FNS30315 Certificate III in Accounts Administration

FNS30315 Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Qualification Description
This qualification reflects the job roles of employees with functions that could include financial data entry, processing accounts and payrolls, providing customer service in financial transactions and producing reports. They apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in known situations under general supervision.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. However, some units will specify relevant licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements that impact on the unit. Refer to FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume for guidance on requirements.

Packaging Rules

  • Total number of units = 11
  • 7 core units plus
  • 4 elective unit

The elective units must be relevant to the work outcome and meet local industry needs.

Core/Elec National Code Name Nominal Hours
Core BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents 80
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others 20
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents 30
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports 60
FNSACC302 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers 40
FNSACC303 Perform financial calculations 30
FNSINC301 Work effectively in the financial services industry 30
Elective BSBFIA302 Process payroll 30
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports 50
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development 30
FNSACC406 Set up and operate a computerized accounting system 80
Total Nominal Hours 480

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

As busy professionals requiring flexible learning options, we offer flexible delivery modes including:

Face to Face

This option will allow students to have a face to face classes along with interaction with the trainer directly.

Recognized Prior Learning (RPL)

This option could suit you if you already have experience and/or have qualifications in the Mortgage Broking or the Banking industry. The RPL method is designed to determine your competency in the Performance Criteria of the Qualification and, where there are gaps, recommend the appropriate strategy to up skill.

Gov. Funded N/A N/A N/A
Non-Gov. Funded $3460 N/A $1200
Concession N/A N/A N/A


The primary pathway from this qualification is entry-level employment in a range of financial services sectors or continuing with further study some of these may be:

FNS40215 – Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

FNS40615 – Certificate IV in Accounting