Name of qualification Name of qualification: Analitik/analitičarka v farmacevtskih laboratorijihAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Analyst in pharmaceutical laboratories
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 5
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Two years of work experience in the pharmaceutical industry in the field of laboratory analysis, which the candidate demonstrates on the basis of the employer's certificate of service and a more detailed description of the required tasks for the job for which the certificate is issued.
ISCED field Field:
Health and welfare
ISCED subfield subfield: pharmacy
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 5
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

The candidate is able to:

  • independently plan, prepare, implement and control their own work and the work of the group in accordance with the quality standards of work in the pharmaceutical industry,
  • handle laboratory equipment and devices,
  • perform chemical, physical, microbiological and biological analyzes and tests and stability tests,
  • prepare standard solutions and reagents,
  • sample raw materials, products, packaging and control environmental conditions,
  • in the implementation of the process, responsibly and accurately fill in the analytical-laboratory documentation, which ensures the recording of all prescribed parameters during work and check any deviations of the actual parameters from the prescribed ones and take appropriate action,
  • in their work, constantly observe and ensure work with the guidelines of good laboratory and production practice and good practice in pharmaceutical production,
  • maintain personal hygiene and cleanliness of the workplace,
  • communicate with superiors and colleagues and take into account the business ethics and values ​​of the company,
  • correctly and safely implement measures that ensure an acceptable level of risk for the occurrence of health problems and for the occurrence of fire or explosion in the performance of work and work in such a way that the amount of waste is as small as possible and sort the waste in accordance with regulations.


Verification and assessment are carried out by committees for the verification and validation of national vocational qualifications, appointed by the National Examination Centre (NEC). Committee members must be licensed by the National Examination Centre. Licences may be found here.

Assesment and completion:


During the guidance process the candidate prepares a portfolio,  which is assessed by a committee. If the portfolio submitted by the candidate contains  authentic, valid and adequate proof of the knowledge,  skills and competences defined in the occupational standard, the committee may:

  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in full,  
  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in part and define the  knowledge, skills and competence to be verified,  
  • refuse to validate any of the contents of the occupational standard because  the candidate has not provided proof of any of the knowledge, skills and competences  defined in the occupational standard, in which case it will verify  the occupational standard in full.  


Practical verification with an oral presentation.

Conditions for obtaining a public document:

Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

Awarding body:

Providers of procedures for identifying and validating NVQs are entered in a register of providers maintained in the collection of the national information centre for vocational qualifications. These are: vocational schools, businesses, B2B training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.


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