Pitman Training was founded in 1837 and is the largest independent training company in the UK.
We have 110 training centres across the country. Our Guildford training centre offers a range of one day, instructor-led or flexible, study at any time courses. Courses include Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint etc), typing, Sage and bookkeeping. We also offer many of our courses on a distance learning basis.
We are conveniently based in the centre of Guildford - a few minutes walk away from the railway station, bus station and town car parks.
9 training courses found
Course Content Lesson One – Including: overview of the Sage program, changing the financial year, changing the program date, customers and su
Module 1: Overview of the medical specialities, introduction to word units. Module 2: Structure of the body, cells tissues, organs and systems.
Designed for: College leavers, PAs, charity fundraisers, community and sports club leaders, PR Assistants, Marketing Assistants and those inter
Designed for: Those who wish to learn manual book-keeping Objectives: To teach manual book-keeping to cover unit 1 of the OCR Level 2 Certificate in Accounting and part of the IAB Level 2 Certificate in Book-keeping examination, as well as introduce the basics of keeping accurate accounting records to those running a small business Course Content Lesson One – Including: The role of the book-keeper, the difference between capital, assets and liabilities, the dual effect of transactions and the double entry system, the accounting equation, the difference between cash and credit transactions, preparing simple balance sheets, identifying transactions in ledger accounts Lesson Two – Including: The basic principles of Value Added Tax, calculating VAT, constructing sales invoices, trade and cash discounts, posting sales invoices to the General Ledger Lesson Three – Including: Checking purchase invoices for accuracy, credit notes, posting purchase invoices and credit notes to the General Ledger, the purpose of the Purchases Day Book, Purchase Ledger, posting an Analysed Day Book to the General Ledger and Purchase Ledger Lesson Four – Including: purpose of an Analysed Sales Day Book, making postings to the General Ledger and Sales Ledger, understanding why Returns Day Books are used, identifying debit and credit entries, using day books confidently and accurately.
Course Content The course comprises 10 keyboard lessons to introduce and consolidate the alpha-numeric keys. The high-end learning material is: Keypad Lessons, Accuracy Challenge, Speed Challenge, Advanced Challenge and ‘The Planets’.
Designed for: Those who wish to learn this popular spreadsheet program Pre-requisites: Familiarity with the Windows environment and basic keyboarding experience Objectives: To teach the Excel 2013 program to an employable level and to cover part of the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam.
Objectives: To achieve audio transcription skills to the OCR Audio Transcription Stage I Part 2 syllabus Course Content: • Lesson 1: Effectively operate the transcriber, transcribe sentences, the use of the comma, transcribe paragraphs which include initial capitals. • Lesson 2: Transcribe sentences displayed in double line spacing, transcribe a short report with the heading in capitals, transcribe a business memo and a report displayed in double line spacing.
Designed for: Those who wish to learn this popular spreadsheet program Pre-requisites: Familiarity with the Windows environment and basic keyboarding experience Objectives: To teach the Excel 2010 program to an employable level and to cover part of the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam.