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TAE PD Week - Enhancing How You Plan, Organise and Deliver Group-based Training

3 December 2020

This webinar is part of our very popular TAE PD Week which is being repeated in 2020 due to popular demand!

To find out more about TAE PD Week Click here

Feedback from past attendees of this webinar:
  • This was a reassuring presentation reminding trainers of some of the finer points to consider (SA State Emergency Service)
  • I took away a few new tips and added some resources to my kit! Very well delivered (Ace Community Colleges Ltd)
  • As a new person to the RTO industry it was great  (OCTEC Limited)

About this Webinar 

This webinar will be hosted by MRWED

This webinar examines 17 ways to enhance how you plan, organise and deliver group-based training. This includes guidance on how to fast track session plan design; the sharing of tested techniques to incorporate greater learner involvement, without losing valuable “content time”; the use of websites to gain access to suitable support resources; ideas for monitoring learner cues to ensure that the training stays relevant; and simple tips to add the wow factor to your slide show presentations. There will also be additional facilitation tips to help you transform your training and amplify your results.

TAE40116 Alignment:

This webinar presents some of the course content for the Unit of Competency TAEDEL401 Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning, which is a core unit in the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

Key topics covered within the webinar

  • Fast track the design process, by interpreting the learning environment and delivery requirements
  • Explain the steps in preparing an effective session plan
  • Identify how learner involvement can be used to enhance the facilitation process
  • Name web resources to support delivery
  • Apply tips that enhance the delivery and facilitation of training sessions
  • Support and monitor learning by examining learner cues.

Bonus Material:

  • Session Plan Template for Group-based Training
  • Session Plan Review Document
  • Light Paper: 6 Tips for Creating Powerful Slide Presentations
  • Light Paper: The Funology of Engagement.

NB. Can't make the session?
We send out all electronic resources to registrants within 48 hours of the session closure. All Velg Training Webinars are scheduled in AEST (QLD time) - please check your timezone before logging onto the online training session.

Date & Time

3 December 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm (AEST: QLD)

Other timezones:
12:00pm - 1:00pm (AEDT: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS)
11:30am - 12:30pm (ACDT: SA)
10:30am - 11:30am (ACST: NT)
9:00am - 10:00pm (AWST: WA)


Who should attend

This event has been specifically designed to assist Trainers & Assessors in professional development activities that maintain/upgrade and/or develop training and assessment practice. It would be suitable for:

  • Trainers
  • Assessors
  • Training Managers
  • VET Teachers
  • Curriculum Developers
  • Compliance Managers

What to expect

Presented by Marc Ratcliffe, you will be provided with the following resources after the event:

  • PowerPoint
  • Recording of the webinar (three months access)
  • Additional electronic resources
  • Electronic Statement of Attendance


Marc Ratcliffe


Marc Ratcliffe is a multi-award-winning trainer, author and education entrepreneur. He is the CEO and founder of MRWED Training and Assessment, a private RTO that specialises in Trainer Training. He is a strong advocate for "edu-tainment" and believes that learner involvement and fun are integral to student success.  He has delivered over 300 training and assessment courses since 2000 and continues to be an in-demand conference speaker and workshop facilitator, having presented at more than 50 conferences in a dozen countries in the past decade and was recently named as the winner of the “Best Training and Development Leadership” Award for 2017 at the World Training and Development Congress in Mumbai.

Opportunities to interact

  • Use a microphone to speak with trainer/attendees
  • Raise your 'virtual hand' to engage in discussion
  • Share your thoughts via online chat window
  • Answer online polls that provide instant group feedback

NB. If you would like to send chat questions to the presenter, Marc Ratcliffe, before the session, please email

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