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Maquinista de locomotivas e comboios do sistema composto pelas infra-estruturas ferroviárias (Portugal)

  • Generic name of profession

    Train driver
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Maquinista de locomotivas e comboios do sistema composto pelas infra-estruturas ferroviárias
    Train driver (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    REGULATION (EC) No 1099/2009
    National legislation:
    Lei n.º 16/2011, de 3 de maio
    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    ATT - Attestation of competence , Art. 11 a
    Free provision of services:
    No prior check of qualifications
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    A pessoa capaz e autorizada a conduzir de forma autonoma, responsável e segura, comboios, incluindo locomotivas, locomotivas de manobra, comboios de trabalho, veículos ferroviários de manutenção ou comboios destinados ao transporte ferroviário de passageiros ou de mercadorias
    A person capable and authorized to drive autonomously, responsible and safe, trains, including locomotives, shunting locomotives, work trains, maintenance railway vehicles or trains for the carriage of passengers or goods (EN)
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