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Qualification: CERTIFICATE OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION with professional qualification: Fitter

CERTIFICATE OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION with professional qualification: Fitter

Qualification Information

- Able to perform intellectual operations at the level of knowledge, understanding and use.
- Uses in-depth knowledge with corresponding theoretical justification in narrow areas of activity.
- Independently interprets available information.
- Performs complex (complicated) activities – mainly in predictable situations.
- Has general knowledge corresponding to professional qualification.
- Has wide-ranging skills and skills essential for the profession coressponding to the professional qualification.
- Able to perform the work of executor independently and achieve results in a limited period of time.
- Knows and is able to apply appropriate technologies.
- Able to apply information acquisition and processing technologies.
- Latvian and foreign language(-s) proficiency improved.
- Is conscious of links between historical developments of their county, Latvia, Europe and world.
- Able to apply mathematical knowledge and skills.
- Able to evaluate the processes occurring in nature and society.
- Observes the environmental protection requirements in professional activity.
- Able to find their place in the economic structures of society and is able to operate therein.
- Understands the relationship between employer and employee and knows the relevant legislation.
- Has a conception of the principles of the mobility of the labour force of the Member states of the European Union.
- Evaluate their abilities adequately.
- Plans activity in compliance with circumstances, possibilities and their abilities.
- Performs a specific task in a limited time.
- Able to make a decision – mainly in familiar circumstances.
- Able to assume responsibility for the quality and quantity of the result of professional activity.
- Is systematic and rational when working.
- Is careful and accurate.



Competences:

1. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of notion:
1.1. the latest cell equipment and textile materials;
1.2. novelties in the industry of production of articles.
2. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of understanding:
2.1. basics of business;
2.2. technological maps of nodes;
2.3. information sources of the fashion tendencies;
2.4. types of body figures;
2.5. drawing of the technical drawing of the article;
2.6.  cutting equipment and their ancillary devices;
2.7.  sewing equipment and their ancillary devices;
2.8.  hydrothermal equipment and their ancillary devices;
2.9. professional terms in the official language and one foreign language.
3. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of use:
3.1. creation of positive communication;
3.2. information technologies;
3.3. sewing materials and their specifics;
3.4. sewing accessories and their types;
3.5. constructing of the basic constructions of the article;
3.6. pattern designing;
3.7.  maintenance of the sewing equipment
3.8.  regulation of the sewing equipment;
3.9. article producing technology;
3.10. hydrothermal processing;
3.11. article fixing;
3.12. decorating techniques of the articles;
3.13. official language;
3.14. one foreign language at the professional communication level;
3.15. environmental protection;
3.16. labour protection;
3.17. legal employment relationship;
3.18. first aid;
3.19. workplace ergonomics;
3.20. principles of the professional and general ethics;
3.21. recordkeeping.



Skills:

1. To construct the bottom pattern.
2. To model the pattern according to the chosen model.
3. to make layouts of patterns and templates.
4. To carry out the measurements of the body by using appropriate measuring instruments.
5. To cut the article according to the technological rules.
6. to try out and implement changes after the trying out.
7. To use appropriate materials and equipment for hydrothermal processing of the article.
8. to choose appropriate sewing devices and ancillary devices according to the work to be done.
9. to qualitatively sew the article according to the technological sequence.
10. to carry out the inter-operation and hydrothermal processing of the final article.
11. to control and assess the quality of your work.
12. to carry out the technological regulation of the devices according to the sewing and hydrothermal processing parameters.
13. To eliminate small defect in the operating of hydrothermal devices.
14. to determine the specifics of the material and its compatibility with the chosen article.
15. To use the fabric decorating techniques.
16. to cooperate with the supervisor and colleagues, to create positive communication with the customer.
17. to flexibly solve the problematic situations.
18. To follow the professional and general ethical principles.
19. To use information technology for carrying out the professional activities.
20. To be responsible of the work results, usage of rational working time and resources.
21. to organize the working place according to the task to carry out.
22. To follow the requirements of labour protection laws and regulations.
23. To follow the requirements of environmental protection laws and regulations.
24. To be able to use the official language.
25. To be able to use one foreign language at the communication level.
26. To use the professional terminology in the official language and in one foreign language.
27. To provide the first aid.
28. To follow the rules of employment relationship.



Knowledge:

1. To construct the bottom pattern.
2. To model the pattern according to the chosen model.
3. to make layouts of patterns and templates.
4. To carry out the measurements of the body by using appropriate measuring instruments.
5. To cut the article according to the technological rules.
6. to try out and implement changes after the trying out.
7. To use appropriate materials and equipment for hydrothermal processing of the article.
8. to choose appropriate sewing devices and ancillary devices according to the work to be done.
9. to qualitatively sew the article according to the technological sequence.
10. to carry out the inter-operation and hydrothermal processing of the final article.
11. to control and assess the quality of your work.
12. to carry out the technological regulation of the devices according to the sewing and hydrothermal processing parameters.
13. To eliminate small defect in the operating of hydrothermal devices.
14. to determine the specifics of the material and its compatibility with the chosen article.
15. To use the fabric decorating techniques.
16. to cooperate with the supervisor and colleagues, to create positive communication with the customer.
17. to flexibly solve the problematic situations.
18. To follow the professional and general ethical principles.
19. To use information technology for carrying out the professional activities.
20. To be responsible of the work results, usage of rational working time and resources.
21. to organize the working place according to the task to carry out.
22. To follow the requirements of labour protection laws and regulations.
23. To follow the requirements of environmental protection laws and regulations.
24. To be able to use the official language.
25. To be able to use one foreign language at the communication level.
26. To use the professional terminology in the official language and in one foreign language.
27. To provide the first aid.
28. To follow the rules of employment relationship.

Reference Data

EQF Level:
Thematic area:
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Location:
NQF Level: 
3
Awarding body: 

- Profesionālās izglītības kompetences centrs "Liepājas Valsts tehnikums"

Awarding body contact info: 

VENTSPILS IELA 51, LIEPĀJA, LV-3405
Tālr.: 63441110
Fakss: 63484788
E-pasts: lvt@lvt.lv

Source of information: 
National occupation classification: 

ISCO-08

Relationship type: 

Fitter (7531 03)

Access requirements: 

Certificate of general secondary education

Ways to acquire: 

Formal (through education programmes)