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TAE50116

Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

Upgrade you career in vocational education and training. This course equips you with specialised skills and knowledge to provide leadership and support to trainers and assessors.

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NEXT START DATE 11 Jul 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS
WAYS TO STUDY Online
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$4,940

Course overview

Move into a leadership position in vocational education and training. This course will equip you with advanced educational skills required to design and deliver vocational education and training.

As the Australian job market becomes more competitive, the number of students expected to enrol in tertiary education is projected to increase over the next five years. This course will prepare you to work in a leadership role for training providers including TAFE institutes and private Registered Training Organisations.

TAFE Queensland is the largest and most experienced provider of vocational education and training in Queensland. Make the leap into your new career as a senior trainer and assessor and learn from expert educators who have a high degree of technical skills and knowledge. You will develop high-level skills to design and implement training and assessment strategies and tools, implement facilitation practices, learn how to effectively support the development of adult language, literacy and numeracy skills, and provide leadership to trainers and assessors.

Successful completion of this course will qualify you to work as a senior trainer and assessor in the vocational training sector. You will develop advanced assessment practices in line with learning frameworks, legislation and standards.

What can I do?

  • Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Trainer
  • Adult Language
  • Lead Trainer
  • Lead Trainer and Assessor
  • Senior Trainer and Assessor
  • Senior Assessor and Trainer
  • Senior Assessor

Course outcome:

TAE50116 Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

What you will study.

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 4 elective units from the list below. 

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAEASS501
    Provide advanced assessment practice
    UNIT CODE :
    TAEASS501
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead assessment processes as a part of a continuous improvement strategy among a group of assessors within a Registered Training Organisation (RTO).
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide advanced assessment practice

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAEASS502
    Design and develop assessment tools
    UNIT CODE :
    TAEASS502
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to design and to develop assessment tools used to guide the collection of quality evidence, including their application in formative, summative and recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Design and develop assessment tools

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAEDEL502
    Provide advanced facilitation practice
    UNIT CODE :
    TAEDEL502
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide high-level facilitation, including reflective and continuous improvement practices, in a vocational education and training (VET) context.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide advanced facilitation practice

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAEDES501
    Design and develop learning strategies
    UNIT CODE :
    TAEDES501
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to design, develop and review learning strategies.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Design and develop learning strategies

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAELLN501
    Support the development of adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
    UNIT CODE :
    TAELLN501
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to support adult learners to extend their language, literacy and numeracy skills within a workplace or community context. It requires a sound knowledge of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) and skills to extend own practice, and the practice of others.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Support the development of adult language, literacy and numeracy skills

  • UNIT CODE
  • TAEPDD501
    Maintain and enhance professional practice
    UNIT CODE :
    TAEPDD501
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage personal professional performance, and to take responsibility for professional development in relation to the provision of training and/or assessment services.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Maintain and enhance professional practice

Ways to study
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11 Jul 2022
18 months
Part time virtual classes over 3 days up to 6 hours per week
Monday,Wednesday,Friday
  • Full fee: $4,940

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Diploma of Vocational Education and Training (TAE50116)

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Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

COURSE CODE: TAE50116
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this course, it would be beneficial to hold the current Cert IV in Training and Assessment.

Resources Required

You will need to have access to a reliable internet connection and a device with software that enables you to complete complex documentation, tables and recorded video assessment requirements.

To attend classes you will be required to have a device that has both video and microphone capabilities as all classes are delivered virtually.

Need to know

It is important to note that this course is not self-paced and is structured by way of weekly classes and assessment due dates.

Not all class sessions will be recorded so it is therefore essential that you have the capacity to attend all evening classes.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Apply through QTAC

You can apply to study this course through the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre (QTAC). You will need to submit your application on the QTAC website. It will be assessed, and if you are successful you will receive an offer directly through QTAC. You will need to accept your offer from QTAC before enrolling with TAFE Queensland.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers

Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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