There are two options with this course.  You can study the Full Course, or you can upgrade your existing TAE40110 qualification with our Upgrade Program.

1) Full Course

Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge and skills to help others achieve their goals? Careers in education and training are diverse, challenging and rewarding.

Box Hill Institute’s courses in training, assessment and education provide you with the essential skills, knowledge and professional requirements you need to commence or advance your career – whether you want to work as a school services officer in the education sector, or as a trainer and assessor in vocational education. Well qualified and accredited graduates, such as those produced by Box Hill Institute, are highly sought after.

Teaching emphasises theoretical knowledge and practical skills. You will learn from experienced industry professionals in a collaborative environment that reflect standard industry practices. Qualifications are nationally accredited and recognised Australia-wide.

Box Hill Institute will give you the education and training you need for a career in education and training.

2) Upgrade Program

If you wish to upgrade your qualification from the TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training & Assessment to TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training & Assessment then you can apply for our Qualification Upgrade Program.  This will involve study in either three or four units.  If you already hold the TAELLN411 Address Adult Language Literacy & Numeracy Skills unit, then you will only need to study the remaining three units. 

  • TAEASS401 Plan Assessment Activities and Processes
  • TAEASS403 Participate in Assessment Validation
  • TAEASS502 Design and Develop Assessment Tools
  • TAELLN411 Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skills

National Code TAE40116
Study Areas Training & Assessment
Study Level Certificate IV
Study Type Local
Study Mode

Full course PT: 6+ months 
Upgrade course PT: 5 - 10 weeks

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill, City, Lilydale

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $1,980.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $396.00
Full Tuition Fee $4,125.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $100.00
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies

* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

Full program: February, May, July and September.

Upgrade program: regular intakes are being held.

Full program: part time 6+ months (1 day per week for 27 sessions).

Upgrade program: 3 full day sessions over 5 weeks (if you have TAELLN411 unit).  For those requiring the TAELLN411 unit, this is delivered as a separate program with 2 full day sessions over 2 weeks.

Box Hill, City, Lilydale

Full program – you must be able to demonstrate vocational competency in your proposed teaching and assessing area.  Vocational competency is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience, and may include, but is not limited to, holding a current relevant unit of competency or qualification.

Upgrade program – you must provide certified copies of your TAE40110 Certificate and Transcript to enrol.  

For both programs, you will need to have access to a computer (with Adobe Reader, Microsoft applications and Chrome web browser installed), plus the Internet.  In order to fulfil the requirements of the course, you must be digitally literate (that is, be able to use Microsoft Word and Powerpoint – document creation, uploading, downloading, saving, cutting and pasting, creating and manipulating tables/templates, etc.). 

After successful completion, you can apply for entry into the Diploma of Vocational Education and Training.

Direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 4

After successful completion you can apply for roles such as: 

  • Enterprise trainer
  • Enterprise assessor
  • Registered Training Organisation (RTO) trainer
  • RTO assessor
  • Vocational education teacher

Full program: 10 units (9 core and 1 elective). 

Upgrade program: 3 or 4 units (depending on whether you currently hold TAELLN411).

Last updated: February 22, 2019 12:53pm