Czech Republic
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce z oboru vzdělání:
82-51-L/01 Uměleckořemeslné zpracování kovů (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
Maturita Certificate in:
82-51-L/01 Arts and Crafts Metal Processing (full-time study)
(2) This translation has no legal status.
General competences:
  • be familiar with various methods of learning, use sources of information well, show functional literacy;
  • understand assignments or identify the cores of problems, exert variable solutions, work both independently and within a team;
  • communicate in one foreign language at the level of at least B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages; 
  • cope with changing socio-economic conditions, be financially literate;
  • be aware of the labour market mechanisms, and of the employee-employer relationships, act on career decisions responsibly, understand the significance of lifelong learning;
  • use basic mathematics and the basic principles of physics and chemistry when needed in daily situations;
  • work with the means of information and communication technologies, exploit adequate sources of information, handle information effectively;
  • act in an environmentally-conscious manner and in compliance with strategies for sustainability;
  • support values of local, national, European and world cultures, recognize the value of life;
  • exert fundamentals of health protection, occupational safety, and fire prevention and safety;
  • exert norms and prescriptions in the field.

Vocational competences:

  • use knowledge of the historical development of art culture and arts and crafts in their work;
  • ensure the aesthetic design of the final product and precision of its execution in the realization of arts and crafts works;
  • handle the traditional processes and techniques, principles of designing products and know how to prepare their manufacture;
  • schedule individual work operations and ensure compliance of the various stages in the implementation of the workflow in the material;
  • select suitable types of basic and auxiliary materials for manufacturing a particular product with the appropriate functional and aesthetic parameters with regard to the wholesomeness of the product;
  • manufacture arts and crafts decorative and utility objects from metals according to drawings, original designs or graphic designs with appropriate technological processes and techniques, including surface treatment;
  • exercise the relevant standards and regulations in the field of conservation;
  • perform repairs and reconstructions of the original products or works;
  • observe technological discipline;
  • be professionally prepared to obtain one type of welding license i.e. to be ready to pass the examination before the Commissioner in the extent of the course for welding in the protective atmosphere or for bottled welding electrode or for technical welding gases in the specialization for the blacksmith and locksmith work in the specialization for artificial jewellery metalwork.
The graduate is prepared depending on the specialization completed to be employed in the field of arts and crafts focusing on the locksmithing, blacksmithing, artificial jewellery metalworking and engraving.
The graduate manually manufactures, on the basis of the acquired vocational profiling, challenging arts and crafts decorative and utility objects from metal according to drawings, artist´s design or replicas of the original style work including its repair and restoration. The graduate can also be employed as technology operating worker.
In the specialization of blacksmith and locksmith work and in the specialization of artificial jewellery metalwork is part of the education the training to get one type of welding certificate.
Examples of possible jobs: arts and crafts blacksmith and locksmith, artificial jewellery metalwork or arts and crafts engraver.
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 / 4 608 lessons

Entry requirements

Completed compulsory school education
Fulfilled talent requirements


Additional information

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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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