Name of qualification Preglednik/preglednica malih komunalnih čistilnih naprav z zmogljivostjo manjšo od 50 PEAdd to comparison [1]
Translated title (no legal status) Inspector of small municipal wastewater treatment plants with a capacity of less than 50 PE
Type of qualification Nacionalna poklicna kvalifikacija, SOK raven 5
Category of qualification Poklicna kvalifikacija
Admission requirements
  • Education at least at SQF level 4 and
  • at least one year of work experience in the field of wastewater treatment, as evidenced by a formal certificate from the competent organization responsible for carrying out the activity.
ISCED field Field
Tehnika, proizvodne tehnologije in gradbeništvo
ISCED subfield subfield okoljevarstvena tehnologija
Qualification level


Learning outcomes

The candidate is able to:

  • plan and organize own work in the work environment in accordance with the quality of work in the field of inspection of the operation of a small municipal wastewater treatment plant with a capacity of less than 50 population equivalents (hereinafter: SMWTP <50 PE),
  • communicate with various stakeholders, taking into account the principles of successful communication,
  • ensure their own safety by implementing health protection measures,
  • act responsibly and economically when inspecting the operation of SMWTP <50 PE and when handling work equipment,
  • use modern information and communication technology and software for the needs of the inspection of the operation of SMWTP <50 PE,
  • obtain the necessary data for work and inspect the operation of SMWTP <50 PE,
  • to sample activated sludge and municipal wastewater at the outflow from SMWTP <50 PE,
  • perform basic measurements and evaluate measured data and sample analyzes,
  • advise the manager or to the owner of SMWTP <50 PE on the basis of observations, measured data, test results and manufacturer's instructions,
  • keep records and prepare reports.


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 oral defense.

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.