Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Agriculture
Group of fields: Agriculture and Forestry
Occupation: Horseshoe blacksmith specialist
Validity of standard: from 1/12/2015
Qualification level: 4

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Preparation of a horseshoe blacksmith workplace

3

Evaluation of the anatomy and physiology of equine locomotion from the health point of view and character of distal parts of limb disease

4

Adjustment and treatment of a horses limbs with regular and extreme deflections

4

Classification, adjustment, shoeing and treatment of sick hoofs

4

Basic diagnostics of distal parts of horse limbs problems and its methods

4

Keeping documentation relevant to a horseshoe blacksmith practice

3

Maintaining ethical standards, code of conduct and regulations relevant to a horseshoe blacksmith practice

3

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for agriculture. It has been established and licensed for this activity by the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Agrarian Chamber of the Czech Republic.

 

Following entities represented in the work group have contributed:

Živnostenské společenstvo podkovářů

Svaz chovatelů českého teplokrevníka

Mendelova univerzita v Brně

Veterinární a farmaceutická univerzita Brno - Klinika chorob koní

Ing. Jindřich Vinčálek (OSVČ, Podkovářská škola, s. r. o.)

Š CH K - KUBIŠTA, s. r. o. (Šlechtitelský chov koní)

SŠDOS Moravský Krumlov