Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Industry and Trade
Group of fields: Engineering Chemistry and Chemistry of Silicates
Occupation: Operation of furnaces
Validity of standard: from 1/12/2015
Qualification level: 3

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Knowledge and comprehension of norms, technical and production documents for firing pottery


Choice of work procedures and technological conditions when drying and firing pottery


Operation of machinery for firing pottery products and handling the products


Quality evaluation of pottery products after firing and keeping records of the products


Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector council for glass and ceramics industry and mineral processing. It has been established and licensed by the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic.


Entities represented in the following work group have contributed:

Silikátový svaz

Český porcelán, akciová společnost

Laufen CZ, s. r. o.

G. Benedikt Karlovy Vary, s. r. o.

Lasselsberger, s. r. o.

Střední škola Horní Bříza

Keramické studio Jarmily Tyrnerové, s. r. o.