EUROPASS CERTIFICATE SUPPLEMENT (*)

Czech Republic
 
1. TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (CZ)(1)
Výuční list z oboru vzdělání:
28-51-H/001 Chemik-laborant (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
 
2. TRANSLATED TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE(2)
Apprenticeship Certificate in:
28-51-H/001 Chemist-laboratory Technician (full-time study)
(2) This translation has no legal status.
 
3. PROFILE OF SKILLS AND COMPETENCES
General competences:
 
  • be well informed about culture, history and the present of the Czech nation within the European and world context;
  • formulate views and attitudes verbally and in writing, communicate in at least one other foreign language;
  • effectively organize and manage and participate in a team, including the ability to lead a team and cope with problematic situations;
  • know how to use information and ICT, have basic ICT skills;
  • use basic mathematics and the basic principles of physics and chemistry when needed;
  • act in an environmentally-conscious manner and in compliance with strategies for sustainability;
  • apply the fundamentals of health, occupational safety, and fire prevention and safety.

Vocational competences:

  • explain the principles, procedures and methods of chemical analysis, take and prepare samples for analysis, take measurements according to instructions, process and assess the results;
  • carry out control analyses of individual production phases (raw materials, intermediates and waste) in various branches of chemicals production;
  • measure the physiochemical properties of substances;
  • carry out mechanical, hydro-mechanical, thermal and diffusion operations;
  • apply one's knowledge of the physiochemical fundamentals of processes and operations when assessing the course of technological processes in the production of various chemicals
  • describe the principles and working of the machines, apparatus and equipment used in chemical laboratories, know how to work with them and ensure the best regime for their activities;
  • adhere to the pertinent norms, standard analytical procedures in the pertinent laboratories, work with the technical and technological documentation, be familiar with the legal regulations in the area of chemistry and ensure they are upheld;
  • uphold the principles of health and safety at work and fire prevention in chemical plants and laboratories and to minimise the effects on the working environment and the environment in general.
 
4. RANGE OF OCCUPATIONS ACCESSIBLE TO THE HOLDER OF THE CERTIFICATE 
The graduate can find work as an employee in the area of chemistry in laboratories of both the chemicals industry and in pharmacy, health care, in the food industry, environmental workplaces and in other branches where the knowledge of a chemical laboratory technician is necessary. After gaining the necessary practice they are ready to start independent business in the given area.
Examples of possible jobs: chemist-laboratory technician
 
5. OFFICIAL BASIS OF THE CERTIFICATE
Name and status of the body awarding the certificate
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Name and status of the national/regional authority providing accreditation/recognition of the certificate
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Karmelitská 7
118 12 Praha 1
Czech Republic
Level of the certificate (national or international)

Upper secondary education completed by the final examination (Apprenticeship Certificate)
ISCED 353, EQF 3
Grading scale / Pass requirements
1 excellent (výborný)
2 very good (chvalitebný)
3 good (dobrý)
4 satisfactory (dostatečný)
5 fail (nedostatečný)
Overall assessment::
Prospěl s vyznamenáním: Pass with Honours (the average mark is ≤ 1,5)
Prospěl: Pass (an examination mark is not worse than 4)
Neprospěl: Fail (the examination mark in one or more subjects is 5)
Access to next level of education / training
ISCED 354, EQF 4
International agreements
Legal basis
Law No. 561/2004 on Pre-school, Basic, Secondary, Post-secondary and Other Education (School Act) as amended by later regulations
 
6. OFFICIALLY RECOGNISED WAYS OF ACQUIRING THE CERTIFICATE
Description of vocational education and training received Percentage of total programme Duration
  • School- / training centre-based
The ratio between theoretical education and practical training is defined by education providers themselves with regard to the respective educational programme and the employers´ needs.
  • Workplace-based
  • Accredited prior learning
Total duration of the education / training leading to the certificate 3 years / 120 weeks

Entry requirements

Completed compulsory school education

 

Additional information

More information (including a description of the national qualifications system) available at: www.npicr.cz and www.eurydice.org

 

National pedagogical institute of the Czech Republic – National Europass Centre Czech Republic

Senovážné nám. 872/25
110 00 Praha 1

Done at Prague for the school year 2019/2020
stamp and signature
 
(*) Explanatory note
This document is a supplement to a specific diploma/certificate. It provides additional information on competencies gained in the given field of study and does not have any legal status in itself. The format of the description is based on the following texts: Council Resolution 93/C 49/01 of 3 December 1992 on the transparency of qualifications, Council Resolution 96/C 224/04 of 15 July 1996 on the transparency of vocational training certificates, and Recommendation 2001/613/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 10 July 2001 on mobility within the Community for students, persons undergoing training, volunteers, teachers and trainers and Decision No 2241/2004/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 December 2004 on a single Community framework for the transparency of qualifications and competences (Europass).
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