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Have you had a hankering for a role as a fitness instructor or personal trainer? Have you decided against it because you thought it was out of reach and that you’d missed your chance? Well, we’re here to tell you that it’s never too late to start, thanks to online fitness courses with OCA and demand is expected to rise by some 15% over the next three years. 

Industry-leading courses like our Advanced Fitness Nutrition Micro-Credential could be taken at your own pace, meaning that you can train in your downtime and continue with your current work obligations, and they can be paid for in manageable instalments with no credit checks, so they’re accessible to pretty much everyone! 

Let’s take a look at the kind of thing you’ll learn on an online fitness course like this one. 

Skills That Prepare You For a Life In the Role

Ok, so on health and fitness courses, it's obvious the kind of thing you’re going to be concerning yourself with. Still, perhaps the depth to which OCA courses delve makes them so effective at preparing you for the role you’ll eventually fill. As a personal trainer, you’ll wear many hats, from nutritional advisor to physical fitness coach, so your trade knowledge needs to be spot on.

With this particular fitness nutrition course, you’ll learn about the following:

  • How to assess an individual's current diet
  • The basics of sports and health supplements
  • The human anatomy
  • Essential nutrients
  • The importance of hydration at all stages of the process
  • Nutrition before, during and after exercise
  • Intermittent fasting
  • How to provide nutrition recommendations for weight loss
  • How to write meal plans
  • An understanding of carbohydrate loading & the ketogenic diet

Studying with Online Courses Australia may give you a great kick-start into this exciting sector and may even give you the entry-level skills you need to gain instant employment (this depends on your employer and the job position). Why? Because our fitness and nutrition courses are created in collaboration with industry workers who know precisely what employers are looking for.

This fantastic short nutrition and fitness course is just one of many that can help you get in the door. They’re also super-useful for personal trainers and fitness coaches who want to improve their existing knowledge. With every hour of our courses equating to one Continuing Professional Development point, you can make yourself even more employable. 

Get the Skills You Need For Your Career to Soar!

So, rather than just keep going in a job you don’t like, why not pursue your dream of working in the fitness industry? As you can see, high-quality training couldn’t be easier to access or more affordable to take advantage of. So, if you’d like to know more about what we’ve spoken about here, you should come and visit us online at

Alternatively, if you would like to speak to us directly about any of our fitness and nutrition courses or the training we offer in a range of different fields, give us a call on 1300 611 404 and we’ll be more than happy to give you the help you need.

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