This programme is delivered over 30 weeks (course by course) through a combination of online learning and 220 hours of practical work experience gained in an approved facility.
Prior to starting the programme, enrolled students must gain approval from an appropriate fitness facility to complete their training on-site.
Students are also required to find themselves a fitness mentor – that means they’ll have access to a qualified fitness professional to assist them with their studies.
- Open entry
Regulatory requirements may apply.
Note that the following forms will be required when applying to study Exercise at WITT. Please make sure to complete an application before submitting these forms.
Police Vetting Form (External link. Note that this form will have to be emailed, or printed out and handed into reception s
Graduates can be employed or self-employed in exciting roles such as: exercise consultant, community exercise instructor, team training instructor or personal trainer.
This qualification is offered by WITT.
From 2023, WITT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology. Please note that all programmes offered by WITT and other subsidiaries of Te Pūkenga are under review as part of the reform of vocational education training. This is to ensure they are portable, consistent, and aligned with the needs of industry. The programme, short course or micro-credential you have enrolled in may change over time.