FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Course Information: This qualification reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contract bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes preparing and lodging business and instalment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to 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. Licensing/Regulatory Information Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Financial Services Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements. Persons providing a business activity statement (BAS) service for a fee or other reward must be registered by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) and this qualification is currently cited as meeting the TPB education requirements for registration. Other conditions apply, including a designated period of experience. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly.
Nominal Hours: 365
Part Time Duration: 24 months
Full Time Duration: 12 months
Minimum Units: 13
Select Stream:

Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBFIA401Prepare financial reports
FNSACC311Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC312Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
FNSACC408Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
FNSACC416Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
FNSTPB401Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
FNSTPB402Establish and maintain payroll systems

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