Become a fully qualified Personal Trainer with no previous experience from just £1,695!

Welcome to Soho Academy

Personal Trainer and Gym Instructor courses with Soho Academy

We offer high quality Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer courses. Our qualifications are recognised throughout the UK, Europe and even further afield. Take advantage of weekend course dates with industry renowned tutors and small teaching groups and finish your course with a YMCA Awards qualification, mentoring from our own established PTs and a guaranteed interview with Soho Gyms.


QUALITY – Soho Gyms Academy was founded to train our own staff to meet our high standards so we care about the quality of our courses. Industry renowned and experienced tutors, high contact time, small groups of 10 – 16 learners, free gym membership to practice your new skills, flexibility and a personal experience.

WEEKEND STUDY – Our part-time weekend courses in Central London fit around a busy work life and additional online home study means you can get qualified sooner while still managing your own time. 

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE – Study in a real central London gym environment with tutors who have worked in the Fitness and Fitness education industries for years. Shadow your practicing Personal Trainer mentor at work and get a real insight into their day-to-day.

FREE MEMBERSHIP Free off-peak membership to our ten London gyms for the duration of your course to perfect those new skills.

WORK FOR US – Many of our graduates go on to work for us in Fitness Instructing and Personal Trainer roles and we love receiving applications from our learners to join our team - we even offer a guaranteed interview when you apply to become a PT with us.


  • YMCA Awards Level 2 Gym Instructor - £795
  • YMCA Awards Level 3 Personal Trainer - £1,395
  • …or take both for a discounted cost of £1,995.
  • Monthly Payments  - A deposit will secure your place on any of our courses and then you can split the rest of your payments into a monthly plan that suits you.

We run each course three times a year in our Central London Waterloo gym

WHAT NOW?  Check out our upcoming dates & let us know you’re interested by emailing or using the contact form on the side of this page.


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