Update concerning COVID-19 – Distance Learning (home study) courses are still available. Find out more about distance learning at Pitman Training

Update concerning COVID-19 – Distance Learning (home study) courses are still available. Find out more about distance learning at Pitman Training

Courses in Bristol

Welcome to Pitman Training Bristol. Your virtual learning environment whilst we are working and learning from home.

New course enquiry:

0117 905 9439

Existing students & exam bookings:

0117 905 9430

Pitman Training Bristol continues to offer individuals the opportunity to learn and develop new skills during these difficult times.  Our centre is offering all the support you need VIRTUALLY.

We have found many embracing the opportunity to educate while they isolate and our Pitman Training Bristol Student Community continues to grow. 

Our courses have always been designed so students can study remotely, therefore you are able to study from the comfort of your own home with no change to the renowned Pitman Training courses.  On completion of our courses and tests you will still receive a Pitman Training certificate which is internationally recognised.

This means, our training is delivered 24x7. It’s unique combination of audio tutorial, downloadable workbooks (which you can keep for future reference), and highly practical and interactive exercises allow you to validate your learning.

You will be supported through your training with our Course Advisors able to assist you with any part of the course via video call, where we can undertake screen sharing and discuss your training need.

Our MS Office courses are popular right now, with many undertaking MS Word, Excel and Outlook courses either at a beginner/intermediate level or at the Expert level.  We are able to offer you a free demo of the course via video link and ensure you build the skills you truly need. 

Other students are using this time to gain industry recognised accounting qualifications such as Sage, Bookkeeping and Payroll.  They are preparing now and being ready to undertake the professional exams with the support of our Course Advisors.

Pitman Training Bristol have always been keen to provide cost effective training to our learners and have found our flexible payment plans make training affordable.  We endeavour to meet your financial needs and tailor a payment plan you can manage.

We are still offering FREE CAREERS GUIDANCE SUPPORT via video call and we are supporting individuals with CV writing, job searching and career development.

Why not give us a call to discuss how you can use this time to make a positive impact on your career in the future.

Find us at

Pitman Training Bristol,
Unit 9 Hide Market,
Waterloo road,
St Phillips,

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 10am 6pm
TUESDAY 10am 6pm
WEDNESDAY 10am 6pm
THURSDAY 10am 6pm
FRIDAY 10am 6pm
SATURDAY 10am 6pm

We are supporting students by phone Monday to Saturday, 10am – 6pm. Get in touch to book your session today!

Quick Enquiry

For further information and pricing please fill in your details below and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Or, call the team on 0161 907 6724.

About Us

At Pitman Training Bristol we understand that each student is unique, and so we place a huge emphasis on ensuring that you undertake the right course for you as an individual, or for your company or staff. We will work with you to discover which course suits your specific needs and help you to achieve your potential. Our training courses and diplomas will give you the skills and confidence to boost your career or to help make you or your team more effective in their current roles.

Bristol training centreWe offer Industry recognised exams for, IAB, OCR, City and Guilds and many more including our newly launched AAT Accounting Awards and Diplomas which have been endorsed by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).

At Pitman Training Bristol we also work in partnership with AB Careers. Every Diploma student has the opportunity to work with a professional Job and Careers Coach. Alongside them we will work with you to provide specialist support in CV writing and application form completion, along with mock interviews and interview technique sessions. We pride ourselves in giving you the complete careers experience, so that not only do you have the skills employers are looking for, but you are completely prepared in the job market with a sparkling CV and guidance on how to impress at interview and achieve the job of your dreams.

Come and meet our professional team of advisors for a chat and see how we can help you.

If you are a business looking to expand or improve the skills of your staff, we have many years of experience of providing an exemplary service in this field. Pitman Training Bristol has helped countless businesses get the maximum from their staff with our tailor made training modules, designed to ensure that your needs as an employer are met. With our fully flexible training programmes, your employees can work around your requirements to ensure that your business needs are not disrupted whilst also improving the performance of your staff members.

Why not give us a call, or simply pop in for a cup of coffee and a chat to see how we can help your business.

Our Training

As the market leader in the training industry there are many benefits to undertaking your training here at Pitman Training Bristol. These include:

  • Friendly, professional course advisors and support staff to ensure you get the most from your learning experience.
  • The advantage of our “blended learning” programme ensuring complete flexibility for you to study from home as well as in the Centre. Our revolutionary training system combines audio based study with the most comprehensive workbooks on the market, and is self-paced meaning that you study when you want to, where you want to.
  • Our centre has extended opening hours and is open Saturday morning ensuring that course advisors are always on hand to assist you. You also have the added option of working from home, and our advisors are trained to give you the same level of support there as if you were in the centre. It’s entirely up to you.
  • The chance to take an industry recognised exam/qualification as well as obtaining the Pitman Training Diplomas, recognised by employers across the country. These include; AAT, City & Guilds/AMSPAR, IAB, OCR, BCS
  • Access to our Job Coach and Careers Consultancy service ensuring that you are fully prepared as you go and get that dream job.

If you are a business looking to increase the performance of your staff you can use our blended learning system to increase the potential of your business by upgrading or improving the skills of your staff whilst ensuring that your everyday business requirements are not disrupted.

If you are interested in Seminars for yourself or your staff then please contact us on 0117 905 9439 to find out more and to discuss how we can tailor these to your needs.

Our training centre in Bristol is rated 4.2 out of 5 based on 5 Facebook reviews. See all reviews.

On top of world-class training, we also offer career support and guidance:

  • CV clinics
  • One-to-one career advice sessions
  • Interview tips
  • Up to date local vacancy information
  • Support from an experienced careers consultant

Our range of training courses in Bristol is extensive and includes PA Courses, Excel and Admin Courses, Pitman's Online English CoursesMinute Taking, Receptionist and Medical Receptionist Courses with City & Guilds/AMSPAR, AAT Accounting & AAT Bookkeeping and the ECDL online (European Computer Driving Licence) courses.

Keyboard skills and touch-typing are the foundations of computer literacy and confidence – fast, accurate typing and number input can revolutionise your experience at work and ensure you’re a highly productive member of any team. Our training centre in Bristol offers CPD accredited Speedwriting and Shorthand Courses, as well as Typaz Speed Typing Courses, Touch Typing, Teeline Shorthand and Shorthand Fast Courses.

Ready to improve your career?

New course enquiry:

0117 905 9439

Existing students & exam bookings:

0117 905 9430

How to find us

Our Postcode: BS2 0PL

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Your Courses Fees and Payment Options


Options to pay upfront, on a flexible payment plan* or seek local funding in your area. * Full T&Cs apply

Company Funded

Payment arrangements can be set up with your finance department.

Corporate Accounts

We can tailor a training programme for your staff and offer flexible payment options.

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