Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Course Overview

The TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is Australia’s formal training qualification. This qualification is mandatory for any individual who wishes to work for a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and contribute to the issuing of an AQF Qualification through training and assessing. It will allow you to work within the vocational education and training (VET) sector.




Face-to-Face​ & Distance Learning


12 months​

Course Breakdown

Core Units


Design and develop learning programs


Use Training Packages and accredited courses to meet client needs


Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills


Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning


Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace


Plan assessment activities and processes


Design and develop assessment tools


Assess competence


Participate in assessment validation

Elective Units


Make presentations

Career Outcomes

Entry Requirements

Students entering this program must be able to demonstrate vocational competency (broad industry knowledge and experience) in the area in which they wish to train and assess. All potential students for this qualification must undertake an Alana Kaye College interview (face-to-face, telephone or online) and complete a TAE40116 Entry Requirements form and a My Qualification Plan before enrolment. This will help to determine the Target Group suitable for the student.

Recognition of Prior Learning

You can apply for RPL if you have the knowledge and skills gained through work, formal study, volunteering, informal or formal training, social activities or general life experiences. If you feel that you may qualify for RPL, please contact our office for further information about the process to demonstrate your experience and knowledge.

Course Fees


(this includes $400.00 non-refundable enrolment fee)

Students are responsible for the purchase of textbook/s relevant to this qualification. Payment plans are available.


  • Course learning and assessment material (excluding textbook/s)
  • Coffee and tea

Payment Plans

Alana Kaye believes that everyone should have access to quality education, which is why we have a range of payment options to choose from.

Up-front Payment

A payment of $1,400 is required prior to commencement of your course. This includes the non-refundable enrolment fee of $400 paid on enrolment. The remainder of the course fees can be paid on commencement or a payment arrangement can be negotiated by completing a Payment Plan Agreement. 

We accept payments via VISA, MasterCard or bank deposit. The Qualification will not be awarded until all payments are received.

Resources Required

Students are required to have access to a computer (or use Alana Kaye’s computer lab) to complete assessment tasks. Alana Kaye are conscious of the environment and where possible, provide resources and assessments in an electronic format. Please bring a laptop to workshops.