TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development

About this Qualification

This qualification reflects the roles of training developers and instructional designers who are responsible for analysing training needs and designing training solutions and products to meet workplace capability requirements, and evaluating the effectiveness of training programs. They may have a role in providing guidance and advice to trainers and assessors, promoting innovative practices, and in researching and incorporating best practice in training and assessment into training programs and products.


In order to enter the program you must be a teacher, trainer or assessor in an enterprise or a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), or providing training/assessment advisory services.

Units of Competency

Core Units

  • TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools
  • TAEDES501 Design and develop learning strategies
  • TAEDES502 Design and develop learning resources
  • TAEDES505 Evaluate a training program
  • TAETAS501 Undertake organisational training needs analysis

Elective Units

  • TAEASS501 Provide advanced assessment practice
  • TAEDEL502 Provide advanced facilitation practice
  • TAEPDD501 Maintain and enhance professional practice
  • TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
  • TAELLN501 Support the development of adult language literacy and numeracy skills

Qualification Delivery

This qualification is achieved in combination with the TAE50116 Diploma of Vocational Education and Training course

TAE50116 Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

This qualification reflects the roles of experienced practitioners delivering training and assessment services usually within Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) within the vocational education and training (VET) sector.

Please note that you will receive TWO qualifications at NO additional cost.


    Update Options

    Persons holding the superseded TAE50211 and the units included in that qualification meet the packaging rules of the new TAE50216, AFS is able to offer you an update for $250.


    Course Information

    Course Code

    Diploma of Training Design and Development

    TAE50211 Upgrade to TAE50216

    Through Recognition of Prior Learning

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