Advanced Certificate in Accounting
Get qualified and earn more with an International Advanced Certificate in Accounting!
Developed in conjunction with the International Association of Accounting Professionals (IAAP), this advanced qualification builds on the practical accounting skills and knowledge gained through the Certificate in Accounting. It will further enhance your accounting skills, enabling you to pursue a career in accounting, finance or business and help you on your pathway into membership of IAAP. On successful completion of this course, graduates have opportunities for employment in accounting roles with duties such as preparing financial statements for a non-reporting entity, preparing tax returns, reporting on business performance and preparing accounting reports for management. You will also be equipped with skills in the technical aspects of accounting and will be in a position to offer technical support to an accountant or financial officer.
- This course has been developed with the International Association of Bookkeepers and the International Association of Accounting Professionals (IAAP)
- Get a formal qualification to develop your accounting career and work towards becoming a professional accountant
- Receive comprehensive tutor support
- Study online, at your own pace
- Gain a FREE membership to IAAP on completion
Investment: $1,795 + GST or only $25 per week on a payment plan
Assessments: Case studies, quizzes, written assessments and practical exercises
Duration: 1 year
Delivery and support: Online with tutor support via email or phone
About the course developers This course has been developed by experts in accounting.
This course covers five modules
- Accounting using Microsoft Excel
- Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals
- General Journal
- General Ledger & the Trial Balance
- Extended Trial Balance Preparation
Principles of Accounting
- Issues in Income Determination & Asset Valuation
- Adjusting Entries
- Determining Profit
- Tracking Cash & Controlling Assets
Management Accounting & Budgeting
- Introduction to Budgeting & Forecasting
- Cost Classification
- Costing Methods
- Product & Process Costing
- Standard Costs & Variance Analysis
Financial Statements & Analysis
- Financial Statements
- Preparing Sole Trader Accounts
- Preparing Partnership Accounts
- Preparing Accounts for Not-for-profit Club or Society
- Analysing Financial Reports
- Financial Statement Analysis
This course is accredited by
Developed by industry professionals
Daniel Hunt – Senior Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor
Daniel Hunt is a highly qualified chartered accountant, business advisor and the founder of The Career Academy. Daniel completed his postgraduate qualifications while working at Price Waterhouse Coopers. During this time he was encouraged to pursue teaching in business, accounting & bookkeeping, and saw a need for people other than those working toward a tertiary qualification to receive high quality education. He has been a tutor for Open Colleges Australia and is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and holds an Australian Certificate IV in Training in Assessment. Daniel was also a writer for the new Chartered Accountant Program for Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CAANZ). This is a professional program which is completed by almost 4,000 aspiring chartered accountants each year.
David Parasol – Senior Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor
David Parasol is the managing director of CT Solutions Australia Pty Ltd. Before establishing CT Solutions Australia, David spent over 12 years in Public Practice, starting his accounting career in 1994 with a small firm where he became an Associate in 1999. When working with The Career Academy, he is one of our Senior Tutors & an Accounting Software Experts. David has extensive experience in taxation, accounting and business services and is a Director and Shareholder of The Career Academy PTY Ltd. He is also a highly accredited and experienced CA mentor and accounting software trainer. He has been a tutor for Open Colleges Australia and is a Chartered Accountant and member of CAANZ.
Ridge Selvaraj – Head of Department
Ridge works as a tutor at The Career Academy, with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. He intends to use his Degree and experience as a previous bookkeeper to help and assist students achieve a career in accounting. Previously, working as a tutor for his university. Ridge brings a depth of knowledge and skills that are available to students. Ridge is passionate about education, art and helping people reach their goals.
Ridge loves The Career Academy’s vision to make education easy, accessible and at the same time to provide quality education to students.
Eddie Callahan – Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor
Eddie is an aspiring accountant who recently finished his Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and Commercial Law at University. Throughout university and more recently he has worked in several fields including the trades, factories and retail banking. Tutoring for The Career Academy allows Eddie to not only upskill his own knowledge but to also give back in a rewarding role and help others gain a better knowledge of the commercial world. He was the Head boy of his High school, nominated by his peers to help lead and guide them. He is a keen surfer and rugby player with a passion for fitness. Currently living in Melbourne, Eddie enjoys the big city life along with the amazing food and its diverse multicultural atmosphere. Given Eddie’s sociable nature, a perk of working for The Career Academy in a tutor role is that it allows Eddie to interact with students every day who are passionate and willing to learn.
Jimmy Nguyen – Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor
Jimmy has worked in a variety of different fields including research, teaching, engineering and has even worked overseas in Shanghai. In order to challenge himself, Jimmy completed his Graduate Diploma in Accounting and has worked for a global accounting firm where he has advised client’s on their financials as well as perform other bookkeeping duties. Jimmy uses his significant accounting and bookkeeping knowledge to help accounting and bookkeeping students succeed.