Diploma of Training Design and Development

Panel of training assessors as a desk.
Calling all prospective training specialists!

This qualification is for individuals whose roles involve analysing training needs and designing training solutions and products to meet workplace capability requirements. It has been created for experienced trainers who are looking to develop advanced skills in designing learning programs, delivering training and conducting assessment.

This is your unique opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge needed to fill a range of roles including: instructional designer, senior facilitator, learning and development manager, training and assessing consultant.

Half price
Industry: Education and Community Services
National course code: TAE50216 | WA State ID: BAB3

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This course is also available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider’s website for further information.

The TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development is the Qualification for individuals whose roles involve analysing training needs and designing training solutions and products to meet workplace capability requirements.

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.

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.

Candidates must successfully complete a total of 10 units.  Blocks can be undertaken in any order. 
 BLOCK 1:

  • TAETAS501 - Undertake Organisational Training Needs Analysis
  • TAEDES505 - Design & Develop Learning Strategies
  • TAEDES502 - Design & Develop Learning Resources

BLOCK 2:

  • TAEDEL502 - Provide Advanced Facilitation Practice
  • TAEASS501 - Provide Advanced Assessment Practice
  • TAEPDD501 - Maintain & Enhance Professional Practice

BLOCK 3:

  • TAEASS502 - Design & Develop Assessment Tools
  • TAELLN411 - Address Adult Language, Literacy & Numeracy Skills
  • TAEDES505 - Evaluate a Training Program

Plus one unit of your choice either a management or leadership unit or Facilitate e-learning.

Delivery location

Throughout Western Australia

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.


The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.