Certificate IV in Training & Assessment


Prepare yourself to work as a professional trainer or assessor in a workplace or in the education and training sector with this flexible course.

You will develop the skills necessary to create a meaningful learning environment, design learning processes and products, manage the learning process and develop skills in assessing other people’s progress through a course. You will be able to deliver training in a specific area of subject matter expertise.

The Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) is delivered online, except for three practical assessments. To complete your assessments, you’ll need access to a professional workplace environment, a recording device, and two groups of learners to deliver your training to.

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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Career Opportunities
  • Training Officer
  • Trainer
  • Assessor

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Recognised by the Australian Institute of Training and Development for membership requirements.


Access to a workplace



Course length
Self-paced (e.g. 13 hrs a week = finish in 6 months, 6.5 hrs a week = finish in 1 year). Complete within 18 months.
Study mode


Written assignments & 3 practical assessments in a workplace environment
Start date

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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Payment options

12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply

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  • You must have access to a workplace or simulated workplace activities to practise what you learn. You must provide evidence of this such as written letter of confirmation.

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Designing and developing learning programs
  • Developing assessment tools
  • Facilitating individual and group-based learning
  • Assessing competence

Practical assessment component

Assessment for this course includes three practical assessments. You will need access to:

Course structure

10 units


  1. TAELLN411 - Address adult language, literacy & numeracy skills

  2. TAEASS402B - Assess competence

  3. TAEDES401A - Design & develop learning programs

  4. BSBCMM401A - Make a presentation

  5. TAEASS403B - Participate in assessment validation

  6. TAEASS401B - Plan assessment activities & processes

  7. TAEDEL401A - Plan, organise & deliver group-based learning

  8. TAEDEL402A - Plan, organise & facilitate learning in the workplace

  9. TAEDEL301A - Provide work skill instruction

  10. TAEDES402A - Use training packages & accredited courses to meet client needs

Support and delivery

When you study online with OTEN, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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