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 Bournemouth and Poole

Welcome to Pitman Training Bournemouth and Poole! Whether you are looking to train at home, at work, or at our centre (which will be opening soon), our training courses in Bournemouth and Poole have everything to improve your career prospects. Get started with Pitman today!

New course enquiry:

07736 944199

Existing students & exam bookings:

07736 944199

We’ll actively support you throughout your learning, even if you’re studying online. We’ll do all we can to ensure you have a really enjoyable and confidence building experience with us.

We offer over 250 nationally recognised, accredited courses including a full range of quality DIPLOMAS, AWARDS, COURSES, & SEMINARS in:

Come and talk to us about our introductory offers!

Find us at

New location in Bournemouth coming soon!
BH1 3AA

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 8.00am 8.00pm
TUESDAY 8.00am 8.00pm
WEDNESDAY 8.00am 8.00pm
THURSDAY 8.00am 8.00pm
FRIDAY 8.00am 8.00pm
SATURDAY 9.00am 5.00pm

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.


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’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 soon to open centre, at home, at work or a combination of them all. And not forgetting the human interaction from our caring and supportive team.

Call us now 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.

A little bit about us!

Calum (our Centre Manager) and Gary will welcome you and are on-hand to offer support and guidance throughout your time with us. Please take a look at testimonials below from Pitman students who have achieved their goals and gone on to be successful in their chosen career, whether as a Secretary, PA, bookkeeping/Sage courses user, or IT Support Technician.

Whether you are training for yourself or being sponsored by a company, we are here to help you unlock your potential. Our flexible self-paced study methods are reasons why our students are so successful in their achievements. Most of our courses can be studied online using our distance learning system, offering the ultimate in flexibility to fit around your lifestyle.

Why Train With Pitman Training Bournemouth and Poole?

For most people, training is about changing career, returning to work or gaining a promotion. We are experts at focusing your training on your career needs. Employers are looking for efficient and well-trained people, and many of them use us to train their team members effectively.

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.

Our range of training courses in Bournemouth and Poole is extensive and includes PA CoursesExcel and Admin Courses, Pitman's Online English CoursesMinute TakingReceptionist 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. We offer CPD accredited Speedwriting and Shorthand Courses, as well as Typaz Speed Typing CoursesTouch TypingTeeline Shorthand and Shorthand Fast Courses

We will talk to you and match your training to your needs. At Pitman Training Bournemouth and Poole you can start training at any time and most of our courses can be studied online – with the same Pitman Training quality but from the comfort of your home or office desk.

Call us to chat through in more detail. Special opening discounts available for the month of September!

Ready to improve your career?

New course enquiry:

07736 944199

Existing students & exam bookings:

07736 944199

What our students say

Emillie expands career opportunities with a Professional Executive PA Qualification

Emillie had been working as a PA for 4 years, but wanted a qualification to demonstrate the skills she had learnt previously, as well as enhance these further, so she enrolled on the Professional Executive PA Diploma.

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Hayley upskills during lockdown via Distance Learning with Pitman Training

Hayley utilised some additional time to update her skills as part of her accounting qualification with the team at Pitman Manchester.

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Studying from home—Alison boosts her CV with up-to-date qualification

Following a challenging time facing redundancy, Alison boosted her CV by studying with Pitman Manchester, gaining an incredible Distinction grade for her Administration Assistant Diploma!

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How to find us

New location in Bournemouth coming soon!

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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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