Finance
Qualifications

FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

What is this qualification?

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.

Job Opportunities

Job roles that may be available to you after successful completion of the course include:

  • Bookkeeper
  • BAS Agent
  • Finance Sector Team Leader
  • Financial Markets Administrative Officer
  • Accounting Support Officer

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Satisfactorily complete a pre-training review interview to determine student’s suitability for the chosen course. Students must also have access to a computer and internet in order to successfully complete assessments and read information per unit of competency.

You will need:

  • Desktop, laptop or tablet
  • Microsoft Office or equivalent
  • Broadband internet connection
  • A web camera and a speaker
  • Access to software to view online videos and images, such as Adobe Reader, Windows Media Player, Windows Photo Viewer, which are available as a download from the internet.
This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.
This qualification has pathways for further study in:

  • FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting
Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

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

At Australian Academy we work with individuals and companies to offer a range of flexible delivery options. Delivered direct to you through our online learning system, via workbooks, in workshops or in a classroom this course is nationally recognised and fully supported by a dedicated trainer.

Our workplace training programs are dedicated to finding the best opportunities for employers and staff including access to available funding options and maintaining flexible delivery options. Delivered in the workplace, either by self-paced with regular trainer visits, online with trainer support, classroom or workshops. Our workplace programs will result in practical skills and knowledge that are immediately transferable to the workplace. A streamlined RPL assessment process is available for those who are seeking recognition of existing skills, knowledge and experience.

Many of our students already have a high level of skills, knowledge and expertise that can be recognised through a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. Students seeking recognition can apply for RPL on enrolment into a qualification or throughout the duration of their study.
If you have completed previous study that is the same industry as your intended qualification, you may be able to apply for a credit transfer. A copy of the original transcript must be provided when applying for a credit transfer.
To be assessed as competent, learners need to provide satisfactory evidence to all the assessment requirements relating to their knowledge and skills relevant to the unit of competence. Assessment methods may include:

  • Written activities
  • Case studies
  • Projects
  • Role plays / observations
We have the ability to deliver this course Australia wide.

Course Outline

Total number of units = 13

  • 6 core units
  • 7 elective

BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
FNSBKG401 Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities
FNSBKG404 Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks*
FNSBKG405 Establish and maintain a payroll system*
FNSINC401 Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
FNSBKG402 Establish and maintain a cash accounting system
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC302 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents
FNSACC405 Maintain inventory records

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Australia Wide

This course can be completed anywhere in Australia

Self Paced Delivery

This course can be completed in your own time

Industry Partner

We have industry partnerships and a large reach across Australia

Course Code

FNS40215