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.