EUROPASS CERTIFICATE SUPPLEMENT (*)

Czech Republic
 
1. TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (CZ)(1)
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce z oboru vzdělání:
16-01-M/005 Ochrana a obnova životního prostředí (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
 
2. TRANSLATED TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE(2)
Maturita Certificate in:
16-01-M/005 Environmental Protection and Renewal (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, 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:

  • apply one's knowledge from biology, ecology, geology and geography when carrying out work activities;
  • sample environmental components, carry out the appropriate measurements and observations in laboratories, in plants and in the field, compile and assess the results of the measurements;
  • operate the pertinent devices and equipment, ensure their operation, maintenance and checks;
  • propose partial solutions in nature, landscape and environmental protection with an emphasis on preventative measures in all areas of human activity;
  • be familiar with water and waste management and the relevant legislation;
  • ensure an agenda for managing individual environmental components, carry out control, methodological and consultation activities in the area of environmental protection and renewal in a defined section, monitor the adherence to the pertinent legal regulations and norms, make decisions on penalties and propose remedial measures;
  • carry out educational activities for the public in accord with the sustainable development strategy.
 
4. RANGE OF OCCUPATIONS ACCESSIBLE TO THE HOLDER OF THE CERTIFICATE 
The graduate can mainly find work in state administration and local government, in the administrations for protected landscape areas and national parks, at the environmental inspectorates, in the health services. In the sphere of production and services they can find work in laboratories and divisions monitoring the environment, in environmental agencies, in companies dealing with waste management, recultivation and caring for greenery, planning and investment activities, in water management, in the environmental sections of companies, in educational, promotional and schooling activities in the environmental area.
Examples of possible jobs: ecologist (nature and landscape conservation worker, worker in air pollution, environmental official in state administration), hydrologist, meteorologist.
 
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 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
 
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 4 years / 157 weeks

Entry requirements

Completed compulsory school education

 

Additional information

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

 

National Institute for Education, Education Counselling Centre and Centre for Continuing Education of Teachers – National Europass Centre Czech Republic

Weilova 1271/6

102 00 Praha 10

Czech Republic

Done at Prague for the school year 2017/2018
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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