Western Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

FNS40215

Blacktown, Nepean - Kingswood

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,980*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Blacktown

    • July 17, 2017

    • Part time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 19, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 19, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • $5,890*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Blacktown

    • July 17, 2017

    • Part time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 19, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 19, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

*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
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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

Course Overview

This qualification is designed to reflect the job roles of contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

It includes the preparation and lodgement of business and instalment activity statement tasks and the provision of advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to the 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.

  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Bookkeeper

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Bookkeeping with Western Sydney 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

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.

  • 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

  • Perform financial calculations
    FNSACC303

  • Process business tax requirements
    FNSACC401

  • Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
    FNSACC406

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
647
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions