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Do you need to train people or extend your expertise in workplace training?
This program is essential for people who wish to develop their skills in the design, delivery and assessment of vocation-based training. It also qualifies you to deliver nationally-accredited vocational training in TAFEs, private and enterprise-based registered training organisations as well as in secondary schools with vocational programs.
RMIT is a world-class provider of training. This program is led by highly skilled industry and education specialists with local and international experience in providing instruction that responds to the rapidly changing work and training environment.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.
You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.
This course is led by highly experienced and qualified trainers who model exceptional training skills, giving you the opportunity to practise these skills in a supportive class environment as well as engage in workplace projects.
You’ll engage in workplace-based projects relating to the design, delivery and assessment of training. Recent student projects include:
- the upskilling of staff in IT, administration and customer service
- occupational health and safety training
- in-house professional development.
RMIT University is committed to providing you with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional or vocational practice.
This program is delivered at the RMIT City campus as a semester-long evening program, 1 day per week for 10 weeks or as an intensive program over 1 month.
For industry clients, RMIT can come to you and customise the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment to be taught off-site.
You will explore foundational skills in the design, LLN, delivery and assessment of training programs including:
- understanding learner needs
- addressing adult language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) needs
- developing session plans and programs for group-based and individual learning
- understanding assessment in a competency-based system.
You’ll explore the resources and networks necessary to work effectively in the national training system in the vocational education and training sector. You’ll gain access to specialist industry knowledge including:
- training packages
- quality requirements
- the function of industry skills councils.
You'll learn how to design a learning program for particular learner groups and qualifications. Your trainer will model a variety of delivery and assessment techniques and encourage you to develop your own skills through in-class presentations and workplace-based projects.
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Semester Long - 13 evening sessions plus 3 full Saturdays and 1 half day Saturday
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Program code: C4277
National curriculum code: TAE40110
Job roles associated with this qualification relate to the delivery of training and assessment within the VET sector.
The Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) has national recognition as the entry-level qualification for those wanting to work in vocational education and training. Teachers and trainers in TAFEs and other registered training organisations must have this qualification, which is becoming increasingly called for in job descriptions for areas such as human resources or team leader roles, where staff development forms part of the role.
Graduates of this program are employed by a range of organisations including private RTOs, government departments, schools, community organisations and large vocational education institutes.
Possible job titles and roles relevant to this qualification include:
- enterprise trainer
- enterprise assessor
- registered training organisation (RTO) trainer
- RTO assessor
- vocational education teacher
- VET in VCE or VCAL secondary school teacher.
The Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) has national recognition as the entry-level qualification for those wanting to work in vocational education and training. Teachers and trainers in TAFEs and other registered training organisations must have this qualification, which is being increasingly specified in job descriptions in areas like human resources or team leadership, where staff development is part of the role.
You must include in your application
- a current CV
- a statement explaining why you wish to undertake this program.
For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit English language requirements and equivalency information.
Don't meet the English language test scores? Complete an Advanced Plus Certificate at RMIT English Worldwide.
The tuition fees you will pay for this program will depend on whether you are offered a Victorian Government subsidised place or a full-fee place.
To find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place, follow the steps at ‘How to check if you are eligible’.
The student tuition fees as displayed by the fee finder are indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees are adjusted on an annual basis and these fees should only be used as a guide. Learn more about fees for vocational study.
If your application for a fee concession is approved, you will be charged 20% of the standard government subsidised tuition fee for your program. You will also be charged a lower rate on your student services and amenities fee (SSAF).
In addition to tuition fees, you will be charged an annual student services and amenities fee (SSAF), which is used to maintain and enhance services and amenities that improve your experience as an RMIT student.
The SSAF is calculated based on your enrolment load and the maximum fee for 2018 is $298.
For more information about calculating your actual SSAF see Paying SSAF.
You may also be required to purchase other items related to your program, including field trips, textbooks and equipment. These additional fees and expenses vary from program to program.
In addition to tuition fees you also need to pay for:
- Student services and amenities fee (SSAF) in each calendar year.
- Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) - Student visa holders must have cover for the total duration of their visa.
- Some programs incur additional expenses.
You also need to account for your living expenses. Estimate the cost of living in Melbourne.