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 Glasgow

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

New course enquiry:

0141 278 3087

Existing students & exam bookings:

0141 278 3089

Pitman Training Glasgow is situated in the heart of Glasgow City Centre in Union Street.

Pitman Training has centres across Scotland and provides training to both private individuals and organisations. We offer a range of courses and cover almost anything that is needed in an office in the 21st century from Microsoft Office Courses, Bookkeeping, Secretarial Training to Workshops and Seminars

We look to help people who are looking for a new career or job, those who just want to update their skills and their CV or those who are wanting to further their existing careers. Whatever you are looking for our highly qualified course advisors will help you find the right course for you!

Find us at

Pitman Training Glasgow,
1st Floor,
82 Union Street,
G1 2QS

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 9am 5pm
TUESDAY 9am 8pm
THURSDAY 9am 5pm
FRIDAY 9.00am 4.30pm
SATURDAY 9am 12noon

Pitman Training Course 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

Pitman Training Glasgow first opened its doors in the 1990s and moved to their current location on Union Street in 2005.

Supporting our students is our team of supervisors and centre manager Linda Morrison who are always there to help and are up to date on all the latest software and training courses. Their knowledge and support ensures that students have the best experience possible and learn in the most effective way.

Pitman Training offers training courses with a difference. We work around you! Thanks to our flexible training system you attend classes when it suits yourself, you work at your own pace but still have the support from our tutors. This allows you to work your training around your life without falling behind in classes.

Call us today to find out more about Skills Development Scotland (SDS) Individual Training Accounts which could help towards the cost of learning or training. Terms apply and not all courses are eligible, we’d recommend you speak with our team for full details.

Our Training

Pitman Training Glasgow has a huge range of courses which allows us to match your requirements and what you are looking to learn with our courses. Whether it is an individual course, diploma or seminar our courses will help you to get the skills that you are looking for.

Our training centre in Glasgow is rated 4 out of 5 based on 3 Google review. See all reviews

We have three different types of courses which are available to both Private Individuals and Corporate Students.

Individual Courses: All of the courses we offer are available to do as individual modules. This allows you to focus on the subjects that you really want to learn. Course lengths vary from 10 hours to approximately 30 hours of training. Throughout the courses you will complete a number of exercises and tasks before completing the validation test. At the end of your course you will receive a Pitman Training certificate in that subject which you can put on your CV.

Diploma Courses: As well as the individual course we also offer a range of diploma courses which look to get you a wide range of skills as well as training for certain roles. Our diplomas are made up of a range of our individual courses and seminars. We have diplomas for Admin Assistant Courses, Medical Secretaries, Executive PAsor diplomas for Microsoft Office or Bookkeeping. At the end of the diploma you will receive your diploma certificate as well as all the individual certificates too. Our diplomas vary in length depending on the size but you can be guaranteed that you will have a broad range of skills that will be attractive to any employer by the end.

Seminar Courses: We run a range of Personal Development and IT Tutor Led seminars which are available for both Corporate and Private individuals. The seminars vary from one to three days in length and cover areas such as Project Management, Train the Trainer, Assertiveness and Microsoft Office as well as many more! Our tutors are experts in the areas you teach so you can be assure that you are receiving the best training around! Courses can be done on a Part Time or Full Time basis. We even offer evening and weekend training times too.

Our range of training courses in Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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:

0141 278 3087

Existing students & exam bookings:

0141 278 3089

How to find us

Pitman Training Glasgow is located on Union Street in the centre of Glasgow and can be access by all forms of Public Transport. We are located opposite Central Station as well as being walking distance from Buchanan Street. Parking is also available in the nearby NCP car parks.

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

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