This qualification is designed to reflect the job roles of contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes the preparation and lodgement of business and instalment activity statement tasks and the provision of advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to the activity statements. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities. Students will gain skills in some of the following areas: establishing and maintaining manual and computerised accounting systems, BAS statements and general administration. This qualification is designed to reflect the job roles of contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries.
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|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
There are no entry requirements however, a recommended pathway would be to complete FNS30315 - Certificate III Accounts Administration prior to completing this course.
Employment in a bookkeeping job role with functions that include establishing and maintaining manual and computerised accounting systems, completing Business Activity Statements (BAS) and other office financial statements.
12 - 18 months
|FNSINC401||Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSBKG405||Establish and maintain a payroll system||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSBKG404||Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSBKG401||Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents||More Information||Training.gov Details|
All remaining units can be completed in any order.
|FNSACC302||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSACC405||Maintain inventory records||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSACC406||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSACC301||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSBKG402||Establish and maintain a cash accounting system||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|FNSBKG403||Establish and maintain an accrual accounting system||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|1||FNSACC301 - Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|2||BSBITU306 - Design and produce business documents|
|3||FNSBKG402 - Establish and maintain a cash accounting system|
|4||FNSBKG403 - Establish and maintain an accrual accounting system|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|FNSINC401||Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry|
|FNSBKG405||Establish and maintain a payroll system|
|FNSBKG404||Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks|
|FNSBKG401||Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|FNSACC302||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers|
|FNSACC405||Maintain inventory records|
|FNSACC406||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
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Is what I already know taken into account?
Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.
What else might I find useful?
Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at https://www.cqu.edu.au/student-life/new-students.
To ensure a place in this course an enrolment form must be completed and full payment received. Enrolments can be made over the phone with a credit card, in person or via mail. Fees may be paid by credit card, cash, EFTPOS, cheque or money order.
As this is an online course, students will need access to a computer with good internet capacity. Students will also need to have access to a computer with the latest version of Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office with Access and MYOB AccountRight student edition V19.10.
Textbooks are an optional resource for this course as course materials are available online. If students would like to purchase and use optional textbooks, the teacher will supply the textbook details after enrolment.