TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Program Details:

Qualification Code & Name: TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Qualification Description:

This qualification reflects the roles of entry-level vocational education and training (VET) teachers, trainers and assessors who are delivering training services to vocational learners and assessment services to candidates.

The roles may be undertaken by those working in registered training organisations (RTOs), enterprises, community organisations, schools and other VET provision contexts.

The volume of learning of the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is typically six months to two years.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification considerations

This qualification meets the minimum education requirement for trainers and assessors operating without supervision under applicable VET legislation, frameworks and/or standards. The qualification is a successor to TAE40116Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

Qualification Requirements: Total number of units = 12

• 6 core units, plus
• 6 elective units

Delivery Mode/s:

Zoom online-based face to Face blended learning -online (Moodle) Check the timetable with student services.

Units of Competency:

Core Units:

TAEASS412 – Assess competence

TAEASS413 – Participate in assessment validation

TAEDEL411 – Facilitate vocational training

TAEDES411 – Use nationally recognised training products to meet vocational training needs

TAEDES412 – Design and develop plans for vocational training

TAEPDD401 – Work effectively in the VET sector

Elective Units

Group A Training and assessment

TAEASS404 – Assess competence in an online environment

TAEASS512  – Design and develop assessment tools

TAEASS514 – Develop and implement plans for recognition of prior learning

Group B Learner support

TAELLN421 – Integrate core skills support into training and assessment

TAELLN422 – Use foundation skills resources, strategies and advice

Group C General

BSBAUD411 – Participate in quality audits

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


Upon completion of our Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE40122, you will have the essential skills to teach and assess VET programs and a professional portfolio to present at job interviews. Employment opportunities include work as a trainer and assessor within TAFEs and RTOs, a placement officer, coordinator, or assessor; a VCE assessor, a course developer or a work placement coordinator.

Career Opportunities:

Trainer and Assessor within TAFEs and RTOs

Placement Officer or Coordinator

Placement Assessor

VCE Trainer and Assessor

Course Developer

Placement Coordinator

Course Developer

VCAL Assessor

VCAL Trainer

Placement Officer

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