Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116)

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The TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is the minimum requirement to work as a facilitator/assessor within the VET (Vocational Education and Training) sector. Students will develop the ability to confidently and professionally plan for and deliver training to individuals, small work groups and classes of varying sizes. Incorporating the technical skills and knowledge necessary, graduates will be able to develop and administer assessments against nationally recognised qualifications and units.

Career Choices

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible career choices relevant to this qualification include:

  • enterprise trainer
  • enterprise assessor
  • registered training organisation (RTO) trainer
  • RTO assessor
  • training adviser or training needs analyst
  • vocational education teacher.

Course Information

Those entering this program must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in their proposed teaching and assessing area. Vocational competency is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience, and may include, but is not limited to, holding a relevant unit of competency or qualification.

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development or TAE50116 Diploma of Vocational Education & Training.

Programs Commence:


  • Program 1:   7th February
  • Program 1:   Evening - 28th February 
  • Program 2:   26th April
  • Program 3:   7th May
  • Program 4:   17th July
  • Program 2:   Evening - 17th October
  • Program 5:   25th October


  • Program 1:   Evening - 16th January
  • Program 1:   7th February
  • Program 2:   16th May

    Qualification Requirements

    To be awarded the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment competency must be achieved in ten (10) units made up of nine (9) core units and one (1) elective unit.

    To access the Government Training Website visit: http://www.training.gov.au/

    Core Units

    Plan, Organise and Facilitate Learning in the Workplace
    Use Training Packages and Accredited Courses to Meet Client's Needs
    Design and Develop Learning Programs
    Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skills
    Plan, Organise and Deliver Group Based Learning
    Plan Assessment Activities and Processes
    Assess Competence
    Participate in Assessment Validation
    Design and Develop Assessment Tools

    Time's Suggested Elective Units

    Provide Work Skill Instruction

    More Information

    For course program enquiries, investment details or to learn about funding opportunities, please call our Client Relationship Managers on (08) 8351 9888 or submit an enquiry below. 

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    Time Education & Training

    83-87 Henley Beach Road
    Mile End South Australia 5031

    Telephone 08 8351 9888

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