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Qualification: Forest tractor operator (no legal status)

Forest tractor operator (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry out and check own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • communicate with representatives of professional services and with clients,
  • prepare the ground for hauling logs with a tractor and drive the tractor,
  • gather timber,
  • perform actions on a loading ramp,
  • clean up the work site,
  • perform work in special conditions,
  • perform wood hauling in extraordinary circumstances.

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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

Service with an oral presentation.

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

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  • Completed elementary school,
  • medical certificate on the capacity to perform the work of a forest tractor operator and
  • driving licence for category F.
NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • Completed elementary school,
  • medical certificate on the capacity to perform the work of a forest tractor operator and
  • driving licence for category F.
Ways to acquire: 

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