Course Title: Provide advanced facilitation practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5354 Diploma of Training Design and Development

Course Title: Provide advanced facilitation practice

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


360T Education

Distance / Correspondence or Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2017

Course Contact: Program Administrative Officer

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254933

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide high-level facilitation, including reflective and continuous improvement practices, in a vocational education and training (VET) context.

It applies to experienced teachers, trainers and assessors utilising a range of techniques, across a range of contexts, to create the best learning outcomes for learners within a vocational education context such as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

TAEDEL502 Provide advanced facilitation practice


1. Extend facilitation practices

2.Prepare for complex environments

3. Prepare for learners with complex needs

4. Develop learner independence

5. Reflect on, and improve practice

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

. extend facilitation practices

. prepare for complex environments

. prepare for learners with complex needs

. develop learner independence

. reflect on and improve practice


Overview of Assessment

During the program you will complete assessment tasks which are listed, in detail, at the beginning of the course. These tasks may include :

Workplace based projects
Contributions to online discussion forums
A professional conversation

An assessment policy summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.
Your courses assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies and procedures see

If you have a long-term medical condition and/or disability it may be possible to negotiate to vary aspects of the learning or assessment methods. You can contact the program coordinator or the Disability Liaison Unit if you would like to find out more.