Czech Republic
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce z oboru vzdělání:
82-41-M/038 Výtvarné zpracování keramiky a porcelánu - kamnářství (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
Maturita Certificate in:
82-41-M/038 Creative Processing of Ceramics and Porcelain - Oven Building (full-time study)
(2) This translation has no legal status.
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, use technical terminology;
  • educate themselves, work in an effective way and assess impartially results;
  • adapt themselves to the changing conditions of life and work, work well in a team and be responsible for assigned tasks;
  • work with information, use ICT;
  • use basic mathematics and the basic principles of physics and chemistry when needed;
  • know the present rights and duties of employers and employees and know how to conduct a job search;
  • 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:

  • be familiar in the area of art history and the aesthetics of applied art, be familiar with current design trends;
  • have a command of constructional solutions to local heating units for solid fuel and know the main regulations for their construction;
  • know the properties of the materials used and make a suitable choice considering their use for a specific fireplace or oven;
  • determine the composition of the raw materials and prepare them, make analyses of the raw materials, tests of the products and glazes;
  • make moulds and models for all types of oven building products;
  • pour out and form into plaster moulds, prepare glazes, glazing, decorating oven-making products with various decorative techniques and firing;
  • have a command of and realise traditional and new technological procedures and techniques for building ovens and fireplaces, choose the most suitable procedure for realising the creative design, assess the quality of the work procedures;
  • independently realise the construction, reconstruction and maintenance of all the kinds of solid fuel local heating units used with a special focus on tiled stoves and fireplaces;
  • carry out simple tinsmith and construction work including walling chimneys in accord with the requirements of safe operation;
  • be familiar with the range of work tools, aids, instruments and machines, know how to use them for specific work procedures, know how to treat and store them;
  • precisely observe the set technological procedures when working with the material, respect the pertinent standards;
  • make designs of simple, more complicated and highly demanding stoves and fireplaces;
  • apply a technological, manufacturing and economic standpoint when realising a creative design, make complete design, technical and technological documentation.
The graduate can find work in middle management positions in the area of technical preparation and control of production, in work activities associated with realising the constructions of ovens and fireplaces including making original designs, reconstruction and maintenance of local heating units using solid fuel, primarily tiled stoves and fireplaces.
Examples of possible jobs: designer and builder of stoves and fireplaces, planning engineer, head of workshop, etc.
Name and status of the body awarding the certificate
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 Maturita examination
ISCED 354, EQF 4
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 655/645/746, EQF 6
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
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 4 years / 157 weeks

Entry requirements

Completed compulsory school education
Fulfilled talent requirements


Additional information

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Done at Prague for the school year 2019/2020
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(*) 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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