Name of qualification Kamnolomec/kamnolomkaAdd to comparison [1]
Translated title (no legal status) Quarry worker
Type of qualification Nacionalna poklicna kvalifikacija, SOK raven 3
Category of qualification Poklicna kvalifikacija
Admission requirements
  • Completed basic education,
  • certificate of medical fitness to work at height.
ISCED field Field
Tehnika, proizvodne tehnologije in gradbeništvo
ISCED subfield subfield rudarstvo in drugo pridobivanje rudnin
Qualification level


Learning outcomes

Candidates will be able to:

  • prepare, carry out and check own work in accordance with the properties of the stone and the methods of extraction,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • cooperate with co-workers,
  • operate machines and tools to cut, drill and transport stone in surface and subsurface extraction of natural stone,
  • load and transport natural stone and machinery in a quarry area.


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


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.


Practical skills are verified in the selected assignment via the oral presentation of specialised theoretical knowledge about performance of the work.

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 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, No providers have been entered for this qualification.