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The Stanley College Accounting Professional Year Program, is developed by CPA Australia, the Institute of Public Accountants and the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. It is a professional development program combining formal learning and Australian internship experience.

Our internship equips you with practical skills and training to enhance your future employment opportunities. Upon completion of the  Accounting Professional Year Program, qualifying graduates may be eligible to receive additional points towards their permanent residency application under the Skilled Migration pathway.
Program Inclusions
44 Weeks Program: 32 Weeks Course Work + 12 Weeks Accounting Internship
Class Schedules
Classes are held 8 hours per week, for 32 weeks, followed by 12 weeks Accounting internship. Daytime: Saturday 9.00am - 5.30pm (8 hours) Evening: Monday and Tuesday 5.30pm - 9.30pm (4 hours each day)  
Students must complete the following 8 modules:  
  1. Navigating the Australian workplace
  2. Ensuring workplace health and safety
  3. Managing workplace communication
  4. Participating in successful teamwork
  5. Providing effective client service
  6. Working in Australian business environments
  7. Manage personal career development
  8. Preparing for the employment market

Learning Outcomes
The  Accounting Professional Year Program aims to achieve learning outcomes that enhance the ability of a graduate to:  
  • Understand the Australian workplace environment and the role of Accounting within industry
  • Communicate effectively in the workplace
  • Participate in a team
  • Provide effective client service
  • Implement strategies to advance your personal career development
  • Understand the Australian work practices and Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)

  • Ongoing career assistance during and after completion of the program
  • Opportunities to join relevant professional bodies
  • Access to free industry specific workshops and events
  • Professional Year Program certificate

Am I eligible?
  • Anyone with the right to work and study in Australia independently for at least 12 months can enrol. This includes:
  • Australian citizens or permanent residents
  • New Zealand citizens
  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.0, in all 4 competencies, or equivalent
  • Holders of visa subclass 485 – both graduate and post study* streams
  • Holders of bridging visas with full work and study rights
  • Secondary visa holders of other visas  (*Post study stream 485 visa holders must have a skills assessment from one of the Accounting Bodies)

Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.
Full Price:
Tuition Fee: $8,800
Application Fee: $230
Total: $9,030

Tuition Fee: $5,800
Application Fee: $230
Total: $6,030
*Valid till 31 Oct 2019

Instalment Plan
1st Instalment: $1,450 + Application Fee: $230
2nd Instalment: $1,450
3rd Instalment: $1,450
4th Instalment: $1,450
Total: $6,030

Intake Dates
6 Jan 2020, 3 Feb 2020, 2 March 2020,
30 March 2020, 4 May 2020, 1 June 2020,
29 June 2020, 27 July 2020, 24 Aug 2020,
22 Sept 2020, 19 Oct 2020, 16 Nov 2020
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