Name of qualification Name of qualification: Upravljalec/upravljalka procesnih strojev za predelavo nekovinskih rudninAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Non-metallic minerals processing machinery operator
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 3
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Knowledge and skills in the field of technologies of work, materials and other components of products, manual and mechanical work processes, an ability to operate machinery corresponding to the level attained through a secondary vocational qualification in the processing of nonmetallic minerals,
  • a certificate of completion of a work placement in accordance with the occupational standard that is part of this catalogue, in all phases of the manufacture of products, adapted to a specific type of product,
  • two years' work experience in industry processing nonmetallic minerals.
ISCED field Field:
Engineering, manufacturing and construction
ISCED subfield subfield: materials (glass, paper, plastic and wood)
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 3
EQF Level: EQF 3

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry and control own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • establish a cooperative relationship with superiors and co-workers,
  • prepare various types of compounds,
  • operate machinery for casting, pressing, extruding,
  • carry out mechanical treatment of semi-finished product/products,
  • carry out heat treatment of semi-finished product/products.


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. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and validates catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.


Practical test

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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