Name of qualification Name of qualification: Procesničar/procesničarka v proizvodnji farmacevtskih učinkovinAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Process worker in the production of pharmaceutical ingredients
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 4
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Completed elementary education
  • two years' work experience in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry and
  • medical check-up for work in the pharmaceutical industry.
ISCED field Field:
Health and welfare
ISCED subfield subfield: pharmacy
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 4
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

The candidate:

  • plans, prepares, performs and controls own work,
  • makes rational use of energy, material and time in accordance with technological standards, procedures and norms,
  • protects health and the environment,
  • communicates with co-workers,
  • prepares and batches raw materials,
  • carries out the biosynthetic fermentation process,
  • carries out the isolation and/or drying process,
  • manages and controls an automated line in chemical synthesis,
  • packages products,
  • carries out storage between phases.


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 recognises the catalogue content in part or in full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.


Practical verification with an oral presentation.

Procesničar/procesničarka v proizvodnji farmacevtskih učinkovin



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SQF 5 / EQF 4

Conditions for obtaining a public document:

The candidate demonstrates 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 collection of the national reference point for vocational qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, enterprises, inter-enterprise training centres, adult education centres, chambers of commerce, etc.


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