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29 An Information Session may be required. Check the Course Information Leaflet, contact the college or visit our website wsi.tafensw.edu.au. There are no fee exemptions or concessions available for TAFE PLUS courses. For more information, visit wsi.tafensw.edu.au/courses/tafeplus.aspx Key: Application required TAFE PLUS fee applies International Student Code Accounting and Financial Services Accounting and Financial Services This growth sector o ers career opportunities in business and financial areas of government and industry corporations. You may produce and analyse financial reports, design and implement financial systems for improved productivity and will learn to ensure government taxation requirements and business law are met. Careers include bookkeeping, payroll services, accounts payable, o ce management and financial services. Accounting and finance also provides a good background for marketing and sales professionals. Security and risk management programs can also o er a rewarding career. Public safety covers occupations and services responsible for the protection, security and safety of the general population from all manners of natural and man- made threats. Nationally, the sector employs 136 000 paid sta . Diploma of (NRT) Accounting Course No 19193 Training Pkg Financial Services National Code FNS50204 Duration 1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time Location Baulkham Hills (Castle Hill), Blacktown, Nepean (Kingswood) Consists of basic financial management skills, costing, taxation law and business law. Participants will also learn to produce and analyse financial reports and develop management techniques for a small team. Entry requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent. Preferred pathways: evidence of competency in the majority of units in the Certificate IV in Financial Services or other relevant qualifications, or Certificate IV in Financial Services, or relevant workplace experience. Career opportunities: Accountant, O ce Manager, Senior Financial Clerk. International students CRICOS Code 056373G. Advanced Diploma of (NRT) Accounting Course No 19194 Training Pkg Financial Services National Code FNS60204 Duration 2 years full-time, up to 4 years part-time Location Baulkham Hills (Castle Hill), Blacktown, Nepean (Kingswood) This is designed to reflect the role of employees working in accounting and seeking professional identification. Entry requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent. Preferred pathways: evidence of competency in the majority of units in the Diploma of Accounting or other relevant qualifications, or Diploma of Accounting or relevant workplace experience. Career opportunities: Accountant, O ce Manager, Senior Financial Clerk. International students CRICOS Code 056374G. Certificate III in (NRT) Financial Services Course No 17776 Training Pkg Financial Services National Code FNS30107 Duration 18 weeks full-time, up to 1 year part-time, flexible Location Baulkham Hills (Castle Hill), Mount Druitt, Nepean (Kingswood), Nirimba Entry level training for employees working across financial services, who perform duties such as, responding to customer enquiries, sales and service, maintaining financial records. Please contact the college for information session details. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunities: Accounts/ Payroll, Superannuation Records Clerk, Bookkeeper. Certificate IV in (NRT) Financial Services Course 17778 Training Pkg Business Services National Code FNS40207 Duration: 1 year full-time, up to 3 years part-time Location Nepean (Kingswood) TAFE PLUS fee may apply Reflects the role of contract bookkeepers and employees performing in the role of bookkeeper for organisations and who perform duties such as establishing and maintaining accounting systems, assisting with Business Activity Statements and other o ce taxes, payroll and developing management systems for organisations. Entry requirements: Preferred pathways: relevant workplace experience, or NSW School Certificate or equivalent, or other relevant qualifications. Career opportunities: Accounts Clerk, O ce Manager, Bookkeeper. Ariana Lamadrid Advanced Diploma of Accounting Nepean College From the time she was at school, Ariana knew she wanted to work in the finance sector. She undertook the Advanced Diploma of Accounting because of the good career prospects it o ers. Now studying at university, she enjoyed the practical aspect of her TAFE studies, which she can apply to her job as a junior accounts clerk. "It really helped me, especially with all the technical skills and communication skills," said Ariana. Ariana was presented with the Accounting and Finance Student of the Year at the 2009 TAFE NSW -- Western Sydney Institute Student Excellence Awards. 60 SECONDS WITH...