Certificate III in Accounts Administration (FNS30315)

Qualification: Certificate III
Course Code: FNS30315
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced; complete within 12 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Develop the skills you need to take your accounting career to the next level with an online Certificate III in Accounts Administration (FNS30315) course from Foundation Education.

This course will equip you with the knowledge required to process accounts and payroll, and perform financial transactions. At the end of the course, you will also be able to complete financial documentation, including posting journals to ledgers, reconciling financial receipts and preparing interim reports.

If you enjoy working with numbers, thrive on deadlines and are a stickler for detail, this is the course for you!


In order to gain entry into this course, you must:

  • Have successfully completed Year 12; AND
  • Have access to a financial environment and a supervisor able to sign off on practical demonstration elements

Areas of study

In this accounting course, the subjects you may study include:

Core units

  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • BSBITU306 - Design and produce business documents
  • BSBWHS201 - Contribute to health and safety of self and others
  • FNSACC301 - Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
  • FNSACC302 - Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
  • FNSACC303 - Perform financial calculations
  • FNSINC301 - Work effectively in the financial services industry

Elective units

  • BSBWOR301 - Organise personal work priorities and development
  • BSBINM301 - Organise workplace information
  • BSBADM307 - Organise schedules
  • BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate III in Accounts Administration (FNS30315) from Foundation Education.

This certificate will give you the know-how to confidently process accounts and payroll, complete routine financial calculations and provide customer service in financial transactions.

Whether you want to get your foot in the door in an accounting capacity, or brush up on your knowledge of subsidiary accounts and ledgers, this course will make you an asset to any team!

Finance options

Foundation Education offers students exceptional flexibility when it comes to paying for course fees. Three instalment plans are available:

  • Upfront payment: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Rapid payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 4 months
  • Payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 8 months

Alternatively, you can pay the full course fee upfront via credit card.

RTO 22557
With over 14 years in the industry, Foundation Education endeavours to deliver flexible and personalised training solutions. A student satisfaction rate of over 80% and an industry leading graduation rate of 65%, combined with state-of-the-art technology, expert trainers and ongoing support, make Foundation Education one of Australia’s leading RTOs. Specialising in business services, health services, training and education and fitness and recreation courses, Foundation Education is the perfect choice for anyone looking for quality vocational training.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

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