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.

This course is approved by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). 

Why study this course?

  • You will meet the educational requirements to register as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) Agent as this course is approved by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). Other conditions apply, including a designated period of practical experience. For details on other registration requirements (including work experience, competency and propriety) visit:
  • 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.

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.

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation as you may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and may be able to complete your studies faster.

Potential career outcomes

  • BAS Agent
  • Payroll Clerk