Name of qualification Name of qualification: Vojak pehote/vojakinja pehoteAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Infantry soldier
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 4
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Secondary vocational education in any field,
  • completed basic military training for infantry duties or functional military training for specific duties,
  • rifleman/woman NVQ or military service completed before 2004,
  • passed physical fitness test (Cooper test),
  • passed medical examination.
ISCED field Field:
ISCED subfield subfield: military and defence
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 4
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry out and check own work and the work of others,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect life, health and the environment,
  • communicate with co-workers and the environment and work in teams,
  • use information and communication technologies,
  • prepare personal equipment and technical equipment,
  • handle and maintain personal weapons,
  • participate in international military operations and protection and rescue missions and provide security,
  • implement tactical procedures in offensive, defensive, stabilisation and support actions,
  • lead a weapons system group or crew,
  • maintain weapons, ammunition, mines and other explosive devices, and other material and technical resources.


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 verification procedure, the candidate will prepare a personal portfolio with the help of Armed Forces personnel support. This will be evaluated by a committee and the content recognised in full or in part. In the event that the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.


Practical testing.

Vojak pehote/vojakinja pehote



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.

Letalski tehnik za vojaške zrakoplove/letalska tehnica za vojaške zrakoplove

Podčastnik artilerije/podčastnica artilerije

Podčastnik inženirstva/podčastnica inženirstva

Podčastnik mornar/Podčastnica mornarka

Podčastnik mornarski potapljač/podčastnica mornarska potapljačica

Podčastnik nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)/podčastnica nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)

Podčastnik oklepnih enot/podčastnica oklepnih enot

Podčastnik operater radarskega sistema/podčastnica operaterka radarskega sistema

Podčastnik operater sistema nadzora in kontrole zračnega prostora/podčastnica operaterka sistema nadzora in kontrole zračnega prostora

Podčastnik pehote/podčastnica pehote

Podčastnik posebnih enot/podčastnica posebnih enot

Podčastnik vojaške policije/podčastnica vojaške policije

Podčastnik zračne obrambe/podčastnica zračne obrambe

Podčastnik zvez/podčastnica zvez

Podčastnik/podčastnica premikov in transportov

Podčastnik/podčastnica za oskrbo

Tehnik letalec na vojaškem zrakoplovu/tehnica letalka na vojaškem zrakoplovu

Veterinarski podčastnik/veterinarska podčastnica

Vojak bolničar/vojakinja bolničarka

Vojak operater radarskega sistema/vojakinja operaterka radarskega sistema

Vojak operater sistema nadzora zračnega prostora/vojakinja operaterka sistema nadzora zračnega prostora

Vojak specialist artilerije – izvidnik/vojakinja specialistka artilerije – izvidnica

Vojak specialist artilerije – meteorolog/vojakinja specialistka artilerije – meteorologijna

Vojak specialist artilerije – računar/vojakinja specialistka artilerije – računarka

Vojak specialist artilerije – topograf/vojakinja specialistka artilerije – topografka

Vojak specialist – laborant nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)/vojakinja specialistka – laborantka nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe

Vojak specialist-izvidnik nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)/vojakinja specialistka – izvidnica nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)

Vojak zračne obrambe/vojakinja zračne obrambe

Vojak zvez/vojakinja zvez

Vojaški policist/vojaška policistka

Zdravstveni podčastnik/zdravstvena podčastnica

SQF 5 / 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.

Currently no providers.


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