This course has been tailored to suit secondary school teachers who are currently, or intending to deliver a VET program. Ideal for any teacher wanting to improve their skills with qualifications that are recognised nationally in training and assessing. Trainwest has contextualised this course to recognise the skills and knowledge secondary school teachers bring to the VET environment.
Those entering this program must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in their proposed teaching and assessing area to protect the integrity of the qualification. 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.
Local entry requirements
This specialised course is for teachers who are working in a secondary school environment and have access to students undertaking Vocational Education and Training courses. Students are required to provide a copy of the following documents with their enrolment:
The TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment* facilitated by Trainwest contains the following units of competency
*This qualification has been superseded by TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
Students have 12 months to complete their qualification (Trainwest can issue up until 7th December 2024).
Please note, in accordance with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (2015), the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment meets the requirements to deliver and assess nationally accredited training.
Please contact Trainwest for the TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Flyer with dates available from April 2023.
Face to face
The TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Secondary Teachers course is delivered over five days. The course times are 8.30 am until 4.00 pm each day. Students are required to complete a workplace project relevant to the VET programs being delivered at your school or college. In line with the Australian Qualifications Framework Volume of Learning students have a maximum of 12 months to complete all assessment requirements.
This specialist course for Secondary Teachers includes the recognition of your prior learning and workplace skills and knowledge for the following units of competency:
TAEDEL401 Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
This recognition process requires you to provide supporting documentation. The RPL kit will guide you in the collection of the required evidence. Trainwest will provide you with this upon enrolment. This evidence will be processed on day two of your course. Please do not hesitate in contacting Trainwest if you have any questions.
All sessions will be delivered at Trainwest Training Centre 154 Epsom Avenue Belmont WA 6104
Students have up to 12 months to submit their assessments. Please be aware this is a maximum time frame and is greatly dependant on your current job role and pre-existing skills and abilities. You can submit your assessments at any time after attending the face to face component. The actual time for completion varies between students.
The TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Secondary Teachers course can be delivered at your secondary school or college. For information and pricing contact Trainwest Student Services.
Professional Development opportunities:
Trainwest can deliver the TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills and TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools at your school or college. Training will take place over two days.
Trainwest provides ongoing support to students throughout the duration of the program via email and telephone. We also offer post course support workshops at no additional charge which will provide students with the opportunity to have time away from the workplace to work on assessments with support from the Trainwest Trainer and Assessor.
Each student has access to 30 minutes of one on one coaching free of charge. Additional one on one coaching is available at an hourly rate for those who need it.
Recognition of Prior Learning:
RPL is an assessment based pathway and is suitable for those who already have the skills and knowledge in one or more of the areas which make up the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and do not wish to undergo further training. For those considering RPL please speak with the Trainwest Student Support team. The Student Support Team will make an initial assessment of suitability and discuss the RPL process before sending an application kit.
You can get in touch with us on our contact form, by email, or by phone on 1300 938 411. The Trainwest team are always here to discuss your training requirements in Perth, regional WA or throughout Australia.