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Whether you want to help individuals get on top of their finances, or local businesses balance their books, we have the perfect course for you. Invest in your future with a Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.
You’ll learn the skills and knowledge needed for a wide range of financial services roles, such as payroll, bookkeeping, financial administration and accounts payable.
Taught over an 18-month period for two days a week, this course is designed to condense classroom hours as much as possible, so you have the flexibility to fit study in with the rest of life’s commitments.
The pathways this course leads to are endless. You’ll be able to put your skills into practice, gaining hands-on experience and earning money in local job roles like small business, as well as bigger organisations like health care and hospitals, education, local Government and schools, while you decide if you want to take your career further.
Taking your career further could mean studying a Diploma of Accounting. This course is designed to add new skills and knowledge to your existing skillset and increase your employment opportunities.
Please note, students with prior employment experience can register with the Tax Practitioner’s Board to work as a BAS Agent after completion of the course.
So, if you’re looking to start a career in supporting businesses and individuals with their finances, TAFE Gippsland is here to help you get started. And remember, all organisations need your new skills, so dream big!
TimesTuesday and Thursday 9.30am – 12pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.
Local job roles are usually small business but also include organisations such as health care, education, local government. Students with prior employment experience can register with the Tax Practitioner’s Board to work as a BAS Agent after completion of the course.
Opportunities for Further Study
Mandatory entry requirements
Students must attend an information session either face to face or via Zoom prior to enrolment.
There will be multiple sessions will be held at Bairnsdale, Morwell and Warragul in November 2019 and January 2020.
Bookings are essential and are made through the recruitment office call 1300 133 717.
Morwell - Thursday28/11/2019 10am & 2pm
Warragul - Friday29/11/2019 10am & 2pm
Warragul - Saturday30/11/2019 9am & 11am
Bairnsdale - Monday 9/12/2019 2pm & 5pm
Bairnsdale - Tuesday28/01/2020 2pm & 6pm
Warragul - Tuesday28/01/2020 6pm
Warragul - Wednesday29/01/2020 6pm
Morwell - Thursday 30/01/2020 10am & 2pm
Zoom - Thursday 30/01/2020 6pm
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Specialist Course Information
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
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