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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
  • 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
  • The IAB course has given me a passion for bookkeeping and now I have an internationally recognised qualification to help me build my career. The course motivated me to learn more about how businesses work and has made me realise how in-demand bookkeeping is – I know my skills will always be needed. With distance learning you can work at your own pace around your commitments. This was great for me plus, I get the one-to-one support I need from professional tutors.

    Wathsala Ediribandarage
  • Qualifications matter a huge deal - most jobs require some kind of training and having an IAB qualification really opens doors.

    Susan Jones

Qualification and Examination Registration forms

Throughout the year, you have the flexibility of taking your exams at set dates (main sittings), or at a time to suit you (on-demand sittings).

Main sitting:

With the main examination sitting in the last two weeks of June – you have a set date to aim for. The entry closing date is 30th April – with no entries accepted beyond these dates.

On-demand sittings:

You also have the freedom of sitting your exam when you are ready, with the exception of June!

For all on-demand exams, only centres not students should submit the registration form direct to us at the IAB. Accredited centres must give a minimum five weeks notice.

Online registration form for centres:

When suitable, centres can download the registration form here:

QCF Registration Form

Since each qualification has its own worksheet, please make sure you choose the right tab at the bottom – or by clicking on the IAB ID on the summary spreadsheet.

Are you a home study or distance learning student?

To register, please initially email our education advisers direct ( stating the full name of your qualification - and we’ll help you from there.