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40 weeks including six weeks of study break
A Compulsory Student Services Fee also applies ($240 for fulltime students).
Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.
Are you interested and passionate about health, fitness, sport, recreation and exercise?
There are a range of opportunities available to help you into employment and future study in this growing and key industry sector.
This level 5 programmes is the first year of the diploma qualifications. You will focus on fitness techniques, health, nutrition, anatomy and physiology, training, coaching and motivating people with the sector.
This programme replaces the Diploma in Applied Fitness. If you have partially completed the Diploma in Applied Fitness you will be able to transition onto this new qualification. Talk to us about how that can work for you.
Use the onsite gym for putting what you learn into practice.
Nicole says: “I loved the support that we got from tutors. The overall professionalism that I’ve come away with is fantastic."
|Minimum requirements Learn more|
Applicants under 20 years of age: * 48 credits NCEA level 2 across 4 subjects or equivalent Applicants aged 20 years or above: * No academic qualifications are required. Evidence to support an applicant's ability to successfully undertake the Programme with a reasonable likelihood of success may be requested. All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English should have an international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each band) issued within the last two years, or a qualification considered to be equivalent to the above. All applicants must sign a Risk Management Contract, relating to risk and their health, prior to commencing study on the programme Applicants are required to sign a declaration as to whether they have any convictions against the law (apart from minor traffic convictions). In order to comply with the provisions of the Vulnerable Children's Act, 2014 and Child Protection Policies for all 'specified organisations' providing a 'regulated service', all candidates/students will be subjected to safety checks. These will include but are not limited to: i) A formal interview ii) A Police vet check iii) A risk assessment
|More information about entry to this qualification|
|Student fees Learn more||$6,960||$6,960|
|Government tuition subsidy Learn more||$10,771||$10,771|
|TOTAL Learn more||$17,731||$17,731|
|Compulsory Student Services Fee|
|Student loan information Learn more||StudyLink|
|Successful course completions||79%|
|3 years after completion|
|Median earnings Learn more||$33,036|
|Earnings range Learn more||$23,830 - $41,054|
|In employment Learn more||61%|
|In further study Learn more||32%|
|On a benefit Learn more||3%|
Note: All KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only. Learn more about Key Information for Students