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Non-Accredited Training Accounts for Trades


This training program is specifically tailored for the tradesperson. In this program you will participate in three hands-on workshops to give you practical recordkeeping knowledge. You will also learn about industry standard accounting software for managing financial records.

Qualification: Non-Accredited Training - Accounts for Trades
Program No: XA-BT01
Campus: CIT Reid  CIT Tuggeranong 
Cost Info: Total approx. cost for the program is $300.00.

Fees are charged each semester based on individual subject costs as indicated below. Service and Amenities fee does not apply to this program. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance
Indicative Cost: $300
Enrolment Type: Skills Training

Additional Information

Topics include:
- Implications of being self employed
- MYOB and Zero software
- Assets, liabilities and balance sheets
- Profit and loss statements and tax
- GST and BAS
- Cash vs accrual accounting

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

Open entry

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

  • 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

Subject Information

Complete 1 subject

  • Accounts for Trades
    • CIT Code: ACCT430
      Cost: $300.00
      Description: Through a series of three hands-on workshops specifically tailored for the trades, students will gain the practical recordkeeping knowledge needed for self-employed work. Students will also learn how industry standard accounting software for managing financial records is applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Advanced Diploma Accounting FNS60217
Diploma Accounting FNS50217
Certificate IV Accounting and Bookkeeping FNS40217
Certificate III Accounts Administration FNS30317
Statement Attainment Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set FNSSS00015
Statement Attainment Accounting Principles Skill Set FNSSS00014
Statement Attainment Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation) FNSSS00008
Statement Attainment Commercial Law for Tax Agents Skill Set FNSSS00005
Statement Attainment Small Business Financial Management Skill Set BSBSS00050
Statement Attainment BAS Agent Registration Skill Set FNSSS00004
Statement Attainment training Bookkeeping using MYOB [extract from BSB30415]

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email