Setting the foundations for accounting support
The NZ Certificate in Business (Accounting Support Services) sets foundations of good practice and a solid understanding of common but necessary accounting functions that lead to effective bookkeeping.
The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand business entities with people who can carry out a broad range of accounting support services, or for those who currently work in a range of accounting support roles. Innovative approaches to teaching and learning provide you with an opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of the principles and practices behind key accounting concepts using the eCampus NZ platform.
This programme is run in conjunction with eCampus NZ.
There is a fully online option of this programme also available through our business partner eCampus NZ. There is a fee for this programme, it is not fees-free.
The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand business entities with people who can carry out a broad range of accounting support services, or for those who currently work in accounting support roles in business entities.
There are two entry dates per year:
For online study through eCampus NZ there are flexible monthly start dates.
Go to www.ecampusnz.com for details.
English Language Entry Requirement
Entry with Credit
Career Opportunities and Outcomes
As a graduate of this qualification you will have the skills and knowledge to be employed in a variety of business entities in accounting support roles including: Accounts Officer, Payroll Officer, Sole-charge Administrator, Accounts Payable/Receivable, Accounts Assistant or Book Keeper.
You will also be able to contribute to community groups in volunteer accounting functions including: Club Treasurer, Marae Committee Member or within a not-for-profit organization.
Graduates can go on to study the NZ Diploma in Business [Level 5] with strands in Accounting, Leadership and Management or Administration and Technology.
Academic Learning Services
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