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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.

It applies to experienced practitioners responsible for the development and/or delivery of training and assessment products and services.

Please note: To complete this unit you must have the following:

  • Written, reading and spoken English to read and interpret a range of documentation, develop and draft various documents, use clear language to participate in verbal conversations
  • A computer with the latest Adobe Acrobat Reader and Microsoft Word
  • Internet access using current browsers e.g. Safari, Chrome, Firefox
  • Candidates should have access to real vocational learners and access to an operational training and assessment environment.
  • Contact may be conducted via Skype/Zoom, so this capabilty needs to be considered



Distance Learning  – you will have 3 months to complete this unit



What you get:

  • This unit is a core unit in the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
  • You will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools.

What you learn:

  • Determining the focus of the assesment tool
  • Designing and developing different assessment tools and their insrtuments
  • Reviewing and trialing the assessment tools.


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