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Certificate in Accounting

Manage your own accounts and earn a certificate to match your experience

Our certification will help you stand out in the job market with the practical skills to work in an accounts environment. Business owners will be able to put their skills to use and save on accounting fees. No prior experience necessary.

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Key benefits 

  • Gain an employer recognised qualification and add to your CV
  • The course content has been developed by highly certified chartered accountants in an easy to understand, digestible format.
  • Increase your competence and skills so you can manage business accounts and save money on accounting fees.
  • This course is accredited by the International Association of Accounting Professionals.
  • Try your hand at either the MYOB or Xero accounting software, your choice.
  • The Career Academy is a Xero Education Partner with Xero Learn – get up to six months access to Xero included with your course
  • Flexible online study – work at your own pace in your own time. We can work around you!
  • Get ahead of the job market – employers want applicants accounting qualifications

Course summary

Assessments: 13 modules / 13 assignments. Includes case studies, quizzes and written assessments

 

Duration: 140 hours.  Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete one module per week

 

Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months until you complete

 

Delivery and support: Online with tutor support via email or phone

Qualification Information

Upon successful completion, receive Xero’s official advisor certification in addition to your course qualification

Certificate in Accounting modules

    1. ABKA202 Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals

 

    1. ABKA152 General Journal

 

    1. ABKA153 General Ledger and the Trial Balance

 

    1. ABKA218 Depreciation

 

    1. ABKA106 Adjusting Entries

 

    1. ABKA146 Financial Statements

 

    1. ABKA133 Understanding GST

 

    1. ABKA151 Fundamentals of Income Tax

 

    1. ABKA103 Accounting with Xero

 

    1. ABKA217 Accounting with MYOB Essentials

 

    1. ABKA122 Budgeting, Forecasting, and Cashflow Management

 

    1. ABKA189 Financial Statement Analysis

 

    1. CITG137 Accounting using Microsoft Excel

 

    Our free course guide contains detailed information about each course modules and how it will help you advance your skills.

    Potential Career Outcomes

    The Career Academy’s Accounting graduates are often employed in small businesses or within the finance department of large-multinational companies. On completion of this course, you may apply for jobs such as:

        • Auditor
        • Bookkeeper
        • Accounting Technician

    Career Projections

    The availability of accounting-related roles in Australia is expected to increase resulting in over 84,000 job openings over 5 years. The salary range for Accounting Technicians is between $62,278 – 76,876 per year.

    Sources: Seek, The Department of Education

    Receive unlimited support from experienced professionals. Our tutors at The Career Academy are industry experts who are passionate about helping students succeed. Students receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email.

    Yash

    Yash (Accounting Tutor)

    It was such a challenging journey with The Career Academy. The program that I took was not really as easy as I imagined but they made sure that the students will really understand the course. My favorite tutor was Yash Mittal, his feedback were encouraging and gave me so much inspiration and more determination to finish my course.

    Ginneth V

    Mitali

    Mitali (Accounting Tutor)

    It was really great to work with Career Academy. The tutors helped me finish the course in a reasonably short time. I am proud of my achievement and am probably continuing my studies at a career academy. Thank you all my tutors:Tracy, Eden, Mitali, Bhavic 

    Senam

    Upnesh

    Upnesh (Accounting Tutor)

    Thank you Upnesh Prasad for your colorful and positive feedback.
    This gave me a fresh boost for further study.

    Tatjana

    Sumit

    Sumit (Accounting Tutor)

    I love my bookkeeper course. It’s so easy to navigate through. The teachers are amazing! They give you the motivation to reach your next module, special thanks to Sumit Sahi, his support was essential to make me feel confidence from the beginning to the end! I hardly recommend this course if you seeking to improve your Bookkeeping skills.

    Caro C

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    Bhavik (Accounting Tutor)

    Very good tutor support, thank you Bhavik Daya!
    My first assignment was assessed very promptly and with very well explained errors and where I needed to reinforce my knowledge.
    I got some good energy for further study.

    Tatjana

    bethan

    Bethan (Accounting Tutor)

    I have received a few feedbacks from my tutors since now and must admit the best and the most motivating was from Bethan Hart. Bethan very carefully and deeply analyzed and summarize my work, giving me wonderful and encouraging words at the end. Her positive attitude really motivated me to keep my online study and convinced to work even harder. Maria K.

    Maria K

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    Blessing (Accounting Tutor)

    I am enjoying my course. Blessing helps me when I need help. Overall I would recommend others to study with The Career Academy and would do future studies.

    Monuina L

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    Tracey (Accounting Tutor)

    Thank you Tracey Annan for your objective grade on my Myob payroll assignment. I can learn from my mistakes. I think it’s good to do something wrong so we can study more closely and learn more.

    Sujatha

    Awais

    Awais (Accounting Tutor)

    I am satisfied with the quality of the course and specially with the tutor Awais Khan who is helping me.

    Ines N

    Ridge Selvaraj

    Ridge (Accounting Tutor)

    I enjoyed studying with the Career Academy for an Advanced Certificate in MYOB.The content was easy to understand and the instructions easy to follow as well.The timely response from tutors was exceptional,the help i received from my tutor Ridge Selvaraj was incredible,he was always helpful and even when l asked for explanations regarding the assessments his response was always clear and precise.Thank you for your assistance

    Noreen

    Potential Career Outcomes

    The Career Academy’s Accounting graduates are often employed in small businesses or within the finance department of large-multinational companies. On completion of this course, you may apply for jobs such as:

        • Auditor
        • Bookkeeper
        • Accounting Technician

    Career Projections

    The availability of accounting-related roles in Australia is expected to increase resulting in over 84,000 job openings over 5 years. The salary range for Accounting Technicians is between $62,278 – 76,876 per year.

    Sources: Seek, The Department of Education

    Certificate in Accounting modules

        1. Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals
        2. General Journal
        3. General Ledger and the Trial Balance
        4. Depreciation
        5. Adjusting Entries
        6. Financial Statements
        7. Understanding GST
        8. Fundamentals of Income Tax
        9. Accounting with Xero
        10. Accounting with MYOB Essentials
        11. Budgeting, Forecasting and Cashflow Management
        12. Financial Statement Analysis
        13. Accounting using Microsoft Excel

    What our students say about this course

    Receive Unlimited Support From Experienced Professionals

    Our tutors at The Career Academy are industry experts who are passionate about helping students succeed. Students receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email.

    Yash

    Yash (Accounting Tutor)

    It was such a challenging journey with The Career Academy. The program that I took was not really as easy as I imagined but they made sure that the students will really understand the course. My favorite tutor was Yash Mittal, his feedback were encouraging and gave me so much inspiration and more determination to finish my course.

    Ginneth V

    Mitali

    Mitali (Accounting Tutor)

    It was really great to work with Career Academy. The tutors helped me finish the course in a reasonably short time. I am proud of my achievement and am probably continuing my studies at a career academy. Thank you all my tutors:Tracy, Eden, Mitali, Bhavic 

    Senam

    Upnesh

    Upnesh (Accounting Tutor)

    Thank you Upnesh Prasad for your colorful and positive feedback.
    This gave me a fresh boost for further study.

    Tatjana

    Sumit

    Sumit (Accounting Tutor)

    I love my bookkeeper course. It's so easy to navigate through. The teachers are amazing! They give you the motivation to reach your next module, special thanks to Sumit Sahi, his support was essential to make me feel confidence from the beginning to the end! I hardly recommend this course if you seeking to improve your Bookkeeping skills.

    Caro C

    bhavik-300x300

    Bhavik (Accounting Tutor)

    Very good tutor support, thank you Bhavik Daya!
    My first assignment was assessed very promptly and with very well explained errors and where I needed to reinforce my knowledge.
    I got some good energy for further study.

    Tatjana

    blessing-300x300

    Blessing (Accounting Tutor)

    I am enjoying my course. Blessing helps me when I need help. Overall I would recommend others to study with The Career Academy and would do future studies.

    Monuina L

    bethan

    Bethan (Accounting Tutor)

    I have received a few feedbacks from my tutors since now and must admit the best and the most motivating was from Bethan Hart. Bethan very carefully and deeply analyzed and summarize my work, giving me wonderful and encouraging words at the end. Her positive attitude really motivated me to keep my online study and convinced to work even harder. Maria K.

    Maria K

    tracey-300x300

    Tracey (Accounting Tutor)

    Thank you Tracey Annan for your objective grade on my Myob payroll assignment. I can learn from my mistakes. I think it’s good to do something wrong so we can study more closely and learn more.

    Sujatha

    Awais

    Tracey (Accounting Tutor)

    I am satisfied with the quality of the course and specially with the tutor Awais Khan who is helping me.

     

    Ines N

    Ridge-Selvaraj

    Ridge (Accounting Tutor)

    I enjoyed studying with the Career Academy for an Advanced Certificate in MYOB.The content was easy to understand and the instructions easy to follow as well.The timely response from tutors was exceptional,the help i received from my tutor Ridge Selvaraj was incredible,he was always helpful and even when l asked for explanations regarding the assessments his response was always clear and precise.Thank you for your assistance

    Noreen

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