Accounting and Bookkeeping

About the Course

This qualification reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contract bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes preparing and lodging business and instalment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to 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.
Licensing/Regulatory Information

Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Financial Services Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

Persons providing a business activity statement (BAS) service for a fee or other reward must be registered by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) and this qualification is currently cited as meeting the TPB education requirements for registration. Other conditions apply, including a designated period of experience. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Certificate IV
National Code FNS40217
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Career Opportunities

Accounts clerk

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: FNS40217-01V01-18WCN-040

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: FNS40217-01V01-19WCN-005

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

In addition to the online Moodle, workshops are held once per month with each workshop focusing on a particular unit from the course. The workshops are delivered face to face in Dubbo and available by VC to rural and remote students at their local TAFE college. The workshops run from 9.00am - 3.30pm. Workshops will be held on a Wednesday. Additional support for students is provided by email, telephone and Adobe Connect. You will need:
* Access to the internet
* 8GB USB thumb drive, pen, and notepad

Textbooks are required and available online as a student pack www.learnnowbiz.com/#westc4a

While there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are:
• the ability to work independently to complete research activities using the Moodle resource and textbooks, and
* to complete activities, practice exercises and assessments for the course

In addition workshops are held once per month with each workshop focusing on a particular unit from the course. The workshop are delivered face to face in Dubbo and available by VC to rural and remote students at their local TAFE College. The workshops run from 9.00am-4.00pm. Workshops will be held on 17/10/18, 7/11/18 (additional workshop dates to be advised for 2019)
Additional support for students is provided by email, telephone and Adobe Connect. Your teacher will provide study support online, over the phone or via email.This qualification reflects accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Web conferencing, Connected classroom and Workshops

Class attendance is Part time

This delivery mode is targeted to a blended mode of delivery, using a combination of the following methods. After enrolment all students are given access to the online Moodle resource and provided with an individual training plan.

Course length: 10 hours per week for 2 Years

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,310.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 13 1601

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TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

This delivery mode is targeted to a blended mode of delivery, using a combination of the following methods. Workshops are held once per month with each workshop focusing on a particular unit from the course. the workshops are delivered face to face in Dubbo and available by VC to rural and remote students at their local TAFE campus. Workshops will be held on a Wednesday and dates will be advised for 2019. Access to the online Moodle is also provided. Your teacher will provide additional support by phone or email.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Online, Web conferencing, Connected classroom and Workshops

Class attendance is Part time

The earliest start date for this course will be 4/2/19.

Course length: 18 hours per week for 1 Year

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,310.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

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