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Pitman Training Holborn

Alternatives To University

  • Earn A Qualification Nationally Recognised By Employers.
  • Cheaper Than University.
  • Qualify Faster Than At University.

If you’re trying to launch your first career and you’re searching for alternatives to university, you should try Pitman Training in London (Notting Hill, Croydon or Holborn) or Manchester.

Our courses in adminbookkeepingsecretarial and Microsoft Office skills are really work-focused and go deeper than most to help you stand out from the crowd when you’re competing for jobs.

Visit our course list to get lots of ideas and then to talk with our friendly Course Advisors for free advice.

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How We’re Different – And Probably Right For You.

First of all, we’ve developed a cutting edge teaching methodology that means you can start a course as soon as you like – no waiting for term to start! That gives you a head start in the competitive jobs market.

In addition, you can qualify fast. You can study as quickly or as slowly as you like during our long opening hours which include daytimes, evenings and Saturdays.

Finally, while we can’t promise it will happen, we get a fair number of unadvertised jobs sent in to us by employers looking for young people with the right attitude and skill set.

Our Subject Areas.

Microsoft Office

Bookkeeping & Accounts

Executive PA & Secretarial

Office Skills



See our course list!

We have over 80 courses available and all of them are focused on getting you into well-paid, high status jobs.

And they’re not just any courses. They’re Pitman Training courses, leading to prestigious certificate and diploma qualifications, recognised by employers across the UK.