TAE 40116

Training and Assessment 

Penn's Education's hallmark certificate is the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, and our TAE courses are among the best in the country. In Australia, the Cert IV TAE course is the industry standard for becoming a certified trainer and assessor.

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" The TAE is a solid foundation into the knowledge needed to start your journey in becoming a trainer and assessor in Australia, With Pen The Au Institute the tasks are easily understood and learnt."



" If training is what you want to do then this is the course for you. It provides a full guideline in knowledge for you to become the trainer in any industry."



" Learning the TAE will help you in your professional career and gain you the solid foundation in creating accurate courses for your future students.."


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Anyone who wishes to teach or conduct recognised training in Australia must have a TAE, and it is frequently required as a work requirement or chosen by individuals looking for a new career in training and assessment. Working at a registered training organisation (RTO), TAFE, or in a trainer capacity in any organisation that requires a qualified training and assessment. It's great for becoming an RTO trainer and assessor, a workplace trainer, a vocational education teacher, a corporate or enterprise trainer and TAFE instructor.


Penn's Certificate IV in Training and Assessment may be completed online or in person at locations across Australia, and will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need to apply for a wide range of teaching, training, and assessing positions in a variety of businesses and industries.


This course teaches a variety of key skills such as training design, delivery, and assessment. Learn how to create and implement learning programmes and assessment tools, as well as how to address client needs with training packages and authorised courses. You'll also learn how to plan, organise, facilitate, and deliver workplace training to both individuals and groups.

You Will Learn Online via an option 1 to 3


Online Only


now at $990 from $1490


Online + Live Review


now at $1490 from $1990


Complete Live only 


now at $2490 from $2990


  • Qualified Trainer and Assessor

  • TAFE Teacher

  • Training Advisor

  • Workplace Trainer and Assessor

  • Enterprise Trainer

  • Vocation Education Teacher in a School

  • Instructional Designer

  • Trainer in a Registered Training Organisation (RTO)

  • Learning and Development Professional

  • Vocational Education Teacher

  • Those Wanting to Start their Own RTO business

  • Training and Development Professional

  • Any career that requires a Professional Trainer skill-set



Training and Assessor 

  • Online Self-Paced Course

  • Online + Live Face-to-Face Course

  • Live Face-to-Face Course 

Start any time for Online Self-Paced!

Live Face to Face 

3-hour evening workshops per week for 28 weeks


  • Are you at least 18 years old? 

  • Have a good command of the English language 

  • Have a basic understanding of computers

  • A USI (Unique Student Identifier); 

  • A valid photo ID with his or her signature; 

  • Conduct a language, literacy, and numeracy assessment; 

  • Ability to use any technology that is required 

  • Accessing and using online programmes requires information technology abilities. 

  • Self-motivation to learn on their own and experience 

  • Work and family obligations are examples of competing forces that can affect self-paced study time.


  • Work Health and Safety Courses – BSB41419 and BSB51319

  • Project Management Courses – BSB41515 and BSB51415

  • Business Admin or Human Resources Courses – BSB41015 and BSB40515

  • Early Childhood Education and Care Courses – CHC30113 and CHC50113

  • Individual Support Courses – CHC33015

  • Financial Services Courses – FNS40217 and FNS50217

  • TAE50116 – Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

  • TAE50216 – Diploma of Training Design and Development

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core units


  • TAEDES401 – Design and develop learning programs

  • TAEDES402 – Use training packages & accredited courses to meet client needs

  • TAEDEL401 – Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning

  • TAEDEL402 – Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

  • TAEASS401 – Plan assessment activities and processes

  • TAEASS402 – Assess competence

  • TAEASS403 – Participate in assessment validation

  • TAEASS502 – Design and develop assessment tools

  • TAELLN411 – Address adult language, literacy, and numeracy skills


  • BSBCMM401 – Make a presentation

Self pace option


This course lasts 12 months and requires up to 900 hours of study time, depending on your prior knowledge and expertise. After you enrol, you will be requested to complete a Personal Learning Plan Evaluation in order to measure your knowledge. Following completion, you will be given a training plan that will identify your cohort based on your current level of knowledge and skill s.


Live Face to Face 

3-hour evening workshops per week for 28 weeks

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I'm Chery

"In Penn I learnt to be a leading  "training and assessor". A courses that provided the skills, knowledge, and certification i needed to deliver high-quality workplace training in virtually any organisation. This includes schools, training organisations, TAFEs, not-for-profits, businesses and corporations, government institutes, and any other organisation, large or small, that requires qualified trainers and assessors. It was the next step I'm ny career"

Training and Assessment Expert with 12+ Years of Professional Experience.

What People Say

My TAE experience really gave me a solid foundation into the knowledge I needed to start my teaching career. Informative and made it easy to complete the course."

Christopher Grey , MELBOURNE


" My TAE experience really gave me a solid foundation into the knowledge I needed to start my teaching career. The Penn personal are very informative which made it easy to complete the course."


Christopher Grey. MELBOURNE

" I started my training with Penn and finished off with confidence in every aspect of training and assessment. Clear and to the point.



Frank Wright. SYDNEY

" Easy, simple and informative course work with both theory and ado content. Making the learning process refined and concise."




Michelle De'Angel. BRISBANE

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