Name of qualification Železokrivec/železokrivkaAdd to comparison [1]
Translated title (no legal status) Reinforcing ironworker
Type of qualification Nacionalna poklicna kvalifikacija, SOK raven 4
Category of qualification Poklicna kvalifikacija
Admission requirements
  • At least elementary education and
  • a medical certificate with an assessment of the candidate's medical fitness for work in the construction sector, issued by a doctor specialising in occupational medicine, which may not be more than two years old and
  • three years' work experience in the steel reinforcement (rebar) field.
ISCED field Field
Tehnika, proizvodne tehnologije in gradbeništvo
ISCED subfield subfield gradbeništvo
Qualification level

SQF 4
EQF 4

Learning outcomes

Candidates will be able to:

  • accept and review technical documentation and plan their work accordingly,
  • ensure the quality and at the same time the financial efficiency of their work and products while observing the principles of rational use of energy, time and material,
  • work in such a way as not to endanger themselves or others in their working environment or pollute the environment,
  • in communication with the various stakeholders they encounter in their work, observe business ethics,
  • use modern information and communication technologies, computer equipment and relevant software tools necessary in their work,
  • select, prepare and shape steel reinforcement according to a plan, - on the basis of steel reinforcement plans, cut, join and install steel reinforcement for all types of reinforced concrete elements in accordance with the characteristics of individual types of steel and methods of joining or anchoring,
  • carry out repairs to steel reinforcement (mechanical cleaning, neutralisation and protection).

Accessors

Verification and assessment are carried out by committees for the verification and validation of national vocational qualifications, appointed by the National Examination Centre (NEC). Committee members must be licensed by the National Examination Centre.

Assessment and completion

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.

VERIFICATION

  • Candidates complete a practical assignment to demonstrate their mastery of the required vocational competences according to the requirements of the occupational standard and technical documentation,
  • the completion of the practical assignment may be accompanied by an oral presentation.

Condition for obtaining certificate

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

Awarding body

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.