BAS Agent Registration - Establish and Maintain a Payroll System

Duration8 weeks
Pre-requisitesRelevant work experience in bookkeeping services
The completion of three units of competency including: Process business requirements and MYOB
Accredited UnitsEstablish and Maintain Payroll System (FNSBKG405A)


TAFE SA offer the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) approved course in Establish and maintain a payroll system (FNSBKG405) which meet the education requirements set out by the TPB for those requiring board approved courses for BAS Agent registration and renewal.

If you have prior qualifications in GST/BAS taxation principles, you may not need to complete these courses. To discuss with a lecturer about selecting the correct course for you, please send an email to before enrolment.

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge required to record and prepare payroll documentation, respond to enquiries and process accurate payroll data for manual and computerised systems.

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You will be given 8 weeks to complete this course. If you study 4-6 hours per week, we estimate that you will be able to complete the course in this time frame. However as this online course is self-paced, if you prefer you are able to complete it in a shorter time frame.
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No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA. International students on a Student visa (subclass 500) are not eligible to undertake short courses.

Skills Covered

BAS Agent Registration - Establish and Maintain a Payroll System
- The following topics are covered in this course:
- Payroll system and legislation
- Superannuation obligations
- Payment summaries and payroll calculations
- Manual payroll and accounting for salaries and wages
- Setting up the MYOB payroll command centre
- Processing personal leave
- Holiday pay and leave loading
- Payroll tax
- Liabilities
- End of year procedures and reconciling payroll
- Salary sacrifice
- Timesheets
- Calculating a termination payment