FNS40222 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

The FNS40222 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping is your gateway to understanding the dynamic world of finance and accounts. This nationally recognised course is meticulously designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of both accounting and bookkeeping.
Course Provider
Open Colleges
(RTO 22557)
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Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification

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Get a free 12-month membership to both the Australian Bookkeepers Network (ABN) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

Course Overview

Start Date
Start anytime.
Duration
Study for a minimum of 13 hours per week to complete modules in 24 months.
Delivery
100% online, but may include work placement, which will be completed in addition to your weekly study blocks.
Career Outcomes
  • Accounts administration 
  • Accounts Clerk 
  • Accounts Payable Officer 
  • Accounts Receivable Officer 
  • Bookkeeper 
  • Debtors Clerk 
  • Payroll Officer
Course Modules
  1. FNSACC418 Work Effectively In The Accounting And Bookkeeping Industry
  2. BSBTEC301 Design And Produce Business Documents
  3. BSBTEC302 Design And Produce Spreadsheets
  4. FNSACC321 Process Financial Transactions And Extract Interim Reports
  5. FNSACC322 Administer Subsidiary Accounts And Ledgers
  6. FNSACC421 Prepare Financial Reports
  7. FNSACC414 Prepare Financial Statements For Non-Reporting Entities
  8. FNSACC426 Set Up And Operate A Computerised Accounting System
  9. FNSTPB412 Establish And Maintain Payroll Systems
  10. FNSTPB411 Complete Business Activity And Instalment Activity Statements
  11. FNSACC412 Prepare Operational Budgets
  12. BSBOPS404 Implement Customer Service Strategies
  13. BSBESB401 Research And Develop Business Plans
Course Fees Include
  • No exams, ever. Instead, assessments range from open books, multiple choice quizzes, portfolios, videos and written assessments.
  • Study anywhere and anytime you want with 24/7 course access.
  • Courses are curated to maintain engagement across video, written content, assignments & audio.
  • When you enrol in this course, you will get a free 12-month membership to both the Australian Bookkeepers Network (ABN) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).
  • This course is a nationally recognised Australian qualification.
Institute

Open Colleges (OC) | RTO #90796

Payment Options
  • Pay upfront and receive big savings on your enrolment.
  • Pay as you go and then get started today and pay off while you study.
  • Unlock our exclusive monthly promotion for this course and study for less. Enquire now!
Course Entry Requirements

This course does not require specific formal education qualifications. However, you must be a minimum of 18 years old to enrol. Please note that this course is not open to student visa holders. For personalised assistance and more information, please enquire now.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

The course provider values the diverse skills and expertise you may have gained from various sources. These experiences can be acknowledged through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. For a more comprehensive understanding of the RPL procedure or to discuss your RPL options, please enquire now.

Introduction

The nationally recognised FNS40222 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping is designed to provide a strong range of accounting skills to start your own business or register as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) Agent.

Is this course for you?

Individuals currently in non-bookkeeping/accounting roles who are intending to transition their career into bookkeeping or entry level accounting roles and/or registering as a BAS Agent and have less than 2 years of experience in Accounting and Bookkeeping roles.

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation. You may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and complete your studies faster. Please note - limitations do apply.

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation. You may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and complete your studies faster. Please note - limitations do apply.

What is OpenSpace?

It’s important to us that we deliver a superior, online learning platform that meets our students’ needs. That’s why we have upgraded to our brand new, custom-designed learning platform, OpenSpace.

OpenSpace provides you with a user-friendly interface, that is mobile responsive. This means that you can complete your coursework using your laptop, iPad, or mobile device. All coursework is automatically saved, providing you with the flexibility you need to complete your studies anywhere, anytime.

How to get support?

Learning Support

The learning support team will be with you every step of the way, from enrolment to graduation. They’re here to help you get the most out of your online course. They can assist by providing non-academic support - like helping you craft an achievable study plan so that you can graduate in a realistic timeframe. If you’re finding it tough to stay motivated throughout your course, they’ll be there to help keep you on track.

Student support

The Student Support team is your one-stop service centre for all student administrative issues – including enrolment, change of contact details, OpenSpace support, assessment results and certification.

You can access the Student Support team by email or phone.

Industry Overview

The number of available jobs in bookkeeping over the next five years (2021-2026) is expected to decline by 5.6%. However, this sector has a very large occupation (94,400 in 2021) suggesting that jobs within this sector will be available in most regions.

Source: https://labourmarketinsights.gov.au/

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Open Colleges

1300 848 451
qc@opencolleges.edu.au
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