TAESS00011 Assessor Skill Set


Assessor Skill Set

This skill set is designed to provide VET practitioners with the assessor competencies to meet Standards for RTOs requirements. This course also includes an Introduction to Vocational Education and Training


Entry Requirements:

Those entering this program must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in their proposed 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.


*This skill set has been superseded by TAESS00019 Assessor Skill Set. Trainwest can issue this Skill Set up until 7 December 2023.

Please contact Trainwest for the TAESS00019 Assessor Skill Set Flyer, with delivery from March 2023


  • TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes
  • TAEASS402 Assess competence
  • TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation
  • TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools


Face to face training:

Face to face training for the TAESS00011 Assessor Skill Set program is delivered over eight days. The session times are 8:30am until 4:00pm each day.


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.

Please note as this Skill Set is in transition, students have up until 7 December 2023 for completion.

In-House training:

In-House training This Skill Set can be customised to suit your organisation and delivered in a flexible format to suit your workplace requirements. Contact Trainwest for more information.

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 this skill set 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.

Support Provided
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 one on one coaching free of charge. Additional one on one coaching is available at an hourly rate for those who need it.


  • Face to Face training  $1800
  • Recognition of prior learning $1200
  • Personal coaching per hour $150

Interest free payment plans

Trainwest has interest free payment plans available for this qualification. For terms and conditions refer to Trainwest Student Information Handbook or contact us.


Course Dates

Course dates are subject to change.

Trainwest will provide you with the skills, knowledge and practices to get the job done.

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.