Become a certified
hero to your clients.


Use our free ProAdvisor training and certification to boost your skills, all from inside QuickBooks Online Accountant.

Take your knowledge to the next level.

QuickBooks training and certification is about more than a test. It’s about learning and becoming a QuickBooks pro. Getting certified boosts confidence, establishes your expertise, and earns client trust. It takes less time than you think, and it’s completely free.


Why get certified?

Getting certified sets you apart from other accountants and establishes your expertise to prospective clients.


Offer next-level support

Share your skills

Your certification badge lets others
know you’re a QuickBooks expert.

Grow your practice

Grow your practice

Get listed on the Find-a-ProAdvisor online directory, visited by more than 700,000 small businesses each year.1

Distinguish yourself

Any question, answered

QuickBooks accountant experts
have your back with free unlimited
U.S.-based phone support.

Learn about the benefits of certification.

There are 2 levels of training and certification. 



QuickBooks Online Certification

  • Gain most-used knowledge to serve clients
  • Learn setup, navigation, and features
  • Manage sales, purchases, payroll, and payments
  • Learn about reporting, apps, and troubleshooting


QuickBooks Online Advanced Certification

  • Gain ultimate knowledge to serve clients
  • Manage complex conversions
  • Learn special transactions and advanced features
  • Learn advanced reporting and problem solving

Here’s how it works.

Sharpen your skills


Learn to use QuickBooks like a pro while preparing for the exam. Choose from self-paced training in QuickBooks Online Accountant or find a free live training event through Accountant University.


Take the exam


The online test takes about 2 hours to complete, and you’ll get 3 attempts to pass each section with a minimum score of 80%. Once certified, you can complete a shorter recertification exam each year to maintain your status.


Share your success


Use your shiny new ProAdvisor badge on your website, business cards, and wherever you advertise. Then, attract new clients by publishing your free profile on Find-a-ProAdvisor. Make it pop with these tips.





Ready to get started?


The self-paced training and QuickBooks Online Certification exam are easy to find. Just click on ProAdvisor inside QuickBooks Online Accountant and go to the training tab.


Important offers, pricing details, & disclaimers
  1. You must be a Certified ProAdvisor to be listed on the Find-a-ProAdvisor online directory, which receives more than 700,000 visitors annually and is growing (based on average number of unique visitors to the Find-a-ProAdvisor online directory during May 2014 to April 2015).