Course Start Date
31 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
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.
To find out more about this course, receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend a Virtual information session on one of the following dates and times:
- Thursday, 25th of June 2020 from 10:00am to 11:00am
- Wednesday, 1st of July 2020 from either 10:00am to 11:00am, OR, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
- Tuesday, 7th of July 2020 from either 10:00am to 11:00am, OR, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
- Monday, 13th of July 2020 from either 10:00am to 11:00am, OR, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Please use the following link to join a Virtual Information Session: https://bit.ly/3hR5Pgr
This is a full-time, face to face delivery course. You will need to attend approximately 21 hours of class, over 5 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 10 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 4 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment research and practice of activities.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- are career starters and or new entrants into the finance sector. This course is an entry level qualification into the Accounting/ Bookkeeping sector. This course focuses on developing real skills in applying accounting principles and use specialised knowledge relevant in the application of spreadsheets and accounting software (e.g. MYOB- Account Right.2018.3).
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
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)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- 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.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 2.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
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?
A fee applies for most TAFE NSW courses and must be paid when you enrol. The amount you pay depends on the type of course you study, and on your personal circumstances. An initial payment of $80 is required to confirm your enrolment into this course. If you do not wish to continue with your enrolment, you must formally advise Customer Service of your withdrawal. If you do not withdraw prior to the commencement date of the course, this initial payment is non-refundable.
Please contact us on 13 79 74 for further information.
Please note that you will be required to purchase textbooks to complete this course. You will be advised of these resources when you enrol into the course.
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
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|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|
|FNSACC416||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|FNSTPB401||Complete business activity and instalment activity statements|
|FNSTPB402||Establish and maintain payroll systems|
|BSBCUS301||Deliver and monitor a service to customers|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|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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