About Kim Horner

Careers Team Captain - NSW/ACT, National - Newcastle, Parramatta, Sydney CBD

With over a decade of fitness industry experience, Kim Horner is widely considered a thought leader in the space of creating a high-performance culture. Kim is never satisfied with the status quo and continually disrupts the traditional view of business leadership and management.

After completing the Master Trainer Program at The Institute in 2007, Kim began his career in fitness as a Personal Trainer and Studio Operations Manager on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.

Since then, Kim has held several management roles within the industry, working with multiple health club chains across south-east Queensland before returning to The Institute in 2013. 


  • Certificate III & IV in Fitness
  • Certificate IV in Small Business Management
  • Certificate IV in Business Development
  • Diploma of Business
  • Presentation Mastery
  • Applied Project Management

Tip for Institute Friends

The fitness industry is competitive, fast-paced and constantly evolving. To be successful, you must be too.