Accounting Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217) Study Accounting and Bookkeeping in Surfers Paradise
Start a rewarding career in the finance industry with the double qualification Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping at Gold Coast Learning Centre.
This course gives you a broad spectrum of skills and knowledge so you will have the best chance of success in the financial services industry.
With flexible study options, including full-time, part-time and distance training options, Gold Coast Learning Centre can help you improve your career prospects with vital accounting knowledge and real-world accounting skills.
Qualified and experienced trainers will develop your understanding of core business practices in the financial services industry, including financial records, budgets, tax requirements, general business skills and effective communication.
This course meets the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) educational requirements for registered Business Activity Statement (BAS) agents. *
Please note: TPB educational requirements for BAS Agents were put in place on the 1st of March 2012. Additional eligibility criteria may apply.
Benefits | Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
- Get vital accounting knowledge and real-world accounting skills
- Improve your career prospects in the accounting field
- Become a certified bookkeeper or registered BAS agent - experience criteria applies
- Diverse mix of international and domestic students
- Qualified and experienced Accounting Trainers teach and assess this course
- Interest free and flexible payment plans available
- Free literacy and English support available for all students
- Flexible learning options including online and face to face
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Details | Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217) CRICOS Course Code: 097810G | Nominal Hours: 530
The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping at Gold Coast Learning Centre is a government-accredited and nationally recognised course, developed under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Graduates receive the nationally accredited Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217).
The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping is recognised by the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and meets the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) educational requirements for registered Business Activity Statement (BAS) agents.
Successful completion of this qualification requires a grade of C (competent) in all 13 subjects.
Units of Competency
Units of competency for Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217) Unit Name Unit Code Core Units Prepare financial accounts BSBFIA401 Introduce cloud accounting into business operations BSBSMB412 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports FNSACC311 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers FNSACC312 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry FNSACC408 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system FNSACC416 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements FNSTPB401 Establish and maintain payroll systems FNSTPB402 Elective Units Develop and use complex spreadsheets BSBITU402 Manage personal work priorities and professional development BSBWOR501 Perform financial calculations FNSACC313 Lead effective workplace relationships BSBLDR402 Evaluate and authorise payment requests FNSACM401
Please Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change elective units at any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends
Study Skills Program
Skill Program Week / Time English Language Help Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursday,
Peer-Assisted Learning Sessions Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Writing Reports, Paraphrasing, and Referencing Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays and Fridays, 11:00am- 3:30pm
Microsoft Excel Basics Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays, 11:00am- 3:30pm
Microsoft Word Basics Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Fridays, 11:00am - 3:30pm
Please Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change study skills program dates at any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends
Duration of the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping is 52 weeks full-time, including scheduled weeks of holidays/revision.
Students can complete all units in their own time with assessment measuring performance.
Those who wish to undertake their studies on a part-time basis are encouraged to contact Gold Coast Learning Centre for individual training plans (Not applicable to students on a Student Visa).
There are no prerequisite requirements for Domestic students.
International students must meet one of the following English language requirements:
- Current Gold Coast Learning Centre students assessed at Intermediate level or higher;
- The equivalent of Australian Secondary School Grade 10 English;
- English proficiency level requirement of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent;
- Or at the discretion of the Academic Management of Gold Coast Learning Centre.
On completion of the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217), students may choose to enrol in the Diploma of Accounting, a range of other Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualifications, or enjoy working in this field.
Possible job titles relevant to the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping include:
- Accounts Clerk
- Account Support Clerk
- Accounts Administrator
- Administration Clerk
- BAS Agent
- Contractor Bookkeeper
- Employee Bookkeeper
- General Accounts Assistant
- Payroll Officer
Recognition of Prior Learning