Western Sydney | Short Courses for Life Skills | Parramatta College

Western Sydney | Short Courses for Life Skills |

Over 30 Years in Western Sydney

Why Choose Parramatta Community College?

  • Not for profit
  • Locally based training for those who live or work in Western Sydney
  • Quality trainers and facilities
  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Flexible and custom training programs

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      • Bellydance - Fun & Fitness

        EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses!


        An introduction to this beautiful, ancient dance for beginners. Develop confidence, strength, body awareness and have lots of fun while learning basic belly dance moves and put them together in a short routine and freestyle. Experience a workout that is not only exciting, but also a sensual and enjoyable way to develop personal expression through movement and dance. It is an experience you will look forward to every day.
      • Planning to buy a property (house/apartment)

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        Planning to buy a property (house/apartment)? This short workshop will give you the essentials you need to know, and may help you save money in the process!

      • TAE40122 Upgrade Self-Paced Delivery

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        Self-Paced Delivery

        Attention all TAE40116 Cert IV Training and Assessment qualification holders

        The time to upgrade is now!

        TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is the current qualification from the superseded TAE40116 Certificate IV Training and Assessment.   The TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment now has 12  UOC,10 upgrade units, plus an additional two full units  BSBAUD412 Work within compliance frameworks & TAEPDD401 Work effectively in the VET sector. Credit Transfers (CT) may apply and will be determined at enrolment.

        To enrol in this upgrade course you must have the TAE40116 qualification. 

        Cost to upgrade to TAE40122 via Self-Paced mode 
        Online self paced delivery:  Fee for service - pre-financial year special $1,500
        Payment plans maybe available.  Please contact esther@pcc.edu.au or call 9687 2072

        Please refer to our Student Handbook for the fee and refund policy:  https://www.parramattacollege.com.au/handbook  

        Learning outcomes Core UOC
        TAEASS412 Assess competence
        TAEASS413 Participate in assessment validation
        TAEDEL411 Facilitate vocational training
        TAEDES411 Use nationally recognised training products to meet vocational training needs
        TAEDES412 Design and develop plans for vocational training
        TAEPDD401 Work effectively in the VET sector

        Elective UOC Group A Training and assessment
        TAEASS404 Assess competence in an online environment
        TAEASS512 Design and develop assessment tools
        TAEDEL405 Plan, organise and facilitate online learning

        Group B Learner support
        TAELLN423 Integrate employability skills support into training and assessment

        Group C General
        BSBAUD412 Work within compliance frameworks
        BSBCMM411 Make Presentations

        Assessment strategies - Assessments will be conducted in both summative and formative manner, consisting of short answer questions, research, and workplace-based projects. In case, learners are unable to find a real-life workplace for their project, a simulation may be arranged in the classroom. The candidate must show evidence of the ability to complete tasks outlined in the elements and performance criteria of this unit.

        What does the assessment involve?  Please note assessments for this course involve significant work both during and after the sessions. You will have maximum of two attempts to submit your assessments. Any additional  submissions will incur a fee.  

        You will have the opportunity to complete Option 1, which is assessment evidence or Option 2, which is workplace evidence and industry currency of 2 continuous years as a trainer and assessor.
        There is also theoretical knowledge that will need to be completed, regardless of Option 1 or 2.

        Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)  We understand some learners may have already participated in assessment validation and planning for assessment activities and processes as part of their role. If you believe you can  demonstrate current experience and/or relevant qualifications that match the competency requirements for units within this course, please consult with the Course Coordinator to apply for recognition.

        Pre-requisite for this course Those undertaking this qualification must be able to demonstrate vocational competence in their proposed training and assessing area. Vocational competence is defined as broad industry knowledge and experience, and may include, but is not limited to, holding a relevant unit of competency or qualification.

        You will need strong language, literacy and numeracy skills to be able to successfully complete the required study and assessments in this course. You will also need good computer knowledge e.g. create documents using MS Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint, use internet including search engines, print and share documents via email to successfully complete the course.

        Need more information? Should you require further information, please email the Course Co-ordinator Esther Kelly esther@pcc.edu.au  or admin@pcc.edu.au  on 02 96872072. For more information regarding the relevant standards, please visit  https://www.asqa.gov.au/standards

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