Courses in Harrow

Welcome to Pitman Training Harrow! Whether you are looking to train at home, at work, or at our centre, our training courses in Harrow have everything to improve your career prospects. Get started with Pitman today!

New course enquiry:

0208 914 8122

Existing students & exam bookings:

0208 914 8533

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step; congratulations on your first step towards a positive start to building a better, brighter future. 

At our training centre a warm and friendly welcome awaits.  Our team will endeavour to give you all the information to help you choose your path towards professional success.  With your determination and our support, you could be working as a qualified AAT Accountant, Payroll Administrator, Manager, Executive PA, Secretary, Office Administrator or IT Professional.

Find us at

Pitman Training Harrow,
Amba House,
1st Floor 15 College Road,

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 9am 5.30pm
TUESDAY 9am 8pm
TUESDAY 9am 5.30pm
THURSDAY 9am 8pm
FRIDAY 9am 5pm
SATURDAY 10am 3pm

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.

Our centre is situated in the heart of historic Harrow right in the hustle and bustle of everyday life. A stone’s throw away from fantastic transport links including Harrow-on-the-Hill Train and Bus Station which are within easy reach of Central London.  Nestled amongst St Georges and St Ann's Shopping Centres, Harrow is brought to life by the shoppers, students, mums and business individuals. The restaurants, bars, intimate cafes and a cinema draw in the local community. Harrow has many recognised and highly commendable educational institutes including London's elite ‘Harrow School’ which is one of the world's most famous private schools and is renowned for producing the finest statesmen, including Churchill and Nehru.

About Us and Our Training

Pitman Training Harrow offer a free, no obligations consultation meeting with an experienced advisor to carry out a skills assessment and to ensure that the right training package is tailored for you.  We will also give you the opportunity to experience a taster lesson completely free of charge so that you can get a feel for our unique method of training.  It is unique because, with us you can start your course anytime, whether it’s full-time, part-time or flexi-time. The centre opening times are also flexible; we are open two late evenings a week and on Saturdays.  If you wish to spread the cost of your training, our flexible 0% interest free payment plans will make it affordable for you, whatever your budget!

Pitman Training Harrow

At Pitman Training Harrow, not only are we your training providers, we also help our students secure employment through our own Recruitment Consultancy and help clients with careers advice and guidance through our ‘Accelerate to Success’ Recruitment Programme which includes:

- Careers Workshops
- CV Writing
- Interview Techniques
- Mock Interview Practice
- Job Search & Application

So, whether you’re looking to start your career, return to work, upskill yourself or simply just change career direction, make us your first point of contact and let us help you achieve your goal!

Our Staff

Our multi-lingual Course Advisors and Training Supervisors have several years of training experience and are highly qualified. When you visit our centre, our friendly career advisors will give you as much time as you need to understand your ambitions and objectives; they will talk about your current skills and qualifications and provide support when choosing suitable courses. Our Training Supervisors are highly knowledgeable about the courses being offered and aim to give students the best support and training experience.

Lina Zuba, Office Administrator/Client Supervisor (Saturday)

Lina has been with Harrow since 2008, her friends describe her as efficient, motivational and someone who has a cool head under pressure. Her favourite pass time is to take long walks, read books and to spend precious time with family and friends. Lina also works full-time for the NHS.
“Clients come into our centre with a certain goal in mind (changing career, learning new skills etc.), I enjoy helping, supporting and encouraging them in their short journey to achieve their goals by building a relationship with each client and bringing out their best qualities!” – Lina Zuba

Sapna Nayar, Exams Co-ordinator & Supervisor

Sapna Nayar has worked with the Harrow centre for 5 years as a ‘Training Supervisor’ and recently was appointed ‘Examination Officer and Software Administrator.’

Sapna is a fun-Loving, adventurous and humorous member of the team who loves to watch Formula One, socialise, play badminton and trampolining – which she thoroughly enjoys. She has a degree in Business Management and is currently studying towards an Access to Science course in order to return to university and retrain in the medical field as a Radiographer. Sapna has completed many of the Pitman Courses over the years so has plenty of first-hand experience and loves the interaction of people from all walks of life.

“It’s nice to see people learn a new skill and find the job they couldn’t get before coming here to Pitman. I am interested in my student’s hopes, lives, wishes and well-being – hopefully building a good rapport with them and helping them to be successful in whatever they want to be.” – Sapna Nayar

Training With Us

Life is complicated enough as it is with traffic delays, child minder problems, work commitments, in-laws, children’s schools, the dog ….the list goes on!

At Pitman Training Harrow you can train as if in the comfort of your own home, you can study flexibly and choose your own study times, be it weekdays, evenings or even a Saturday, alternatively you can study via distance learning, or mix your study sessions between home and our centre as a unique “blended” option. Our training puts complete flexibility and control in your hands, a true win-win solution.

Our range of training courses in Harrow 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 Harrow offers CPD accredited Speedwriting and Shorthand Courses, as well as Typaz Speed Typing Courses, Touch Typing, Teeline Shorthand and Shorthand Fast Courses.

Whatever study option you choose, you will be fully supported by an experienced team who give you one-to-one attention to answer your questions and to provide you with help throughout your learning journey.

Our training centre in Harrow is rated 4.2 out of 5 based on 6 Google reviews. See all reviews


In addition to Pitman Training’s national accreditations and links, Pitman Training Harrow is an approved centre for a number of key organisations and awarding bodies and is authorised to conduct their selected exams and/or courses:

  • Microsoft - MOS exams
  • City and Guilds - City & Guilds/AMSPAR Exam
  • Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations Board (OCR) – Various exams
  • The International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) – Payroll and Sage exams
  • Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) – Accounting and Book-keeping exams
  • Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA) – Financial Accounting exams
  • The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) – ECDL- v5 exams and courses
  • The Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland (CIOBS) – Banking exams
  • British Institute of Inn-keeping Awarding Body (BIIAB) - APLH (Personal Licensing) exams
  • Fire Door Inspection Scheme (FDI) – e-assessments for Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI)
  • Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (CACHE) – on paper and e-assessments


Ready to improve your career?

New course enquiry:

0208 914 8122

Existing students & exam bookings:

0208 914 8533

How to find us

Our postcode is: HA1 1BA

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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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