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Qualification: Park gardener (no legal status)

Park gardener (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:  

  • autonomously plan and organise their own work in the working  environment in accordance with work quality standards in park  gardening,  
  • make responsible and economical use of machinery, equipment,  materials, energy and time,  
  • ensure their own safety and the safety of other participants in the  work process and protect the environment and the property of the company  or customers,
  • work responsibly, enterprisingly and ethically,  
  • communicate effectively with various stakeholders while observing the principles of  successful communication,  
  • use modern information and communication technology and software for the needs of a park  gardening activity,  
  • mark out and prepare ground for planting, with expert assistance,  
  • plant green areas with plants according to a plan,  
  • plant grass surfaces or lay turf,  
  • set up and plant built elements,    
  • tend planted and grassy areas,  
  • prune trees,
  • perform plant protection,  
  • maintain additional equipment of green areas.

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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 and
  • a driving licence (category F),
  • a certificate of knowledge of phytomedicine for providers of plant protection measures.

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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 and oral presentation.
NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • At least elementary education and
  • a driving licence (category F),
  • a certificate of knowledge of phytomedicine for providers of plant protection measures.
Ways to acquire: 

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