PSP50512 Diploma of Government (Financial Services)

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Course Overview

The Diploma of Government (Financial Services) is specifically designed for senior finance officers in the public sector. The course focuses heavily on compliance matters and students are introduced to the values and ethos of public service as well as expected financial policies and processes. Students graduate able to establish and maintain accounting information systems; manage budgets and forecasts; while providing financial and business performance information. Click for a full list of modules.

Accreditation

Nationally recognised training

Average duration

12 months

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Clerical

Word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office work.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Economics and Accounting

Economics and accounting, the financial markets, banking and checking and reporting of financial data.

Mathematics

Arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Assistant Accountant$1,250 weekly pay
Government Accountant$1,350 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Tax Accountant$1,440 weekly pay
Accounting Manager$1,550 weekly pay
Financial Controller$1,600 weekly pay
Forensic Accountant$1,440 weekly pay
Auditor$1,440 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Benefits of Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

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