By becoming an AIA Approved Training Office, you are choosing to set your practice apart from the competition; you are also choosing to provide your trainees with the most relevant and appropriate qualifications to study in order to become a qualified accountant. 

Your trainees can study with the AIA at their own pace, applying their growing theoretical knowledge to their work immediately, therefore benefiting your practice throughout their studies.

The AIA Qualifications create professional accountants with the technical, intellectual, personal and business skills that you require. 

Why Become an Approved Training Office? 

upskill your staff

Help your staff acquire new skills which will increase their contribution to the business while building their self-esteem and job satisfaction. Your staff can sit stand-alone qualifications providing a clear and achievable route to qualifying as an accountant. 


Set your practice apart from the competition with exclusive branding and international designation.  

Support and Guidance

The AIA will provide the support and guidance you need to train your staff with industry leading training materials. Your staff can also enrol onto our interactive distance learning course, Achieve, which offers the flexibility to study at their own pace. Find out more about Achieve here

Attract and Retain Staff

The ability to attract and retain a talented and skilled workforce by providing recognised, professional accountancy qualifications to aid professional development. 

International Recognition

AIA is an Awarding Body, regulated by Ofqual and a Recognised Qualifying Body (RQB) under the UK Companies Act 2007. 


  • Be 'fit and proper'
  • Have access to adequate training and learning resources.

How do I apply? 

Click here to complete an online application form. 

Further Queries 

If you require any further information please click here to contact us directly.