Basic knowledge for cat. A, B1 and B2 are indicated by the knowledge levels (1, 2 or 3) against each applicable subject.
Category C applicant shall meet either category B1 or B2 basic knowledge level.
The knowledge level indicators are defined on defined on 3 levels
LEVEL 1 - Familiarization with the principal elements
LEVEL 2 - General knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects
LEVEL 3 - Detailed knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject and a capacity to combine and apply the separate elements of knowledge in a logical and comprehensive manner.
(a) The applicant should know the theory of the subject and interrelation ship with other subjects.
(b) The applicant should be able to give a detailed description of the subject using theoretical fundamentals and specific examples.
(c ) The applicant should understand and be able to use mathematical formulae related to the subject.
(d) The applicant should be able to read, understand and prepare sketches, simple drawings and schematics describing the subject.
(e) The applicant should be able to apply his knowledge in a practical manner using manufacturer's instructions.
(f) The applicant should be able to interpret results from various sources and measurements and apply corrective action where appropriate.