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Develop operational accounting and bookkeeping skills that will be highly valued in the business world.

You’ll have hands on learning experiences within both manual and computerised accounting, utilising both Xero and MYOB. Learn the essential skills and knowledge of accounts receivable; accounts payable; general ledger; tax; payroll; the preparation of BAS/IAS and other financial statements.

We are committed to providing you with an education that strongly aligns to the professional practice. Industry specialists teach modules and provide you with an industry perspective on topics and work-simulated scenarios.

Upon successful completion of the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping FNS40222, you’ll meet the educational requirements for registration as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) agent within Australia, once the required work experience has been completed.


Chisholm Online (COL): 18 months. Recommended 10-15 hours of study per week.
On campus face to face part time students 12 months.

Berwick: Face to Face classes
Full time: Monday to Thursday 9 am – 4 pm
Part time: Tuesday and Friday 9 am – 4 pm

Dandenong: Face to Face classes
Full time: Monday to Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 4 pm

Zoom classes
Full time: Monday to Thursday: 9 am – 4 pm

Frankston: Face to Face classes starting 30 September
Part time: Tuesday and Thursday: 9am - 4pm.

Course code
Delivery location
Berwick, Dandenong, Frankston, Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 6 months. Part Time, 18 months.
Start dates
15 Jul Berwick, Dandenong (Zoom), Online, 1 October Frankston (Face to Face)

Please note: Students may be required to undertake an assessment of their literacy and numeracy as part of their application process.

Nationally Recognised Training logoChisholm is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and provides Nationally Recognised Training (NRT). This means you can be assured that our training will provide you with a qualification that is recognised and respected across Australia.

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.