Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217)


Course code: FNS40217
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.

56 Weeks (52 weeks classroom delivery + 4 weeks of holidays).

AUD $200 (non-refundable)
AUD $1,000
AUD $9,000


• For course packages or re-enrolment, the registration fee is payable only once.
• These fees are indicative and are subject to change at the time of enrolment.

Career Opportunities

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Accounts Officer
  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Bookkeeper

Pathways Information

Pathways into the qualification Candidates may enter the qualification through a number of entry points demonstrating potential to undertake vocational education and training at Certificate IV level, including FNS30317 Certificate III in Accounts Administration.

Pre-requisite Requirements

  18 years or over

  Basic computer skills

  Meet all Student Visa requirements, including:

  • Year 11-12 academic education (or equivalent)
  • IELTS 5.5 or English proficiency (or equivalent)


Modules shown are for the current academic year and are subject to change in the future.

Your choice of modules and projects available may, to some extent, be restricted by the schedule of lectures and the availability of staff. It may also vary according to the degree specialism chosen.

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