How long your Cert IV TAE takes depends on marking times.


How long does it take to complete TAE Cert 4

Asking how long it takes to complete the Cert 4 in Training & Assessment (TAE40116) is very much like asking how long is a piece of string.  But, there is one thing more than others that has an incredible impact on how long it is going to take you to graduate.

And it is something that is entirely out of your control and which may cause you to pull your hair out if you are not aware of it.

What is it? Read more…

Reflecting on your TAE Cert IV Upgrade: A research project by Fortress Learning


There are lots of strong opinions about the Upgrade to the Cert IV TAE.  We have undertaken some preliminary investigations with people who graduated with Fortress Learning’s own Upgrade, and would like to expand that further to include people who completed their program with other RTOs.

We invite you to complete this 6 item/2 minute survey to share your opinion on the Cert IV TAE Upgrade program that you undertook.   Read more…

What can I research in TAERES501?


TAERES501 IdeasOf all the things that can freak people out, having too many choices has to be up there.

It is no different when we start to think about what sort of research we can undertake as part of TAERES501.  It is not surprising that many of the people who are thinking about this unit ask:  what can I research?   Read more…

Who was Boyer and what has he got to do with me?


Boyer TAERES501

The name Boyer (and, no, that is not him above!) is probably unfamiliar to most professional trainers and assessors in Australia, but his model of scholarship is bound to be affecting the work that they do.  This article will explore that a little more, and share just why research among VET professionals is so important. Read more…