TAE40122 Certificate IV in training and assessment

TAE40122 Certificate IV in training and assessment


The TAE40122 Certificate IV in training and assessment is the industry benchmark for trainers and assessors starting in the vocational education sector. The twelve units of study take you through the key skills areas of design, delivery and assessment and provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to undertake a role as a qualified, accredited, vocational trainer/assessor.

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.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Total number of units = 12 

6 core units  plus

6 elective units


Work effectively in vocational education and training 


Use nationally recognised training products for accredited vocational training  and assessment 


Design and develop plans for accredited vocational training 


Work within compliance frameworks 


Facilitate vocational training 


Facilitate training in the workplace 


Support the learning and development of teams and individuals 


Provide work skill instruction 


Make presentations 


Mentor in the workplace


Assess competence  


Participate in assessment moderation and validation 


Delivery Methods

1. Virtual

2. Client/institutional delivery – face-to-face

Our virtual program calendar can be view here.

The programs consists of three workshops:

1. Day 1-3: Working in VET and program design

2. Day 4-8: Training planning and delivery

3. Day 9-12 Assessing and validating training

Assessment methods

  • Examination Questions
  • Practical Activities         
  • Scenario Assessment
  • Presentation/Simulation
  • Workplace Reports
  • Observation
  • Portfolio of Evidence

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.

Pathways from this qualification include:

TAE50122 Diploma of vocational education and training

in any of the three specialisations offered.

Course Fee

  • $3597 FUll program

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  • Duration: 6-12 Months depending on your existing experience. Some of your skills can be recognised during the collection of evidence. so please ask us how when you enquire.