Level 4

Level 4 describes competences required for the autonomous planning and processing of technical tasks assigned within a comprehensive field of study or field of occupational activity which is subject to change.


Professional competence


Be in possession of in-depth general knowledge or professional theoretical knowledge within a field of study or one field of occupational activity.


Be in possession of a broad range of cognitive and practical skills which enable tasks to be processed and problems to be solved autonomously, and which enable the assessment of work outcomes and processes taking into account alternative actions and interactions with related areas.
Perform learning transfers.


Personal competence

Social competence

Contribute to the organisation of work in a group and the group’s learning or working environment ‑
and provide ongoing support. Justify processes and outcomes.
Communicate facts in a comprehensive manner.


Set own learning and working objectives, reflect on and achieve these objects, and take responsibility for them.