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Qualification: Woodworking machinery operator (no legal status)

Woodworking machinery operator (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • prepare raw materials and material,
  • carry out preventive maintenance of machinery,
  • work wood using machines,
  • apply protective coatings and woodstains.

Reference Data

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  • Completed elementary school.

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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 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. 

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VALIDATION

During the guidance 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

The candidate demonstrates his/her mastery of the setup and safe operation of woodworking machinery in a practical exercise.

NQF Level: 
2
Access requirements: 
  • Completed elementary school.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.