Certificate IV in Bookkeeping


This qualification is part of the Financial Services Training Package. It is designed to reflect the job roles of contract bookkeepers and employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes the preparation and lodgement of business and instalment activity statement tasks and the provision of advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to the 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.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


13 units: 6 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Prepare financial reports; Design and produce business documents; Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities; Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks; Establish and maintain a payroll system; Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry. Electives: Establish and maintain a cash accounting system; Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers; Set up and operate a computerised accounting system; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Northern Sydney - Northern Beaches No info No Part time
North Coast - Grafton No info No
Sydney - Petersham No info No
Western Sydney - Nepean No info No Part time
Riverina - Narrandera No info No
Illawarra - Moss Vale No info No
Northern Sydney - Northern Beaches No info No Full time
North Coast - Coffs Harbour No info No
Sydney - Randwick No info No
Western Sydney - Nepean No info No Full time 1 year
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No info No
Illawarra - Goulburn No info No
Northern Sydney - Meadowbank No info No
North Coast - Taree No info No
Hunter - Glendale No info No
Western - Dubbo No info No
Riverina - Tumut No info No
Illawarra - Yass No info No
South Western Sydney - Bankstown No info No
North Coast - Port Macquarie No info No
Hunter - Maitland No info No
Western - Orange No info No Online
Riverina - Albury No info No
Hunter - Ourimbah No info No
Sydney - St George No info No
North Coast - Great Lakes No info No Part time
Hunter - Belmont No info No
Riverina - West Wyalong No info No
Riverina - Deniliqui No info No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No info No
Sydney - Gymea No info No
New England - Narrabri No info No
South Western Sydney - Granville No info No
Riverina - Cootamundra No info No
Illawarra - Cooma No info No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No info No Online
Sydney - Loftus No info No
New England - Tamworth No info No
Western Sydney - Baulkham Hills No info No
Riverina - Griffith No info No
Riverina - Young No info No
Northern Sydney - St Leonards No info No
North Coast - Lismore No info No
Sydney - Ultimo No info No
Western Sydney - Blacktown No info No Part time
Riverina - Leeton No info No
Illawarra - Wollongong No info No

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