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Accounts & Bookkeeping

Increase your job prospects in the finance industry with a recognised qualification in Accounting and Bookkeeping.

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Get set for a career in Accounting

Learn all the skills you need for a successful career in Accounting, or start your journey to becoming a registered Tax Agent with our recognised qualifications. You’ll learn how to use industry-standard accounting systems such as MYOB and Xero, and gain practical skills in reporting, managing budgets, and preparing tax returns and Business Activity Statements.

Courses

Get a recognised qualification with one of our accredited courses. We offer a range of courses in different areas, so no matter what your goals are, we have a course for you.

Certificate III in Accounts Administration (FNS30317)

The Certificate III in Accounts Administration teaches you to perform essential business functions across finance and administration.

Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217)

The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping prepares you for a role in the Accounts industry.

Diploma of Accounting (FNS50217)

The Diploma of Accounting prepares you for a professional Accounting role in the financial services industry.

Short Courses

Upskill quickly with our Accounts & Bookkeeping short courses. Learn the skills you need to succeed at work, and advance your career.

Bookkeeping for Small Business (SC0BOOKS19)

Gain the foundational knowledge to perform basic bookkeeping operations for a small business at GOTAFE.

Introduction to Computers - Level 2 (SC2ICOMP19)

Expand your computer skills and develop the confidence to explore the internet at GOTAFE.

MYOB (SC0IMYOB19)

Learn how to set up and maintain accounts and books with a MYOB short course from GOTAFE.

Spreadsheets - Intermediate (SC2EXCEL19)

This course is ideal for anyone wanting to increase their skills and become more efficient with spreadsheets.

Why study with GOTAFE?

Training that sets you up for success

Our Trainers are all industry-qualified, with extensive experience in Accounts & Bookkeeping and the practices and processes you'll use day-to-day in the workplace.

Your training will provide the skills and knowledge employers are looking for, and you'll graduate with both a recognised qualification, and the practical experience to match.

Flexible courses to suit your needs

Whether you're just starting out, or want to build on your existing skill set, our courses have the flexibility to suit your circumstances. We offer on-campus classes, night classes, or off-campus studies, so you can continue studying even if you're working full-time.

A world of opportunity

Whether you choose to stay local, or take your career elsewhere, you'll have the skills to take you where you want to go.

Be your own boss, apply your skills in a large organisation, or enjoy the flexibility and work-life balance of Mobile Bookkeeping.

Every organisation needs people with essential business skills, and our Trainers have strong industry networks, meaning employers often approach them to recommend students for job openings.

See what our students have to say

Find out what it’s like to study Accounts & Bookkeeping with GOTAFE. Get a feel for our campuses and see what our students have to say.