The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217) will develop your expertise in accounting and bookkeeping, particularly as it pertains to preparing financial reports, preparing and lodging business and instalment activity statements, establishing payroll systems, and working effectively by using emotional intelligence and ethical awareness.
As part of completing a Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping through Ab², you will receive a free student membership to the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Australia.
The AAT is the longest standing bookkeeping association in Australia. An AAT membership provides a commitment to high standards and professionalism and provides members with important status and recognition about their skills and experience. We’re honoured to work closely with AAT to support the training, development and accreditation of accounting technicians and bookkeeping professionals.
These are the topics covered in the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping course:
The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping course consists of self-paced modules, delivered digitally through our Ab² learning portal.
A part-time study approach (10-15 hours a week) will take between six to 12 months to complete with up to 390 study hours depending on industry experience.
Any time after enrolment
There are no pre-requisites for this course, however once we receive your enrolment:
To successfully complete the course, sound computer skills are required and you will need access to:
Are you eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL)? We may be able to take into account prior knowledge and skills you’ve gained through previous learning, education and employment. To find out if you are eligible for RPL, email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our Student Experience Advisors will reach out to you.
The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping course is the perfect pathway to start a brilliant career as an accountant, bookkeeper, BAS agent, accounts assistant or payroll clerk, or for anyone planning to complete a Diploma of Accounting or Payroll.
This course also fulfils the education requirements to become a registered BAS agent.