Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Course Code
:
FNS30315
Department
:
CENTRE FOR BUSINESS
Study Area(s)
:
Business and Clerical, Business and Management
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(6 months)

Start Date(s): 23 July 2018
End Date(s): December 2018
Days and Time: Please call 13 TAFE for details.

Course Overview

Behind every great business is a well organised accounts administrator.  If you have a flair for organisation and are a great communicator, a career in accounts administration might be right for you. 

Opportunities in accounts administration exist in almost every industry, from corporate and not-for-profit organisations, through to small and medium businesses.

Completing a training course in accounts administration may give you a distinct advantage when you’re applying for job in the field. Develop your business skills and improve your job prospects in the accounts administration with the Certificate III in Accounts Administration.

The course is designed for those looking to work in accounts payable/receivable, assist with the processing of payroll, maintain a general ledger or provide customer service support.

Delivered in conjunction with the Certificate III in Business (BSB30115), this dual qualification assists students in developing specialist skills necessary when working in an office environment with the additional skill set required to manage some aspects of accounting and bookkeeping within the business.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBITU306Design And Produce Business Documents80
BSBWHS201Contribute To Health And Safety Of Self And Others20
BSBWRT301Write Simple Documents30
FNSACC301Process financial transactions and extract interim reports60
FNSACC302Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers40
FNSACC303Perform financial calculations30
FNSINC301Work effectively in the financial services industry30

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBCUS301Deliver And Monitor A Service To Customers35
BSBITU304Produce Spreadsheets35
BSBITU309Produce Desktop Published Documents50
BSBWOR301Organise personal work priorities and development30

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2018 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
 
Concession
Average annual course fee#
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Full Fee
Average annual course fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$1320.88
$264
$4400
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *

$119.516666666667


Average consumable
fees per annum*
$0


# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2018 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2018: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
440 418 $3.16 $0.63 $10.53

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2018. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in accounts payable/receivable, payroll processing or a customer service role in the financial services industry.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain the necessary accounting skills and knowledge suitable for entry level positions within the financial services industry.

What qualifications will I receive?

The Certificate III in Accounts Administration is delivered in conjunction with the Certificate III in Business. Upon completion, students will receive a dual qualification encompassing both courses.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to higher level of studies in both accounting and bookkeeping.