EUROPASS CERTIFICATE SUPPLEMENT (*)

Czech Republic
 
1. TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (CZ)(1)
Výuční list z oboru vzdělání:
28-57-H/005 Keramik (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
 
2. TRANSLATED TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE(2)
Apprenticeship Certificate in:
28-57-H/005 Ceramist (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:

  • organise his/her workplace, choose the right tools and instruments and set and maintain machinery;
  • prepare ceramic raw materials and supplies and perform technological tests, including simple calculations;
  • perform technical inspections at the entire ceramic production section;
  • make ceramic clay using machinery;
  • make ceramic products by turning, pressing, casting, drawing and tooling and assemble and retouch ceramic products;
  • operate casting lines and other automated lines;
  • choose the right method of drying for specific types of product, place and take out products from kilns and operate the kiln;
  • place and take out ceramic products from kilns, choose the right firing tools, check the firing of ceramic products and recognise and use the basic types of kilns;
  • evaluate and repair defects occurred during production;
  • perform different types of surface finish, apply glaze and engobe and choose the right type of firing of decorated products;
  • choose the work procedure for making moulds, cast, retouch and assemble moulds in compliance with the manufacturing instruction and dry, store and keep records of plaster moulds;
  • perform initial and final inspections in production and record-keeping of ceramic products;
  • evaluate the impact of ceramic production activities on the environment.
 
4. RANGE OF OCCUPATIONS ACCESSIBLE TO THE HOLDER OF THE CERTIFICATE 
The graduate can work as an employee in ceramic production. After having gained some necessary work experience in the field, the graduate will be ready for private enterprising.
Examples of possible jobs: ceramist, ceramist-mould maker, ceramic clay and glaze preparation, the production of household, healthcare, figural and electrotechnical ceramics.
 
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).
More information available at:http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu, http://www.europass.cz
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