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  • I would like to take this opportunity of thanking you for all your help and advice when I recently joined the International Association of Bookkeepers.   I was kept fully informed of all stages of my application and on the acceptance of my membership I was sent a certificate of membership along with a great leather folder of information. I have also needed the assistance of the compliance team when trying to move my supervision for money laundering to the IAB after ...

    Susan Longster MIAB
  • Karen Groves at Groves Training Services has been exceptionally supportive from my first enquiry, throughout both courses and during Examination Stage. She always made herself available whenever I had a query and answered my query in a very thorough & professional manner. The coursework was upto date and easy to follow. I have studied both IAB Level 1 and 2 Manual Bookkeeping with Groves Training Services and I highly recommend them as a Distance Learning Centre.

    Kerry Weaver
  • Becoming a member of IAB and now IAAP are two of the best investments I feel I could have become a part of. They represent International bodies that especially in this technological and digital age serve to keep you in the arena of being successful. In almost every fibre of business is bookkeeping and accounting and to be able to not only have the resources and benefits; you can proudly and confidently walk beside other professionals wearing your designated letters behind yo ...

    Tempie Williams, MIAB, AIAAP
  • Qualifications matter a huge deal - most jobs require some kind of training and having an IAB qualification really opens doors.

    Susan Jones

Bookkeeping case studies

A career in bookkeeping can lead to great things and be extremely rewarding. 

Qualified, professional bookkeepers have a vital role to play in the health of the country’s small businesses.

A good bookkeeper can ensure that any sign of impending financial disaster is flagged up as early as possible. Bookkeepers are good at spotting creditor strain, for example, or can observe when the overdraft limit is constantly being used.

If you're considering a career in bookkeeping please click on the names below to view case studies from IAB students and professional members and their clients about the importance of bookkeeping and why it's such a rewarding career.

Alison Gale, FIAB Rick Boardman
Gary Martin, MIAB, AIAAP Spring Clean
Charmaine Melrose, MIAB Out and About Showroom
Bobbie Segal, FIAB, MIAAP T Allen Funeral Service
Geoff Young, MIAB, AIAAP Speedy Marquee and Marquee Print
Emma Fone, MIAB  
Sandra Silk  

You can also hear how much IAB professional member, Elizabeth Markham, MIAB values her membership and how important her IAB qualifications are to her career by viewing the video below: