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Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

FNS40215

Shepparton

This certificate is the entry level qualification for a career in bookkeeping and explores a range of financial tasks including payroll, BAS and accounting systems.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Bookkeeping with gotafe

  • $3,090*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Shepparton

    • January 1, 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • $4,350*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Shepparton

    • January 1, 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

*Verified June 23, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Certificate III or higher, Language literacy and numeracy, Basic computer skills

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
5 days

Course Overview

Learn everything you need to run a thriving bookkeeping practice.

The Certificate IV in Bookkeeping is designed for those wishing to build their knowledge and skills to seek employment in or become more effective contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

Participants who successfully complete this qualification may be eligible to register with the Tax Practitioner’s Board to provide a Business Activity Statement (BAS) service.

  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Bookkeeper

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Bookkeeping with gotafe, 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

6 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Prepare financial reports
    BSBFIA401

  • Design and produce business documents
    BSBITU306

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities
    FNSBKG401

  • 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

7 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Make a presentation
    BSBCMM401

  • Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
    BSBCUS401

  • Implement customer service standards
    BSBCUS403

  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets
    BSBITU402

  • Introduce cloud computing into business operations
    BSBSMB412

  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    BSBWHS201

  • Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
    FNSACC301

  • Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
    FNSACC302

  • Process business tax requirements
    FNSACC401

  • Prepare operational budgets
    FNSACC402

  • Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities
    FNSACC404

  • Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
    FNSACC406

  • Manage budgets and forecasts
    FNSACC503

  • Establish and maintain a cash accounting system
    FNSBKG402

  • Establish and maintain an accrual accounting system
    FNSBKG403

Course Provider

GOTAFE offers real world learning experiences, flexible hands-on training and a wide range of accredited courses across regional Victoria.

The largest tertiary education provider in Northern Victoria, they offer over 250 courses to almost 20,000 enrolled students.

The strength of GOTAFE lies in their experienced, skilled and innovative staff who provide training and skills development to students, industry clients and the wider community through innovative, customised and quality assured training programs.

Registered
1996
Courses
304
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions