Courses in Canterbury

Welcome to Pitman Training Canterbury! Whether you are looking to train at our centre, at home or at work, we will provide all you need to improve your skills or learn something completely new. Our dedicated team are here to support you throughout your learning (and beyond!) in a relaxed and friendly environment. Get started with Pitman today!

New course enquiry:

01227 389686

Existing students & exam bookings:

01227 389681

Are you looking to learn new skills, upgrade your current skillset, secure that dream new job, improve your staff performance, or simply want to help your child with their homework?

Whatever your motivation, congratulations on taking the first step in achieving your goal by visiting our website!

Pitman Training in Canterbury is a great place to study; we are part of the Pitman Training family, one of the most highly respected and recognised training organisations within the UK.

Pitman Training’s reputation for excellence span nearly 200 years, hence why today’s employers and recruitment agencies hold our certificates in such high regard. We have been repeatedly recognised as a top UK Business Superbrand within the education arena, alongside Oxford and Cambridge universities.

Our training is delivered 24x7 in a manner our students love; it’s a unique combination of audio tutorial, workbooks (which you can keep for future reference), and highly practical activities on the computer whether that’s in our centre, at home, at work or a combination of them all. And not forgetting the human interaction from our caring and supportive team.

Situated in the heart of the historic town centre of Canterbury, our location is an ideal venue for individuals and businesses seeking high quality training, close to all transport links and local amenities. Although Canterbury is a place steeped in tradition it is also a modern and vibrant city.

Call us now on 01227 389686 for a friendly, one-to-one chat with one of our team to see how we can help you achieve what you want out of life.

Find us at

Pitman Training Canterbury,
1 Beer Cart Lane,
Canterbury
CT1 2NY

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 9.30am 6pm
TUESDAY 9.30am 8pm
WEDNESDAY 9.30am 5pm
THURSDAY 9.30am 5pm
FRIDAY 9.30am 4pm
SATURDAY 9am* 1pm*

* We are open one Saturday (9am-1pm) per month and are also happy to open earlier and later in the week to accommodate our students' specific requirements.

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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.

 

You can start whenever you’d like and learn at your own pace with completely flexible study times; full time, part time, daytime or evening, making it easy to achieve everything you want around even the busiest of lifestyles.

Finance options are available and there are no age limits. We regularly help people of all walks of life through our centre study and home/distance learning options.

No-one has helped more people gain valuable business skills than us. Our unbeatable experience is your guarantee of success — our teaching methods are the best available. Talk to us today to see how we can help to you help yourself at the Pitman Training Centre in Canterbury.

About Us

Our Canterbury Training CentreSally, our Centre Manager has a wealth of experience within training and recruitment and is on-hand to offer support and guidance throughout your time with us. She is also very happy to help with your cv, interview technique and general employability advice. The team in the office are here to look after you and to ensure your time with us is pleasurable and smooth-running. Our customer service is exceptional, hence our perfect 5 star rating on Facebook – please take a look at Pitman Training (Canterbury) to see what previous students have said about us. We are proud to work with many companies and organisations locally, including the council, the NHS local schools and accountants, improving staff skills and productivity. We have a wealth of experience and take pride in tailoring our courses to each of our student’s individual needs.

Our Centre

We are a couple of minutes from the high street, main city car parks, park and ride and train station. We are ideally situated for access by car, train or bus and are close to all local amenities. We have a bright and modern training centre with three training rooms, 10 comfortable work stations, a rest area and sleek kitchen. Our office is situated next to lift, helpful for those with reduced mobility.

Our Training

No-one has helped more people gain valuable business skills than us. Our unbeatable experience is your guarantee of success — our teaching methods are the best available. Talk to us today to see how we can help to you help yourself at the Pitman Training Centre in Canterbury.

At Pitman Training, we offer a unique training method, combining audio tutorial, a workbook (which you can keep for future reference), and practical activities on the computer whether that’s in our centre, at home, at work or a combination of them all.

You can start whenever you’d like and learn at your own pace with completely flexible study times; full time, part time, daytime or evening, making it easy to achieve everything you want around even the busiest of lifestyles.

Finance options are available and there are no age limits. We regularly help people of all walks of life through our centre study and home/distance learning options.

We can tailor make specific course packages to suit your individual requirements. We have a team of friendly, professional advisors whose job it is to provide you with the right information, advice and training to help you change your career and perhaps even your life.

In addition to Pitman Training’s national accreditations and partnerships, we can offer industry recognised exams with many awarding bodies including:

  • AAT - Association of Accounting Technician’s
  • BCS – British Computer Society (ECDL)
  • City & Guilds
  • BIIAB

Our training centre in Canterbury is rated 5 out of 5 based on 3 Google review. See all reviews

Our range of CPD accredited training courses in Canterbury is extensive incorporating Diplomas, Awards and short courses including PA CoursesMicrosoft Office, Secretarial (including Medical and Legal), Admin Courses, Receptionist, AAT Accounting and Bookkeeping and the ECDL online (European Computer Driving Licence) courses. We also offer CompTia courses such as A+, graphic design, web design, marketing, project and event management plus much, much more!

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 Canterbury 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:

01227 389686

Existing students & exam bookings:

01227 389681

What our students say

Lucy Burt enjoys the flexibility of a Pitman Training Diploma!

"Pitman Training Canterbury has helped me to learn valuable practical skills about Sage Accounts to add to my CV, as I now have gained a distinction on my certificate."

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Rajpreet Riarh: Seeking a new challenge with her Accounts Technician Diploma Training

"I am studying the Pitman Training Accounting Technician Diploma after a friend recommended that is where I should complete any training, as she had and had done so well."

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Elle: on the road to success with her Executive PA Diploma!

"The Microsoft PowerPoint course consists of a unique training style that includes an audio feature that guides you through an easy to use work book, with help always on hand when you need it."

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How to find us

Directions from Canterbury High Street: - Turn into St Margaret’s Street (between Hotel Chocolat & Lloyds bank – opposite Mercery Lane for the cathedral) Go to end of road (past turning on left for Marlow Arcade & Canterbury Tales on right) – Three Tuns pub directly in front of you. Turn right, head for end of road (Canterbury Cycle Centre at end of road) - we are near bottom of road on left – large new building. Front door is directly opposite The Ambrette (restaurant). If you get to Bang & Olufsen (in same building), you’ve gone too far! We are on the 1st floor (see sign in 1st floor window) – press no. 7 & then bell button on the intercom. (Beer Cart Lane is at the bottom of Watling Street just down from the Whitefriars multi-storey car park & runs parallel to the high street).

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Your Courses Fees and Payment Options

Self-Funded

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.

0% Finance

You can choose to pay monthly using our 0%* finance payment plan. * Full T&Cs apply

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