FNS40615 Certificate IV Accounting

Certificate IV Accounting Brisbane

This course offers the following units as part of the Certificate IV Accounting:

  • BSBFIA401 Prepare Financial Reports
  • BSBITU306 Design and Produce Business Documents
  • FNSACC302 Administer Subsidiary Accounts and Ledgers
  • FNSACC301 Process Financial Transactions and Extract Interim Reports
  • FNSACC402 Prepare Operational Budgets
  • FNSACC404 Prepare Financial Statements for Non Reporting Entities
  • FNSACC406 Set Up and Operate a Computerised Accounting System
  • FNSBKG404 Carry Out Business Activity and Instalment Activity Statement Tasks (units from BAS agent registration skill set)
  • FNSBKG405 Establish and maintain a payroll system (units from BAS agent registration skill set)
  • FNSINC401 Apply Principles of Professional Practice to Work in the Financial Services Industry
  • FNSACC403 Make a Decision in a Legal Context
  • BSBRES401 Analyse and Present Research Information
  • BSBWOR501 Manage Personal Work Priorities and Professional Development

This course is perfect for those wanting to work in the Finance sector. You could also be currently be working in this sector and wanting to upskill. Successful completion of this course can aide in the entry into more advanced courses in Finance, or for those wanting to study further in Accounting or Financial Services. This course would also be applicable to those wanting to get back in the work force in this industry sector.

You could potentially gain employment in the following areas upon successful completion of this course:

  • Accounts Clerk
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Office Administration Assistant
  • Project Officer
  • Administrator
  • Administration Assistant working with BAS Agent
  • General Accounts Assistant
  • Payroll Officer


To do this course, you will need access to a computer and the internet and have basic computing skills.
There are no pre-requisite qualifications required to gain entry into this course, however there can be preferred pathways for students considering this qualification and can include:

  • After achieving the FNS30310 – Certificate III in Accounts Administration
  • Other relevant qualification
  • With some vocational experience assisting in a range of environments providing administrative or operational support to individuals and/or teams but without a formal qualification in Finance.


This course is offered both on-line and on campus.


Studying online is a convenient, effective and affordable way to learn when and where you want.  Perfect for stay at home parents, full time employees or anyone wanting to study at a pace and time that suits you. Complete the Certificate IV in Accounting online at your own pace and your own leisure whilst still having access to the Training and Assessment team for support to keep you on track and help you through the modules.

There is no minimum time limit to complete the course. You choose the pace of study to suit your personal situation.


Our Certificate IV in Accounting classroom courses in Brisbane offers comprehensive hands on instructions and personal interaction with the trainer. Our Certificate IV in Accounting classroom courses are conveniently run on a part time basis starting at various times throughout the year. Refreshments are provided. To complete the course you will be required to complete additional studies outside of the classroom sessions making it a mix of classroom and online study.


Students who enrol prior to commencement of classroom sessions are given access to all the course materials immediately. Your official course date commences day 1 of your classroom course, giving you additional time to start your course units to give you a head start!