Name of qualification Name of qualification: Vojak specialist – laborant nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambe (nrkbo)/vojakinja specialistka – laborantka nuklearno-radiološko-kemično-biološke obrambeAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defence (CBRND) specialist
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 5
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • General secondary education or secondary technical education in a chemistry or laboratory field,
  • completed basic military training for CBRND duties and functional military training for specialist CBRND laboratory assistant,
  • 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 5
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry out and check own work,
  • 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,
  • prepare personal equipment and technical equipment,
  • participate in international military operations and protection and rescue missions and provide security,
  • handle personal weapons, NRCB equipment and other equipment,
  • maintain weapons, ammunition, mines and other explosive devices, and other material and technical resources,
  • handle systems, resources and equipment for RCB analyses,
  • implement NRCB protection procedures to ensure survival,
  • carry out RCB analyses and RCB sampling,
  • carry out NRCB detection and identification,
  • implement NRCB and meteorological observation and reporting,
  • carry out RCB decontamination.


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.


Practical testing.

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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