FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Award Course
Cricos Code 099418M


This qualification reflects accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions and international students wanting to study in Australia, who have completed an IELTS test with a score equal to or greater than 5.5. This IELTS test must have been taken no more than two years before submission of enrolment application. This course is relevant to: Bookkeepers wanting formal qualifications, accounting support roles, mature age students wanting to work in the financial services industry or school leavers.


This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work in various roles in different industries, from farming to retail to engineering to government and everything in between are required to keep financial records by law. This makes the scope of employment very broad for those who have accounting studies behind them. Job roles could include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll officer, Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeper, BAS Agent.


Diploma of Accounting, Advanced Diploma of Accounting.

Information for International Students

Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies.
This course incorporates practical instruction in the Institute’s Business Incubator Centre.
Students are provided with text books which are included in the tuition fee. 

Duration 26 weeks
English Proficiency IELTS 5.5 or equivalent test score, or successful completion of Upper Intermediate ELICOS at Sunraysia Institute of TAFE.
Fees per Semester (AUD) $7,000
Total Fees (AUD) $7,000
Course Start Dates February, July
Academic Requirements Successful completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 high school studies.
* Duration of a course includes periods for orientation and enrolment, teaching, assessment, structured learning support, study breaks and public holidays.
* Fees are subject to change.