FNS50217 | Diploma of Accounting
CRICOS Code: 0100371
This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financialservices and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable andaccounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employeesperforming a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range ofindustries. Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of oftencomplex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety ofsources. They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their ownwork and provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.
Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may beused are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS FinancialServices Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or therelevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.
This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax PractitionerBoard (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law, whichare relevant for registration as a tax agent. Persons seeking registration withthe TPB should check current registration requirements with the TPB, asregistration requirements are reviewed regularly.
Location (Theory& Practical)
72-92 Lanford Street, North Melbourne VIC -3051
Delivery and Assessment mode
Face-to-face, combination of theory, practical and/or project assessments
Prerequisite /Entry requirements
- Completion of year 11 or equivalent. (Subject to the assessment and approval of Baxter Institute Admission team.)
- English requirements: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL PB 534-537, TOEFL IBT 73-75, PTE Academic 50, CAE & CPE (from 2015) 169
- Applicants must be 18 years of age and above
- Successful completion of Pre-training review (PTR)
- LLN Level 4
- Completion of the FNSSS00014 Accounting
- Principles Skill Set; OR Completion of FNS40615
- Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent; OR Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.
Work based training/Work placement
Possible pathways for further study
FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting
Possible occupational outcomes
Accounts Payable Team Leader, Accounts Receivable Team Leader, Payroll Team Leader/ Manager, Collections Supervisor
Fees & Charges
Please refer to our website www.baxter.vic.edu.au for updated information.
Units of Competency
|Provide financial and business performance information
|Prepare tax documentation for individuals1
|Manage budgets and forecasts
|Prepare financial reports for corporate entities*
|Implement and maintain internal control procedures
|Provide management accounting information
|Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirements
|Lead effective workplace relationships
|Establish and maintain accounting information systems
|Prepare financial reports
|Process financial transactions and extract interim reports