If you’re interested in learning exciting new things about the accounting and bookkeeping industry, you’ve come to the right place. A Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping covers the diverse roles in financial services and the many other industries that need accounting support! You’ll learn theoretical and specialist knowledge that will make you a self-contained and skilled employee in any workplace.
Prepare yourself for roles in accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, bookkeeping and administrative roles. The greatest thing about this industry is the countless job opportunities in small businesses and organisations across Australia. You may end up working in healthcare, education, local government, or practically any sector!
If you’re providing a business activity statement (BAS) service, this qualification meets the requirements for registration with the Tax Practitioners Board. Make sure you check the current BAS registration requirements because they’re reviewed and altered regularly.
Over the course of 18 months, you’ll enjoy weekly webinars where you’ll discuss and question key issues in the industry and learn how to use the latest software to your advantage. We also offer weekly drop-in sessions should you need assistance with the course material. Become a registered professional in the world of accounting and bookkeeping with this respected qualification!
This course is delivered with a combination of online and on campus workshops.
TimesOnline delivery over 18 months with weekly webinars. Webinars are also recorded so that students with work commitments can listen to them at a later time.
There are also weekly timetabled drop in sessions for assistance with course material and assessments and weekly timetabled online assistance.
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.
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|Unit Code||Unit Description|
|BSBITU314||Design and produce spreadsheets|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|BSBSMB412||Introduce cloud computing into business operations|
|FNSACC311||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|FNSACC312||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers|
|FNSACC408||Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry|
|FNSACC411||Process business tax requirements|
|FNSACC412||Prepare operational budgets|
|FNSACC414||Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities|
|FNSACC416||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|FNSTPB402||Establish and maintain payroll systems|
|FNSTPB401||Complete business activity and instalment activity statements|