Fitness instructors design and lead activities and exercises for groups or individuals to build physical fitness, influence body shape and improve overall health.
Work is in gyms or sports centres, outdoors in parks or public spaces and at client homes.
Suits people who can communicate well and motivate others. An interest in health science, especially relating to muscular growth, weight loss and nutrition is important.
Membership with Fitness Australia may be useful. You may also need:
Top skills requested in job advertisements for this occupation.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)