Czech Republic
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce z oboru vzdělání:
21-42-M/01 Geotechnika (večerní studium)
(1) In the original language
Maturita Certificate in:
21-42-M/01 Geotechnics (evening classes)
(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:

  • manage, organize or operationally ensure operation of machinery and equipment;
  • manage the maintenance of machinery and equipment, including diagnosing the technical condition;
  • know the technical parameters of machines and equipment;
  • apply rules relating to their hierarchy (safety regulations, mining law, regulation, lower legal standards, orders and regulations, organizational norms, technical and quality standards, etc.);
  • analyze the causes of accidents and work with analyzes of major accidents for the purpose of large scale search and risk prevention;
  • handle competencies related to the specifics of regulated professions (mining activities and work using mining techniques) and independently update their force and validity conditions;
  • perform physical, technical and technological tests of rocks and evaluate the results of the tests;
  • handle the ways of representation of the Earth in the maps in analogue and digital form, and keep track of the size and shape of the Earth and its natural areas;
  • work with maps (Earth's surface, cadastral maps, etc.);
  • acquire methods of geological exploration;
  • select appropriate technological means in relation with the measured properties of rocks, economic parameters and environmental aspects;
  • come out from the requirements for maximum reliability and safety in the design of mining equipment (e.g. parameters of machines, components, optimization criteria, environmental consequences) associated with the mining;
  • read from the normative technical documentation and technical diagrams required data;
  • use information and communication technologies to support effective work.
The graduate is employed in the middle management positions in the field mining activities and work using mining techniques, in work activities associated with the mining and primary processing of mineral raw materials (rocks).
Examples of possible job positions: technical and safety manager of mines up to 500.000 tons of annual production, mining designer, mining engineer, mine surveyor, geologist.
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 / 1 280–2 304 lessons

Entry requirements

Completed compulsory school education


Additional information

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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 2018/2019
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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