TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
|Training Format||Blended 13 Workshops E-learning, Homework and Student Support|
|Course Fee||$3900 or NSW Smart and Skilled price $1580-$1850* Conditions apply|
|Support Days||17th June 2019, 12th July 2019, 16th August 2019, 13th September 2019, 18th October 2019, 15th November 2019 and 13th December|
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This course can be conducted on your site. Please contact us for details.
Smart and Skilled training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Our TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment course is a Nationally Recognised Qualification with industry experienced instructors and flexible learning options.
Forsythes Training offers a program that will give trainers and other professionals involved in training and assessment a formally recognised qualification.
For convenience you can attend courses in either Newcastle or if you have 8 or more participants we will come to your premises anywhere in Australia.
This course is organised into ten (10) units of competency, made up of nine (9) core units plus one (1) elective unit.
The program is comprised of
Thirteen (13) face to face classroom workshops
All students have access to E-learning
optional Student support sessions for participants who may require additional support.
Traditional workshop delivery at Forsythes Training or a dedicated event at your workplace, with Student Support Days to provide one on one guidance. (See public scheduled dates below, also includes access to online materials).
For your convenience we have training scheduled in Newcastle
Participants must attend clustered units in a block of consecutive training days.
|Units||Current Intake||Next Program Dates|
TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment reflects the roles of individuals delivering training and assessment services in the vocational education and training (VET) sector. This qualification (or the skill sets derived from units of competency within it) is also suitable preparation for those engaged in the delivery of training and assessment of competence in a workplace context, as a component of a structured VET program.
This qualification is the national minimum standard formally required by professionals involved in training and assessment. This course provides all the skills necessary to conduct training and assessment in a professional manner.
Volume of Learning
The volume of learning of a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is typically six months to two years.
Who should attend?
This course is a qualification for enterprise and RTO trainers and assessors wishing to obtain the training and assessment competencies to assess according to industry requirements. These individuals would require the skills to plan, prepare, deliver, assess and improve vocational training. Individuals should be engaged in a training and education environment or have vocational skills at a level that supports training and education in the subject area in which they intend to teach. The technical expertise achieved in this qualification may be utilised in, and is not limited to, the following job roles:
- enterprise trainer
- enterprise assessor
- RTO trainer
- RTO assessor
- training adviser or training needs analyst
- vocational education teacher
- Employees who need to achieve this level in the workplace. These people may have experience but lack formal qualifications.
The qualification also provides an opportunity for existing workers to obtain formal qualifications for the skills already acquired with experience. For this requirement, an RPL kit can be provided to any participants wishing to pursue this pathway.
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.
You will be asked to complete a series of questions relating to your previous employment and training history. You will be required to agree to and provide written permission for Forsythes Training to contact your employer.
After achieving TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, participants may undertake TAE50116 Diploma in Vocational Education and Training or TAE50216 Diploma in Training Design and Development.
Recognition of Prior Learning
For participants not wishing to attend classroom workshops, skills recognition through an assessment only pathway is available through a formal RPL application process where previous industry experience applies. A Recognition kit will need to be completed.
AQF Qualifications and Statements of Attainment are recognised at enrolment or during the course through the Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer process, provided qualifications are relevant to the course undertaken are current.
Participants are provided with a full set of participant guides and assessment booklets for use throughout the program with clear instructions on the assessments required.
Assessment tasks include:
- Written questionairres
- Project work
- Development of training and assessment materials
- In class assessments, role plays and question and answer activities
- Work based assessment and self-paced assessment activities
Student Support days included! What’s this?
Part of the program contains sections of self-paced learning where participants are required to complete some assessments within their workplace/outside of classroom workshops. This includes on-the-job learning, research and additional reading.
Forsythes Training has grouped the units of competency into four (4) clusters (listed below) which provides more opportunity for flexible delivery and assessment.
Participants are provided a full brief on the outcomes of the training and assessment and are provided an overview at the commencement of the program.
This is discussed in detail with participants and are advised in induction to seek support from the trainer/assessor should the need arise throughout the program.
Student Information Handbook
Forsythes Training recommends that you access our Student Information Handbook click here to access.
The Student Information Handbook provides you with information about Forsythes Training and covers the following areas:
- Company profile
- Student registration process including our refund policy and course cost information
- Student Induction
- Student records and information
- The assessment process and policies
- Rights, responsibilities and standards
- Student Feedback
- Recognised Prior Learning (RPL), Recognised Current Competency (RCC), Direct Credit Transfer (DCT)
- Appeals Process
- WHS Policies and Procedures
- Forsythes Training Guarantee
If there is anything in the handbook where you require further clarification, please do not hesitate to call Forsythes Training on 02 4922 0122 and one of our friendly team members will be more than happy to assist you.
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