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Qualification: Computer systems and network specialist (no legal status)

Computer systems and network specialist (no legal status)

Qualification Information

The candidate:

  • plans, prepares and controls own work and the work of a group,
  • makes rational use of energy, material and time,
  • ensures the quality and efficiency of own work in the working environment in accordance with regulations and standards,
  • protects health and the environment,
  • develops entrepreneurial characteristics, skills and behaviour,
  • use of information and communication technologies,
  • communicates with clients, service providers and co-workers,
  • analyses the current situation, prepares solutions to improve the functioning of computer systems and networks, and protects data and participates in the implementation of solutions,
  • protects the identity of users and their data,
  • installs and configures hardware and systems software,
  • administers local computer networks,
  • maintains information system security,
  • prepares elements for calculations and offers,
  • documents own work,
  • controls the use of computer systems and networks, and
  • ensures the uninterrupted and optimal functioning of computer systems and networks.

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VALIDATION

During the counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and recognises the catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.

VERIFICATION METHOD

Practical verification with an oral presentation of specialised theoretical knowledge.

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General secondary or technical upper secondary education

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A candidate demonstrates the 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 national vocational qualifications are entered in a register of providers maintained in the relevant collection of the National Reference Point for Occupational Qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, companies, inter-company training centres, adult education centres, chambers of commerce, etc.

NQF Level: 
6
Access requirements: 

General secondary or technical upper secondary education

Ways to acquire: 

A candidate demonstrates the attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.