Name of qualification Name of qualification: Blagovni manipulant/blagovna manipulantkaAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Goods handler
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 3
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • At least elementary education and
  • a medical certificate with an assessment of the candidate's fitness for work as a goods handler, issued by a doctor specialising in occupational medicine.
ISCED field Field:
Business, administration and law
ISCED subfield subfield: wholesale and retail sales
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 3
EQF Level: EQF 3

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • receive instructions from a superior and organise own work accordingly,
  • prepare the working environment and tools and protect themselves in accordance with hygienic and protective procedures,
  • handle goods in a shop and between the warehouse and shop according to the instructions of a superior,
  • ensure sufficient stocks of goods on shelves and check the quality of goods in accordance with instructions,
  • ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of the working environment and tools used,
  • communicate with co-workers, superiors and customers,
  • perform work with the requisite quality and in the appropriate time and observe instructions for safe and environmentally friendly work.


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.


Blagovni manipulant/blagovna manipulantka



The Career path tab shows the possible career path within the selected qualification area, which is not the only one and is not mandatory. The actual transition between qualifications, which is determined by law, is defined in the Transition tab.

SQF 4 / EQF 4

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.


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