Name of qualification Operater/operaterka na igralnih avtomatihAdd to comparison [1]
Translated title (no legal status) Gaming machine operator
Type of qualification Nacionalna poklicna kvalifikacija, SOK raven 5
Category of qualification Poklicna kvalifikacija
Admission requirements
  • education at least at SQF level 4 and
  • proof of impunity - that the candidate has not been sentenced to imprisonment for crimes against life and body, human health, property, economy, legal transactions, official duty and public authority or public order, which may not be older than 3 months
ISCED field Field
Transport, varnost, gostinstvo in turizem, osebne storitve
ISCED subfield subfield hotelirstvo in gostinstvo
Qualification level


Learning outcomes

The candidate is able to:

  • plan, prepare and organize their own work
  • to ensure the quality of the service and work performed and to be responsible for it
  • perform work in accordance with the regulations in the field of gambling and regulations on safety and health at work
  • inspect the status of slot machines in a casino or gaming parlor and report congestion and errors
  • advise guests on the use of slot machines
  • pay out cash winnings on the basis of pay slips
  • pay out cash winnings through the gaming machine cash register control system
  • communicate with colleagues and communicate with guests in Slovene and in at least one foreign language
  • monitor and control the operation of slot machines and eliminate minor congestion on slot machines


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. Licences may be found here [2].

Assessment and completion


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.


Practical verification with 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.