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  • I would highly recommend distance learning as a great way to study. You need to be self-motivated but that’s great for me and it gives me the flexibility to fit studying around everything else. I can truly study at my own pace and spend more time on the areas that I find more challenging, rather than having to go at the speed of the tutor. Groves Training Services is a really committed provider which offers an excellent all round service. They have experienced, understa ...

    Jane Holland AIAAP, FIAB
  • Having worked in my own business for many years and being the one responsible for looking after the bookkeeping side of things, when I sold my business some years ago I thought that this was a skill that I could put to good use so Total Bookkeeping services was born and started out at the age of 57 on a new career path. Having some bookkeeping skills I wanted to become qualified and provide my clients with the best possible quality of work so I searched for a training provid ...

    David Wright (MIAB)
  • I found studying by Distance Learning a lot better than I thought it would be. The text books provided with the course are excellent, and I was able to complete the course a lot quicker than I would have been able to following a college-based curriculum.

    Rosemary Bishop
  • As a member of "IAB", I find the services provided by this organisation excellent.  It helps me to achieve my work goals and keep up to date with current financial information. I really enjoyed the newsletter that I read at my own pace.  I find all the IAB staff extremely supportive.  The CPD structure is so flexible that it fits in with my other commitment. I would definitely recommend membership to anyone.What a fantastic organisation!

    MT Collins MIAB AIAAP


The IAB ... a truly international association

Since its launch in 1973, the IAB has grown into one of the most prestigious bookkeeping organisations in the world. Boasting thousands of members across 60 countries, its impact is wide-reaching.

With accredited centres in all corners of the globe, the IAB is helping more people than ever to gain financial business skills – and build a secure future. How else does the IAB make its mark? IAB qualifications:

  • Develop economies and new markets
  • Empower individuals and improve job prospects
  • Boost micro businesses and SMEs

As an awarding body offering its own Ofqual* accredited qualifications, its scope outshines other professional organisations. No wonder the IAB is a respected global association.

Its bookkeeping and accounting courses are internationally renowned - each designed to offer learners a comprehensive grounding in real-world skills.

Choice and opportunity

No matter where you are in the world, IAB qualifications open up fantastic new opportunities:

  • Level 3 and 4 qualifications unlock the potential for international business
  • Exam exemptions offer the chance to study in UK universities
  • Part-time and distance learning provide flexible study options
  • Professional status and membership enhance careers

And of course, the prestige of the IAB name alone gives international students real recognition. Have you visited our interactive map yet?

* Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) is a UK government department which regulates qualifications, exams and tests in England and vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland.