Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Agriculture
Group of fields: Construction, Geodesy and Carthography
Occupation: Dyke reeve and lock-keeper
Validity of standard: from 28/4/2015
Qualification level: 3

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Knowledge and comprehension of water management norms, standards, legislation and documentation

3

Checking the quantity and quality of water in rivers and water reservoirs

3

Checking the status of the bank fortification, riparian vegetation, channel flow rate and water management control

3

Checking the cultivation in protection zones of water resources

3

Measurement of meteorological and hydrological values and records of the data obtained

3

Keeping records of the operation and maintenance of water works and water management facilities

3

Maintenance and repairs of the technological equipment of dams, navigation, locks and weir systems

3

Cleaning of river beds and water facilities

3

Operation of small hydroelectric power plants

3

Commissioning, operation and maintenance of water works in accordance with the handling and operating rules

3

Driving and operation of small machinery

3

Implementation of the flood prevention programme

3

Measurements and observations according to the programme of the technical and safety supervision of waterworks

3

Operational solutions to problems in case of failures, accidents and other extraordinary events on waterworks and waterways

4

Use of publicly accessible water management information systems

3

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for forestry, water management and environment. 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 groups have contributed:

Povodí Labe, státní podnik

VOŠ a SŠ stavební Vysoké Mýto