Certificate III in Accounts Administration

National ID: FNS30317
State ID: BDQ0
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

When you complete the Certificate III in Accounts Administration you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in accounts payable and receivable, as a cashier, payroll officer or accounts clerk. You will gain skills and knowledge in financial transactions, accounts and ledgers, workplace health and safety, financial reports, and payroll. With industry and government forecasting a modest growth for accounts clerks in coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.

VET Student Loans

This course IS NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

When you complete the Certificate III in Accounts Administration you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in accounts payable and receivable, as a cashier, payroll officer or accounts clerk. You will gain skills and knowledge in financial transactions, accounts and ledgers, workplace health and safety, financial reports, and payroll. With industry and government forecasting a modest growth for accounts clerks in coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.

VET Student Loans

This course IS NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

An excellent qualification to launch your highly successful and rewarding career

This qualification will introduce you to a career in accounting. You'll gain essential accounting skills and terminology to help you manage finances for an organisation.

It is suitable for you whether you have just completed school, or you are contemplating a career change or even re-entering the workforce.

Keen to get going on your studies? You can start your studies online.

Gain these skills
  • Recording and creating summaries of an organisation's financial transactions
  • Processing journal entries
  • Completing payroll and bank receipts
  • Preparing, processing and maintaining financial records
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Comfortable working with numbers and financial concepts
  • Good problem solving
  • Good analytical skills
  • Enjoy working with others

Have an eye for figures, can think on your feet, and enjoy working with others, then this is an excellent qualification to launch you towards a highly successful and rewarding career.

Please note part-time study classes are run during the day only.

UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Work effectively in the financial services industryFNSINC301AUR92
Process financial transactions and extract interim reportsFNSACC311BBH91
Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgersFNSACC312BBH86
Design and produce business documents
BSBITU306AUJ88
Write simple documentsBSBWRT301AUI96
Conduct business activities using a computerised accounting systemFNSACC304BBI03
Perform financial calculationsFNSACC313BBI01

Elective Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Introduce cloud computing into business operationsBSBSMB412AUH29
Set up and operate a computerised accounting systemFNSACC416BBH68
Process payrollBSBFIA302AUK24
Produce spreadsheetsBSBITU304AUL91

Course description

An excellent qualification to launch your highly successful and rewarding career

This qualification will introduce you to a career in accounting. You'll gain essential accounting skills and terminology to help you manage finances for an organisation.

It is suitable for you whether you have just completed school, or you are contemplating a career change or even re-entering the workforce.

Keen to get going on your studies? You can start your studies online.

Gain these skills
  • Recording and creating summaries of an organisation's financial transactions
  • Processing journal entries
  • Completing payroll and bank receipts
  • Preparing, processing and maintaining financial records
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Comfortable working with numbers and financial concepts
  • Good problem solving
  • Good analytical skills
  • Enjoy working with others

Have an eye for figures, can think on your feet, and enjoy working with others, then this is an excellent qualification to launch you towards a highly successful and rewarding career.

Please note part-time study classes are run during the day only.

UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Work effectively in the financial services industryFNSINC301AUR92
Process financial transactions and extract interim reportsFNSACC311BBH91
Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgersFNSACC312BBH86
Design and produce business documents
BSBITU306AUJ88
Write simple documentsBSBWRT301AUI96
Conduct business activities using a computerised accounting systemFNSACC304BBI03
Perform financial calculationsFNSACC313BBI01

Elective Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Introduce cloud computing into business operationsBSBSMB412AUH29
Set up and operate a computerised accounting systemFNSACC416BBH68
Process payrollBSBFIA302AUK24
Produce spreadsheetsBSBITU304AUL91

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification reflects the job roles of employees with functions that could include financial data entry, processing accounts and payrolls, providing customer service in financial transactions and producing reports. They apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in known situations under general supervision.

Course description

This qualification reflects the job roles of employees with functions that could include financial data entry, processing accounts and payrolls, providing customer service in financial transactions and producing reports. They apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in known situations under general supervision.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Are you looking to invest yourself in a rewarding accounts career?

This course has replaced FNS30315 - State ID AWA4.

When you complete the Certificate III in Accounts Administration you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in accounts payable and receivable, as a cashier, payroll officer or accounts clerk.

You will gain skills and knowledge in financial transactions, accounts and ledgers, workplace health and safety, financial reports, and payroll. You will have experience in using computerized accounting software including MYOB and XERO.

With industry and government forecasting a modest growth for accounts clerks in coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Full-time attendance is equivalent to three days a week.

This course runs for one semester which means you'll be job ready in no time. You may also want to consider further study to obtain the the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

Course description

Are you looking to invest yourself in a rewarding accounts career?

This course has replaced FNS30315 - State ID AWA4.

When you complete the Certificate III in Accounts Administration you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in accounts payable and receivable, as a cashier, payroll officer or accounts clerk.

You will gain skills and knowledge in financial transactions, accounts and ledgers, workplace health and safety, financial reports, and payroll. You will have experience in using computerized accounting software including MYOB and XERO.

With industry and government forecasting a modest growth for accounts clerks in coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Full-time attendance is equivalent to three days a week.

This course runs for one semester which means you'll be job ready in no time. You may also want to consider further study to obtain the the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification would suit candidates wishing to work towards becoming qualified for bookkeeping job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions.
Units studied include both MYOB and Payroll.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with you local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units

Unit NameUnit TypeNational IDUnit of Study
Design And Produce Business DocumentsCoreBSBITU306AUJ88
Write Simple DocumentsCoreBSBWRT301AUI96
Process Financial Transactions And Extract Interim ReportsCoreFNSACC311BBH91
Conduct Business Activities Using A Computerised Accounting SystemCoreFNSACC304BBI03
Administer Subsidiary Accounts And LedgersCoreFNSACC312BBH86
Perform Financial CalculationsCoreFNSACC313BBI01
Work Effectively In The Financial Services IndustryCoreFNSINC301AUR92
Prepare Financial ReportsElecBSBFIA401AUK70
Produce SpreadsheetsElecBSBITU304AUL91
Process PayrollElecBSBFIA302AUK24
Deliver And Monitor A Service To CustomersElecBSBCUS301AUM29

Course description

This qualification would suit candidates wishing to work towards becoming qualified for bookkeeping job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions.
Units studied include both MYOB and Payroll.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with you local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units

Unit NameUnit TypeNational IDUnit of Study
Design And Produce Business DocumentsCoreBSBITU306AUJ88
Write Simple DocumentsCoreBSBWRT301AUI96
Process Financial Transactions And Extract Interim ReportsCoreFNSACC311BBH91
Conduct Business Activities Using A Computerised Accounting SystemCoreFNSACC304BBI03
Administer Subsidiary Accounts And LedgersCoreFNSACC312BBH86
Perform Financial CalculationsCoreFNSACC313BBI01
Work Effectively In The Financial Services IndustryCoreFNSINC301AUR92
Prepare Financial ReportsElecBSBFIA401AUK70
Produce SpreadsheetsElecBSBITU304AUL91
Process PayrollElecBSBFIA302AUK24
Deliver And Monitor A Service To CustomersElecBSBCUS301AUM29

Campus locations

Course page link