Name of qualification Name of qualification: Operater/operaterka strojev za produkcijski digitalni tiskAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Production digital printing operator
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 5
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • At least elementary education and five years' work experience in the production digital printing field or
  • at least a secondary school qualification and two years' work experience in the production digital printing field or
  • at least a vocational school qualification in the graphics field and one year's work experience in the production digital printing field.
ISCED field Field:
Arts and humanities
ISCED subfield subfield: audio-visual techniques and media production
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 5
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan and organise their own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • ensure the quality and efficiency of their own work in the working environment in accordance with standards,
  • protect health and the environment, - develop entrepreneurial characteristics, skills and behaviour,
  • communicate with co-workers and clients, - lead a group and cooperate in it,
  • use modern information and communication technologies,
  • carry out work in accordance with technical and technological instructions,
  • use bitmap and vector formats,
  • use raster image processing (RIP) equipment, - colour manage the reproduction process, 
  • adapt files for printing or cutting, - print and cut using machines for production digital printing and cutting, 
  • finish digitally printed materials using integrated or stand-alone finishing systems. 


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 a committee then assesses, validating catalogue content in part or in full. If the committee is unable to validate all contents of the catalogue, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.


Candidates demonstrate their proficiency via a practical assignment with oral presentation.

Operater/operaterka strojev za produkcijski digitalni tisk



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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