Professional development

Grow your career with Gusto’s accountant education programs.

The best investment you can make for your firm is in your people. At Gusto, we know how important career development can be for accountants and bookkeepers. Whether you’re running payroll for clients or running your entire firm, help your team and business grow with Gusto.

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Gusto Academy

Become a certified advisor for your clients’ payroll, benefits, and people operations.

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Features and updates

Discover new Gusto tools in our Quarterly Scoop webinar and Flavor of the Month newsletter.

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Partner resources

Explore eBooks, case studies, research, our partner blog, and more to help you and your firm succeed.

Gusto Academy

Welcome to Gusto Academy.

Whether you want to get certified, take an elective, or dive deep on a specific topic, Gusto Academy provides accountant education services for CPAs and bookkeepers at all levels. The more courses you take, the more CPE credits, badges, and knowledge you’ll gain. Get started below, or look under “Professional growth” in Gusto Pro.

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Which certification is right for you?

Each Learning Track in Gusto Academy has its own certification program. Ready to take your skills to the next level?

Why Gusto Academy?

You’re going to need a way to show off all your new knowledge—other than by helping your clients, obviously. At Gusto Academy, each course you complete earns you exclusive rewards for all your hard work. Show off your badges in your email signature!

CPE credits
Digital and enamel completion badges
Completion certificates
Exclusive rewards and swag
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Features and updates

Keep up with sweet new features available on Gusto.

We’re always improving our software. Here are some ways you can stay up to date on the latest Gusto tools at you and your clients’ disposal.

  • Quarterly Scoop webinar

    Packed with insights from community leaders and guest speakers, this live webinar is a great way to catch up on product launches and improvements to Gusto’s people platform. We cover both Gusto and Gusto Pro updates to help inform you and your clients.

  • Flavor of the Month newsletter

    As a Gusto partner, each month you’ll get a digestible update on the latest features available to you and your clients.

Partner resources

Help yourself to these accounting resources.

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Research and guides

Check out our eBooks, featuring exclusive data gathered by Gusto’s very own economists.


Case studies

Hear success stories from Gusto customers and see what strategies you can implement at your firm.

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Explore a curated collection of resources on topics like growing your firm and more.

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On the Margins

Our bi-weekly email features commentary from Caleb Newquist, founder of Going Concern and Gusto’s Editor-at-Large.

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So much more than professional development.

With Gusto’s partner program, you get access to powerful data, tools, and training to help you provide your clients with financial expertise, People Advisory services, and more.

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Become a Gusto partner today.

Get exclusive tools and resources, a community of peers, access to training and education,
free payroll for your firm*, and so much more.