Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Regional Development
Group of fields: Personal Care and Services
Occupation: Sanitation & hygiene specialist for handling the dead bodies
Validity of standard: from 29/10/2013
Qualification level: 4

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Compliance with statutory handling of human remains

4

Investigation and labelling of human remains

4

Washing, dressing and further treatment of human remains in the coffins when preparing funeral rites or in cooperation with the bereaved

3

Implementation of aesthetic modifications of human remains for their public exposure

4

Keeping necessary documentation of human remains records

4

Applying the basic principles of burying in the bereavement counselling

4

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for other services. It has been established and licensed for this activity 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:

Funeral Home of the Capital City of Prague

Department of Sociology and Andragogics, Philosophical Faculty, Palacký University Olomouc

Václav Graf ̶ Lecturer and Expert Witness in Funeral Services

Association of Funeral Services in the Czech Republic