Personal Training Courses Cardiff

Why choose Cardiff?
Cardiff is not only the capital of Wales but is also one of the sporting capitals of the UK. Cardiff has a reputation of promoting health, fitness and the inclusion for all levels of sport like no other city in the UK. As well as this, Cardiff boasts two large Universities including Cardiff Met which delivers one of the highest rated sport programmes in the country. With a sporting culture, vibrant economy and passion for looking fit, healthy and strong, Cardiff is possibly one of the best locations in the UK to develop a career as a personal trainer.

What can you expect to earn as a personal trainer in Cardiff?

As with any city or location throughout the UK, your earnings are dependent on experience and the amount of effort you are willing to put in. However, in Cardiff you can expect to earn anything from £20,000 a year to almost an uncapped amount. On average, personal trainers who we interact with on a regular basis in Cardiff boast an income of £30,000 a year.

Career prospects for Personal Trainers in Cardiff

Below are possible avenues which a Personal Trainer in Cardiff can pursue. As well as these exciting career prospects, Fitness HQ can help sign post you towards possible employers utilising our extensive networks:

  • Become an employed personal trainer at a specialist facility
  • Open your own personal training studio
  • Specialise with special populations via our exercise referral qualification and work with clients who suffer with depression, anxiety, stress, lower back pain, diabetes and much more
cardiff personal trainer courses
  • With Cardiff boasting several professional, semi professional and local sports teams, the opportunity to specialise in performance or strength and conditioning is high
  • Liaise with large businesses and implement a wellbeing strategy for their employees
  • Bootcamps! These are extremely popular in Cardiff and can contribute significantly to your annual income

For more information on any of our courses in Cardiff please e-mail us at or call FREE on 0800 112 3431

Cardiff Course Dates

At Fitness HQ we understand that time can be a barrier to most things, including your education. This is why we have personal trainer courses scheduled at the weekend so it can work around your busy schedule. As well as this, all our personal trainer courses are located in Cardiff City Centre for easy access.

Course Days Qualification Course Dates Assessment Date
  • Level 3 Personal Training
June 17, 18, 24, 25, July 1 & 2nd July 8th
  • Level 3 Personal Training
Dates coming soon Dates coming soon

Cardiff Packages

We have Personal Training packages to suit everyone:

Diploma Type Included Prices From
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing or Level 2 Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Personal Training
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing or Level 2 Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Personal Training
  • 3 CPD Courses *
Request More Information
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing or Level 2 Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Personal Training
  • 3 CPD Courses *
  • Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy
  • Level 3 Exercise Referral
Request More Information
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing or Level 2 Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Personal Training
  • 3 CPD Courses *
  • Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy
  • Level 3 Exercise Referral
  • Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Pilates
Request More Information

* Note: 3 CPD courses are to be chosen from the following:

  • Kettlebells
  • Suspended Movement Training
  • Group Indoor Cycling
  • Instructing Circuit Training
  • Instructing Bootcamp Fitness Training

Funding Available

If you’ve been considering a change in career or the pursuit of a fitness career but the cost of the qualification has put you off, then why not contact us for information regarding 0% Payment Plans .

Why choose Fitness HQ for your Personal Training qualification in Cardiff?

As well as delivering Internationally recognised qualifications which are delivered by industry leading trainers, here are even more reasons to choose us:

  • you can qualify in less than 10 weeks!
  • interest free payment plans
  • provide you with an online platform to start advertising your business with a webpage
  • introduce you to employment opportunities in the UK and Cardiff with our extensive network
  • provide a continual support / mentorship to help you succeed in your new career.
personal training course in cardiff

Course Recommendations

Sam O’Sullivan
Sam O’Sullivan
SOS gym

Sam O’Sullivan is the founder and Managing Director at SOS Athletic Excellence. SOS is a private personal training facility in Cardiff and they are renowned throughout the Country for generating some of the best physique transformation results you will ever see. SOS not only comprises of an award-winning facility (best independent gym 2017) but it is also the home of Cardiff’s number 1 health kitchen (SOS Kitchen) and is responsible for organising 2-3 wellbeing and fitness retreats to other parts of Wales and Marbella every year. Last year Sam was nominated as one of the most successful entrepreneurs in Wales under 30 years of age.

Sam had this to say about Fitness HQ; “I’ve known Fitness HQ for a long time and I consider them to be amongst the best training providers in the UK. I only use the best training and education organisations to up skill my staff because we work in a result driven industry and whenever I need a Personal Trainer to up skill in a specific area I always use Fitness HQ. Furthermore, if you come to me for an interview and have a Fitness HQ qualification, I can rest easy knowing you have received some of the best training available in Cardiff and the UK.

With a Fitness HQ academy in the City Centre of Cardiff, I would highly recommend you contact them regarding their Personal Trainer Courses”.

Sam ‘I only hire the best’ O’Sullivan


Interested in our Personal Training courses in Cardiff? Please complete the contact form below and one of our experienced advisors will be in touch within the next 24 hours.

Full Name *

Email Address *


Message *