FNS40217 – Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping 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.
Successfully completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.
Students must be 18 years old and above.
English requirement: Minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
|Core Unit Code||Core Unit Title|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|BSBSMB412*||Introduce cloud computing into business operations|
|FNSACC311||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|FNSACC312||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers|
|FNSACC408||Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry|
|FNSACC416||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|FNSTPB401**||Complete business activity and instalment activity statements|
|FNSTPB402**||Establish and maintain payroll systems|
|Elective Unit Code||Elective Unit Title|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|FNSACC405||Maintain inventory records|
|FNSACC313||Perform financial calculations|
|BSBWRT411||Write complex documents|
|Note: The above selected elective units are subject to change and may be substituted for any of the approved elective units from the training package, that meet with the packaging rules for this qualification as mentioned above.|
|Description of condition/licensing requirements||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
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.
Details of requirements can be accessed on the TPB website at: http://www.tpb.gov.au
* This is a core unit and has been superseded. As per ASQA's explanation for BSB training packages, where a superseded BSB unit is a core or elective unit within a qualification or accredited course from a different (non-BSB) training package, delivery of the superseded unit must continue until those training products have been updated. For more information, please visit: www.asqa.gov.au/news-events/news/bsb-training-package-v7-explained
** This unit required for FNSSS00004 BAS Agent Registration Skill Set.
Students MUST have the following IT equipment prior to enrolling with Reach and will require a suitable study space for self-study, assessment activities or to participate in online classes.
1. Hardware requirements:
2. Software Requirements:
3. Internet Requirements:
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Reach encourages students to acquire the following skills and knowledge related to operating and maintaining an efficient online study environment:
$200 (Handling Fee)
(No other charges or changes to Tuition Fees once paid)
VOCATIONAL PLACEMENT FEES
$500 – for each qualification in Community Services. Before commencing placement, students will be required to obtain mandatory documents at their own expense. Students will be notified of their placement via email, including when to obtain these documents, prior to commencing vocational placement.
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International students must have adequate health insurance while in Australia. It is a condition of your visa that you have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the full duration of your student visa. Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is insurance to assist international students meet the costs of medical and hospital care while in Australia.