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Certificate IV in Accounting

Course Description

Certificate IV

Course Overview

Whether you are considering this course to successfully land your first job in this exciting industry, start your own business, improve your existing job role or simply round out your skill set, our FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting is the pathway to achieving your goals.

Once finished, you’ll have a nationally recognised qualification that also meets the standards of the Tax Practitioner’s Board. You’ll be able to get to work straight away as a bookkeeper, BAS agent or assistant accountant, in an industry with excellent job prospects.

You have the choice to complete the course in whatever way suits you – 12 days of face-to-face workshops in convenient CBD locations in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, or online training which you can complete at your own pace, wherever you like. Enquire now to see how you can get started!

Job Outcomes

  • BAS Agent
  • Bookkeeper
  • Accountant
  • Assistant accountant
  • Accounts officer/clerk
  • Payroll officer/clerk


  • Nationally Recognised Training

Duration & study load

Most students complete this qualification in 12 months to 24 months. Your completion time frame depends on your previous education, work experience, time availability and work rate. Please note you are expected to complete at least 1 module every 6 months. We consistently receive feedback from our students telling us the course is very well structured and easy-to-follow.

Entry requirements

There are no prerequisites to enrol in the FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting, so it’s open to anyone!

Course features

Online Study (Self-Paced):

  • Easy-to-read course materials (including a posted Textbook & accompanying Workbook)
  • Choice of MYOB or Xero (Student Edition)
  • Videos and Webinars
  • Telephone Support from our Accredited Trainers
  • Support using Teamviewer and Skype from our Accredited Trainers
  • Email Support from our Accredited Trainers
  • Online Assessments
  • Online Student Forums

Workshops (Face-to-face):

Online Study Support PLUS

  • Workshop contact days: 12 days
  • Facilitated by expert industry qualified trainers

Recognition of prior learning

Monarch Institute recognises Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) which takes into account the knowledge and skills you have already gained through your previous education and work history, attributing this to your Certificate IV in Accounting. This may be through formal or informal training and can result in credits towards your qualification. More information about RPL is contained in Monarch’s Student Information Guide

About Monarch Institute

By submiting an enquiry on this Certificate IV in Accounting, you will receive a complimentary course consultation with Monarch Institute. This course is provided by Monarch Institute Pty Ltd. Monarch Institute Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO code: 22530).

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