Welcome to Pitman Training in Kerry
Our Training centre
Our centre in Kerry is conveniently located at the Monavalley Business Park in Tralee and is easily accessible via a variety of transport options including bus or car, and it’s just a 15 minute walk from Tralee town centre.
Our training centre opened in 2004 is based in Tralee and is one of the largest in Ireland, serving Killarney, Castleisland, Listowel, Killorglin and the surrounding areas with state of the art facilities and comfortable training rooms.
The centre includes a student canteen and breakout area, as well as plenty of free car parking. We have designed our centre to provide you with a professional environment with the best space to focus and train in comfort without unnecessary distraction.
Our highly qualified team are dedicated to delivering the very best experience for all our students. With experience across the widest range of industries and professions, each member of the Pitman Training team at our Kerry centre is focused on helping you make the best decision for your career or training objective, and ensuring that your training experience is pleasant, effective and ultimately delivers results!
For people who care about their career, Pitman Training delivers the skills that employers want because of our unique and flexible training methods, remarkable service and proven track record.
Currently we have the highest employment record of any training organisation in Kerry, with over 92% of students working within the same year as graduating.
Training and test times are flexible which means you can choose the days and times you attend and also the length of each training session.
You can train with us full-time or part-time, evenings and weekends as well as using our unique blended learning approach, meaning you can complete the vast majority of many of our programmes from home.
Our courses are practically based, not purely theoretical. The information, combined with the opportunity to learn by testing your newly acquired skills in a 'safe’ environment, is particularly beneficial to the learning process.
"I picked Pitman Training Tralee, as I’m working full time and wanted to earn a diploma to go with my experience. To give me a career boost. After speaking with the staff I knew I had made the right decision. They helped me pick a course which would benefit my career and future the best. The most amazing part about Pitman is the amount of support you get. As I work full time, studying at Pitman gives me the flexibility to study in my own time at my own pace. If I have any problems, no matter how little, Joanna, the centre supervisor helps you through everything. Studying Management and Secretarial Skills Diploma, has given me the skills and confidence to achieve my dream job." MAUREEN HOWE - MANAGEMENT DIPLOMA STUDENT
Career Support and Advice
Before considering any training with us, we suggest that you meet with one of our friendly expert Course Advisors so you can explore all options available and ensure you make the very best decision.
We won't just help you choose a course either.
We are the only training organisation in Kerry that takes the time to meet with you and look at the big picture, so you're 100% happy and sure you're embarking on the best path for you.
Once you’re 100% satisfied and certain you’re embarking on the right road for you, our professional Course Advisors will update you on local jobs, providing you with real and truthful feedback on how to perfect your CV, cover letter and job application.
We offer a FREE 25 point CV Review service at our centre in Kerry. This is a free service available to everyone, not just Pitman Training students. Simply forward or drop in a copy of your CV to our centre in Tralee, and we'll get back to you within 24 hours with a comprehensive list of recommended improvements...all completely free!
"I am thrilled to receive my beautifully framed, Advanced Accounts Diploma today. Thank you so much to everyone at Pitman. You have all been so kind and supportive. There is a fantastic ‘can do’ attitude here, and it really helped to motivate me. The staff are so knowledgeable and always found a solution to my many, many questions." ROISIN MANGAN - ADVANCED ACCOUNTS DIPLOMA STUDENT
Each year our quality training and industry standard certification helps people return to work, improve their careers and change lives. Pitman Training Certificates, Awards and Diplomas are nationally and internationally recognised by individuals and by employers.
All of our training courses, seminars and diplomas are accredited by The CPD Standards Office, and we also offer a range of industry standard certification including Adobe (ACA), Microsoft (MOS, MTA, MCSA, MCSE etc), CompTIA and Cisco's (CCENT, CCNA) etc.
"I chose to study to become a secretary with Pitman because of the flexibility and because of their professional reputation. The training I received led straightaway to a position as a Receptionist. I loved studying and the staff were super helpful and friendly. It’s a stress free way to study and upskill. I’m looking forward to coming back in the future and learning more." ELIZABETH WAKELING - SECRETARIAL DIPLOMA STUDENT
Our training really is the best value available in Ireland, and this is especially true because our fees cover everything.
With the average Pitman Training Diploma graduate earning up to €25,000 in the first five years after graduating, it’s highly likely that training with Pitman Training will be the best investment you’ll ever make.
“Training with Pitman Training was the best investment of my life. I was able to train in my free time outside of my shift work, and with my new Office Manager Diploma qualification, I got a new job that I love.” LAURA BLARNEY, Co. CORK