Training programmes for the digital sector

The digital sector, one of the most dynamic in the Pays de la Loire region:


The digital ecosystem includes IT service companies; their business customers and companies from other sectors who are recruiting more and more digital staff; but also startups; associations like PiNG and ADN Ouest; public or private institutions (employment centres, higher education); laboratories (LS2N); Fablab and co-working spaces (like Fabmake, the fablab audencia or the cantine du numérique); events (like web2day, the digital week etc). Numerous stakeholders are contributing to develop the digital activity in the Pays de la Loire region through different projects and initiatives.
In response to this strong momentum, Centrale Nantes offers:
  • tailor-made programmes designed for specific business needs
  • specialised training programmes detailed below:

Find out more about our training programmes:

Invest In Digital People

Recruitment needs in the digital sector have been identified as part of the "Invest in digital people" programme, which brings together digital services companies, IT departments, ADN Ouest and Pole Emploi (Employment Centre). To meet these needs, several training sessions are underway in 2020.

The companies 4CAD group, Capgemini et Sogeti, CGI, Inetum, NIJI, Onepoint, Sigma and U GIE IRIS, have all expressed needs for Java web development skills. Centrale Nantes was one of several organisations specialising in digital training to be approached and met the required specifications.
  • Dates: 20 October 2022 to 22 May 2023
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Web Developer

Upon course completion, participants are able to develop customized web interfaces using front-end and back-end technologies in IT, algorithms and programming.

Dates: Contact us


R.O.S.: Robot Operating System

For anyone wishing to develop their use of and programming in R.O.S. - Robot Operating System - a complete operating system particularly suited to the development of robotic service applications.

Dates: Contact us

Embedded Interface Developer

Upon course completion, the participants will be able to develop embedded interfaces, which are adapted to customer needs, using front-end and back-end technologies.

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Web in pulse

This web development training programme is open to 18-30 year-old job seekers, in the Nantes area. It confers a "Junior Web Developer" certificate from Centrale Nantes and professional certification (level 5) in Web development as well as operational skills in front-end, back-end and project management.

  • 1st session: 7 October 2019 - 27 November 2020
  • 2nd session: 8 April 2021 - 17 December 2021

Mod Sim Academy: training in high performance computing

Mod Sim Academy is a 140-hour programme providing training on how to make effective use of a supercomputer for modelling and simulation projects.

What is a supercomputer used for?
  • Optimize the design of new systems, materials & products (engines, medicines etc)
  • Simulate complex physical phenomena (star formation)
  • Guard against natural hazards (earthquakes, severe weather etc)
  • Perform virtual experiments
Published on November 19, 2020 Updated on January 27, 2023