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Qualification: Logistics technician (no legal status)

Logistics technician (no legal status)

Qualification Information

The holder of the certificate is qualified to:

  • independently plan and organize freight transport in all transport sectors;
  • direct freight flows in accordance with prescribed regulatory requirements related to freight (customs goods, goods in free circulation, hazardous goods which need to be stored in line with a special scheme etc.);
  • pack, store, serve as an agent, electronically tag and declare goods in logistic and sales centres;
  • be familiar with and take into consideration internal and international legal sources for the handling of goods in traffic, transport and logistics;
  • have a good grasp of insurance procedures in individual traffic subsystems and take out transport insurance;
  • use preventive and defensive transport behaviour principles and provide for safety in all traffic subsystems and logistic processes;
  • plan traffic flows and traffic signalization;
  • use and complete transport documentation, keep logistics documentation, elaborate, read and understand technical documentation;
  • show a positive attitude towards measures aimed at pollution reduction, environment protection and rational use of energy and materials;
  • cooperate in a group, communicate orally and in writing with co-workers and experts in one’s mother tongue and in at least two foreign languages;
  • use contemporary IT and user programmes in the professional field (word processor and charts, e-mail, logistics process management, warehouse management IT systems, traffic planning and management...);
  • understand the role of entrepreneurship, manage costs and calculations;
  • organize specific transport (hazardous substances, perishable goods, emergency freight);

Optional:

International goods exchange

  • have a good grasp of the activity, legal sources and carry out or cooperate in forwarding, customs, inspection and complaints procedures in an international logistics chain;

Passenger flow logistics

  • independently plan and organize passenger transport;

Means of mechanisation

  • optimally select, employ, maintain and engage in a preventive check-up of manual, automated and robotic manipulative and transport means in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions;

Automation and robotisation

  • plan, maintain, remedy errors, carry out simple programming and set parameters for the operation of automated systems in logistics processes.

In addition, the holder of the certificate also upgraded his/her key professional skills and competences with key general knowledge and skills in line with national standards.

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Students' vocational abilities and skills and the fulfilment of conditions to obtain credits in accordance with the relevant education programme are established through verification and assessment. Assessment of students also takes into account non-formally acquired knowledge, which must be adequately demonstrated. Students are assessed using grades from 5 (excellent) to 1 (inadequate).

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The programme can be attended by anyone who has completed the programme of secondary vocational education and or has completed equivalent education in line with previous regulations.

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Matura/vocational course, higher vocational education (SQF level 6), professional higher education (SQF level 7) and academic higher education (SQF level 7)

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Students must successfully (i.e. with passing grades) complete all general education subjects, compulsory vocational modules, elective vocational modules and the open part of the curriculum. They must also complete extracurricular activities and work placement requirements and pass the vocational matura examination. The vocational matura comprises a compulsory section (written and oral examinations in Slovene and logistics) and an elective section (written and oral examination in a foreign language or mathematics and a product/service with oral presentation).

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Vocational and technical secondary schools and adult education institutions.

NQF Level: 
5
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The programme can be attended by anyone who has completed the programme of secondary vocational education and or has completed equivalent education in line with previous regulations.

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Students must successfully (i.e. with passing grades) complete all general education subjects, compulsory vocational modules, elective vocational modules and the open part of the curriculum. They must also complete extracurricular activities and work placement requirements and pass the vocational matura examination. The vocational matura comprises a compulsory section (written and oral examinations in Slovene and logistics) and an elective section (written and oral examination in a foreign language or mathematics and a product/service with oral presentation).