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Advanced Diploma of Accounting

National Course Code: FNS60217

TAFE NSW Course Number: FNS60217-01V01

The nationally accredited Advanced Diploma of Accounting is designed for aspiring accounting managers and assistant accountants. You will prepare complex reports and evaluations to deliver critical results for your company and clients, and earn credit toward a TAFE NSW degree study pathway.


Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Develop and manage financial systems
  • Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
  • Monitor corporate governance activities
  • Evaluate financial risk in an organisation
  • Influence critical business decisions


Develop the soft skills you need to get ahead in this field:

  • Outstanding communication
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Exceptional attention to detail


Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised Advanced Diploma
  • Eligibility to be recognised as a Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board
  • Articulation pathways into a degree

An Advanced Diploma in Accounting will prepare you for many finance roles, including:

  • Accounting manager
  • Assistant accountant


Exceed in your career with a TAFE NSW Degree, such as:

  • Bachelor of Applied Commerce
  • Bachelor of Business


Demand for accounting services is expected to increase due to increasing capital expenditure by the private sector, rising business numbers and positive business confidence. The demand is particularly high in NSW, as employers require accountants who can drive performance and impact business strategy. There is a forecast industry growth of 6.1% over the next 5 years.

Tax agent, accounts managers business analysts

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Study Options & Enrolment

Course Information Courses available under Smart and Skilled may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the NSW Skills List.
Course Information There are no fee subsidises available, you will need to pay the full course fee.


ABN 89 755 348 137 | RTO Code 90003

Contact by Training Services NSW:
If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at TAFE Digital.