Certificate IV in Accounting

Certificate IV in Accounting

Course Code
:
FNS40615
Department
:
CENTRE FOR BUSINESS
Study Area(s)
:
Accounting and Financial Services
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(6 months)
Part-time day(1 year)

Start Date(s): 23/07/2018
End Date(s): 07/12/2018
Days and Time: 3 days per week

Course Overview

This course will provide you with the essential tools and knowledge to understand the various processes and procedures required in the accounting and financial service industry. It is designed for those who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of accounting, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory and taxation.

 

 

 

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Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBFIA401Prepare Financial Reports50
BSBITU306Design And Produce Business Documents80
FNSACC301Process financial transactions and extract interim reports60
FNSACC302Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers40
FNSACC401Process business tax requirements50
FNSACC402Prepare operational budgets40
FNSACC404Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities60
FNSACC405Maintain inventory records20
FNSACC406Set up and operate a computerised accounting system80
FNSBKG404Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks50
FNSBKG405Establish and maintain a payroll system30
FNSINC401Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry30
FNSTPB503Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law60

How will I be assessed?

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. 

Students will be advised about the assessment/s and the due date/s for submission. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.  This information is available to students via the student portal.

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
$1881.00
$376.2
$5956.5
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *

$31.35


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
660 627 $3.00 $0.60 $9.50

^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.

Can I apply?

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. You may also 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.)

Where and how can I study?

This course is offered at our Broadmeadows campus.

Six months - Full Time

What employment opportunities will I have?

The skills acquired from the Certificate IV in Accounting course are relevant for various roles within the accounting and financial service industry.

What qualifications will I receive?

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Accounting (FNS40615). As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised and a requirement for BAS agents.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to a Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215)

How do I apply?

How do I apply?

 

You can apply for this course by selecting the "apply here" tab above and completing the online application form or for further information call our Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course has a mid-year intake.

 

How will I be selected for this course?

 

All applicants will need to attend an information session where you will be required to do a basic literacy and numeracy test.  

You will also be interviewed by our teachers to assess your suitability for the course in addition to completing a pre-training review.

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants will need to attend an information session where you will be required to do a basic literacy and numeracy test.  

You will also be interviewed by our teachers to assess your suitability for the course in addition to completing a pre-training review.