Qualification Standard

Authorising body:
Group of fields: Agriculture and Forestry
Occupation: Zoo keeper, Breeder of exotic birds
Validity of standard: from 29/11/2016
Qualification level: 4

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Assembly and maintenance of facilities for exotic birds, ensuring optimum environment, operational record keeping

4

Operation of machines and technical background in exotic bird farms, ensuring occupational health and safety

4

Reproduction of exotic birds

4

Natural breeding and rearing of exotic birds, operating hatcheries

4

Prevention of diseases in exotic bird farms

4

Preparation of feed and feeding of exotic birds

4

Specification of exotic birds and specific breeding of more demanding species

4

Ensuring welfare in exotic bird farms

4

Application of laws, regulations and treaties governing breeding of endangered species, such as the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species

4

Capture of and professional handling of exotic birds, transport

4

Providing qualified information in the field of exotic bird breeding

4

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.

 

Entities represented in the following work group have contributed:

Zoologická zahrada hl. m. Prahy

Zoologická zahrada Jihlava

Střední odborná škola a Střední odborné učiliště v Praze 9 - Čakovicích