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Qualification: Timber buyer/dispatcher (no legal status)

Timber buyer/dispatcher (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • organise and implement their own work and oversee the work of a group,
  • make responsible and economical use of equipment, materials, energy and time,
  • behave entrepreneurially and ethically,
  • communicate with various stakeholders, observing the principles of successful communication,
  • use modern information and communication technologies,
  • carry out measurements and classification of forest wood assortments,
  • buy logs and forest wood assortments,
  • dispatch forest wood assortments,
  • implement the logistics of forest transport compositions.

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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.

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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 test and oral presentation.
NQF Level: 
5
Access requirements: 
  • At least elementary education.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.