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Marechal ferrant (Luxembourg)

  • Generic name of profession

    Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Marechal ferrant
    blacksmith (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:
    Loi modifiée du 2 septembre 2011 réglementant l'accès aux professions d'artisan, de commerçant, d'industriel ainsi qu'à certaines professions libérales. Règlement grand-ducal modifié du 1er décembre 2011 en matière de droit d'établissement. Loi modifiée du 28 octobre 2016 relative à la reconnaissance des qualifications professionnelles. Loi modifiée du 19 décembre 2008 portant réforme de la formation professionnelle. Le règlement grand-ducal du 22 août 2019 déterminant les professions et métiers dans le cadre de la formation professionnelle.
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    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Recognition of professional experience Annex IV - automatic recognition
    Level in case of subsidiary application of GS:
    SEC - Certificate attesting the completion of a secondary course , Art. 11 b
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Fabrication de fers à cheval de tout genre. Entretien et ferrure de sabots et de cornes.
    Manufacturing of horseshoes of all genres. Maintenance and iron mounting of hooves and horns. (EN)
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