TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development


This qualification reflects the roles of training developers and instructional designers who are responsible for analysing training needs, 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, e.g. e-learning, and in researching and incorporating best practice in training and assessment into training programs and products.

This qualification is aimed at participants who are working in a training role within an organisation and are responsible for the design of products and training solutions and leading other trainers and assessors as well as designing approaches to learning and assessment strategies across their organisation or in the VET sector.


Skills Strategies International delivers the TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development in blended mode including tutorial sessions, online learning and workplace learning. The tutorial sessions are scheduled every month.

Please enquire about online delivery or bespoke group training options.


Streamline your approach to VET management and delivery, create efficient processes, maximise learner results with your delivery strategies and be recognised for your best practice.

General Information

The qualification consists of 5 Core units and 5 Elective units. 2 of the 5 Elective units may be selected from any endorsed Training Package or accredited course. These Electives must be relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and the qualification level.

We strongly recommend that you have completed the TAE40110/TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or have the vocational experience to undertake this qualification.
It is also recommended that you work in the VET sector or have access to the VET sector for the purpose of training practicums.

Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) – as a consequence of extended experience as a VET practitioner, some units will be suitable for RPL assessment.

Funded Course Fees

Fees and charges are based on the Department of Training and Workforce Development Fees and Charges Policy in line with Skills Strategies International developed training plan.

Any changes to the training plan may see an alteration to these fees.

“The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees”. source DTWD Business Rules


Course Name

TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development

Course Cost

$1950 to $3950 depending on funding availability and type of delivery

Course Date

This course has a rolling intake so you can enrol anytime



1-2 years

Additional Information

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) pathway available.