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It all adds up to pursue a secure and rewarding accounting career

Do you want to build on your existing accounting skills and maximise your opportunities in the financial services industry? This nationally recognised course can help you gain the expertise you need.

With guidance from teachers who are industry experts, you will learn to manage budgets and forecasts, prepare financial reports, develop and use complex spreadsheets and to prepare tax information for individuals. Training modules will also focus on providing financial leadership and facilitating customer awareness of the Australian financial system.

Possible job outcomes include assistant accountant, bookkeeper or BAS agent.

Once you complete this Chisholm Online course, you’ll qualify to be accredited by the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).

Please note: This course will require you to download MYOB software which is not compatible with an Apple computer. You will also be required to complete a compulsory three hour invigilated exam to attain this qualification.

The course duration for part-time students will vary depending on the number of modules undertaken per study period and module availability.

Chisholm also offers this course on campus. Visit the Diploma of Accounting (FNS50217) page for more information.

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Course code
Delivery location
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Full Time, 15 months.
Start dates
24 January, 11 July

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.