Courses in Reading

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

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0118 963 9059

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0118 968 0789

Learn to Earn and Live your Potential

In today’s job market, it is tough to get ahead:

• Are you looking to boost your CV?
• Are you seeking a promotion?
• Are you looking for a career change?
• Are you returning to work?
• Do you want to live your potential?

Then welcome to Pitman Training Reading!

Located in the heart of Reading town centre, Pitman Training Reading is a trusted training provider of flexible classroom, online and seminar courses. Popular learning includes: Microsoft Office courses, Executive PA training, Secretarial courses , Excel training, IT Courses, Bookkeeping, Sage Accounts, Web Design, Graphic Design, Management training, Marketing Courses, Social Media, Administration Training, Touch Typing training and much more!

We offer flexible training, with full support from tutors. You own your training schedule and we help you to learn, making the whole training experience more enjoyable and do-able.

Book your FREE course demo today!

Find us at

Pitman Training Reading,
Bowman House,
2/10 Bridge Street,

Opening Times

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

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About Us 

Why not boost your skills with the UK’s longest running training provider and get a trusted, well-known SuperbrandTM on your CV to help you to stand out from the crowd? Our state-of-the-art Reading Training Centre, at Bowman House, provides effective, affordable training programmes, delivered in a way that is up-to-date and meets the needs of consumers and business alike. We provide online training, classroom training, business seminars, diplomas, courses and much, much more!

Our Reading Training CentreReading is a thriving commercial centre and an ideal location for career opportunities, as it has the benefit of being within close proximity to London, but also harnesses its own continuous flow of inward commuters. Located conveniently 200 metres from the Oracle Shopping Mall and close to Broad Street Mall, the newly refurbished Bowman House provides modern, flexible and mainly open plan air-conditioned space behind the period grade II listed façade, with new entrance doors on Bridge Street.

People are turning to Pitman Training for a winning combination of reasons: the strength of our brand; the quality of our training and our reputation for enhancing CVs and opening doors!

Ready for a career change?

Stay ahead of the pack. Train to fulfil your full potential and win the job of your dreams or get that promotion!


Please contact us for a FREE career consultation.

Do you need high quality staff training?

Our Reading Training Centre• Maximising productivity is vital to your business success
• Finding the time to train staff can be difficult
• Finding good people is tough
• Finding a trusted training partner can be hit and miss

Pitman Training Reading solves all of those problems for you!

You’ve got good staff, but if the truth were to be told, you want them to be the best. Don’t waste time and money just recruiting new staff – instead, why not unleash the untapped potential that lies within your team?

We offer tailored Microsoft Office seminars, Excel seminars, Sage Accounts seminars, bookkeeping seminars, management seminars, project management training and much, much more!

We take the hassle out of booking and administering training and save you time and money. You gain the peace of mind that training is of the best quality and right for your team.

Watch your productivity and profits soar with the help of Pitman Training Reading, Berkshire’s favourite training provider!

Staff can attend seminars at our Training Centre; we can provide bespoke onsite seminar training at your premises; or they can train at their own pace at home or in the workplace with our CPD accredited online training. We give you a truly flexible training service.

Book your FREE training consultation today!

Our training centre in Reading is rated 4.2 out of 5 based on 20 Google reviews. See all reviews.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Both employers and individuals benefit from continuous professional development (CPD). By developing and enhancing skills, the productivity and efficiency of a business is also enhanced.

CPD is now a fundamental for professionals and employers alike. By encouraging a structured and methodical route to learning, it enables businesses to attract and retain key staff.

CPD ensures they individuals have the knowledge and capability to remain effective and competent in their role.

Most of our training programmes in Berkshire are CPD accredited, ensuring that individuals and business actually gain the skills and recognition that they need to succeed. These include classroom courses, online training courses, seminars and blended learning in Reading and the surrounding Berkshire area.

Whether you are looking for training courses online, or in a class, or a blend of both, then Pitman Training Reading is the leading training provider of choice for your CPD training.

Call us now to arrange a FREE demo and training consultation!

Ready to improve your career?

New course enquiry:

0118 963 9059

Existing students & exam bookings:

0118 968 0789

What our students say

Annika Barker, Virtual Assistant Diploma

Annika Barker had spent much of her career working as a bookkeeper for an accountant. Whilst she enjoyed this job, she wanted more variety in her job, so she underwent Pitman Training’s VA Diploma.

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Ian Reynolds, Event Management Diploma

After working in bar management for 20 years, Ian Reynolds’ career reached a standstill during the pandemic. So, he decided to refocus and use his furlough time constructively by taking Pitman Training’s Event Management Diploma.

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Michalina Brodnicka, Web Developer Diploma

After initially studying in Poland before moving to the UK, professional chef, Michalina Brodnicka, decided to take Pitman Training’s Web Developer Diploma and put herself in a position to change careers.

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Raimo Uus, Advanced IT Support Technician Diploma

After growing up in Estonia, Raimo Uus decided to move to the UK where he began working for Amazon as a Warehouse Associate. Although Raimo wanted a career in IT, he recognised that he lacked the skills to pursue his passion. So, he underwent Pitman Training’s Advanced IT Support Technician Diploma to help him secure his dream job.

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Adam Benghiat, Professional Development Diploma

After hearing about Pitman Training through his former business partner, Adam Benghiat decided to pursue Pitman’s Professional Development Diploma to change his career path.

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Archi Mohapatra, Office Skills Diploma

I had fantastic support throughout my time with Pitman. One of the team was always on hand to guide me through the process.

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Najma Hassan, Successful Meetings and Minutes

I chose Pitman as my training provider because I saw tonnes of positive reviews and all of their accreditations.

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Jessica Wilkins, Graphic Design Diploma with Adobe ACA

My advice for anyone looking to take an adult education course with Pitman is that you should just go for it. If it interests you then it’s worth doing.

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Ryan Niemandt, Microsoft Excel course

Ryan Niemandt decided to take Pitman Training’s Microsoft Excel course to pursue a more technical career and advance his knowledge on Microsoft programs that he used on a daily basis.

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How to find us

Our centre is conveniently located just 200 metres from the Oracle Shopping Mall and close to Broad Street Mall.

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Payment arrangements can be set up with your finance department.

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