Course Start Date
01 Feb 2021
12 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.
During 2021, construction of the new Meadowbank Education & Employment Precinct will be undertaken at TAFE NSW Meadowbank. There may be some disruption to students during that time, including noise, dust, vibration and changes to campus parking. TAFE NSW is focussed on minimising any disruption to students, where practicable. Contact us on 131601 for any questions.
To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!
Learners can complete some units online or face to face. Face to face classes will run during the teaching weeks on Monday-Thursday 9:30am-4:30pm or in the evening Monday to Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm. Please contact the section firstname.lastname@example.org for timetable information.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
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This is an Online flexible course. You will have approximately 10 class hours per week, for 36 weeks. As well as the class component, you will need to complete approximately 5 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 4.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including projects and assessment preparation.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is designed to meet the needs of 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
An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.
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?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
-Textbooks are required and will be available from the publishers at an additional cost of approx $400
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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
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
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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.Enrol Now
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