over the world.

Get your Fit Futures Information Pack

Your information pack will include course information and enrolment options.