EUROPASS CERTIFICATE SUPPLEMENT (*)

Czech Republic
 
1. TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (CZ)(1)
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce z oboru vzdělání:
16-01-M/002 Ochrana přírody a prostředí (denní studium)
(1) In the original language
 
2. TRANSLATED TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE(2)
Maturita Certificate in:
16-01-M/002 Nature and Environmental Protection (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:

  • have a command of the professional terminology from the field of ecology and environmental protection;
  • monitor and evaluate changes in the environment, prevent negative effects and changes;
  • take samples from natural components for analysis and determine their basic characteristics;
  • know about natural resources and their use, toxic substances and their effects, waste management;
  • be familiar with the laws and regulations on nature protection and use them in practice;
  • identify selected organisms and inanimate components of nature;
  • know the procedures of cultivating forests and the corresponding breeding and renewal steps depending on the tree species, habitat and forest category;
  • have a grasp of planning and methods of forest mensuration with respect to all forest functions;
  • know the specific management methods in protected and special purpose forests;
  • find one’s way in a forest terrain using a map, work with height meters, callipers, have a grasp of mensurational tables;
  • have a grasp of the important basic and specific principles of business in the profession, management and marketing procedures in market economy enterprises;
  • work with information in the area of ecology and environmental protection;
  • update ones knowledge, skills and information about the overall state of the environment;
  • carry out educational activities in the profession.
 
4. RANGE OF OCCUPATIONS ACCESSIBLE TO THE HOLDER OF THE CERTIFICATE 
The graduate can find work in middle management positions in the area of nature and environmental protection, in work activities associated with state administration, in the sphere of manufacturing and services, in educational and information activities.
Examples of possible jobs: meteorologist, hydrologist, water protection inspector, nature and landscape protection inspector, forest conservation inspector, waste management inspector, air protection inspector.
 
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).
More information available at:http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu, http://www.europass.cz
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