By all accounts, these accounting courses are career winners

We have online courses for beginners right through to those who are already established in their careers. The average annual salary for an Accounting Technician is $56,000.

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AAT Accounting Pathway Program

  • Fast track your career with a formal education in Accounting
  • Receive a Certificate in Accounting & Diploma in Accounting
  • Become a qualified member of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
  • AAT is the world’s leading body for accounting technicians with more than 140K members

18 Months, ~400 hours Diploma Pathway
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Accounts Administration & Payroll Pathway

  • Designed for those looking to advance their Accounts Administration career!
  • Receive a Certificate in Accounts Administration & Payroll and a Diploma in Accounting
  • Receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email.

18 Months, ~400 hours Diploma Pathway
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Diploma in Accounting

  • Further enhance your Accounting skills
  • Be a qualified Accounting Technician & member of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
  • AAT is the world’s leading body for Accounting technicians with more than 140K members.

12 Months, ~300 hours Requires prior knowledge
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Certificate in Xero

  • Learn Xero software at the beginner level, fast!
  • Manage your own or client’s business accounts
  • Gain practical skills to advance your career

6 Months, ~15 hours 9 Module Course
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Advanced Certificate in Xero

  • Gain advanced Xero skills
  • Develop skills in managing business accounts, preparing and interpreting reports, and more
  • Receive an official Xero certification upon completion

6 Months, ~15 hours 9 Module Course
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Certificate in Accounting

  • Increase your competence and skills so you can manage business accounts and save money on accounting fees.
  • Receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email
  • This course is accredited by the International Association of Accounting Professionals.

6 Months, ~140 hours 13 Module Course
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Introduction in Accounting

  • Beginner-level introductory accounting course
  • Gain a practical understanding of accounting with a focus on core concepts
  • Learn basic skills that teach you the fundamentals of accounting

6 Months, ~15 hours 7 Module Course
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Certificate in Accounts Payable and Receivable

  • Gain practical skills to secure an accounts position
  • Cover the basics such as: working with spreadsheets, account reconciliations, and processing invoices
  • Receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email

6 Months, ~15 hours 4 Module Course
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Accounting Technician Pathway for Bookkeepers

  • For those looking to kickstart their bookkeeping career
  • Formalise your existing set of accounting skills
  • Receive a Certificate in Bookkeeping & a Diploma in Accounting

18 Months, ~400 hours Pathway to Diploma

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FAQs

Absolutely. The Career Academy offers a variety of Accountancy courses that you can complete online at your own pace with unlimited tutor support.

The AAT Accounting Pathway Program offered by The Career Academy is an accounting path well worth travelling, it will really get your accounting career moving. This is the program for those who love to take bold steps to champion their career. It’s unique to The Career Academy and specially designed for those working, or who have worked in an entry through to intermediate level accounting role. Comprising of a Certificate in Accounting, a Diploma in Accounting, plus the AAT Certified Accounting Technician Program, it’s a pathway for those with the desire to gain a formal qualification and recognition of their experience. Plus, this Program will enable you to gain certified accounting technician status.

To become a certified Accounting Technician you complete the Accounting Pathway Program. Comprising of a Certificate in Accounting, a Diploma in Accounting, plus the AAT Certified Accounting Technician Program, it’s a pathway for those with the desire to gain a formal qualification and recognition of their experience. If you already have some experience, you can jump straight into the Diploma in Accounting.
It’s so easy. Simply enrol in an online course with The Career Academy and your accounting career will really get moving. The choice of Career Academy Accountancy courses is exceptional; we cater for beginners right through to those who are already established in their careers. And when it comes to earnings, there are limitless possibilities. 
You will need to complete the Certificate in Bookkeeping which will enable you to become a Certified Bookkeeper and member of the New Zealand Qualified Bookkeepers Association. Being a Certified Bookkeeper gives employers and businesses the confidence that you meet industry recognised standards.
It will cost anywhere between $1,795 and $2,450 to become a certified accounting technician in New Zealand. The Career Academy offers interest free payment plans from as low as $25 per week.
By all accounts, accounting is a career winner. You can achieve global recognition and evaluate your earnings. The choice of The Career Academy Accountancy courses is exceptional; we cater for beginners right through to those who are already established in their careers. And when it comes to earnings, there are limitless possibilities.