Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

Program Code: FNS40211 (Superseded)
Indicative intake date(s): 12th October 2015
Program length: 22 weeks (2 weeks holiday) (2 study periods at 10 weeks each)
Study mode: Face to face training
Location: Level 1-2, 337-339 La Trobe St, Melbourne 3000 VIC

Course Duration and Schedule

Course duration:

Delivery will occur over a 20 week period with 20 hours scheduled classes per week. To allow for school holidays and breaks this will occur over a period of 22 weeks.

Student contact hours = 20 hrs per week x 20 weeks = 400 hours

Self‐study average of 20 hours per weeks by 20 weeks = 400 hours

Study break = 2 weeks


This will be achieved by scheduling classes for 3 days per week over, 20 weeks, (2 days for 8 hours each, 1 day for 4 hours). Time outside the scheduled classroom delivery time may be used for self-study and extra tuition, if required.

The other days of the week may be used for private study time and extra tuition, if required.

Examples are indicated below:

Term 1: 10 Weeks

Study Break: 2 Weeks

Term 2: 10 Weeks

Total of 22 weeks

 This course may be delivered in a different schedule but will always maintain 400 hours of student contact and 400 hours of self-study.

If students enroll in one course, it will be 22 weeks and if students enroll for two course, it will be 44 weeks.