There are many benefits in becoming a qualified vocational trainer and assessor. You could start your own business, become a contract trainer and/or assessor, manage the learning and development programs in your workplace or be qualified to work in a public or private registered Training Organisation (RTO).
Find out more about what's on offer at Bedford College, including detailed information about the courses you can study, by downloading our course guide.
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The TAE40116 is the minimum qualification required to work as a trainer/assessor in a structured training environment such as TAFE or a Private RTO. It is also suitable for individuals who provide on-the-fob instruction in a workplace environment, (i.e. delivering one-on-one training to apprentices or coaching and mentoring other staff). Successful participants will also be qualified ot conduct workplace assessments and skill audits.
This course includes 10 units as follows:
The course is structures into four learning clusters:
To enrol in the course participants must:
Please click here for the Assessment Requirements for each unit of competence in the course.
RTO Trainer and Assessor
Lead Trainer and Assessor
Industry mentor and/or coach
The upgrade course is specifically designed for applicants who hold the TAE40110 (now superseded) and wish to upgrade to the new TAE40116. The new rules state that ‘On or after 1 July 2019, training and assessment must only be delivered by persons with the updated assessment credential requirements’.
Go to Department Education and Training website for more details.
The TAE40110 and the TAE40116 are not equivalent. There are two new Core Units and two Non-equivalent units in the new course (all other units in the TAE40110 and the TAE40116 are deemed to be equivalent).
Some participants may already have completed some core or non-equivalent units and therefore the cost of upgrading to the new qualification is dependent upon the units to be completed. The costs for this upgrade are per unit price (see unit costs below).
On successful completion of the TAE40116 Upgrade Course you will be awarded the latest TAE40116 Qualification.
This qualification reflects the roles of experienced practitioners delivering training and assessment services within the vocation education (VET) sector. This may include roles as leading trainers and assessors, mentors or training/assessment managers.
This course includes 10 units of competency as follows:
The course is structured into four learning clusters:
Please click here for the Assessment Requirements for each unit of competence in this course.
This course reflects the role of training designers and developers and are responsible for analysing training needs and designing programs to meet those needs. They may also have a role in mentoring and advising other trainers and assessors and promoting innovative practices and providing examples of industry best practice in training and assessment.
There are ten units in this course:
TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools
TAEDES501 Design and develop learning strategies
TAEDES502 Design and develop learning resources
TAEDES505 Evaluate a training program
TAETAS501 Undertake organisational training needs analysis
TAEASS501 Provide advanced assessment practice
TAEDEL502 Provide advanced facilitation practice
TAEPDD501 Maintain and enhance professional practice
TAELLN501 Support the development of adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
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