Health & Fitness

Entry Requirements

  • Interview
  • Demonstration of acceptable attendance, desire and commitment to hard work

Length of Course

  • 12 weeks- one year

Course Synopsis

This course is aimed at participants who would like a career in the health and fitness industry, or participants who want to improve their own health and understanding of fitness. The course gives participants units towards a Certificate III in Fitness.

Course Content

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Illness and disease
  • Nutrition
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Gym work and exercise plans


Participants may choose to continue with YMCA to complete the full Certificate III in Fitness.

Additional Information

The course involves gym sessions. These are subsidised by the YMCA, however, participants must fund the short fall.

Health & Fitness

YMCA Vocational School

YMCA Social Impact

Officially known as Y-Care SE Qld Inc., YMCA Social Impact is the group of programs that make up the charitable arm of the YMCA Brisbane.

Our mission is to break the cycle of disadvantage and give people a Real Opportunity to grow, in mind, body and spirit. We aim to transform lives.


YMCA Vocational School
Clem Jones Campus
41-45 Mary Street
Kingston, Queensland 4114

Tel:(07) 3440 4300
Fax:(07) 3440 4399
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