Course Name: Diploma of Accounting
Provider: Mentor Education
Delivery Method: In-class, Online
Mentor Education's nationally recognised Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215) is an educational qualification requirement as determined in Tax Agent Services Regulations 2009, which sets the professional qualifications and experience required to become an accountant, registered tax agent, registered BAS agent and tax (financial) adviser.
Employers are increasingly looking for candidates who are equipped to meet the challenges of being a successful accountant, tax and BAS agent and graduate at the leading edge of their field.
This course is ideal for those new to the accounting industry or who will be transferring to a position in the future in which they will be providing BAS, GST and/or accounting services.
Mentor Education's Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215) is trusted by one of the leading professional bodies in accounting representing the interests of more than 26,000 members.
Mentor Education’s Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215) is suitable for professionals currently in industry in a bookkeeping or accounting role, looking to validate their existing skills and knowledge with a formal qualification. It is also suitable for those seeking to enter the industry in an accounting role in the future.
This is an open entry course with no pre-requisite qualifications.
In order for you to successfully complete this qualification, it is strongly recommended that students have a strong grasp of computer/technical skills, MYOB installed on their computer, Microsoft Excel installed on their computer, access to a reliable high quality internet connection and literacy/numeracy skills.
Versions of MYOB are available for both Windows-based computers and Mac-based computers, however - it is recommended that students have access to a Windows-based computer and Microsoft Excel, making it easier to follow the Windows-based examples and instructions.
It is expected that students will spend 570 hours in learning and related activities if completing on a full-time basis over 6 months students who have extensive industry experience will be expected to complete it in a shorter period).
DA 1 - Accounting Systems
DA 2 - Individual Tax Returns & Business Performance
DA 3 - Budgets, Forecasts & Corporate Reporting
DA 4 - Control Procedures & Management Accounting
* Units included in the Tax Practitioners Board approved course in Australian taxation law