Chisholm Institute

Certificate IV in Accounting

FNS40615

Bass Coast, Berwick, Dandenong, Frankston, Mornington Peninsula

This starter certificate provides an entry point into the world of accounting. It also delivers essential learning required to register as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) agent.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Accounting with Chisholm Institute

  • $2,489*

    + $255 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bass Coast

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Berwick

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Dandenong

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Frankston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Mornington Peninsula

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Bass Coast

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Berwick

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Dandenong

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Frankston

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Mornington Peninsula

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • $6,092*

    + $255 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bass Coast

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Berwick

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Dandenong

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Frankston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Mornington Peninsula

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Bass Coast

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Berwick

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Dandenong

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Frankston

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • Mornington Peninsula

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

    • Distance, In class

    Distance, In class Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months), Self paced

  • $13,280*

    + $620 fees

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Dandenong

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 12, Computer and internet access

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
Theory and practical work, simulated work
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Develop operational accounting and bookkeeping skills that will be highly valued in the business world

When you complete the Certificate IV in Accounting, you’ll be able to apply for registration as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) agent, once the required work experience has been completed.

You'll learn practical skills in areas such as manual and computerised accounts receivable; accounts payable and general ledger; tax and payroll; and the preparation of BAS and other financial statements.

  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Finance Sector Supervisor

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Accounting with Chisholm Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 13 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Prepare financial reports
    BSBFIA401

  • Design and produce business documents
    BSBITU306

  • Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
    FNSACC301

  • Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
    FNSACC302

  • Prepare operational budgets
    FNSACC402

  • Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities
    FNSACC404

  • Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
    FNSACC406

  • Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks
    FNSBKG404

  • Establish and maintain a payroll system
    FNSBKG405

  • Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry
    FNSINC401

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Produce spreadsheets
    BSBITU304

  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets
    BSBITU402

  • Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
    BSBLDR502

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
431
Provider Type
Government
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