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  • I found that studying through distance learning was excellent – there is a lot to learn, but the courses are well structured and make sense, the self test assessments are good for reinforcing what I had learned, and the workbooks are comprehensive and explain things well. The support I got from Di Garbera at Golding Computer Services was great - she is always happy to help and I never felt “stuck”. All in all a great start to my bookkeeping learning journey!

    Adam Watson
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

Total Home Study

What is total home study?

Total Home Study is where the student teaches themselves either from existing knowledge, from the IAB Study Text books which can be bought here or from other teaching and learning resources. This method of study has no tutor support.

What are the fees for total home study?

The total home study fees for our qualifications can be found here.

What questions should I ask about total home study?

With Total Home Study, you would receive NO tutor support what so ever.

You should ask yourself the following questions:

- How long am I going to set myself to complete this qualification?

- Where will I get study materials from?

- Is this the right Level of qualification for me?

Where and how can I sit the exam if I'm doing total home study?

A list of all our external exam centres can be found here.

How can I register for total home study?

To register for the qualification, you would need to contact the IAB directly in order to receive the relevant registration form.

This can be done by filling out the form below, and choosing the qualification you would like to register for.

Request Total Home Study Registration Form