All of our centres are fully open for in centre study and exams. Distance Learning (home study) courses are still available.

All of our centres are fully open for in centre study and exams. Distance Learning (home study) courses are still available.

Accountancy Courses

Providing essential knowledge of finance and accounts, our accountancy courses set you on the path to a successful accountancy career. Each accountancy course can be taken online or in-centre.

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What is an accountancy course?

As an accountant, it is your responsibility to record, analyse and report a business’ financial records, such as expenses and payroll. An accountancy course provides all the work-ready skills employers desire, including managing budgets, creating invoices and effectively utilising finance software programmes.

Basic accounting courses for beginners

At Pitman Training, our range of basic accounting courses offer that all-important first step to becoming an accountant. Even students with no previous financial experience can sign up to our beginner’s accountant training courses.

For example, our principles, standards and conventions of accounting course is tailor-made for those new to finance, providing a comprehensive overview of business finance. Similarly, our costing and pricing course is popular with small business owners, as well as budding accountants.

Why study an accounting course with Pitman Training?

  • An accounting course from Pitman gives your CV a competitive edge in the finance industry.
  • Our Pitman accountant training courses cover everything from how to run the accounts of a small business to the essentials of bookkeeping with Sage.
  • Looking to learn online courses for accounting and finance alongside another Pitman training module? Our accountancy training pairs well with Microsoft Excel and Sage courses.
  • At Pitman, our accounting training is available online and in-centre. Those who prefer to study training in accounting in-person can do so with a trusted advisor in one of our local training centres. If you prefer online accounting courses, you can do that with us, too. Just log in to your myPitman portal to study our accounting courses online.
  • All of our accountancy courses in the UK are CPD-accredited, earning you valuable CPD points that are highly regarded among employers.
  • Take accounting training courses online and in-centre at your own pace - our short accounting courses are designed to easily slot into your schedule.
  • Whether you learn online or at one of our training centres, you can always count on the support of our Pitman accounting course advisors to guide your learning journey.

Online accounting courses

Our range of accountancy courses, diplomas, awards, and seminars provide all the essential skills and knowledge you need to become an accountant, and can even set you on the right path to becoming a chartered accountant.

If you are just starting out in finance, we recommend our foundation diploma in accounting with AAT . This accounting training covers bookkeeping, Sage, and costing, along with invaluable spreadsheet tips. We also offer advanced and professional accounting diplomas for those with a little more experience.

Alternatively, if you are looking for short accounting courses, our budgeting for the small business seminar breaks down all the fundamentals of business budgeting in a single day.

Upon successful completion of our accountancy training course, you'll have an AAT accounting qualification and the practical skills necessary to have a prosperous career.

How to start an accounting course?

Get in touch to start your Pitman Training learning journey today. Learn more about entry requirements and tuition fees. Our online portal, myPitman , conveniently provides all the necessary learning materials to study your chosen course while also keeping track of your other qualifications.

Whichever type of accounting course you choose, whether online or in-centre, our experienced course advisors are with you every step of the way. Just get in touch for a free, friendly career consultation with our training experts.

Related Sage, Accounting & Bookkeeping Categories

We're proud of our partnership with AAT (The Association of Accounting Technician's), one of the most recognisable awarding bodies in the accounting industry. Take a look at our range of AAT accredited training courses.

Our bookkeeping training courses will help you learn how to confidently and ably manage a businesses day-to-day financial records.

A businesses payroll is one of the key functions that has to be done right. Our payroll training courses can help you learn the process from scratch and give you reputable certifications to add to your CV.

We offer two key training courses for Sage; Sage Accounts and Sage Payroll. Click to view the course descriptions and find out how we can help you get to grips with this common accounting software package.

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