FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting

Course Information: This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of industries. Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and provide guidance to others within defined guidelines. 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. This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law, which are relevant for registration as a tax agent. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly. Entry Requirements Completion of the FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set; OR Completion of FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent; OR Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.
Nominal Hours: 800
Part Time Duration: 24 months
Full Time Duration: 12 months
Minimum Units: 11
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Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBITU402Develop and use complex spreadsheets
FNSTPB506Apply taxation requirements when providing tax (financial) advice services
FNSTPB507Apply legal principles in commercial law when providing tax (financial) advice services
FNSACC511Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC512Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC601Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities
FNSACC513Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC514Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC516Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSACC517Provide management accounting information
FNSACC408Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
FNSTPB503Apply legal principles in consumer and contract law
FNSTPB504Apply legal principles in corporations and trusts law
FNSTPB505Apply legal principles in property law