|Qualification:||FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting|
|CRICOS Course Code:||088007K|
|Duration:||40 weeks tuition + up to 12 weeks break= 52 weeks total|
|Training Package:||FNS Financial Services|
|Vocational Area:||Accounting and financial services|
|Study Type:||Full time (20 hours per week)|
This course is organised into 13 units of competency, made up of 10 core units and 3 elective units.
|Unit of Competency|
|Term 1||BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports||Core|
|FNSACC403 Make decisions in a legal context||Elective|
|FNSACC303 Perform financial calculations||Elective|
|Term 2||FNSACC402 Prepare operational budgets||Core|
|FNSINC401 Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry||Core|
|Term 3||FNSACC302 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers||Core|
|FNSBKG404 Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks||Core|
|Term 4||FNSACC406 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system||Core|
|FNSBKG405 Establish and maintain a payroll system||Core|
|Term 5||FNSACC404 Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities||Core|
|FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports||Core|
|Term 6||BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents||Core|
|BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets||Elective|
The Certificate IV in Accounting is both useful and practical for it will provide you with basic accounting skills and train you to use computer systems in the accounting sector. You will learn how to complete BAS statements, produce management reports, and become familiar with accounts payable and receivable functions. You will be provided relevant information, case studies, discussions and assessments to enable you to be able to apply your skills to work in varied roles such as a bookkeeper, accounts clerk, trainee accountant or payroll clerk.
In order to gain entry into this course, the potential student must:
- Be 18 years of age or over
- Have satisfactorily completed Year 11 in an Australian High School (or equivalent), and
- Have an IELTS band score of 5.5 or TOEFL 500 (or equivalent)
After achieving the FNS40215 Certificate IV in Accounting, students may under take arrange of Diploma level qualifications within the FNS Financial Services Training Package or other Training Packages.
Recognition of Prior Learning & Recognition of Current Competency
Have you studied this topic before? We will recognise competencies gained through previous learning, work and life experiences.
Students can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)/ Recognition of Current Competency (RCC) before they commence the course or a particular unit. Students will need to provide evidence that they are already competent in this/these specific unit/s. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.