Accounting and Bookkeeping Pathway Program

Be part of one of the most essential and in-demand industries in Australia - finance! Get qualified with the specially designed Accounting and Bookkeeping Pathway Program from Open Colleges. 

Available 100% online, this program offers a streamlined way of studying. It incorporates the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting and the FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping, and ensures that you’ll meet the educational requirements to register as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) Agent. 

During your studies you'll cover how to achieve a working knowledge of the accounting and bookkeeping industry and how you can build a successful career within it; establish manage and maintain payroll systems, a core component of any small or large business; the theory side of the industry by studying economic principles related to financial service functions and tasks, and much more. Plus, the pathway program includes a number of elective subjects, so you can choose to specialise in a particular area. 

FNS50217 & FNS40217 Open Colleges Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Open Colleges (RTO: 90796)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, Certificate IV, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 48 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Course fee

    Price may vary

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.