The European Qualifications Framework (EQF) is a translation tool that helps communication and comparison between qualifications systems in Europe. Its eight common European reference levels are described in terms of learning outcomes: knowledge, skills and competences. This allows any national qualifications systems, national qualifications frameworks (NQFs) and qualifications in Europe to relate to the EQF levels. Learners, graduates, providers and employers can use these levels to understand and compare qualifications awarded in different countries and by different education and training systems.
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The holder of a Vocational Upper Secondary School degree of this specialty: KNOWLEDGE 1. Identifies the basic classes and types of soil based on their mechanical composition.2. Describes the various soil preparation stages for the cultivation of plants.3. Identifies and describes the development stages of the crop.4. Sorts, distinguishes and indicates the main horticultural crops and gardening cultivations (seasonal plants, annual, perennial, bulbous, shrubs and trees, flowering or not), used in garden construction and also describes the cultivation work for the development and maintenance thereof.5. Describes and assesses the role of fertilizers for plants and the role of organic matter for soil and plants. 6. Identifies the different categories of pests, diseases and weeds of flowers and ornamental plants, describes the methods available to address them, while taking appropriate protection measures, and recognizes the risks involved in the use of pesticides.7. Identifies and describes the agricultural soil preparation machinery and crop treatments and explains the role and function thereof.8. Recognizes tools (hand and machine) used in the construction and maintenance of gardens, parks and other technical works and machinery for the construction of landscaping projects (such as pergolas, benches, walkways, ponds, bridges, etc.).9. Identifies and describes the premises and facilities of a floral exploitation.10. Describes a greenhouse equipment.11. Describes and identifies the facilities, equipment and materia ...
Awarding bodyMinistry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs