TAE40116 – Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

by RPL

The TAE40116 – Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is Australia’s leading training qualification, suited to workplace training roles across many industries. In this qualification, you will learn essential skills in the design, delivery and assessment of vocational based training. If you’re looking to get into Vocational Education and Training (VET) or wish to learn how to facilitate learning in the workplace, this is the course for you!

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective Prerequisites
TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes Core Nil
TAEASS402 Assess competence Core Nil
TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation Core Nil
TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools Core Nil
TAEDEL401 Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning Core Nil
TAEDEL402 Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace Core Nil
TAEDES401 Design and develop learning programs Core Nil
TAEDES402 Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs Core Nil
TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills Core Nil
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation Elective* Nil

*The elective unit can be substitute from any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Certificate IV or above.

  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent.
  • You must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in your proposed teaching and assessing area.

*Vocational competency is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience and may include holding a relevant unit of competency or qualification.

  • You must have a computer with internet access, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint installed.
  • You must provide a valid ID with your picture and signature
  • TAE College will provide you free initial assessment
  • RPL or RPL plus Gap Training

Duration may be varied by individual circumstance

Career Summary Previous Academic attainments (if applicable) Work experience
Identity document


Most updated form of resume


Cover letter outlining career summary


Recommendation letters from employers


Employment contract


Job description


Reference letters



Certified copies of certificate(s) (in English)


Certified copies of transcript(s) (in English)


Previous statement of attainment(s) (in English)


Course outlines for units attained


Past assessment(s)

Previous work memos


Write up on key projects undertaken previously and your involvement


Photographs or Videos of any projects or accomplishment


On the job training which you have undertaken or have trained (procedural/company policies) (if applicable)


Any initiatives or strategies which you have personally implemented (if applicable)


Logbooks (if applicable)


Invoices/quotations (if applicable)

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a TAE40116 – Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, including a transcript of all completed units. Learners that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

  • TAFE Trainer
  • Registered Training Organisation (RTO) Trainer and/or Assessor
  • Enterprise Trainer and/or Assessor
  • Training Adviser
  • Training Needs Analyst
  • Mentor/Coach
  • Any career that requires Workplace Training skills


We do not guarantee that:

  • completion of a TAE qualification guarantees an employment outcome; or
  • a learner will successfully complete a training product on its scope of registration; or
  • a training product can be completed in a manner which does not meet the requirements of the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) 2015.

$1259 - $1459

  • Duration

subject to RPL assessment on a case by case basis

  • Location

Online (Livestream/Webinar)