Name of qualification Name of qualification: Upravljalec/upravljalka strojev v proizvodnjiAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Machine operator in manufacturing
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 3
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Completion of basic education.
ISCED field Field:
Engineering, manufacturing and construction
ISCED subfield subfield: mechanics and metal trades
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 3
EQF Level: EQF 3

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • prepare, carry out and check own work;
  • make rational use of energy, material and time;
  • protect health and the environment;
  • establish a cooperative relationship with superiors and colleagues;
  • prepare machinery and equipment;
  • monitor and control the operation of machinery, equipment and devices during the work process;
  • control the manufacturing process, identify faults in the product and take action.


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 recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.


Candidates demonstrate their proficiency in operation of machinery in the production process via a practical assignment.

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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