Personal Training Courses Southampton

Become a Personal Trainer in Southampton

Why choose our Southampton academy?
Southampton is a young, vibrant and an active city which is located in Hampshire next to the coast. Setting up your personal training business in Southampton is an exciting prospect. Due to it’s location and the nearby New Forest and the southern coastline, there is no better location in the UK to set up an outdoor personal training business taking advantage of these amazing natural locations for outdoor training, bootcamps and even fitness retreats. As well as this, Southampton is renowned for its sporting culture and is the home of Southampton Football Club, Hampshire County Cricket Club and hosts several water sporting events such as the Volvo Ocean Race. With all this in mind, the opportunity to specialise in conditioning and team training is far greater in Southampton than other locations in the UK.

Career prospects for Personal Trainers in Southampton

Once you complete a Personal Training qualification in Southampton with Fitness HQ, the possibilities for employment and building a career are endless. We have outlined a few below which may be of interest to you:

  • Employed Personal Trainer in either a private or public gym
  • A self-employed Personal Trainer freelancing between various facilities or utilising the several different parks throughout Southampton
  • Focus on performance and strength & conditioning with various sports teams throughout Southampton – take advantage of the strong sporting culture such as cricket, football and watersports

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  • Open your own private facility in Southampton or in Portsmouth which is less than 19 miles away
  • Bootcamps – with our qualifications you can set up Bootcamps and various other fitness classes throughout Southampton, especially in the New Forest
  • Fitness retreats – the New Forest and the Hampshire coastline are tourist attractions and attract several visitors every year. With this in mind, there is no better location to start fitness retreats or active weekends away.
  • And so much more…

Please don’t hesitate in contacting us for more information on our personal training qualifications in Southampton: or call FREE on 0800 112 3431

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

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 just for you
  • introduce you to employment opportunities in Southampton and surrounding areas with our extensive network
  • provide a continual support / mentorship to help you succeed in your new career.
  • on average a Personal Trainer in Southampton can earn anything from £20,000 a year up to and in excess of £40,000 a year.
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We have Personal Training packages available in Southampton 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 *
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  • 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
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  • 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
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* 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 .


At Fitness HQ we understand that time can be a barrier to most things, including your education. This is why we have gym instructing qualifications and personal trainer courses scheduled in Southampton on just two days a week to help fit around your busy schedule and lifestyle

Course Days Qualification Course Dates Assessment Date
  • Level 3 Personal Training
April 15, 16, 22, 23 & May 6 & 7th May 13th
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing
July Dates coming soon July Dates coming soon


There truly isn’t a better location to start your own personal training business than Southampton. It’s a misconception that personal trainers must use a gym. Due to it’s location, Southampton provides you with a number of various and different natural environments to train your clients such as the New Forest and the coast. Start your new career as a personal trainer in Southampton today and you will soon realise how rewarding, enjoyable and fun being a personal trainer can be.

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