ICB's Accredited Training Providers offer flexible and engaging training in line with our challenging and practical syllabus.

They're hand picked for a friendly, helpful approach, so get in touch with them directly to find out how you can kick start your bookkeeping career today.

Training Link  Tutor of the Year Large Training Provider of the Year 2018 Student of the Year NOMINEE


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Discover the path to financial expertise with Training Link, your dedicated team of expert educators committed to delivering top-tier, cost-effective ICB Bookkeeping home study courses.


Their track record speaks volumes, with countless students reaching their aspirations, no matter their starting point. 


Crafted for clarity and ease of learning, paired with swift support from their award-winning tutors, Training Link’s comprehensive approach includes a blend of online lessons, assessments, and practice exams, leading to consistently high exam pass rates.


Their unique fast-track option, at no additional charge, has enabled numerous learners to secure their “MICB” status with the ICB, some in as little as six months!


Training Link also offer a specialised bridging unit, tailored for those aspiring to bypass the preliminary stages and fast-track into full ICB membership. This unique offering is the perfect stepping stone for advanced learners to use their prior qualifications in order to gain the recognition they deserve.


Explore the complete spectrum of ICB bookkeeping courses that they offer, from Level 2 through to Level 4, along with a suite of CPD courses covering everything from Payroll Management to Self-Assessment Tax Returns.


Ready to elevate your bookkeeping skills? Give them a call on 0121 323 4477 or visit the website to explore your possibilities.


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Ideal Schools  Student of the Year Large Training Provider of the Year Nominee 2018 Tutor of the Year Nominee



Ideal Schools has 40 years’ experience in providing home-study Bookkeeping training. The courses are fully tutor-supported and support is available via phone, email & live chat. Our award-winning social platforms offer additional 24/7 support services and virtual contact with fellow students takes away the isolation of home study. The team has a repuration for providing friendly guidance to aspiring bookkeepers, and have supported many make the transition from student to professional practising bookkeeper.

Study materials are provided in hard copy and online access and use both Ideal Schools and ICB mock exams to ensure continuous development. They also offer interest-free payment plans to spread the cost of your learning. 

Call the team to discuss the best option for you on 0800 028 1404 or Visit the website.



Open Study College Small Training Provider of the Year Nominee 2018




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Open Study College offer a range of ICB accredited courses delivered via distance learning, designed to be studied from home at your own pace, by studying online or with printed learning materials.

You can choose between single courses or bundles, that once completed mean you will have membership status with the ICB and will be eligible to use the letters MICB after your name.

Open Study College is a family founded college, and learners as treated as part of the family. Each student is allocted a tutor who will work with you remotely, in addition to a dedicated student support team. Enrolled students receive a free XO Student Discounts card, a one-year ICB membership and access to a range of exclusive career benefits - including a free CV critique service, a free employability guide, and support from a nationwide recruitment expert when it comes to finding your dream job.

You can enrol via the Open Study College website, or, if you have questions you can also call to speak to the team on 0330 134 7201.


e-Careers Small Training Provider of the Year Nominee 2018


Whether you’re just starting out on a career in bookkeeping, or are looking to build on your existing qualifications and experience, e-Careers offers a comprehensive range of engaging and affordable ICB courses, backed up by all the support you need for exam success.

All of course materials are delivered online, allowing you to study whenever and wherever - be it on your mobile, tablet or PC.

You’ll have access to our team of specialised, fully qualified tutors, who will be on hand to provide you with dedicated support, expert guidance and valuable feedback every step of the way.

Visit the website for more information.

National Extension College



The National Extension College (NEC) is a long-standing and highly regarded distance learning pioneer, offering opportunities for education to people for whom attending regular classes at a school or college would not be possible. NEC operates as a not-for-profit organisation and forms part of the Open School Trust, an educational charity.
Founded in 1963 as a pilot for the Open University, NEC has over 50 years of experience in developing flexible courses for individual home study or as part of bespoke programmes for training providers, schools and colleges, businesses and employers, and other organisations across the public and private sectors.
All NEC learners benefit from the support of a personal tutor and a course coordinator. 
For more information, visit the website or call NEC free on 0800 389 2839.


Oxbridge Small Training Provider of the Year Nominee 2018

oxbridgeOxbridge is an award-winning course provider that empowers a free-spirited community of learners to mould a future through education. We're devoted to bookkeepers nationwide. We offer a range of engaging ICB courses that give you the skills to be a successful bookkeeper in the real world.

From Associate to full membership – the Oxbridge team provide unlimited tutor support and a plenty of encouragement right up until you graduate. You can study anytime, anywhere, anyhow and enrol any time of the year. Support services are available seven days a week and they're open until 10pm, even on weekends.

Start your journey by contacting Oxbridge on 0121 630 3000 or visit the website. 

Premier Training



Premier Training is a multi-awarding winning training provider which specialises in the delivery of Accounting and Bookkeeping courses via distance learning. They are known for a personal touch, putting students’ success first, and always being there to guide, teach and support them through their learning journey.

The team of tutors and course advisors have been selected for their knowledge and experience in the industry. They offer an incredible support network for students using modern and traditional methods of training to suit all student needs. You can access a range of online resources which will never leave you short of revision material.

Upon enrolling you will have access to your own MyPTA study platform, which will take you through your course step by step. Throughout your course, you will complete and submit assignments to your personal tutor who will mark your assignment and give you thorough feedback where necessary. This will ensure you are gaining the required knowledge and understanding needed to successfully complete your course.

Contact Premier Training on 01469 515444 or visit the website.


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Learnful was created to give learners the skills and knowledge needed to adapt, grow and succeed in today’s volatile and complex business landscape. Their Bookkeeping & Payroll Programmes are delivered virtual-live by industry experts and attract the most trusted industry and professional certifications and memberships.  Master new Bookkeeping & Payroll skills to become in-demand.

For more information please visit www.learnfulonline.com or call +44 20 3318 0594




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