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Qualification: Upholsterer (no legal status)

Upholsterer (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Certificate-holders will be able to:

  • work autonomously and safely with tapestry tools and machinery,
  • autonomously use workshop documentation and plans,
  • handle materials and equipment appropriately,
  • cut, split, join and use tapestry upholstery materials economically,
  • make high-quality upholstery products for furniture (chairs, couches, beds) and upholstered fittings for vehicles,
  • make and fit high-quality textile products for interior fittings,
  • maintain and renovate upholstery products of different thicknesses,
  • use basic information and communications technology.

Certificate holders build on their key vocational knowledge and abilities with key general knowledge in line with national standards.

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Vocational and technical secondary schools and adult education institutions. 

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Students must successfully complete all general education subjects, compulsory vocational modules and the open part of the curriculum. They must also complete extracurricular activities and work placement requirements and pass a school-leaving examination.
The school-leaving examination comprises a written and oral examination in Slovene, a product and an oral presentation.

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  • Elementary education or
  • lower vocational education

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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 scores from 5 (excellent) to 1 (inadequate).

NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • Elementary education or
  • lower vocational education
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Students must successfully complete all general education subjects, compulsory vocational modules and the open part of the curriculum. They must also complete extracurricular activities and work placement requirements and pass a school-leaving examination.
The school-leaving examination comprises a written and oral examination in Slovene, a product and an oral presentation.