Start your new career path with our industry-accredited online accounting Courses and bookkeeping courses. Whether you’re a beginner or already well-established in your career, we offer the pathway to upskill and excel in both accounting and bookkeeping. Take the next step in your career today!

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Become an ACCA member

Think ahead. Work globally, and become recognised as a financial expert with ACCA’s official exams. If you want to kickstart your accounting career, this is the course for you.

If you’re looking to advance in finance and business, our AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting is the ideal choice. This course, designed for those with prior knowledge, offers a pathway to become a Certified Accounting Technician.
Embark on a rewarding career in bookkeeping with our accredited course. Not only will you learn how to balance the books, but you’ll also gain the skills to prepare VAT returns and maintain business accounts. Moreover, you’ll master how to analyse and interpret vital financial statements such as profit and loss statements and balance sheets.
Take your bookkeeping career to the next level with The Career Academy. Our unique AAT Accounting Technician Pathway is specifically tailored for aspiring bookkeepers. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to formalise your existing skills, this program offers the training you need.
Ever considered becoming a professional AAT Qualified Bookkeeper? Our pathway course accelerates your bookkeeping career, teaching you how to balance the books, prepare VAT returns, and manage business accounts. Plus, leverage the prestigious AAT membership to launch your own business in bookkeeping!
Ready to be your own boss? Our Bookkeeping Business Pathway course provides you with the flexibility to freelance, subcontract, or even start your own bookkeeping business. Complete our accredited online Certificate in Bookkeeping followed by our Start Your Own Business Program to get started.


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Our diverse course offerings include the Certificate in Bookkeeping, Bookkeeping Business Pathway, AAT Qualified Bookkeeper Pathway, AAT Accounting Technician Pathway for Bookkeepers, and the AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. and for more accounting courses please visit our AAT Category page

We recommend completing the AAT Pathway for Bookkeepers to become a qualified Bookkeeper – this will enable you to use the AAT Qualified Bookkeeper designation. 
You ideally need to hold a Certification in Bookkeeping qualification from The Career Academy to become a certified Bookkeeper. We also recommend you complete a Xero and Sage qualification to equip you to provide bookkeeping services efficiently.
You can enrol in a Certificate in Bookkeeping with The Career Academy and study remotely from home with unlimited tutor support via email and phone. We can facilitate your FREE student membership to the International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB).
Employers generally require bookkeepers to be industry qualified so they can be confident that candidates meet industry-recognised standards and have been through appropriate training. It also pays to be trained across payroll, Xero and Sage.
Yes. Bookkeepers are used by most businesses, and well-trained Bookkeepers are always in demand.

Yes, our courses include training in essential accounting software like Xero and Sage, equipping you with the practical skills needed in today’s job market.