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FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

<p><b>We are now taking applications for 2019. This course may be fully subsidised for eligible students under the Smart and Skilled Program. </b></p><p><i>If you are not eligible for a fully funded

Self paced

300 maximum days to complete
2019-03-27 2019-03-27

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We are now taking applications for 2019. This course may be fully subsidised for eligible students under the Smart and Skilled Program.

If you are not eligible for a fully funded placement, the class fee is $1,980 for First Qualification price, $2,310 for Second Qualification price or $240 for Concession price

Become a qualified bookkeeper with the newly released FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping! Whether you are considering this course to start your own business, improve your existing job role or simply round out your skill set, this course is the pathway to achieving your goals.

The new FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping is a nationally recognised qualification that’s ideal for individuals wanting careers within the accounting and bookkeeping industry sectors, working as a BAS agent (Business Activity Statement) or providing bookkeeping services in a range of industry sectors.

This course has been specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to work and communicate effectively in any office environment and is the ideal course to boost your career in the financial industry.

Take the plunge and enrol with Central Coast Community College today!

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government for eligible students.

Who Is This Course For

This course is for students looking to extend their knowledge of accounts and bookkeeping, either for their own business or current role in the industry.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand bookkeeping terminology
  • Learn how to complete payroll activities and how to set up and maintain accounting software
  • Differentiate between the different types of assets, liabilities and equity
  • Know how to complete a business income and expenses cash book
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Generate financial reports
  • Complete a BAS worksheet and finalise a BAS

Study Pathways

Students who graduate from this course may continue their studies by enrolling in the FNS50215 a Diploma of Accounting.

Career Opportunities

Students wishing to undertake this course may consider the following work roles:

  • Accounts Payable Officer
  • Accounts Receivable Officer
  • Payroll Officer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Credit Controller

Delivery Mode

Blended delivery including online at-home study, work-based learning and weekly face-to-face class-based workshops.

Funding Eligibility

This course is being offered under the Smart and Skilled Program. This funding has been designed to help people in NSW get the skills they need to find a job and advance their careers. To determine your eligibility for the Smart and Skilled Program click here.

Entry Requirements

This course is for students who have at least 12 months experience in the finance industry. Students must have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent), turned 16 and have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.
Click here for more information about the enrolment process.

Prior to being accepted into this course as a Smart and Skilled student, you will need to contact the College to ask for a finalised eligibility entitlement quotation and will need to attend an onsite interview with our Bookkeeping trainer. From here you will be provided with a Smart and Skilled enrolment pack, all the forms must be filled out and brought into the College for administration review. Please note that enquiring about the Smart and Skilled subsidy does not guarantee you a position within this course.

What to Bring To your interview

Proof of identity, Medicare card, evidence of Centerlink Benefit (if applicable) and any previous study where credit transfer/RPL can be used for this course.

Access required for training

There will be a online component to this course which will need access to a home computer/device and internetin order to complete assignments at home.

Units of competency

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping FNS40217.
  • FNSACC411 Process business tax requirements
  • FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
  • BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
  • FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
  • FNSACC413 Make decisions in a legal context
  • FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
  • BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • FNSACC414 Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities
  • FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems
  • FNSACC412 Prepare operational budgets
  • FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
  • BSBSMB412 Introduce cloud computing into business operations
  • FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers