Report on financial activity

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver BSBFIA402A, 'Report on financial activity'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Compile financial information and data

1.1. Collect, evaluate and code current financial data to ensure consistency, quality and accuracy in accordance with organisational requirements

1.2. Use conversion and consolidation procedures to compile analysis in accordance with organisational requirements

1.3. Make, record and disclose asset and liability valuations in accordance with organisational requirements

1.4. Ensure that discrepancies, unusual features or queries are identified, resolved or referred to the appropriate authority

2. Prepare statutory requirement reports

2.1. Correctly record income and expenditure to ensure compliance with statutory requirements

2.2. Calculate liabilities for tax in accordance with current legislation and revenue gathering practices

2.3. Correctly identify relevant receipts, revenue documentation and payments

2.4. Ensure that statements and claims take full advantage of available benefits and allowances in accordance with statutory requirements

2.5. Submit statutory requirement reports to appropriate authorities within stated deadlines

3. Provide financial business recommendations

3.1. Ensure that recommendations are logically derived and supported by evidence in report

3.2. Provide recommendations to propose constructive actions to enhance the effectiveness and efficacy of functions and services

3.3. Ensure recommendations are concise and facilitate direction and control of organisation's operations

3.4. Identify and prioritise significant issues in statements including comparative financial performances for review and decision making

3.5. Ensure structure and format of reports are clear and conform to organisational and statutory requirements

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBFIA402A appears in the following qualifications:

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  • CPP40611 - Certificate IV in Property Services (Operations)
  • BSB41807 - Certificate IV in Unionism and Industrial Relations
  • BSB40807 - Certificate IV in Frontline Management
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  • BSB41707 - Certificate IV in Recordkeeping
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  • BSB40407 - Certificate IV in Small Business Management
  • BSB41007 - Certificate IV in Human Resources
  • BSB40507 - Certificate IV in Business Administration
  • BSB40207 - Certificate IV in Business
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  • BSB40107 - Certificate IV in Advertising
  • BSB40610 - Certificate IV in Business Sales
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  • PSP42010 - Certificate IV in School Support Services
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