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Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Accelerated Teacher Program)

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Accelerated Teacher Program)
Course Duration
5 day workshop plus self-paced activities
Course Delivery
Live or Online Interactive Classes combined with RPL for qualified teachers.
Course Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements
Course Accreditation
This is a nationally recognised qualification


Are you interested in pursuing a career as a trainer or assessor? Do you want to enhance your skills and knowledge in training and assessment? Look no further than the TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment!

This nationally recognised qualification will equip you with the skills and knowledge to design and deliver effective training programs, assess learners' performance, and evaluate training outcomes. You'll be able to work in a variety of settings, including vocational education and training (VET) institutions, workplaces, and community organizations. Our accelerated teacher program incorporates a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) component tailored specifically to the experiences of registered secondary school teachers who are currently working in an educational environment.

The TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is designed to be flexible and accessible. You can study online or in-person, full-time or part-time and collect RPL evidence from your school VET environment.

The program is delivered by experienced trainers and assessors who will support you throughout your learning journey.

All our TAE programs include access to live MS Teams or face2face interactive classes, weekly homework club, monthly full day homework club and daily phone support - we help you succeed!

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The Accelerated Teacher Program is specifically designed for registered secondary school teachers working in an educational environment who are inspired to share their industry knowledge and skills within a school or the wider VET sector.

When you finish this course, you’ll be able to:

1. Fast Track 
5 consecutive days (via live MS Team and other locations)

2. Non-consecutive live interactive MS Teams classes - Book as you go!
Teachers can work on self-paced parts of the course and book 5 live MS Teams classes around their busy timetable. Classes are available during the school term and during school holidays.

3. Two-Term Split 
Three full day facetoface classes then join the final two days via MS Teams at a later date.

4. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) 
Recognition of Prior Learning is the process that is used to recognise the skills and knowledge you have acquired through personal and work experience - the "University of Life". The evidence you provide is matched to a complete qualification where possible or alternatively, to part of a qualification. A successful RPL application means that you could receive certification without further study or may be able to fast track through a qualification. Please contact us to organise an individual assessment of your current knowledge and skills.

This course is designed for people interested in developing their capacity to be an:

Enrolment in this program requires you to have access to a VET training environment and appropriately qualified mentor to complete assessments.

You have 12 months from course commencement to complete this qualification.

To complete this qualification you must demonstrate competency in a total of 12 units. 6 of these units are core and 6 are electives, of which 3 must be selected from Group A.  We have selected electives that represent a broad understanding and best practice for VET trainers in a school environment. 

Units of Competency - Delivered and AssessedCore/Elective/Group
TAEPDD401 Work effectively in the VET sectorCore
BSBAUD412 Work within compliance frameworksElective
TAEDES411 Use nationally recognised training products to meet vocational training needsCore
TAEDES412 Design and develop plans for vocational trainingCore
TAELLN422 Use foundation skills resources, strategies and adviceElective
TAEASS412 Assess competenceCore
TAEASS413 Participate in assessment validationCore
Units of Competency - via RPL 
TAEDEL416 Facilitate learning for young vocational learnersElective - Group A
TAEDEL311 Provide work skill instructionElective - Group A
BSBCMM411 Make presentationsElective
TAEDEL414 Mentor in the workplaceElective - Group A
TAEDEL411 Facilitate vocational trainingCore

Your learning resources will include:

You will also be able to access our “Homework Club” tutorials and individual support calls.

During your studies, you will need access to the following:

Assessment is a combination of:

If you successfully complete this qualification you could continue your studies in higher level adult education qualifications within the VET or university sectors. You may also choose to enrol in a specialised Skill Set such as Learning Support, Online Learning and Assessment, Advanced Facilitation or Foundation Skills.

Please see our full Fee Schedule for information about unit costs (where applicable), RPL fees and Refund Policy.

5 Days Consecutive Days

Two Term Split or

Non-consecutive live interactive MS Teams classes

Full RPL