Certificate IV in Weight Management


Enhance Your Career As A Personal Trainer. Get Qualified with the Certificate IV in Weight Management | Online Course

Start a new career or business in the Weight Management Industry

  • Start your own weight management business or new career
  • Holistic approach to weight management
  • Learn from industry leaders and make a difference
  • Study online at your own pace
Start a rewarding career helping
others achieve their dream!

"I was a little scared of studying as I had been out of school for 23 years and I have 2 young children under the age of 4, but it is amazing what you can achieve when you start to do your passion. Everyone has been very supportive and they were always there for me when I needed them."
Amanda Koppen – Graduate

"As a qualified personal trainer I wanted to be able to provide a holistic approach for my clients including the ability to write meal plans. This qualification gave me exactly what I needed my client base has now doubled to 250 clients per month."
Ben Hidalgo – Owner - Holeshot Fitness

"Doing this course has been one of the best choices I have ever made! If you are serious about learning how to help people lose weight then you need look no further….this is definitely the qualification for you!"
Tanisha Tottman – Founder - Busy Slim

"The skills and confidence I gained from completing this qualification as well as having access to industry experts gave me the confidence to take the next step and start my own business which is steadily growing and I’m loving it!"
Dianne Scott – Owner - Nutrition & Weight Loss Solutions

Course Outline

Course Code: 10576NAT

Qualification: Nationally & Internationally Accredited Certificate IV in Weight Management

Delivery: Online through our easy to use student learning system, with support from expert Tutors

Duration: Self-Paced Study – up to 12 months

Payment Options: Upfront or Payment Plan


Course Overview

Course Outline

  • Work effectively in the weight management industry | WMTIND401A
  • Analyse and apply principles of psychology, mindset and behaviour modification to weight management | WMTPSY401A
  • Analyse and apply principles of nutritional science to meal planning | WMTDIT401A
  • Apply basic anatomy and physiology principles to exercise recommendations for weight management | WMTFIT401A
  • Undertake an initial weight management consultation | WMTCON401A
  • Undertake regular weight management consultations | WMTCON402A
  • Design, plan and deliver weight management clinics for groups | WMTCON403A
  • Work collaboratively with networks | WMTREL401A
  • Make a presentation | BSBCMM401
  • Address customer needs | BSBCUS402
  • Market the Small Business | BSBSMB403


Learning Outcomes

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a range of activities and functions within the weight management industry in a broad range of settings, including working collaboratively with appropriate medical and allied health professionals to help motivate and mentor adolescents 13 – 17 or adults 18+ to achieve their weight management goals.

Those with this level of competency will be expected to provide a range of programs and services including an understanding of psychology and the effect on behaviour, provision of appropriate meal plans and recommendation of exercise to create a weight management plan to achieve the adolescents’ (13 – 17) and adults’ (18+) weight management goals.


Community outcomes

This course is intended to provide participants with the following skills and knowledge to contribute to community outcomes such as:

  • Consideration to the increasing prevalence of overweight and obesity
  • Creating a community awareness of the long term benefits of weight management
  • Improved community health
  • Reducing the cost of, and impact on, healthcare associated with obesity and weight related health issues
  • Improving workplace productivity and reducing associated costs with employee sick leave


Nationally & Internationally Accredited Course

The Australian College of Weight Management is committed to improving the standards of the Weight Management Industry and providing new and exciting career opportunities for our students. We have a strong network of recognised academic and industry professionals across the country who we work with to create a more united voice for obesity prevention and weight management. At the Australian College of Weight Management we are proud to offer our students a quality education through the Certificate IV in Weight Management that has received Accreditation and Professional Development recognition both nationally and internationally. Studying with our College ensures you will receive a commitment to excellence and ongoing improvement processes.

Accredited Training Provider
Course delivered by the Australian College of Weight Management - Qualification issued by RTO #32107 (Online Fitness Pty Ltd)
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