Green abilities

Green abilities Professional level Learning Paths / ECVET
VET trainers - Ecologists
VET trainers - Biologists
Managing directors and chief executives
Sales, marketing and development managers
Manufacturing managers
Health service manager
Forestry production managers
Training and staff development professionals in the fields related to environment
Vocational education teachers
Secondary education teachers

Green abilities (knowledge, skills and competences)


Group 1 VET Trainer - Electrical Engineers

  • Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic theory and materials properties in a way of protecting the environment.
  • Design electronic circuits and components for use in fields such as telecommunications, aerospace guidance and propulsion control, acoustics, or instruments and controls.
  • Analyze system requirements, capacity, cost, and customer needs to determine feasibility of project and develop system plan.
  • Evaluate operational systems, prototypes and proposals and recommend repair or design modifications, based on factors such as environment, service, cost, and system capabilities.
  • Develop or perform operational, maintenance, or testing procedures for electronic products, components, equipment, or systems.
  • Prepare documentation containing information such as confidential descriptions or specifications of proprietary hardware or software, product development or introduction schedules, product costs, or information about product performance weaknesses.
  • Review and evaluate work of others, inside and outside the organization, to ensure effectiveness, technical adequacy, environment friendly and compatibility in the resolution of complex engineering problems.
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  • Prepare engineering sketches or specifications for construction, relocation, or installation of equipment, facilities, products, or systems, thinking the protection of the environment.
  • Prepare necessary criteria, procedures, reports, or plans for successful conduct of the project with consideration given to site preparation, facility validation, installation, quality assurance, environment or testing.
  • Plan and implement research, methodology, and procedures to apply principles of electronic theory to engineering projects.
  • Plan or develop applications or modifications for electronic properties used in components, products, or systems to improve technical performance and for the conservation of the nature.
  • Determine methods of improving environmental conditions including economic outputs.
  • Prepare technical and research environmental protection reports, and communicate the results to individuals in industry, government, the general public.
  • Elaborate plans for management of renewable resources.

Group 2 VET Trainer - Electromechanical engineer

  • Operate, test, maintain, or calibrate unmanned, automated, servo-mechanical, or electromechanical equipment.
  • Operate unmanned submarines, aircraft, or other equipment at worksites, such as oil rigs, deep ocean exploration, or hazardous waste removal.
  • Assist in testing and designing robotics equipment.
  • Inspect parts for surface defects.
  • Read blueprints, schematics, diagrams, or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assembly.
  • Verify part dimensions or clearances to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Test performance of electromechanical assemblies, using test instruments such as oscilloscopes, electronic voltmeters, or bridges.
  • Analyze and record test results, and prepare written testing documentation.
  • Align, fit, or assemble component parts, using hand or power tools, fixtures, templates, or microscopes.
  • Install electrical or electronic parts and hardware in housings or assemblies, using soldering equipment and hand tools.
  • Repair, rework, or calibrate hydraulic or pneumatic assemblies or systems to meet operational specifications or tolerances with the protection of the environment.
  • Train others to install, use, or maintain robots.
  • Operate metalworking machines to fabricate housings, jigs, fittings, or fixtures.
  • Develop, test, or program new robots which will help to maintain the sources of the nature.
  • Identify and characterize specific causes or sources of electrical waste.

Group 3 VET Trainer - Electric power generation engineer

  • Knowledge in electrical power engineering and specialization in overhead lines, substation plants or underground cables.
  • Knowledge in Overhead Lines
  • Distribution & Transmission Technical Knowledge
  • Supplement of Working safely in the power sector
  • Electrical and functional testing of plant and apparatus
  • Install underground cables protecting the environment,
  • Supplement of Live low-voltage distribution work.
  • Power engineering: electrical networks, plant & apparatus
  • Mathematics, mechanical & electrical theory in power engineering in environment.
  • Overhead line fault diagnosis
  • Hotglove operations
  • Complex earthing of overhead line transmission conductors
  • Fibre optic fusing, splicing and terminations
  • Inspection and maintenance of battery systems protecting the nature.
  • Electrical theory and principles in power engineering
  • Mathematics in power engineering
  • Mechanical theory and principles in green power engineering,
  • Develop environmentally safe methods and strategies for controlling electricity,
  • Develop methods and implement good practices of conserving or managing systems to protect the environment,
  • Advise colleagues on plans, problems or altenative conservation solutions in the protection of the environment.
  • Conduct research into the use of plant species as green fuels or in the production of green fuels.
  • Plan, develop and implement programme or policies for improving environmental habitats, avoiding the consumption of the nature.

EQF 7 LO 1 + Test questions LO 2 + Test questions LO 3 + Test questions LO 5 + Test questions

11 ECVET
VET trainers - Environmental engineers
VET trainers - Mechanical engineers
VET trainers - Civil engineers


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