Course Description

Perfect for people already working in the accounts and finance industry, the FNSSS00004 BAS Agent Registration Skill Set (Release 2) online course will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to confidently complete BAS Agent and payroll services and tasks.

If you already hold a Certificate IV in Accounting or Bookkeeping (or higher), Open Colleges’ online FNSSS00004 BAS Agent Registration Skill Set (Release 2) meets the final education requirements you need to register as a BAS Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board. For details on other registration requirements (including work experience, competency and propriety) visit:

Why study this course?

  • This BAS Agent course has been designed to give you the hands-on skills you need to confidently apply your learning in real work settings. To do this, the course includes simulated workplace exercises and practical assignments.
  • You will get 24-month exclusive access to Reckon One accounting software, so you can put your new-found skills into practice.
  • This course includes a free optional introductory module ‘ Computerised Accounting Systems’ to help you learn the basics of accounting software Reckon One before you start.
  • Open Colleges' BAS Agent Registration skill set is a truly online course- even the Tax Practitioner Board supervision requirements are met through an online supervision service, Proctor U, at no charge to you.
  • We’re committed to your career – if you haven’t achieved the career outcome you hoped for 6 months after graduating, we’ll give you another course to ensure you get the extra skills you need to succeed.

With Open Colleges there are no classrooms and no deadlines. You simply access your learning and assessments via the online student platform OpenSpace, and work through them in your own time at a pace that suits you. Expert Trainers are on hand to help you with any questions you may have, and to provide helpful feedback on your work.

Potential career outcomes

  • BAS Agent
  • Payroll Clerk