Certificate in Accounts Administration & Payroll

$1,495.00

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Take hold of your future with a Certificate in Accounts Administration & Payroll. Whether you are looking for the perfect position or need more tools for your current job, this industry and employer-recognised certificate is a logical step forward. Our payroll and administration course includes modules to help you understand GST and accounts, plus you’ll discover how depreciation operates on assets and how to process payroll. Enrol in the Certificate in Accounts Administration & Payroll for six months of free access to MYOB and learn to manage cash flow like a pro.

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~140 Hours
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Study at your own pace – students generally complete one module per-week. See our free course guide for detailed duration information.

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COMPLETING MY COURSE WITH THE CAREER ACADEMY STRAIGHT OUT OF SCHOOL WAS ONE OF THE BEST DECISIONS I COULD HAVE MADE!

It didn’t take long after completing her course for Hannah to land a new job. ‘I was given the opportunity to work as a sales administrator for a local packaging company. The knowledge gained from my course has certainly helped in my sales administration role. It gave me a great insight into the administration world, and helped make the transition into this role extremely smooth.’

CAREER BENEFITS

  • Gain industry & employer-recognised certification
  • Learn the basics of Microsoft Word
  • Obtain access to the Official Xero Advisor Certification
  • Become experienced With Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Word
  • Gain fundamental Accounting & Bookkeeping skills
  • Increase proficiency with MYOB Accounting software
  • Attain an employer recognised Certificate in Accounts Administration & Payroll

COURSE CONTENTS

  1. Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals
  2. General Journal
  3. General Ledger and the Trial Balance
  4. Depreciation
  5. Adjusting Entries
  6. Financial Statements
  7. Accounting with MYOB
  8. Accounting with Xero
  9. Understanding GST
  10. Employment Law & Introduction to Payroll
  11. Managing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable & Cash Management
  12. Budgeting, Forecasting and Cashflow Management
  13. Using Microsoft Excel
  14. Introduction to Microsoft Word
  1. Installing MYOB Payroll & Introduction
  2. Setting up an MYOB Payroll File
  3. Setting up Employee Pay Details
  4. Preparing & Processing Pays with MYOB
  5. Managing Leave with MYOB
  6. Preparing Payroll Reports with MYOB
  1. Introduction to Xero Online
  2. Setting Up Xero Payroll
  3. Managing Payroll Items with Xero
  4. New Employees & Leave Requests With Xero
  5. Pay Templates in Xero
  6. Pay Runs in Xero
  7. Payslips & Payroll Reporting with Xero
  8. Filing Obligations Using Xero

Unlock Exclusive Opportunities with The Career Academy

  • Updated Course Content: As a Xero Partner and MYOB Education Partner, we provide the latest insights, functions, and tips for Xero and MYOB.
  • Dual Benefits: Enjoy access to both Xero’s official Advisor Certification in addition to your course qualification.
  • Bonus Offer: Get six months of free access to MYOB, courtesy of our special education partnership.

The Career Academy provides a holistic learning experience that goes beyond the basics, propelling you toward success in the world of Xero and MYOB. 

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This practical guide covers a range of Accounting, Bookkeeping and taxation issues that Accountants need to be aware of when dealing with their business or clients. You’ll get instant access to this eBook once you enrol, plus many more free eBooks to help you study.

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There are no entry requirements or prerequisites to enrol on this course. You can enrol online directly by clicking on “Enrol Now” and following the prompts. Alternatively, you can enrol over the phone with our friendly student advisors – call 0800 342 829 or email them at info@careeracademy.co.nz

This course costs $995 + GST or only $25 per week on a no-deposit, interest-free payment plan. Click here to get started now.

Yes, you can apply for RPL for this if you already hold other accounting qualifications or have other accounting experience.

This course takes approximately 140 hours, and you’ll have up to 6 months to complete. Study in your own time, at your own pace. Most of The Career Academy courses are designed so that you do one module a week, but if life gets busy, you can apply for a course extension if you need more time.

This is a Career Academy level 4 course.

Upon completing this course, you could work towards becoming an Accounting Technician by moving on to studying the Diploma in Accounting.

 

Contact a friendly student advisor on 0800 342 829 to learn about potential career outcomes and where our courses could take you. Employers often approach The Career Academy looking for students and advertise jobs in the Career Centre (available once you enrol). You’ll also receive a FREE CV review.

Your course is delivered through our online learning platform, which you can access from any web browser 24/7 to work whenever and wherever you want. You can also interact with your tutors and other students within the learning environment. Online learning allows you to make the best use of your time and puts all the necessary resources at your fingertips. There are no set course start dates; you can start whenever you are ready, and your tutors and student services will check in on your progress and help you every step of the way.

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Absolutely! You’ve got an 7-day cooling-off period (trial period) at the start of your course. Take that time to look through all your learning material and get a feel for online learning. If you decide the course isn’t for you within the trial period, you’ll get a full money-back guarantee*.

Yes. This particular skill set is in demand across various industries and business sectors. This certificate is helpful for those considering a new job or promotion in accounts or payroll administration, payroll management or even office management.

Once enrolled, you’ll receive login details to access your course materials online. If you encounter any issues, our support team is here to help.
The course is self-paced; and you’ll have access for duration. However, modules will generally take 10 hours each.

We offer support for students facing financial hardships, including flexible payment options. Reach out to us to discuss how we can accommodate your needs. (0800 342 829)

This course is designed for those new to accounts administration, so there are no formal prerequisites.
We offer a range of support services, including academic assistance, technical support, and career advice.
The Career Academy offers $25 a week payment plans
We have a 8 business day cooling off period during which time you are able to cancel your course
We offer course extensions for students who need more time. They can be purchased on our Add ons page, or by contacting our Advisors
Yes, there are assessments to evaluate your understanding and proficiency in the course material.
Absolutely, our course is designed for flexible study, which means you can balance it alongside work commitments.

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