Course Start Date
8 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Non Government Subsidised
Count on a great career in the fast-growing finance industry with the nationally accredited Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping. You will learn how to prepare financial reports and statements, maintain payroll systems and be job ready for any sized organisation across multiple sectors.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through your course work, you will learn how to:
- Apply accounting fundamentals
- Create financial reports
- Process financial transactions
- Use computerised accounting and payroll systems
- Create and lodge Business Activity Statements (BAS)
- Use essential industry tools and programs
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the skills you need to get ahead in this field:
- Attention to detail
- High numeracy literacy
- Customer service focused
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Success in this course will equip you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification
- A strong foundation to start or further your finance career
This course qualifies you to work as a:
- Payroll Officer
- Accounts Officer
GROW YOUR CAREER
Deepen your knowledge and practice with the Accounting vertical pathway:
- Diploma of Accounting
Consider continuing your education with a degree after the Diploma:
- Bachelor of Commerce
- Bachelor of Accounting
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Management
Employment in the financial and insurance services industry is expected to grow by 13.7%, faster than other Australian industries.
The NSW Government identified the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping as key to addressing skill shortages in bookkeeping. As it is a Targeted Priority, you may be eligible for a subsidised fee.
Qualifications from a trusted training provider like TAFE NSW are key to skilling the Financial Services workforce of tomorrow.
This is a part time day face to face offering or could be undertaken solely in the workplace - including theory and practical components. As well as the in-class component, you should expect to do approximately 2 hours of additional study each week including online learning, independent study and assessment preparation outside of class hours.
GET PREPARED FOR SUCCESS
TAFE NSW provides a range of services to ensure a supported and successful learning environment for all students. Detailed information on support services is available at Student Services.
The following additional support is also available to you:
- LLN support
- Disabilities Services
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Support
- Childcare facilities
- Linkedin Learning
- Library resources
-Studiosity ? online access to a real life tutor
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
Trainees are flexible delivery and start dates are dependent on your location of delivery schedules and will be customised to each trainee.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
You will need the following resources:
Stationery such as, but not limited to;
- Scientific calculator
- Pens, highlighters and markers
- A4 ruled notepad
- Portable USB device
More information will be provided in class.
Learners are able to have their competency from prior learning and work experience recognised in this qualification through the following arrangements.
? Evidence of completing formal training
? Work experience: on the job experience and informal training
? Life experience: community group involvement, family activities, sports, hobbies, leisure activities, unpaid work, organising events, and/or travel.
Recognition will be assessed on an individual basis and may be granted when a portfolio of evidence is assessed in accordance with TAFE NSW Recognition Policy and Procedure and the learner is deemed competent for the unit/s of competency for which the application applies. Alternatively, the learner may nominate to undertake a challenge assessment and be awarded competent.
Find out more about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|FNSACC312||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers|
|FNSTPB401||Complete business activity and instalment activity statements|
|FNSTPB402||Establish and maintain payroll systems|
|BSBSMB412||Introduce cloud computing into business operations|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|FNSACC311||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|FNSACC416||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|FNSACC408||Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|FNSACC405||Maintain inventory records|
|FNSACC313||Perform financial calculations|
|FNSACC412||Prepare operational budgets|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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