Name of qualification Name of qualification: Baletni plesalec/baletna plesalkaAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Ballet dancer
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 6
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • At least a secondary school qualification and
  • at least three years' work experience as a ballet dancer or proof of participation as a dancer in six different ballet productions.
ISCED field Field:
Arts and humanities
ISCED subfield subfield: music and performing arts
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 6
EQF Level: EQF 5

Learning outcomes:
Candidates will be able to:
  • prepare themselves for the work of a ballet dancer,
  • communicate with ballet dancers, co-workers and other professionals in the ballet field,
  • ensure the quality of own work and carry out self-evaluation,
  • protect health and the environment and ensure safety at work,
  • use modern information and communication Technologies,
  • appear in public as a ballet dancer,
  • express themselves through dance and acting,
  • dance and participate in preparation of productions and stagings,
  • study and contribute to the creation of roles,
  • use French technical terminology,
  • carry out exercises to maintain dance skills and knowledge and rehearse for appearances in productions,
  • ensure harmonious physical and mental development and professional development.


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 counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and validates catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to validate all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification. 
Practical verification with an oral presentation or viewing of a ballet production in which the candidate is currently dancing, 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 national vocational qualifications are entered in a register of providers maintained in the relevant database of the National Reference Point for Occupational Qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, companies, inter-company training centres, adult education centres, chambers of commerce, etc. There are currently no providers in the database for this qualification.


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