TAE40116 - Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Course Details

Course Summary

Throughout this course, learn how to plan, design, conduct, assess and review training and assessment – these are all “must have” skills for any successful trainer. This course (or the skill sets) is suitable preparation for those engaged in the delivery of training and assessment in any context including the workplace. This course meets the minimum, mandatory qualification requirement for those who would like to train others in a specific industry or particular subject area within the Vocational Education Training (VET) sector.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $2050 (2018)
$2670 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $267 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Education and Humanities
Skill Area
  • General Education and Training
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Students undertaking this course must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in their proposed teaching and assessment area. Vocational competency is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience and may include, but not limited to, holding a relevant unit of competency or qualification. Students who have successfully completed TAE40110 and are wishing to upgrade their qualification to TAE40116 will need to provide a copy of their TAE40110 qualification to their teacher after enrolment.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

This qualification reflects the roles of individuals delivering training and assessment services in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector. Possible Career Titles include Enterprise Trainer, Registered Training Organisation Trainer, Training Adviser or Training Needs Analyst, Vocational Education Teacher

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 9 core units
  2. Complete 1 elective units
Please select a course structure from the options below:
Standard Course Structure

6 months - 2 years

  • Mixed Mode
Core
TAEDES402 Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs More Information
TAEDES401 Design and develop learning programs More Information
TAEDEL402 Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace More Information
TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills More Information
TAEDEL401 Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning More Information
TAEASS402 Assess competence More Information
TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes More Information
TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools More Information
TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation More Information
Elective
Study Sequence New students are to enrol into all units from one cluster at a time. Design Cluster - TAEDES401 and TAEDES402 Delivery Cluster - TAEDEL401, TAEDEL402, BSBCMM401, TAELLN411 Assessment Cluster - TAEASS401, TAEASS402, TAEASS403, TAEASS502. Alternative study sequences may be negotiated in special circumstances. In these cases, students will be provided their own individual Study Plan.
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation More Information

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 TAEDES402 - Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs
1 TAEDES401 - Design and develop learning programs
2 TAEDEL402 - Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace
2 TAELLN411 - Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
2 TAEDEL401 - Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning
2 BSBCMM401 - Make a presentation
3 TAEASS402 - Assess competence
3 TAEASS401 - Plan assessment activities and processes
3 TAEASS502 - Design and develop assessment tools
3 TAEASS403 - Participate in assessment validation


Qualification Upgrade Structure

6 months - 2 years
  • Mixed Mode
Upgrade Units
Qualification Upgrade Students who have successfully completed TAE40110 who are wishing to upgrade their qualification to TAE40116 are to enrol into the following units: TAEASS401, TAEASS403, TAEASS502 and TAELLN411. Students following this Study Sequence will need to provide a copy of their TAE40110 qualification to their teacher after enrolment.
TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes More Information
TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills More Information
TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools More Information
TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation More Information

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes
TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools
TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Qualification Upgrade Structure

Mixed Mode
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Rockhampton City.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
January: Full Time/Part Time
March: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Mackay City.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
March: Full Time/Part Time

Standard Course Structure

Mixed Mode
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Mackay City.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
February: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
May: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
September: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Rockhampton City.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
February: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
June: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
September: Full Time/Part Time
November: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Noosa.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
February: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
May: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Mixed Mode

Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.
6 months - 2 years

The following information refers to this courses attendance requirements:

This course is offered by Mixed Mode study with compulsory attendance required to scheduled workshops. Workshops will be held at CQUniversity Mackay City or CQUniversity Rockhampton City. 

Students must commit to a minimum of 15 hours on average each week for preparation of assignment tasks, prescribed reading and self-directed learning. Ongoing support is available by email, phone and scheduled appointments throughout the course.

CQUniversity Mackay City

On-campus workshops will be held from 8.30 am - 4.30 pm each day at CQUniversity Mackay City.

TAE40116 Upgrade workshops

  • 6 March - 8 March
    - Does not include TAELLN411
  • 19 March - 22 March
    - Does not include TAELLN411
  • 26 June - 28 June
    - Does not include TAELLN411
  • 31 July - 2 August
    - Does not include TAELLN411
  • 25 September - 28 September
    - Includes TAELLN411
  • 2 October - 4 October
    - Does not include TAELLN411
  • 22 October - 25 October
    - Includes TAELLN411
  • 13 November - 16 November
    - Includes TAELLN411

Design Cluster workshops

Choose one of the following:

  • 22 May - 24 May 2018
  • 17 July - 19 July 2018

Delivery Cluster & LLN workshops

Choose one of the following:

  • 12 February - 16 February 2018
  • 9 July - 13 July 2018

Assessment Cluster workshops

Choose one of the following:

  • 16 April - 20 April 2018
  • 10 September - 14 September 2018


CQUniversity Gladstone City
  • 23 July - 26 July
    - Includes TAELLN411
  • 10 September - 12 September
    - Does not include TAELLN411


CQUniversity Brisbane

  • 13 November - 16 November
    - Includes TAELLN411

CQUniversity Rockhampton City

On-campus workshops will be held from 8.30 am - 4.30 pm each day at CQUniversity Rockhampton City.

Delivery Cluster workshops

Choose one of the following:

  • 26 February - 2 March 2018
  • 16 July - 20 July 2018

Assessment Cluster workshops

Choose one of the following:

  • 30 April - 4 May 2018
  • 15 October - 19 October 2018

Design Cluster workshop

Choose one of the following:

  • 11 June - 13 June 2018 (No further enrolments)

TAE Upgrade Workshop

  • 3 July – 6 July
    – Includes TAELLN411
  • 3 July – 6 July
    – Includes TAELLN411
  • 9 July – 12 July
    – Includes TAELLN411
  • 3 September – 5 September
    – Does not include TAELLN411
  • 10 September – 12 September
    – Does not include TAELLN411
  • 24 September – 26 September
    – Includes TAELLN411
  • 2 October – 4 October
    – Includes TAELLN411
  • 29 October – 31 October
    – Does not include TAELLN411
  • 6 November – 8 November
    – Does not include TAELLN411
  • 26 November – 29 November
    – Includes TAELLN411
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

More Details

Participants must bring laptop (or similar device) to workshop.