Did you know that Taxation Accountants have a median weekly income of $1,660 before tax? The Australian Government’s Job Outlook portal predicts that the industry will have moderate future growth. You can choose to be your own boss or work as part of a team in a variety of industries, including private business, government, consulting, and non-for-profits. By completing this high-level course, you’ll have financially-rewarding and sustainable career prospects for the future.
Potential job opportunities include Registered BAS agent, Licensed bookkeeper, Licensed tax agent, Senior financial clerk, Office manager, Accounts payable or accounts receivable officer, Financial accountant, Management accountant, Taxation accountant, Accounts receivable officer, Payroll officer. 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.
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
Advanced Diploma of Accounting
This course covers knowledge and skills in accounting, tax, finance, statistics, marketing and law as they apply to the accounting profession, as well as to the broader Australian business environment. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 3 core units and 11 elective units.
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.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2019 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings