Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeFNS40215
TAFE SA CodeTP00723
Example Career ProfileBookkeeperBookkeeper
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Course Admission Requirements

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    How to Apply

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    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    This qualification is designed to reflect the job roles of contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate IV in Bookkeeping (FNS40215)
    Specialist knowledge and skills to perform organisational bookkeeping tasks across a wide range of industries is the focus of this qualification. Persons providing a Business Activity Statement (BAS) service in Australia must be registered with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). This qualification is designed to meet the TPB educational requirements for registration for persons providing a BAS service and the provision of advice and/or dealing with the commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements, or to work as a contract bookkeeper. A module-based holistic delivery approach with online delivery and assessment makes this program accessible to anyone seeking personal bookkeeping skills, BAS agent registration, or a career in accounting or bookkeeping. 6 core units plus 7 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total TAFE SA course cost$3,472 - $3,844

    Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees. Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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