National code: RTOSS

Statement of Attainment in Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skill

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Overview About this course

Broaden your knowledge and increase your understanding of ways to support your adult students in their learning. Develop your teaching skills and acquire strategies and resources that will address their language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) needs.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Determine the language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) requirements of training

  • Determine the LLN skills of learners

  • Select and use LLN resources and strategies

  • Use specialist LLN support when required

  • Evaluate effectiveness of support and strategies used

  • Determine the LLN needs of the work environment

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • A pathway to further study in training and assessment

  • Credit toward a full qualification

  • Specialist skills that will help you work with adult students who have LLN support needs

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • An interest in adult language, literacy and numeracy (LLN)

  • The ability to work collaboratively and sensitively with others, and consult with specialists

  • Strong communication and great presentation skills, including confidence using word processing and presentation software

  • Confidence with technology, including the ability to access and navigate the internet

  • The desire to support learners in an educational context

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: enterprise trainer, assessor, learning product developer, RTO trainer assessor, workplace trainer and workplace assessor with the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.


The Statement of Attainment in Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skill maintains your suitability to work as a vocational trainer and assessor. It partially upgrades your qualifications to meet the current version for the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, TAE40116, by allowing you to obtain one (TAELLN411) of the two core units needed to meet the requirements. To work as a trainer and assessor, you must be an industry specialist as well as equipped with teaching credentials. You must meet, and continue to meet once approved, the following criteria: successful completion of a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment as a minimum qualification; continuing professional development in vocational training, learning and assessment, which may involve attending work–related courses, seminars and conferences; vocational competencies or certification at least to the level being delivered and assessed; current industry knowledge and skills directly relevant to the training and assessment being provided; and current knowledge and skills in vocational training and learning that informs your training and assessment and helps you transfer knowledge and skills to adults. For more information on how to meet ASQA trainer and assessor requirements, please read the ASQA fact sheet provided.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skill does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 2 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

Related study 0 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skill does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills TAELLN411

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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