Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Course Location
Yallourn; Online
Course Duration
Full Time: 6 months
Online: 1 year
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
Study Modes
On Campus; Online; Full time; Part Time (Day); Part Time (Night); Flexible
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • February 2014
Part Time:
  • February 2014
  • Ongoing
Enquiries for all campuses
Phone: (03) 5622 8500

Fax:1300 094 661
Email: warrecept@gippstafe.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

Develop your financial skills base and enhance your employment prospects by enrolling in Certificate III in Accounts Administration. You will develop practical skills that are readily transferable to any work environment.

This course is designed for the administration employee who works in finance, processing financial data entry and processing accounts, assisting in payroll, front line cashiering and bank account maintenance.

The course also prepares you for assisting with and maintaining a general ledger and producing GST reports.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Financial Services Sector
  • Financial Administration
  • Payroll Assistant

Entry Requirements

Students are required to successfully complete a literacy and numeracy assessment

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Opportunities For Further Study

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Name
Core Units
Participate in OHS process
Design and produce business documents
Write simple documents
Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
Perform financial calculations
Work effectively in the financial services industry
Elective Units
Produce spreadsheets
Establish and maintain a payroll system
FNSACM301A Administer financial accounts
FNSCRO302A Monitor and control accounts receivable