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Qualification: Chemical processor (no legal status)

Chemical processor (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates are able to:

  • plan and organise their work, 
  • ensure quality work and job performance in the working environment as required by the standards,
  • use energy, material and time rationally,
  • protect the health and the environment,
  • develop business qualities, skills and behaviour,
  • communicate with co-workers,
  • use modern ICT,
  • operate machinery and equipment in the production process,
  • perform less demanding routine analytical tests,
  • store and transport raw materials, semi-finished and finished products,
  • manage waste.

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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

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Providers of procedures for identifying and validating NVQs are entered in a register of providers maintained in the collection of the national information centre for vocational qualifications. These are: vocational schools, businesses, B2B training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.

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  • at least elementary education, 
  • medical certificate on whether the candidate meets the specific health requirements for work in the chemical industry issued by an occupational doctor, and
  • two years of working experience in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry.

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VALIDATION

During the guidance process the candidate prepares a portfolio, which is assessed by a committee. If the portfolio submitted by the candidate contains authentic, valid and adequate proof of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the occupational standard, the committee may:

  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in full,
  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in part and define the knowledge, skills and competence to be verified,
  • refuse to validate any of the contents of the occupational standard because the candidate has not provided proof of any of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the occupational standard, in which case it will verify the occupational standard in full.

METHODS OF VERIFICATION OF VOCATIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Practical verification with and
  • oral presentation.
NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • at least elementary education, 
  • medical certificate on whether the candidate meets the specific health requirements for work in the chemical industry issued by an occupational doctor, and
  • two years of working experience in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.