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Statement of Attainment BAS Agent Registration Skill Set FNSSS00004

Overview

Statement of Attainment BAS Agents Registration Skill set is designed for persons who are seeking registration as a business activity statement (BAS) agent with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). The program together, with the appropriate assessment methods as set by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) meets the requirements for a course in basic GST/BAS taxation principles that is approved by the TPB.

Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check with the TPB for details of other current registration requirements, including those relating to experience and fitness and propriety, hold relevant insurances etc. Refer to the TPB website for details http://www.tpb.gov.au

Qualification:

Statement of Attainment - BAS Agent Registration Skill Set FNSSS00004

Next Intake:

Always open

Course No:

SA-BC69

Campus:

Flexible Learning Centres at CIT Tuggeranong ,
CIT Bruce , and
CIT Gungahlin 
Flexible Learning and Face to face classes at CIT Reid


*From Semester 2 2025, the location of this course will transition from CIT Reid to the new CIT Woden campus. CIT will provide support for students who will be making the move to Woden. Learn more.

Duration:

Part-time - 1 semester face-to-face classes approx. 4 hours per week.
Flexible - face-to-face night classes approx. 10 hours per week.
- self-paced/online (Flex) in our Flexible Learning Centers in Tuggeranong, Reid, Bruce and Gungahlin.

Cost Info:

Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. Subject costs identified as Full Fee receive no government subsidy. Concessions are not available. The fees below apply unless training as an apprentice or trainee.

Indicative Cost:

$540

Likely Job Outcome:

Bookkeeper, BAS Agent, Accounts Officer, Payroll Officer, Office Manager

Application Type:

Full Fee
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Timetable Information

To help with the enrolment process print your timetable, or keep the window open, so that you can refer back to it for your course code, course name, and the Course Reference Numbers (CRNs) or Block Code.

Additional Information

When to enrol
Face to face classes - enrol at the beginning of semester.
Flexible Learning - enrol anytime. See the Flex Learning Timetable

To be successful in this program it is recommended that you have completed a qualification in accounting or bookkeeping OR have equivalent skills and knowledge OR are managing the accounting records for a small business.

These subjects can count toward a Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40222) or a Statement of Attainment Accounting Principles Skill Set (FNSSS00014).

Entry Requirements

Certificate III in Accounts Administration [FNS30317 or FNS30322] OR Experience/knowledge in finance or accounting industry.

Skills Recognition

To study any course at CIT (excluding non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your course of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this course. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level course. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete 2 subjects

Core: Complete all 2

  • FNSTPB411   Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
    • CIT Code: ACCT474
      Cost: Full fee $270.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to process and complete business activity statements (BAS), instalment activity statements (IAS), and other required reports according to compliance requirements.The unit applies to individuals who use a range of organisational and analytical techniques to work in organisations or to supply specific bookkeeping services as a small business owner or contractor.Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. This unit is designed to meet the education requirements of the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). Users are advised to check with the relevant regulatory authorities to confirm those requirements.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • FNSTPB412   Establish and maintain payroll systems
    • CIT Code: ACCT475
      Cost: Full fee $270.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to record and prepare payroll documentation, respond to enquiries, and process payroll data for computerised systems.The unit applies to individuals and Business Activity Statement (BAS) agents, who use a range of organisational and other specialist techniques to manage payroll systems. They may work directly for organisations or be small business owners, contractors or service providers.Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. This unit is designed to meet the education requirements of the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). Users are advised to check with the relevant regulatory authorities to confirm those requirements.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Advanced Diploma Accounting FNS60222
Diploma Accounting FNS50222
Certificate IV Accounting and Bookkeeping FNS40222
Certificate III Accounts Administration FNS30322
Statement Attainment Commercial Law for Tax Agents Skill Set FNSSS00005
Statement Attainment Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation) FNSSS00008
Statement Attainment Accounting Principles Skill Set FNSSS00014
Statement Attainment Accounting Fundamentals

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au