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.
The Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215) will equip students with the practical skills and formalised training to secure employment in business executive and financial roles.
The online course, which is fully recognised by the Association of Accounting Technicians Australia, will train students in using and maintaining complex accounting systems and information, alongside practical skills such as preparing and managing financial reports and records for internal and external purposes.
The diploma is ideal for a range of individuals from business owners and professionals who currently find themselves performing basic accounting duties; to individuals seeking to upskill and transition into a role in accounting.
To be eligible for this course you must:
Have completed Yr 12 or equivalent; OR
Completed units from the Certificate IV in Accounting in the Financial Services Training Package FNS10; OR
Have completed School Certificate or equivalent and completed core units from the Certificate IV in Accounting in the Financial Services Training Package FNS04
Areas of study
In this accounting course, the units of competency you may study include:
FNSACC301 - Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
BSBFIA401 - Prepare financial reports
FNSACC501 - Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC506 - Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSACC503 - Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC507 - Provide management accounting information
FNSACC504 - Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC502 - Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSINC602 - Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
FNSACC505 - Establish and maintain accounting information systems
FNSINC601 - Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215) from Open Colleges.
Effective accounting is essential to the smooth operation of every business. Accounting skills and qualifications are highly sought-after. In this Open Colleges online accounting course you will be provided with in-depth knowledge of accounting systems and processes as well as insight into successfully managing a business. This will give you an understanding of how to apply your skills to the financial services industry in a productive and effective manner.
RTO 90796 Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.
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