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Bookkeeping and Payroll Courses

Courses start in Aug / Sept / October
One class per week
Live online and face-to-face classes
20% Discount on these diploma courses today
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IBAT continues to train staff who work in a variety of different roles with companies such as AIB, Primark, Vodafone, Central Bank of Ireland, AXA, Irish Stock Exchange and more

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Why Bookkeeping and Payroll

Bookkeepers and Payroll staff fulfil demanding and important roles at the heart of any company. Depending on their organisation size, bookkeepers and payroll staff will deal with multiple tasks and duties at any given time, so an organised, logical approach to work will be essential. These staff may also be part of a team, or will need to communicate important information to management and other work colleagues, therefore, they will also need to be a flexible and creative-thinkers in order to address unexpected problems and scenarios quickly and effectively.

The Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Bookkeeping and Payroll will teach you how to manage finances, budgets and payroll, skills that are vital in keeping a business solvent, operational and compliant, you will be introduced to Sage 50 and Sage Payroll to assist with your bookkeeping and payroll processes, including: recording financial transactions, financial reporting and managing employee payroll. 

You will also benefit from live sessions with our expert tutors teaching online in real-time, or face-to-face and in the classroom with you, so they will always engage with you directly, offering maximum flexibility with your time and how you learn.  

Why not seize this opportunity to boost your prospects and stay ahead of the competition

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Diploma in Bookkeeping and Payroll

The Diploma in Bookkeeping and Payroll will provide you with the knowledge, skills and competencies required to fulfil critical accounting the payroll functions for both SMEs and larger organisations.
20% Discount available when you Apply Online today
Advanced Diploma in Bookkeeping

This Advanced Diploma in Bookkeeping and Payroll builds your knowledge to a more advanced level of computerised bookkeeping and payroll, working with account adjustments and journals, and preparing management accounts.

20% Discount available when you Apply Online today

Career Direction

These courses are designed to help those wanting to access a career in bookkeeping and payroll, or further their studies in the fields of accounting and finance. 

Possible careers within this field include:

  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Bookkeeper (with Accounting Technician/Accounts Administrator/Office Manager)
  • Payroll Administrator/Coordinator
  • Payroll Manager/Specialist
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Credit Controller
  • Finance Assistant

Key Facts


Both live online and face to face classes

Study mode:



Aug / Sept / Oct


14 weeks, one evening per week (6.30pm-9.30pm)
or 8 Saturday's (10.00am-4.00pm)


Prices from: €723 with the 20% Discount today


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Online and face-to-face study options

You can attend tutorials online or in person, offering maximum flexibility with your time and how you learn.

Online Study Benefits

  • No geographic restrictions. Study wherever you are in the world
  • Lower fees and reduced costs on accommodation, transport etc
  • Flexible schedule and self-paced learning
  • Ideal for working professionals
  • Opportunity to interact with learners across the globe
  • Live sessions with mentors to address any student questions or queries
  • Access to all recorded sessions


Expert Staff

IBAT is committed to providing students with high-quality education and an excellent study experience. To achieve this, IBAT’s programmes are taught by industry-experts and in small class sizes to ensure each student can ask questions and flourish academically.
Excellent Location

Our Dublin campus is based in the city centre, in Temple Bar. Dublin is a city full of culture, with an abundance of live music and many fascinating historical landmarks to visit.
Global Connections

Since 2016, IBAT has been part of the Global University Systems group. This has allowed the college access to an international audience in more than 60 countries. IBAT has also been able to extend the programmes it offers by working with GUS partners.
Student Experience

Our students have access to our state-of-the-art campus which is purpose built. IBAT also offers an extensive amount of student support to ensure you reach your goals.