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Qualification: Specialist scout/observer in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defence (CBRND) (no legal status)

Specialist scout/observer in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defence (CBRND) (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 life, health and the environment,
  • communicate with co-workers and the environment and work in teams,
  • prepare personal equipment and technical equipment,
  • participate in international military operations and protection and rescue missions and provide security,
  • handle personal weapons, NRCB equipment and other equipment,
  • maintain weapons, ammunition, mines and other explosive devices, and other material and technical resources,
  • handle systems, resources and equipment for NRCB observation/scouting,
  • implement NRCB protection procedures and ensure survival,
  • implement NRCB observation and scouting tasks in a section/group,
  • carry out NRCB detection and identification,
  • implement NRCB and meteorological observation and reporting,
  • carry out RCB sampling and RCB decontamination.

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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, chambers of commerce, etc.

Currently no providers.

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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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  • General secondary education or secondary technical education in any field,
  • completed basic military training for CBRND duties and functional military training for specialist CBRND scouts/observers,
  • rifleman/woman NVQ or military service completed before 2004,
  • passed physical fitness test (Cooper test),
  • passed medical examination.

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VALIDATION

During the counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and validates 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 testing.

NQF Level: 
5
Access requirements: 
  • General secondary education or secondary technical education in any field,
  • completed basic military training for CBRND duties and functional military training for specialist CBRND scouts/observers,
  • rifleman/woman NVQ or military service completed before 2004,
  • passed physical fitness test (Cooper test),
  • passed medical examination.
Ways to acquire: 

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