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Authorisation for Taking an Examination to Obtain the Combustion Installation Chief Technician Licence

Basic information

Institutional Body

MINISTRY OF DEVELOPMENT

Description

The procedure is the first part for the final issuance of the Master Craftsmans Licence for Combustion Installations. The parts of the process are: 1. Authorisation of participation in examinations for the purpose of obtaining Combustion Installation Chief Technician Licence - the final stage is the issuance of a Certificate (Attestation) of Submission of Supporting Documents – and 2. Issuance of a Combustion Installation Chief Technician Licence - the final stage is the issuance of the relevant Licence

At a glance

Points of ServicePoints of Single Contact (ΚΕΠ – EKE), Regions, Development Directorate/ Vocational Department of the Region of the place of professional establishment or the place of permanent residence
Number of Documents0
Cost~ 135
Process Diagram

Conditions

If the applicant holds the Attestation of Announcement of a Combustion Installation Technician, he/she must possess a degree from one of the following institutions: - A Vocational Training Institute (IEK) in the specialty of Gas Fuel or Heating Installations and Oil and Natural Gas Technology and he/she must have acquired 12 months of previous work experience or - A Vocational High School (EPAL) in Thermal Installations or of Oil and Natural Gas Technology as per Laws 4186/2013 or 4386/2016 or - A Vocational School (EPAS) in the specialty of Gaseous Fuels or - A Technical Vocational School (TEE) B Cycle in the specialty of Central Heating Maintenance or - An OAED speed course in the specialty of boiler room maintenance or - Apprentice Schools of OAED as per RD 3/1952 and Law 212/1969 in the specialty of Turbines – Boilers or - A Technical Vocational School (TES) in the specialty of Internal Combustion Engines and have acquired 24 months of previous work experience In case the applicant has attended one or more special Vocational training programs, the corresponding prerequisite service may be replaced up to 25% by those, after the issuance of an Attestation of Announcement or a valid Licence. The required previous service for holders of degrees from other schools, which after the issue of PD 114/2012, were recognized as equivalent to the aforementioned EPAL or ΕPΑS or IEK degrees, may be reduced in correspondence to the recognition granted. The required previous service for holders of a degree obtained abroad (in or out of the EU) in a corresponding specialty that has been recognized as equivalent to the aforementioned EPAL or ΕPΑS or IEK degrees, may be reduced in correspondence to the recognition granted. 1st part: Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician

a) The applicant must have announced the profession of Combustion Installation Technician or b) If the applicant is a citizen of an EU member state and has acquired his / her professional qualifications in another Member State, either as a self-employed or as an employee, these professional qualifications must have been recognized by the competent authority of the country. 1st part: Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician

If the interested party has obtained a relevant degree after the issuance of the relevant Certificate of Announcement, he must submit the relevant degree 1st part: Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician

Fees / Imposts

  • 1st part for the Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician
    Payment type
    Digital (web banking)
    Type
    Administrative Fee (not provided by e-paravolo webpage)
  • 2nd part for the Issuance of a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician - theoretical exam
    Payment type
    Digital (web banking)
    Type
    Administrative Fee (not provided by e-paravolo webpage)
  • 2nd part for the Issuance of a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician -practical exam
    Payment type
    Digital (web banking)
    Type
    Administrative Fee (not provided by e-paravolo webpage)

What you will need

  • Application– Solemn Declaration (Request description: Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician).
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    1st part: Authorisation to take an examination for a Licence of Combustion Installation Chief Technician
    Applicant status
    MINISTRY OF DEVELOPMENT
Approval of Participation in Examinations for the purpose of obtaining a Master Craftsman's Licence for Combustion Installations (Natural Person)
What you will need
1Photocopy of police ID or passport. In case the applicant is a citizen outside the EU a residence or work permit issued in accordance with the provisions in force is also submitted.Identification document
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2Clear photocopy of the Attestation of Announcement of the profession of Combustion Installation TechnicianCertificate
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3Decision of Recognition of professional qualifications by the Council for the Recognition of Professional Skills (SAEP).Certificate
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4If the applicant worked as an employee: Proof of previous work experience from the company where the applicant was employed, co-signed by the supervisor (holder of a Licence or an attestation of announcement), in which the details of the employer and the supervising Licencee or holder of the attestation of announcement - Licence number and issuing authority - the details of the person concerned, the duration of employment - exact time of employment in wages -, the specialty and the level to which the person concerned has been trained shall appear.Proof of Previous Service
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5If the applicant has acquired experience as an extended-term reserve private or a reserve officer during the fulfillment of his military obligations: Attestation from a competent military authority, indicating in detail the type of service performed and its durationProof of Previous Service
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6If the applicant worked as a self-employed: Solemn Declaration of Law 1599/1986 stating: a) the duration of the previous work experience with reference to the specialty and the level of employment of the applicant, b) that he/she was employing by a project or employment contract a supervising Licencee or a person entitled to supervise - with reference to the name and the number of the Certificate of Announcement or Licence of the supervisor, c) that the average annual turnover exceeds 60% of the average annual individual disposable income (MEADE), as calculated by ELSTAT. during the period of acquisition of the experience and d) that he/she possesses the supporting documents described in paragraphs 2.1., 2.2. and 2.3. of article 6 of PD 115/2012.Proof of Previous Service
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7If the applicant was employed in Public Sector, Legal Entity of Public or Private Law and Local Government Authorities: Hiring decision from which it can be deduced that the applicant and/or the supervisor was hired as a Technician, Chief Technician or Foreman of installations or Decision of the competent authority assigning the tasks of technician, chief technician or foreman, to the interested person, provided that he/she has the required Licence, or, in the case of the technician, an attestation of announcementProof of Previous Service
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8If the applicant attended a special professional training program: Certificate of attendance of the special professional training programProof of Previous Service
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9In case of inability to present the above-mentioned supporting documents, as a result of the destruction of records or employment records or from another cause, the following may be accepted as evidence: Booklets of insurance stamps, as well as any other public document, from which the employment of the applicant in a job position with the same or related object is deduced and the interested party must substantiate in his/her application the reasons for which he/she is unable to provide the necessary supporting documents. One or more supporting documents are submitted that cover as a minimum the required total duration of previous professional experience. In case the previous experience was acquired in another EU member state the corresponding supporting documents must be validated for their authenticity by the respective competent authorities of that Member StateProof of Previous Service
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10Two recent photosPhotographs
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11If the interested party is a non-EU citizen a residence or work permit issued in accordance with the written provisions is also submitted.Residence Permit
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12Copy of degree.Proof of Study
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13In case the degree has been obtained abroad, the applicant must also present: Equivalence decision of the Hellenic Organization for the Certification of Qualifications and Professional Guidance (EOPPEP).Proof of Study
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Legislation

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    Replacement of existing Licences
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    Appointment of an examination committee of a Region for conducting examinations for several regions
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    Determination of Compensation of the Examination Committees
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    Date of commencement Licences
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    Vocational Training Programs
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    Examination procedure
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    Liquid and Gaseous Fuel Plant Test Material
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    Inclusion in ΚΕP-EKE
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    Inclusion in ΚΕP-EKE
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    Licensing of examination bodies for the issuance of a Licence to practice technical professions
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    Prerequisites - Supporting Documents - Procedure – Checks
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    Procedure - Definitions - Scope of responsibility
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About

Process code
131056
NACE code
43.2
Description of NACE code
Electrical, plumbing and other construction installation activities
Legal means of protection or appeal
Judicial redress 
Rules for non-response by the competent authority and legal consequences
Tacit approval

In case of expiration of the above deadline of 15 days, it is considered that the application of the interested party has been implicitly accepted, according to par. 4 of article 14 of Law 3844/2010 (Government Gazette 63 / AD / 3-5-2010). The interested party in the above case of tacit approval may request the relevant certificate from the Issuing Authority, in accordance with par. 4 of article 10 of Law 3230/2004 (Government Gazette 44 / AD / 11.02.2004).

Other Information

Languages supported
English
Ways of provision
Establishment

Remarks

The implementation deadline concerns the issue of a certificate for the approval on Taking an Examination to Obtain the Combustion Installation Chief Technician Licence.

ID: 131056

Name: Authorisation for Taking an Examination to Obtain the Combustion Installation Chief Technician Licence